Tigers call up OF Travis Demeritte

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LANSING, Mi The Detroit Tigers announced Thursday afternoon that they have callled up outfielder Travis Demeritte from AAA. Demeritte was one of the prospects the Tigers received in return for Shane Greene who was sent to the Atlanta Braves ahead of Wednesday's trade deadline.

Demeritte was hitting .286 with 20 HR's on the season in AAA.

Detroit also called up RHP Eduardo Jimenez from AAA as well.