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Detroit Tigers Option Danny Worth To Make Room For Omar Infante

On Tuesday, the Detroit Tigers announced via the account of Media Relations Director Brian Britten that the club has optioned the contract of infielder Danny Worth to the club's Triple-A minor league affiliate, the Toledo Mud Hens, in order to make room for newly acquired second baseman Omar Infante.

The Tigers acquired Infante on Monday night in a trade with the Miami Marlins that included right-handed starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez in exchange for top prospects Jacob Turner, Rob Brantly and Brian Flynn.

Worth has played in 35 games with the Tigers in 2012 and recorded a .212 batting average with three RBI in 79 plate appearances.

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