|Bats / Throws||Both / Right|
|Date of Birth||7/14/1994|
|Height, Weight||5'10", 160 lbs|
Velazquez was recalled from Triple-A Columbus on Tuesday, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
Velazquez will take the place of Jason Kipnis, who will miss the remainder of the season due to a fractured hand. Velazquez is set to start at second base and hit ninth Tuesday against Detroit.