Originally posted on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 7/31/13
A busy sports day in Detroit just got a busier as fans learned a valuable lesson of NEVER trusting what a general manager has to say. Hours after Dave Dombrowski made it look as though Detroit wasn’t on the verge of any blockbuster deals or addressing an impending short stop dilemma, the Tigers did a total 180. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com, the Tigers sent outfielder Avisail Garcia to the Chicago White Sox in a three team deal that sent Jake Peavy to the Red Sox and Boston shortstop Jose Iglesias back to Detroit. Three-way, as first reported by @WEEI, surely will have more names involved than Peavy, Iglesias and A. Garcia. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 31, 2013 In addition to Garcia the Tigers also parted with pitcher Brayan Villarreal who will be making his way to the Red Sox. The 23-year-old Iglesias comes to Detroit as perhaps the best defensive shortstop in the game. In fact prior to the season Baseball America said just that of the previously 9th rated p...
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