BOSTON (AP) _ The Detroit Tigers activated outfielder Bobby Higginson from the disabled list on Tuesday and sent pitcher Heath Murray to Triple-A Toledo.

Higginson was batting .292 with six homers and 20 RBIs before he was sidelined May 20 with tightness in his rib cage. He was in the starting lineup, playing left field, against Boston on Tuesday night.

Murray was 0-2 with a 5.56 ERA in 17 relief appearances.