Latest News from News 3

Las Vegas News | Weather | Sports | Traffic - MyNews3

Tigers' Iglesias not expected to play this season

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 6/04/2014 10:26 am

Detroit, MI ( - Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias reportedly is not expected to play at all this season as he continues to recover from stress fractures in both legs.

Iglesias learned of the diagnosis in March after he had been suffering from discomfort in his legs during spring training. The Tigers, at that time, expected him to be out for at least 4-to-6 months.

On Wednesday, Tigers president and general manager Dave Dombrowski told the Detroit News that he doesn't expect Iglesias to return this season.

"He is progressing as projected," Dombrowski told the paper. "But we do not think he will be ready at any point this season to play."

Iglesias hit .303 with three homers, 16 doubles and 29 RBI over 109 games with Boston and Detroit last season. In 46 games with the Tigers after a July 30 trade, he hit .259 with two homers and 10 RBI.



Popular Right Now:
Earthquake rumbles across Southern Nevada 

Updated: 5/22/2015 1:51:00 PM

Deaths require compassion in coroner's office 

Updated: 5/22/2015 10:40:00 AM

Employees work at the Clark County Coroner's Office.  (Vicki Gonzalez)


All content © Copyright 2015 Sinclair Broadcast Group. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service
You may also view our Sitemap.

FCC assistance for any person with disabilities can be provided by contacting us at

KSNV Profile & Public Inspection Files

2015 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. All rights reserved. Portions by Broadcast Interactive Media

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.