Tue, 19 Jun 2012 08:31:14 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Brad Eldred is leaving the organization to sign with the Hiroshima Toyo Carp of the Japanese League.
Mon, 18 Jun 2012 22:43:59 -0700
The Detroit Tigers scratched 1B Brad Eldred Monday, June 18, at Triple-A Toledo, and manager Phil Nevin confirmed he is healthy, but would not comment on the reason. An earlier report had Japanese League team Hiroshima Carp interested in his services. He was seen hugging teammates and saying goodbye after the game Monday. The Tigers signed free-agent INF Jeff Baisley (Dodgers) and assigned him to Toledo.
Mon, 18 Jun 2012 19:15:09 -0700
A report of out Japan has the Hiroshima Carp interested in the services of Detroit Tigers 1B Brad Eldred, who is currently playing for Triple-A Toledo.
Sun, 06 May 2012 05:49:26 -0700
Updating previous reports, Detroit Tigers 1B Brad Eldred has been sent outright to Triple-A Toledo.
Fri, 04 May 2012 09:29:31 -0700
The Detroit Tigers activated OF Delmon Young from the restricted list Friday, May 4, and designated 1B Brad Eldred for assignment in a corresponding move. Young will be available off the bench Friday.
Thu, 26 Apr 2012 16:58:28 -0700
The Detroit Tigers will use 1B Brad Eldred in the lineup as their primary designated hitter. "I'm going to run him in there," manager Jim Leyland said Thursday, April 26. "He's been one of the hottest hitters in baseball, in the minor leagues. I'm DH-ing him and I'm going to put him in that spot. How long depends on how he does." Eldred batted .388 with 13 homers and 35 RBIs in just 20 games for Triple-A Toledo, and five of those homers and 10 RBIs came in the past three games.
Thu, 26 Apr 2012 13:19:06 -0700
The Detroit Tigers released 2B Brandon Inge Thursday, April 26, and are calling up 1B Brad Eldred from the minors.
Thu, 26 Apr 2012 06:45:40 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Brad Eldred is hitting .388 with 13 homers and 35 RBIs in 20 games at Triple-A Toledo. He has 21 strikeouts to seven walks in 80 at-bats, though.
Wed, 25 Apr 2012 21:11:40 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Brad Eldred has 13 home runs in 20 games with Triple-A Toledo. He is also batting .388 with 35 RBIs through the games Wednesday, April 25.
Sat, 21 Jan 2012 11:50:25 -0800
The Detroit Tigers have signed SP James Avery (Reds) and 1B Brad Eldred (Giants) to minor league contracts that do not include invitations to major league spring training camp.