Originally written on Fox Sports Detroit  |  By DANA WAKIJI  |  Last updated 8/5/13
If Tigers manager Jim Leyland is disappointed or angry that Jhonny Peralta has accepted a 50-game suspension due to his connection to the Biogenesis clinic, he's not saying. But some of Peralta's teammates were talking. On Monday, Peralta released a statement saying, "I made a terrible mistake that I deeply regret I take full responsibility for my actions, have no excuses for my lapse in judgment and I accept my suspension." Reporters in Cleveland were told before entering Leyland's office that he would not be discussing Peralta. As soon as someone brought up Peralta's name, Leyland ended his pre-game media session, not even 90 seconds after it started. However, Tigers president and general manager Dave Dombrowski did address the issue with the media. "It's very mixed emotions," Dombrowski said. I've had a chance to talk to Jhonny and his representatives. Jhonny has done a lot of good things for our organization. He's a very good person who has conducted himself well. He bro...
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