Vasquez, 19, has spent the 2013 season at Class A West Michigan where he has hit .281 (105x374) with 16 doubles, five triples, five homers and 39 RBI in 96 games. He is currently ranked by MLB.com as the Tigers No. 4 prospect. Heading into the season, Vasquez was ranked by Baseball America as the Tigers No. 6 prospect.
Veras signed with the Astros during the offseason and went 0-4 with a 2.93 ERA (14ER/43IP) and 44 strikeouts in 2013. He recorded 19 saves in 22 opportunities.