It was a heartwarming scene as young Buck Farmer, almost fresh from A ball, took the mound last night with friends and family cheering him on. Buck did a reasonable job, keeping the Tigers in the game through 5 innings. After the game Farmer was optioned to Toledo, and RHP Melvin Mercedes was recalled. You’ll remember that Buck was brought up from AA Erie, so the demotion to Toledo...
DETROIT -- The Tigers' revolving door in the bullpen is turning once again. After the game, the Tigers optioned starter Buck Farmer down to Triple-A Toledo. Farmer did not get a decision after allowing four runs on six hits while walking one and striking out four in five innings in his major-league debut. In 20 starts with Single-A West Michigan (18 starts) and Double-A Erie (2...
The Toledo Mud Hens got in the holiday spirit for the Christmas (in July) season. The Triple-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers decided on the festive theme for Saturday's doubleheader against the Louisville Bats -- which featured not one, but two different Christmas-themed jerseys. The Mud Hens sported these elf-inspired jerseys for the noon game: For the night cap, The Hens made...
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