Tigers ink three to minor league deals
by Al Melchior | Data Analyst
(12/2/2013) Baseball America reports that the Tigers signed first baseman Mike Hessman and relievers Eduardo Sanchez and Patrick McCoy to minor league deals.
Hessman was in the Reds' system for 2013, and he batted .240 with 25 home runs for Triple-A Louisville. Sanchez spent most of the season with the Triple-A affiliates of the Cardinals and Cubs, but he did make four appearances for the Cubs. McCoy, pitching in the Nationals' organization, split his time between Double-A Harrisburg and Triple-A Syracuse, going 2-1 with a 5.06 ERA.