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Tigers release pitcher Adam Wilk

The lefty's contract was sold by the organization to a team in the Korean Baseball League.

DETROIT -- The Tigers released pitcher Adam Wilk on Wednesday, after his contract was sold by the organization to a team in the Korean Baseball League.


Additionally, the team outrighted the contract of pitcher Matt Hoffman to Triple-A Toledo.


Wilk, 25, lost all three of his starts with the Tigers during the 2012 season, compiling an 8.18 ERA. He was 7-11 with a 2.77 ERA in 24 starts with Toledo.


Hoffman, 24, finished 1-2 with a 3.69 ERA in 43 appearances with Toledo last season.