Younger Meadows among 5 protected from Rule 5 Draft

The Tigers added five prospects to their 40-man roster Tuesday to protect them from next month's Rule 5 Draft: Reese Olson, RHP (No. 9 Tigers prospect per MLB Pipeline) Why he's protected: The 23-year-old Olson is part of the next wave of prospects who ...

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Detroit Tigers protect five prospects from Rule 5 draft, trim 40-man roster to create space

The Detroit Tigers added 3 hitting prospects and 2 pitchers to their 40-man roster ahead of next month's Rule 5 draft, and DFA'd Kyle Funkhouser.

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Funkhouser among five Tigers cut to clear room for Rule 5-eligible prospects

Detroit – Just two seasons ago, right-hander Kyle Funkhouser emerged as a versatile and vital part of the Tigers' bullpen, covering 68.1 innings and posting a 3.42 ERA. Now, after missing the entire 2022 season with a shoulder injury that ultimately ...

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Tigers Announce Several Roster Moves

The Tigers announced several roster moves in advance of tonight's Rule 5 protection deadline. Five players have been added to the 40-man roster: right-handers Reese Olson and Brendan White, infielders Andre Lipcius and Wenceel Perez, ...

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Tigers add five prospects to the 40-man roster

One minor surprise was that third baseman Andre Lipcius was also protected. Lipcius is the type of prospect that managers and coaches tend to appreciate. He's not that versatile, but he's a solid hitter with good discipline and a team leader.

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Tigers add 5 youngsters to the roster; veteran reliever among those cut

The Detroit Tigers have added five young players to the 40-man roster to protect them from being selected in next month's Rule 5 Draft. The club selected: Right-handed pitchers Reese Olson and Brendan White; infielders Andre Lipcius and Wenceel Perez; ...

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Detroit Tigers announce Rule 5 Draft protections

The Detroit Tigers have annouced which prospects they will add to the 40-man ...

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New Detroit Tigers president of baseball operations Scott Harris has been extremely busy since coming to the Motor City as he has been making moves right and left to improve the organization. In fact, Harris was making moves on Tuesday, as he completed ...

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