I would like to get one assertion out of the way immediately: Anibal Sanchez should not be in the starting rotation right now. Sanchez has proven to be pretty much useless the third time through the order. Every time they try to push him further, he gets further obliterated. He looks bereft of ideas when […]
Well, the Tigers can never make it easy on us. After the Tigers led 7-0 I thought they might be able to coast to victory. No! Not today. Anibal Sanchez was awesome through 4 but ran into trouble in the 5th, giving up 3, followed by 1 in the 6th and 1 in the 7th. […]
Anibal Sanchez | Pitcher | #19 Age: 30 2014 salary: $15.8 million 2013 statistics: 2.57 ERA, 2.39 FIP, 182 IP, 9 HR, 54 BB, 202 K, 2.67 BB/9, 9.99 K/9 Projected role: Rotation First, in a very happy coincidence, today just happens to be Anibal Sanchez’s 30th birthday, so happy birthday to him. If he’s reading this. Which he […]
Well, he has done it again. Lynn Henning has Tigers fans in an uproar. This morning he floated the idea that Rick Porcello, he of the swirling trade rumors, could be an option as the Tigers search for a closer in 2013. It is interesting to consider that in a couple of different ways Porcello could solve the […]
Welcome to the Walkoff Woodward Spring Training Preview Series, where we’ll be previewing the Tigers roster position by position. Today, we’ll be looking at the rotation — a very deep, very prolific group of arms that look to propel Detroit to a 3rd straight Central Division crown.