Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Five Pitchers the Detroit Tigers May Still Consider Before Spring Training
February 8th, 2016 at 3:11 PM
The Detroit Tigers have made plenty of additions this offseason, but they might still not be done with the pitching staff. ***VIDEO1*** If Detroit was to add one more arm prior to the start of spring training to protect their starting or relief staff, who could it be? Here's some names to...

Detroit Tigers Planning on Leaning on a Bevy of Young Pitchers to Get Through Season
January 29th, 2016 at 3:06 PM
Last season, the Detroit Tigers didn't have nearly enough depth in their rotation. That led to plenty of troubles early in what would become a very rocky season. ***VIDEO1*** At the trade deadline, Detroit added three pitchers to the cause in Daniel Norris, Matt Boyd and Michael Fulmer. Two of them pitched...

Restocked Pitching Depth Meant Detroit Tigers Could Afford to Deal Kyle Lobstein
December 21st, 2015 at 3:49 PM
Last season, the Detroit Tigers faced a major crisis within their rotation, which meant they needed as many healthy options as possible to eat innings. ***VIDEO1*** Enter Kyle Lobstein, who did a decent job of steadying the ship until Justin Verlander's return. Detroit needed a pitcher like Lobstein last season, because organizational...

Detroit Tigers Sign Veteran Pitcher Mike Pelfrey to a Two-Year Contract
December 4th, 2015 at 9:37 PM
The Detroit Tigers rounded out their rotation on Friday with a minor signing. ***VIDEO1*** The team inked starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey to a two year contract worth a reported $16 million dollars. Pelfrey is a nine year veteran and has pitched the last two years within the division with the Minnesota Twins....

Five Pitchers Who Could Round Out the Detroit Tigers’ Starting Rotation
December 2nd, 2015 at 3:56 PM
This week, the Detroit Tigers inked Ryan Zimmermann to a $110 million dollar deal, signaling their big spending on the pitching market is likely done. ***VIDEO1*** Despite that, there's still a need to be filled, and it will likely have to come from one of the more underrated options, or someone who's...