Ausmus, Tigers Heading Into 2016 With 'Much, Much Stronger Bullpen'The bullpen’s performance isn’t exactly a favorite topic of manager Brad Ausmus, either. He knows it was shaky at best, brutally bad at times, and inconsistent always.
Avila Happy With Starting Pitching, Bullpen Moves Could Still Come“Starting pitching, we can say we’re happy with the way it is right now."
Tigers' Offseason Mission: Fix 'Horrible' Pitching“Last year the pitching really was self-explanatory; it was horrible."
Tigers Sign Right-Hander Mike Pelfrey, Catcher Jarrod SaltalamacchiaTigers general manager and vice president of baseball operations Al Avila praised Pelfrey’s clubhouse presence and veteran leadership as other reasons for why Pelfrey was a good fit.
Report: Tigers To Sign Free-Agent Starting Pitcher Mike Pelfrey For RotationPelfrey, 31, spent the last three season with the Minnesota Twins and posted a 4.26 ERA with a 1.476 WHIP.
TTYM: Watch Mike Pelfrey Get Punked And Iowa State's Coach Dance Like No One Is WatchingIn this week's That Thing You Missed watch the Twins pull an epic March Madness prank on Mike Pelfrey, Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg's lack of dancing prowess go viral and what just might be the worst answer to a sports question ever.
Pelfrey, Power Hitting Lead Twins Past Tigers 8-2 Mike Pelfrey pitched into the sixth inning in his Minnesota debut, Josh Willingham and Trevor Plouffe hit home runs and the Twins took the season-opening series from the Detroit Tigers with an 8-2 victory Thursday.