2:22 AM EDT, Fri April 28, 2017
Grand Rapids Press

Tigers lefty Daniel Stumpf confirms he's on waivers, could elect free agency

If he goes unclaimed, Stumpf wouldnt have to return to the Kansas City Royals. Daniel StumpfMLB.com  LAKELAND, Fla. -- Detroit Tigers left-handed reliever Daniel Stumpf said Thursday that he is currently on waivers, which means he didn't make the team's Opening Day roster. That's the bad news. The good news is that he's in a better position than most Rule 5 draft picks, who are largely subject to moves outside their control. Assuming he goes unclaimed, Stumpf has the right to elect free agency, because this is his second time as a Rule 5 pick. Normally, a Rule...