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Tigers agree to minor league deal with Santiago

DETROIT (AP) The Detroit Tigers have agreed to a minor league contract with left-hander Hector Santiago with an invite to major league spring training.

The Tigers announced the move Wednesday.

Standings - AL Central

Teams W L Pct GB L10 Stk
MIN 101 61 .623 - 8-2 L1
CLE 93 69 .574 8.0 4-6 L5
CHW 72 89 .447 28.5 7-3 W1
KC 59 103 .364 42.0 3-7 W1
DET 47 114 .292 53.5 2-8 L1

Team Leaders - Hitting

Name Total
AVG Miguel Cabrera .282
HR C.J. Cron 25
RBI C.J. Cron 78
R Niko Goodrum 61
SB Niko Goodrum 12
RC Miguel Cabrera 65.2
OBP Miguel Cabrera .346
SLG Miguel Cabrera .398
OPS Miguel Cabrera .744

Team Leaders - Pitching

Name Total
W Ivan Nova 11
K Matthew Boyd 238
IP Ivan Nova 187
QS Matthew Boyd 14
SV Joe Jimenez 9
ERA Matthew Boyd 4.56
WHIP Chance Kirby -

Team Rankings - Hitting

Total AL Rank MLB Rank
R 582 5 15
AVG .240 5 13
SLG 0.388 5 15
OBP .294 5 15
HR 149 5 15
SB 57 4 11

Team Rankings - Pitching

Total AL Rank MLB Rank
W 47 5 15
ERA 5.25 5 14
WHIP 1.460 4 13
K/9 8.59 3 9
BAA 0.275 5 15
SLG 0.478 5 14
OBP .342 4 12

Latest Game - Sep 29, 2019

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
DET (47-114) 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 7 1
CHW (72-89) 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 x 5 4 0

W: Cordero (1-1) L: Turnbull (3-17) S: Herrera (1)

DET - HR: Cabrera  (12) , Rodriguez (14)

CHW - HR: Castillo  (12)

Player News

Michael Fulmer SP: Fulmer (elbow) is throwing... Jan 23, 6:41PM

Dawel Lugo 3B: Lugo is expected to compete... Jan 23, 2:22PM

Jeimer Candelario 3B: Candelario is expected to... Jan 23, 2:08PM

Hector Santiago SP: Santiago agreed Wednesday... Jan 22, 11:58AM

Eduardo Jimenez RP: Jimenez joined the... Jan 21, 4:29PM

Player Injuries

Player Injury Status Exp Return
Beau Burrows SP Oblique Day-to-Day 2020/02/01
Michael Fulmer SP Elbow Day-to-Day 2020/07/01
C.J. Cron 1B Thumb Day-to-Day 2020/02/01
Sergio Alcantara SS Undisclosed Day-to-Day 2020/02/01
Franklin Perez SP Shoulder Day-to-Day 2020/03/07

Recent Transactions

Date Player Transaction
2020/01/22 Hector Santiago SP   Signed to a Minor League Contract
2020/01/13 Matt Hall RP  Designated for Assignment
2020/01/13 Ivan Nova SP  Signed as Free Agent ( 2020)(one-year contract)
2020/01/11 Dario Agrazal SP   Outrighted to Minors
2020/01/10 Matthew Boyd SP  Signed ( 2020)(avoids arbitration)

Last 5 Games

Date Team Result
Sun, Sep 29 @Chicago Sox L, 5-3 Boxscore Recap
Sat, Sep 28 @Chicago Sox W, 4-3 Boxscore Recap
Sat, Sep 28 @Chicago Sox L, 7-1 Boxscore Recap
Fri, Sep 27 @Chicago Sox T, Boxscore Recap
Fri, Sep 27 @Chicago Sox PPD Boxscore Recap

Next 5 Games

Date Team Time
Thu, Mar 26 @Cleveland 1:10PM EDT Preview
Sat, Mar 28 @Cleveland 1:10PM EDT Preview
Sun, Mar 29 @Cleveland 1:10PM EDT Preview
Mon, Mar 30 Kansas City 1:10PM EDT Preview
Wed, Apr 1 Kansas City 1:10PM EDT Preview