Tigers sign RHP Urena to one-year deal

The Detroit Tigers announced Wednesday they have signed free-agent pitcher Jose Urena to a one-year major league contract.Urena, 29, spent the past six seasons with the Miami Marlins, putting together a 32-46 record with a 4.60 ERA through 98 career starts. He struck out 406 and walked 208.The Detroit Free Press cited the one-year deal as $3.25 million.After missing the first six weeks of the 2020 season with COVID-19, he started only five games (5.40 ERA) before his season ended after he was hit by a comebacker off his right (pitching) forearm.