It’s always tough when teams lose key players to injuries just before the season starts. The Detroit Tigers now have about three weeks to find a shortstop after it was learned Jose Iglesias succumbed to a shin injury that will keep him out for a while.
Iglesias will miss most of 2014 with shin injury according to another player that is close to him. Speculation that Tigers will pursue Drew
— Jim Bowden (@JimBowden_ESPN) March 15, 2014
If the Tigers are able to pick up free-agent infielder Stephen Drew, that would go a long way seeing as the former Boston Red Sox is a more than capable replacement for Iglesias.