Valdespin agreed to a deal with Long Island of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, Chris Cotillo of SB Nation reports. Valdespin last played for Triple-A Toledo within the Tigers' organization in 2016. He appeared in 101 games for the Mud Hens, slashing .239/.292/.321 with three home runs, 25 RBI and 10 stolen bases. The 30-year-old should remain off the fantasy radar moving forward.
Valdespin agreed to a minor league contract with the Tigers on Tuesday, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports. A day out from his 28th birthday, Valdespin has a new home in the Tigers' organization. His ceiling as a Quad-A type is well established entering 2016, as Valdespin has bounced between Triple-A and the majors for the better part of four seasons. He made just two major-league appearances in 2015 on a Miami club that was without Giancarlo Stanton and Christian Yelich for long stretches.
The Marlins outrighted second baseman Jordany Valdespin to Triple-A New Orleans on Wednesday, less than a week after he was designated for assignment, per MLB.com. Valdespin was promoted from Triple-A on July 5 and was 0-for-4 in his brief stint with the big-league club.
Marlins second baseman Jordany Valdespin was desginated for assignment following Friday's loss to the Reds, according to MLB.com. Valdespin was recalled from Triple-A New Orleans last week. He went 0 for 4 since being promoted.
Jordany Valdespin is set to start Friday for the first time since his Sunday promotion to the Marlins. He is batting eighth and playing right field against Cincinnati. Valdespin made an out in his only at-bat since his call-up.