All posts tagged "fernando rodney"

  • Pondering Pen Possibilities

    While the performances of the Tigers starters have been fairly unremarkable this spring, things are better at the back end of games. It looks like...

  • Recapping the first workouts

    The beats were busy with the first official workout of the spring. Seriously, multiple stories and blog posts throughout the day, even a live blog...

  • Knapp talks Tigers pitching

    Lynn Henning caught up with pitching coach Rick Knapp. Knapp broke down the various members of his staff and it makes for a very interesting...

  • Like sands through the hourglass

    I think it’s clear that the Tigers bullpen situation will be an on going saga. It’s been the lead story leading up to Tigerfest and...

  • Tigers sign Thames and Rodney

    The Tigers signed Marcus Thames and Fernando Rodney to one year deals. Both were arbitration eligible. Terms weren’t disclosed, but I’ll guess that Thames gets...

  • Dombrowski speaks – a lot more than usual.

    Dave Dombrowski held court with reporters today and he revealed a glimpse into this winter’s agenda. The main points: Edgar Renteria’s option will not be...

  • Ah, the closer by committee

    The Tigers are going the route of closer by committee. Sort of. In the sense that Kyle Farnsworth, Fernando Rodney, and Joel Zumaya will all...

  • Todd Jones out as closer

    Jim Leyland hasn’t been shy about making changes to established roles this season. He quietly announced a big one on the radio pre-game show with...

  • Rodney activated, Lopez to Toledo

    So that’s one decision. Fernando Rodney is back with the team and Aquilino Lopez was sent to Toledo. But the demotion is with a plan....

  • Junkballing: No shortage of news

    I’ve got to give this Tigers team credit for one thing. There’s no shortage of news. Last week I tried to put together a timeline...

  • All the injury updates

    An update on four of the fallen Tigers and their progress: Joel Zumaya Jim Leyland said that if everything goes right Joel Zumaya could join...

  • Rodney, Zumaya report to minors on Tuesday

    It’s been written about for the last few days, but the team made it official today. Righthanded pitchers Fernando Rodney and Joel Zumaya are both...