AP Source: Cubs, Jose Veras Near $4M Contract A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs and reliever Jose Veras were closing in on a $4 million, one-year contract.
Veras, Downs, Tuiasosopo Not Returning To Tigers In 2014The Detroit Tigers announced they will not renew the 2014 option on Jose Veras and that Darin Downs and Matt Tuiasosopo have been claimed off waivers.
Bullpen Blues Continue As Tigers Waste Early 5-Run LeadThe Detroit Tigers worked hard during the season to shore up their vulnerable bullpen, and despite those efforts, a lack of dependable relief arms took a dramatic toll Sunday.
Summer Optimism. It's Been An Awesome Week In Detroit [BLOG]If you’re a fan of most sports in Detroit, this week has been swell.
Dombrowski Says Tigers Accomplished Their Trade Goal By Signing VerasVeras, who currently has an ERA of 2.93 and WHIP of 1.000 in 42 games this season, was acquired by the Tigers for Single-A outfielder Danry Vasquez, rated the team's number four prospect.
Tigers Trade For Astros Closer Jose VerasThe Detroit Tigers today announced the club has acquired righthanded pitcher Jose Veras from the Houston Astros in exchange for outfielder Danry Vasquez and a player to be named later on or before September 15, 2013.