Tigers deal Porcello, who should land big bucks by next offseason
for free agency after this year (Simon and David Price) and two under long-term contracts (Justin Verlander and Anibal Sanchez ). Unless Porcello signs an extension with the Red Sox, he should be one of the most coveted free-agent pitchers
Tigers apparently trade Porcello to Red Sox for Cespedes
filled sooner rather than later. Porcello had the best season of his career in 2014, going 15-13 with a 3.43 ERA, and was slotted in as the No. 4 starter alongside Justin Verlander, David Price, Anibal Sanchez and Shane Greene.
Anibal Sanchez finally gets Tigers' run support to win
DETROIT -- Anibal Sanchez 's mound mastery hasn't gained much national notice because the Detroit Tigers had developed a nasty habit of not supporting
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Pitching among those with at least 500 innings, behind only Clayton Kershaw, Felix Hernandez, Adam Wainwright and Anibal Sanchez . Lester ranks 19th on the same list, barely ahead of fellow free agent James Shields, who is 21st. In that respect
Nathan struggles in Tigers' 5-3 loss to Toronto.
Brad Ausmus comments on Joe Nathan's outing and whether or not he thought about sending Anibal Sanchez back to the mound.
Ausmus lauds Sanchez despite defeat
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus is proud of Anibal Sanchez's outing against Chicago despite Detroit falling 3-1.
With Max Scherzer, Victor Martinez free agents, Tigers face uncertainty
Price, acquired at this year's trade deadline, is also under team control for next year. With Verlander, Price, Anibal Sanchez and Rick Porcello, the Tigers' rotation figures to be in solid shape even if Scherzer leaves. But Detroit's starting
Price, Tigers hope to avoid elimination vs. O's
invite you to come down and watch it.'' The only lift the bullpen has received so far in this series has been from Anibal Sanchez , who was part of Detroit's rotation before going down with a pectoral injury in August. Sanchez pitched two scoreless
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teammate Danny Duffy, mainly a starter, earned the win with a scoreless inning in the ALDS opener. Detroit's Anibal Sanchez was relegated to the `pen because he had only pitched once since Aug. 8 due to a pectoral strain. He excelled against
Tigers hope Price is right on Sunday vs Orioles
after Baltimore scored eight runs in the eighth. On Friday, Justin Verlander left in the sixth with a 5-3 lead. Anibal Sanchez held the advantage through the seventh, but Baltimore rallied in the eighth to win it. Both times Joba Chamberlain