Jones (back) went 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored in Friday's 12-1 loss to the Blue Jays. Making his first appearance for the Tigers since landing on the injured list July 3, Jones led off and looked very comfortable. The 27-year-old had been starting to play pretty well before getting injured, and he'll look to finish the season strong for a rebuilding Detroit squad.
Jones (back) was activated off the 10-day injured list Friday and is batting leadoff versus the Blue Jays, Evan Woodbery of MLive.com reports. Jones had a four-game rehab assignment this week with Triple-A Toledo to clear the way for his return from the IL. The 27-year-old had an .851 OPS in his last 11 games before landing on the IL and will look to pick up where he left off.
Jones (back) will be activated from the 10-day injured list prior to Friday's game against the Blue Jays. Jones started a rehab assignment Monday with Triple-A Toledo, and after a few games in the minor leagues, he was given him the green light to return. He's hitting .244 with nine homers and 23 RBI over 60 games this season and will resume his starting role in center field upon his return.
Jones (back) will begin a rehab assignment Monday with Triple-A Toledo. Jones is already eligible to return from the injured list. His absence has been relatively short, so he should be back in the big leagues after just a few rehab games.
Jones (back) may begin a rehab assignment Sunday, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports. He has been sidelined for 10 days with back spasms, but it sounds like Jones could return sometime in the next week. Victor Reyes has been getting starts in center field in Jones' absence.