Tigers closer Joe Nathan continues to be the talk of Detroit fans everywhere.
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Age-related injuries began when Joe Nathan had Tommy John surgery at 35, and Nathan has given Tigers fans reason to wonder again this season.
Joe Nathan pitched angry in the fourth game against the Royals.
Joe Nathan cautions that he is not out of the woods yet, even after striking out the side in the ninth inning of a one-run game Thursday.
Anibal Sanchez pitched seven sharp innings, and the Detroit Tigers ended Kansas City’s 10-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory over the Royals on Thursday.
The bullpen is still a problem. It’s going to be a problem for the team in the future.
A day removed from the most recent poor outing by closer Joe Nathan, manager Brad Ausmus still felt confident that Nathan will rebound.
Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan, the key addition to the bullpen this offseason, ran into trouble again Tuesday night.