Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

2017 will be a breakout year for Joe Jimenez with the Detroit Tigers
February 22nd, 2017 at 3:26 PM
The past few seasons, the Detroit Tigers have desperately wanted to get bigger production from their system as it relates to the bullpen. ***VIDEO1*** Detroit's best prospect in that regard is Joe Jimenez, whom they've been reluctant to rush these last few years in order for arm protection and to give him...

Justin Wilson rumors persisting for Detroit Tigers
December 14th, 2016 at 5:56 PM
The Detroit Tigers might not be inclined to sell in a big way this offseason, but one of their better relievers may be finding a new address quite soon. ***VIDEO1*** Justin Wilson, who was acquired by Detroit last offseason, has drawn the interest of two clubs according to Jon Morosi of

Detroit Tigers Send Scout to Watch Releiver Greg Holland’s Showcase
November 7th, 2016 at 4:54 PM
The Detroit Tigers need to upgrade their bullpen in a big way this winter, and Greg Holland could be an interesting target. ***VIDEO1*** Holland, once a lights-out closer for the Kansas City Royals, was hosting a showcase Monday for teams to watch as he attempts to make a comeback from Tommy John...

Detroit Tigers Trade Cameron Maybin, Pick Up Francisco Rodriguez’s Option
November 4th, 2016 at 1:02 PM
The Detroit Tigers wasted no time getting their offseason going on Thursday night as the MLB offseason starts to get underway. ***VIDEO1*** Cameron Maybin was the first domino to fall, as Detroit dealt the center fielder to the Los Angeles Angels for young pitcher Victor Alcantara. Immediately after the move, the Angels...

Grading the 2016 Detroit Tigers: Bullpen Pitchers
October 12th, 2016 at 5:20 PM
Of all the places the Detroit Tigers struggled the most in 2016, the bullpen was probably the biggest sore spot for the team. ***VIDEO1*** Late leads melted away, and the Tigers were not able to keep momentum going late in the game for the team. How should the pitchers which put the...