The season for Jeimer Candelario is over.
The Detroit Tigers have announced that the 3rd baseman has been placed on the 10-Day DL with a lower back strain, ending his year.
Conversely, Christin Stewart has been recalled from the alternate training site in Toledo.
Jeimer Candelario is going on the 10-day IL with a lower back strain, so he’ll miss the remainder of the season.
Tigers recall Christin Stewart.
— Cody Stavenhagen (@CodyStavenhagen) September 25, 2020
In 52 games played, Candelario hit seven home runs with a .297 batting average and .872 OPS. Meanwhile, Stewart has hit three home runs with nine RBI in 33 games with Detroit.
The Tigers continue their series with the Royals tonight.