Mets closer Bobby Parnell has a partially torn elbow ligament after just 25 pitches this season and might need surgery.
Right-hander Jose Valverde and the New York Mets have agreed to a minor league contract.
Just as they did during this season, the Detroit Tigers are trying to build a better bullpen.
Milwaukee Brewers reliever Francisco Rodriguez could be the answer for an ailing Detroit Tigers bullpen.
On Saturday, the Toledo Mud Hens rolled out one of the more unique baseball jersey’s I have ever seen.
It was three games of unwatchable baseball, unless you’re an Angels fan—the offense underperformed when it mattered, the bullpen was atrocious and Rick Porcello looked like the Rick Porcello we’ve known for the last two years.
Detroit Tigers fans may not have seen the last of Jose Valverde after all.
Clearly, the Detroit Tigers have some solid relief pitchers. The question is whether they have enough.
Touted by his Toledo pitching coach A.J. Sager for becoming more and more consistent with every start for the Mud Hens, righty Al Alburquerque will now get to test his ability at the major league level.
After much speculation as to his role on the Detroit Tigers, former closer Jose Valverde has been designated for assignment.