Tigers Issue Statement Regarding SI.com Report


DETROIT – The following statement is attributable to the Detroit Tigers:

“The Detroit Tigers fully support Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
We are aware of this report, however since this matter is currently part of an investigation by Major League Baseball, the Club is not at liberty to comment.”

Source: Detroit Tigers Media

Jhonny Peralta’s name discovered in the Biogenesis records.
Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated reports:
“Detroit Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta is named in the records of Tony Bosch, the director of the Biogenesis wellness clinic in Coral Gables, Fla., that is the target of an MLB investigation into performance-enhancing drugs, according to sources familiar with the records.”

Source: NBC Sports Hardball Talk