Detroit Tigers acquire minor league Jamie Westbrook in trade with Milwaukee Brewers

Posted at 10:32 AM, Apr 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-13 10:32:28-04

(WXYZ) — The Detroit Tigers have acquired minor league infielder and outfielder Jamie Westbrook in a trade with the Milwaukee Brewers.

The team made the announcement on Wednesday afternoon, saying the Brewers would get cash considerations.

Westbrook had played for the Brewers' Triple-A affiliate Nashville Sounds. He had five hits in 10 at-bats this year with three runs scored.

In 89 games last year between AA and AAA, he appeared in 89 games and had a .281 batting average.