Sep 22 2028: Roster moves - by farmer on September 4th, 2016
The Tigers announced they have released 31 year old Mario Battle. The left handed pitcher was a 94 SI and 11 potential. The release opened up a spot in the bullpen for 24 year old Daniel Mendez. Mendez is also a lefty but has more potential than Battle. Mendez is ranked as the Tigers number 6 prospect. He has the upside potential to be a closer or back end reliever.
The move was clearly made to get younger and develop the talent. The Tigers currently sit 11 games back of 1st place. Mario Battle was rumored to be released in the off season but as he along with the Tigers slid, his departure date moved up.
May 29 2028: Top prospect - by farmer on August 5th, 2016
The Tigers have called up Javier Romero. The 23 year old outfielder is ranked as the number 1 prospect. He has 14 pot and a SI of 99. Manager Ed Callahan is excited to have him in the big leagues.
May 06 2028: No no - by farmer on July 30th, 2016
27 year old Juan Chavez three a no hitter in a 1-0 win. He walked two and struck out 3. Chavez needed 100 pitches in the process. Robert Thompson's walk off RBI single was the difference.
Nov 04 2023: Minor leaguer recalled - by farmer on August 21st, 2015
The Tigers called up 24 year old pitcher Owen Green. Green is the Tigers 7th best prospect. He has an 81 skill index
Oct 16 2022: Minor Leaguer realeased - by farmer on May 31st, 2015
The Tigers released Myung Dae Son a right handed pitcher from South Korea. The 23 year old was the 18th best minor league player in the Tigers farm system. He was currently in AAA but has consistently put up ERAs in the 4.00s. Myung is 61 skill index. The Tigers have yet to fill Dae Son's roster spot.