Jhonny Peralta back from suspension

Updated: September 27, 2013, 7:26 PM ET
Associated Press

MIAMI -- Jhonny Peralta returned from a 50-game suspension Friday night, starting in left field for the Detroit Tigers against the Miami Marlins.

That's right, the career infielder is trying a new position in an effort to earn a spot on Detroit's postseason roster. And Peralta is so excited to be back that he's fine with the change.

"This is an emotional day for me," Peralta said. "This is where I want to be. I want to be back with the team, helping in any way I can."

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