Discussion

Tigers acquire Alex Gonzalez

Updated: March 24, 2014, 2:31 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Faced with the likelihood that shortstop Jose Iglesias won't play this season, the Detroit Tigers traded for a second shortstop in four days Monday, acquiring veteran Alex Gonzalez from the Baltimore Orioles for utilityman Steve Lombardozzi.

The trade for Gonzalez follows a trade from Friday, when Detroit acquired shortstop Andrew Romine from the Los Angeles Angels for left-hander Jose Alvarez.

Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said the right-hand hitting Gonzalez ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


ALSO SEE

MORE MLB HEADLINES