Per Jason Beck via Twitter, the Detroit Tigers passed out minor league assignments to six players this morning.
Catcher Alex Avila and shortstop Cale Iorg were reassigned to minor league camp. Pitcher Chris Lambert, infielder Michael Hollimon, and outfielder Casper Wells were dispatched to Triple-A Toledo. And pitcher Zach Simons was assigned to Double-A Erie.
The cuts leave the Tigers with 49 players remaining in major league camp.