Tom Yewcic, a multisport standout who played one game at catcher for the Detroit Tigers before spending several years as a punter with the Boston Patriots, has died. An obituary posted on the website of Keefe Funeral Home in Massachusetts said Yewcic died Tuesday. Yewcic grew up in Pennsylvania and played football and baseball at Michigan State.
The Detroit Tigers can't rely solely on Spencer Torkelson and Riley Greene to complete the organization's offensive rebuild. They need more prospects.
Infielders Isaac Paredes and Sergio Alcantara and outfielders Derek Hill and Daz Cameron combined to hit . with a . OPS in 202 plate appearances.