Andrew Romine traded to Tigers
KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- The Detroit Tigers quickly moved to help replace injured shortstop Jose Iglesias, acquiring Andrew Romine from the Los Angeles Angels on Friday for left-hander Jose Alvarez.
The AL Central champions dealt for Romine a day after they learned Iglesias could miss the season because of stress fractures in both legs.
"We talked about having a shortstop you can catch the ball and run a little bit," general manager Dave Dombrowski said. "He fits that description."
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