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Ex-Tiger Evan Reed ordered to stand trial on sexual assault charges

  A judge has ordered ex-Detroit Tigers pitcher Evan Reed tried on sexual assault charges involving a woman who says she believes he drugged her before attempting sex with her. Detroit 36th District Judge Shannon Walker on Wednesday sent the case to Wayne County Circuit Court for trial. Reed's first hearing is March 13. Prosecutors successfully appealed an earlier judge's decision...
Via Associated Press
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Sexual assault charges against Tigers minor league pitcher Evan Reed dismissed

Tigers minor league pitcher Evan Reed had sexual assault charges against him dismissed this afternoon after accusations by a 45-year old women were deemed not credible by 36th District Court Judge Kenneth King.  Take it away Detroit News: “I don’t find her to be a very credible witness,” said 36th District Court Judge Kenneth King. The judge said prosecutors didn’t meet the standard...
Via The Majors Detroit
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers pitcher charged with sexual assault

Evan Reed’s ERA and WHIP are now the least of his worries as a lengthy jail sentence is now looming over his head. Wayne County prosecutor Kym Worthy announced Wednesday that Tigers/Mud Hens pitcher Evan Reed will face two counts of criminal sexual conduct stemming from an incident this past March at the Motor City Casino Hotel. According to reports originating from the Detroit Police...
Via The Majors Detroit
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Evan Reed Investigation Advances

Despite a wildly successful start to the 2014 season for the Detroit Tigers there has been a cloud hanging over the club since Opening Day regarding a sexual assault investigation involving Tigers reliever Evan Reed. There was an incident on March 30th at the Motor City Casino involving Reed and a woman which has been investigated since by the Detroit Police Department. On Wednesday...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Warrant request filed for Tigers pitcher Evan Reed

According to CBS Detroit, the Wayne County’s Prosecutor’s Office received a warrant request for Tigers pitcher Evan Reed. The Prosecutor’s Office wouldn’t identify Reed by name but did mention the the warrant request was for a 28-year old Tigers player who was involved alleged incident that took place at the Motor City Casino on March 30th. Reports surfaced last month that, Reed...
Via The Majors Detroit
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Evan Reed questioned by Detroit Police over alleged sexual assault

Tigers relief pitcher Evan Reed was questioned by Detroit Police this week stemming from sexual assault allegations late last month. Detroit Police Sgt. Michael Woody confirmed to that the department did indeed talk to Reed but wouldn’t elaborate on how long the meeting was only that the investigation is ongoing, no one is being held in custody and that no charges have...
Via The Majors Detroit
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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