Club Statement from Detroit Tigers Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Al Avila

DETROIT -- The following statement is attributable to Al Avila, Detroit Tigers Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations and General Manager.

"I have stated several times since becoming Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations and General Manager that we are evaluating all personnel, and know that includes the players, the manager and his staff, and minor league operations. In fact, I reconfirmed with Mr. Ilitch and Manager Brad Ausmus this morning that these evaluations are on-going and decisions in any of these areas will be made by the end of the season."