Tigers DFA reliever Reed

06/18/2014 11:55 AM

06/18/2014 12:02 PM

Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Tigers designated reliever Evan Reed for assignment on Wednesday.

The move cleared a spot for right-hander Chad Smith, who had his contract purchased from Triple-A Toledo.

Smith, 24, was 4-2 with a 1.64 earned run average in 15 appearances for the Mud Hens.

Reed, a 28-year-old righty, was 0-1 with a 4.88 ERA in 27 games this season.

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