Detroit Tigers Jose Iglesias, left, shakes hands with musician and Detroit native Jack White after Iglesias was introduced by Miguel Cabrera, center, before their game today in Lakeland, Fla. (Photo: Julian H. Gonzalez, Detroit Free Press)
Miguel Cabrera battling back problems = Miguel Cabrera, a star representing both Team Venezuela and the Detroit Tigers, is likely to miss the remainder of the World Baseball Classic (WBC) amid back issues, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today. The Tigers see the move as precautionary and they still expect Cabrera to be ready for Opening Day. His back tightened up on him while playing first base during Thursday’s game against the Dominican Republic. Though he is…..
Feb 27, 2017; Lakeland, FL, USA; Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson (7) rounds third base to score during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Joker Marchant Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports