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Tigers put Candelario on DL
Tuesday May 15, 2018 12:00am

(DETROIT) – The Detroit Tigers placed starting third baseman Jeimer Candelario on the 10-day disabled list Monday with tendinitis in his left wrist. Infielder Dawel Lugo was recalled from Triple-A Toledo in a corresponding move. Candelario is tied for the Tigers' lead with five home runs this season and leads the team with 16 RBIs. He is batting .272. He joins Miguel Cabrera, Leonys Martin, Jordan Zimmermann, Alex Wilson and Daniel Norris on the DL for the Tigers. Lugo, 23, is batting .284 with a home run and 12 RBIs at Triple-A this season. His first game with the Tigers will mark his major league debut.

Jeimer Candelario (file photo)
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