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|2015 Season (CBSSports.com)||42.00||2.00||2.00||1.00||4.07||1.48||40.00||19.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs Baltimore|| 2.0||0||0|| 9.00||0||1||2|
|vs LHB|| 31.2||0||0|| 4.26||0||14||28|
|vs RHB|| 31.1||0||0|| 2.87||0||10||31|
|Last 10 Games|
Tigers bullpen all but set for opening day
|by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com|
|(2/28/15) Tigers manager Brad Ausmus is feeling confident about his pitching staff headed into the start of the season. So much so, that he's expecting six of the seven spots to already be taken by Joe Nathan, Joakim Soria, Bruce Rondon, Al Alburquerque and Joba Chamberlain, reports MLive.com.
"Those six, it'd be surprising if they weren't on the team," Ausmus said Friday morning. "Something strange would have to happen just based on their performances from the past."
This leaves Alex Wilson, Josh Zeid and Buck Farmer all battling for the final slot in the bullpen.
"You're always concerned about injuries," Ausmus said. "I think that's where the depth comes into play, where, if something unexpected comes up, we have a lot of arms we feel like can produce at the major league level. ... If something happens at any time, we feel that we have a quality arm that we can slide right in."
Tigers sign reliever Joba Chamberlain to one-year, $1M deal
|by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com|
|(2/24/15) The Tigers announced Tuesday they signed reliever Joba Chamberlain to a one-year deal. The right-handed hurler is slated to make $1 million in base salary and could total incentives worth $500,000, according to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman.
"We're not signing him to be the eighth-inning guy," general manager Dave Dombrowski said, per The Detroit News. "He gives (manager) Brad (Ausmus) some depth and helps organization over the long haul."
Chamberlain is back with the Tigers after pitching for them in 2014 -- his only season in Detroit after seven seasons with the Yankees. Chamberlain went 2-5 with a 3.57 ERA and two saves in 69 outings last season.
Report: Dodgers interested in pitcher Joba Chamberlain
|by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com|
|(2/19/15) With the Dodgers looking to add a relief pitcher, the team has turned its attention to pitcher Joba Chamberlain, sources told Fox Sports.
While Chamberlain is their main focus, they are also considering other options. In 2014, Chamberlain went 2-5 with a 3.57 ERA over 63 innings.
Report: Dodgers looking to add relief pitcher
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
|(2/16/15) The Dodgers remain in the market for a relief pitcher, FOX Sports reports.
The Dodgers have made a fair number of acquisitions to the bullpen already this offseason, in the form of pitchers signed to minor-league deals as well as via trade. It's possible that the team is looking to add an impact arm to cover a potential injury to closer Kenley Jansen, and former closers Francisco Rodriguez and Rafael Soriano remain without contracts. Notable nonclosers left on the free-agent market include righties Joba Chamberlain and Brian Wilson as well as lefties Sean Burnett and Phil Coke.
Marlins have discussed Rodriguez, Chamberlain and Coke
|by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com|
|(2/16/15) The Marlins have discussed relievers Francisco Rodriguez, Phil Coke and Joba Chamberlain, confirms CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman. MLB.com initially reported the team's interest in both pitchers.
Both pitchers are considered among the best relief options currently on the market. The 33-year-old Rodriguez is coming off a season in which he posted a 3.04 ERA over 68 innings with Milwaukee. Chamberlain, 29, put up a 3.57 ERA over 63 innings with Detroit. The 32-year-old Coke posted a 3.88 ERA over 58 innings with the Tigers in 2014.
|Upcoming 7 Games|
|3/3/15||BAL||1:05 pm|| |
|3/4/15||@ BAL||1:05 pm|| |
|3/5/15||ATL||1:05 pm|| |
|3/6/15||@ NYM||1:10 pm|| |
|3/7/15||@ ATL||1:05 pm|| |
|3/8/15||HOU||1:05 pm|| |
|3/9/15||TOR||1:05 pm|| |
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