1. Both were career minor leaguers, who made their major league debuts at the age of 27 for the Detroit Tigers, Rhymes in 2010, and Berry in 2012.
Some people have a high threshold for pain.
Will Rhymes is now a free agent and eligible to sign with any of the 30 major league clubs.
The Tigers lost their seventh consecutive game Monday, 5-3 to the visiting Yankees, so they made a roster move after the game. Another move will have to be made Wednesday when Victor Martinez is eligible to come off the disabled list.
The Detroit Tigers optioned the contract of Will Rhymes to Triple-A Toledo after Monday’s 5-3 loss to the New York Yankees and recalled Scott Sizemore from the Mud Hens.
He is a 27 year old “journeyman” yet Will Rhymes has impressed me. I’d open with him at second base if I was Jim Leyland. I like his approach.
Nobody was looking to send Tigers rookie second baseman Will Rhymes to the minor leagues after Sunday’s game.
Will Rhymes or Carlos Guillen?