By NOAH TRISTER, AP Baseball Writer
DETROIT (AP) -- When Brad Ausmus was a player -- which wasn't that long ago -- the mental aspect of the game always came pretty easily.
Continuing their eye on the future, the Astros got the Detroit Tigers’ fourth-best prospect on Monday in exchange for closer Jose Veras.
The Astros have traded Jose Veras to the Tigers in exchange for one of Detroit's top prospects.
Andy Dirks dealt the big blow to the Astros on Monday with a grand slam in Detroit’s 7-2 win.