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3 Reasons the Tigers Traded Vasquez

On Monday, the Tigers got the reliever they were looking for, but it came at a high price, shipping out top five prospect, outfielder Danry Vasquez. Why were the Tigers willing to part with the talented youngster?
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Tiger acquire right- hander Jose Veras

J. Meric/Getty Images The Detroit Tigers have added an arm to their bullpen. On Monday the Tigers reached a deal with the Houston Astros for right hander Jose Veras. Veras , 32, has been one of few bright spots for the Astros this season [...]
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Tigers obtain reliever Jose Veras from Astros for OF Danry Vasquez, player to be named

The Detroit Tigers have obtained some help for the back end of the bullpen. The Tigers have obtained Houston Astros closer Jose Veras for minor-league outfielder Danry Vasquez and a player to be named later. "We are pleased to add an experienced arm to our bullpen" Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said in a release. "Jose can pitch in a variety of roles provides...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jose Veras Traded to Detroit Tigers for Prospect Danry Vasquez

The Detroit Tigers acquired Houston Astros closer Jose Veras on Monday, bolstering their bullpen just one day before the MLB trade deadline. The Tigers will send prospect Danry Vasquez and a player to be named later back to the Astros. Veras had 19 saves in 22 chances for the Astros this season, while posting a 2.93 ERA and 1.00 WHIP. The 32-year-old reliever last pitched in the...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Six run sixth drops Captains, 10-1

COMSTOCK PARK, MI- The main theme of the series has been a big inning putting the game away and the West Michigan Whitecaps (8-9) did just that. The Whitecaps scored seven runs in the sixth inning to defeat the Lake County Captains (6-13) by a final score of 10-1 Wednesday afternoon. The Captains scored first with a run in the top of the second inning. Third baseman Leonardo Castillo hit...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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