Tigers Place Nathan On 15-Day Disabled List; Soria Will Close In His AbsenceAusmus said Nathan felt okay before he pitched Monday, but when Nathan threw Wednesday, Ausmus could tell the elbow was troubling Nathan.
Joe Nathan Weighs In On Experts With Low Expectations For The 2015 Tigers [VIDEO]"Has anyone ever been right?" Nathan wondered.
Nathan Booed In Spring Training Game, Says It Does Not Bother Him"I don't care, to be honest," Nathan said. "You know, those guys, to be honest with you, aren't even on my mind."
Joe Nathan Driven By Shot At World Series WinNathan says he still has something to prove. That includes improving on last season's 4.81 ERA and getting a shot at a World Series ring with the Tigers.
Dombrowski On Building Team: 'It's Not Fantasy Baseball'"I like our ball club," Dombrowski said, "and if we can get there, I like our chances."
Nathan Expects Improvement In 2015, Hopes To Reach 400 SavesNathan said the work he has done so far this offseason has gone well, from building confidence in his new arm angle to refining pitches.
Playoff Pinch Hits: It's Do Or Die For Tigers And Angels On SundayThe Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Angels each find themselves in an 0-2 hole. Can either team recover?
Déjà Vu: Tigers Bullpen Again Hampering Postseason RunPhil Coke now has a postseason ERA of 27.00. Joakim Soria has a postseason ERA of 45.00. Joba Chamberlain has a postseason ERA of 108.00.
Ausmus Explains Why He Sticks With Nathan At Closer Rather Than Soria"If you have a guy who can pitch the seventh, the eighth and the ninth, that’s a lot more secure than having a guy who can just pitch the eighth and the ninth," Ausmus continued.
Five Things You Need To Know About Tigers Open Workout [BLOG]"People can say what they want. I could really give two (expletive) to be honest with you. We know how good we are. At the end of the day, we're going to go through bumps and bruises but everybody does. We know what we have and obviously we continue to do it and we've put ourselves in a good position."
One Goal Achieved, More Ahead: Tigers 'Didn't Break' Joba Chamberlain Says, But 'We've Bent A Little Bit'At some points this season, it looked like the Tigers - a World Series favorite since before the season began - could end up as a wild card or even miss the playoffs altogether.
Joe Nathan: 'To Be In This Situation Is What I Came Here For'As fans chanted "Let's go, Joe! Let's go, Joe!" and stood together, Nathan threw a one-two-three inning, sealing the deal for Detroit, which has now won the division in four straight seasons.
Tigers Will Win ... Money Back Guarantee?How frustrated are the fans with the struggles of the Tigers?
Joe Nathan Reads Mean Tweets About Himself [VIDEO]Put that coffee down, Joe! Coffee's for closers.
Joe Nathan Reads Seven Mean Tweets About Himself