AP Source: Cubs Reach Minor League Deal With LHP Phil CokeThe Chicago Cubs agreed to a minor league deal with Phil Coke on Thursday, adding the veteran reliever to the competition for a lefty specialist in their bullpen.
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.
Phil Coke: "We Got The Monkey Off Our Back, It's Been There All Year" [VIDEO]Coke, who has talked sometimes during the season, hasn’t recently until Detroit clinched the AL Central on Sunday afternoon.
After Injury-Riddled 2013, Phil Coke Feels He Has Finally Returned To FormDetroit Tigers reliever Phil Coke does not want to hear the stats - even the positive ones.
Cabrera's Double In 10th Gives Tigers 5-4 Win Verlander allowed two runs in seven innings and Phil Coke struck out three batters in the tenth inning for his first save of the season.
Phil Coke Addresses Tigers Bullpen Image, Personal Struggles"So if you're going to be upset about everybody going out there and pitching there ass off, I don't have anything to say about that."
Coke Turning A Corner? Reliever Reflects On Sunday Outing, Early StrugglesIn four of his last five outings, Detroit Tigers reliever Phil Coke has held opposing hitters without a run.
Which Current Detroit Sports Star Is Most Detrimental To Their Team? [BLOG]The way I see it, Franzen and Coke are two of Detroit's new "public enemy number ones!"
Coke's Awful Outing Raises More Bullpen Concern [BLOG]Coke’s stats this season are awful. He’s thrown four innings in six games.
Is Phil Coke The New Brandon Inge? [BLOG]Remember a time when Detroit Tiger fans loved Brandon Inge?
Phil Coke: 'Of Course I Feel Like I Can Get The Job Done'Brad Ausmus offered the well-worn caveat that relievers often find it harder to pitch in no-pressure situations than in close games.
Tigers Agree To Terms On One-Year Contract With Phil Coke The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with lefthanded pitcher Phil Coke, thus avoiding arbitration.
Phil Coke Feeling Better, Understands Use Of Joaquin Benoit Against David OrtizCoke said the big change since then has been a renewed ability to locate his pitches.
Phil Coke Shut Down With Elbow Tenderness After Two More Shaky OutingsTuesday, Phil Coke could have been given the benefit of the doubt. Wednesday, there was no such relief.
Bolstered Bullpen Peaking As Tigers Head Toward PostseasonAfter significant shuffling and several additions, the bullpen looks ready for postseason play - just in time. Is the worrying over?