Moya was recalled from Triple-A Toledo on Tuesday. As expected, Moya will return with Toledo's season drawing to a close Monday. The 25-year-old displayed impressive power in 26 games with the Tigers earlier this season, slugging .517, but he also fanned at a 35.8 percent clip. He will be shielded heavily from lefties and probably won't start over the likes of J.D. Martinez or Justin Upton against right-handed pitching very often.
Moya was optioned to Triple-A Toledo Wednesday, Evan Woodbery of MLive.com reports. The 25-year-old outfielder was recalled from Toledo on Wednesday. He failed to record a plate appearance in his two games with the club. Moya's slashing .299/.489/.788 in 79 games with the Mud Hens.
Moya was recalled from Triple-A Toledo on Tuesday. Moya will provide an extra bench bat with Miguel Cabrera nursing a biceps strain, although it's uncertain how long he'll be up. He could be a roster casualty when Erick Aybar, whom the Tigers acquired from Atlanta, ultimately joins the team. The 25-year-old Moya should be up for good when rosters expand but he may play primarily off the bench, as the Tigers are currently set at the corner outfield positions.
Moya was optioned to Triple-A Toledo following Saturday's game. After a callup June 17, Moya initially mashed (four HR, 1.218 OPS in eight games), but his bat has gone relatively silent since. In his past nine games, Moya was 3-for-26 (.115) with 15 strikeouts in 26 at-bats.
Moya is not in the lineup for Saturday's matchup with Kansas City. Moya will get the night game off as Mike Aviles gets the call in right field, batting sixth. Moya has yet to get it going in July, hitting 3-for-23 (.130) with 14 strikeouts this month.