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DIXON MACHADO RUMORS

Detroit Tigers seem poised to promote Dixon Machado to replace struggling Nick Castellanos

Nick Castellanos’ struggles at the plate this season are well documented. After going 0-for-3 against the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night, the 23-year-old continues to fall deeper and deeper into his season-long slump. He’s hitting just .221 with four home runs. It seems the Detroit Tigers patience is wearing thin. If Castellanos doesn’t show signs of breaking out of this...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Game 2015.46: Tigers at Athletics

Well, and here I thought having Dixon Machado called up would mean that we’d be spared the awe-inspiring sight of Hernan Perez at the plate for a while. A lot of us have been saying that Ian Kinsler could really use a day off (he was 1-for-Houston, with a number of cringe-worthy strikeouts), so Brad Ausmus is giving the day off to…Miguel Cabrera, who just went 2-for-4 with a...
Via Tigers Weblog
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Tigers Add Nesbitt and Machado, Claim Zeid From Houston

Additions to the 40-Man: The Tigers announced several roster moves today. They added minor leaguers Angel Nesbitt and Dixon Machado to the 40 man roster to protect them from the MLB’s Rule 5 Draft which takes place on December 11th. The deadline to protect players from this draft is at midnight tonight, November 20th. Dixon Machado as a member of AA Erie in 2014. Machado, whom...
Via The Majors Detroit
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers protect two prospects from Rule 5 Draft

The Tigers completed their 40-man roster Thursday. By purchasing the contracts of right-hander Angel Nesbitt and infielder Dixon Machado, the Tigers have protected them from the Rule 5 Draft, which will be held Dec. 11. Thursday at 11:59 p.m. ET is the deadline for teams to put prospects they want to protect from the Rule 5 Draft on their 40-man rosters. The Rule 5 Draft allows teams...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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