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Grand Rapids Press Jan 24, 2015
Tigers avoid arbitration with Al Alburquerque; Detroit keeps streak of avoiding arbitration intact

Tigers avoid arbitration with Al Alburquerque; Detroit keeps streak of avoiding arbitration intact

For the 14th consecutive year, the Tigers will avoid having to face an arbitration ruling after the club and reliever Al Alburquerque agreed to a one-year contract late Saturday. DETROIT -- Dave Dombrowski's record will remain perfect for another season. For the 14th consecutive year, the Tigers will avoid having to face an arbitration ruling after the club and reliever Al Alburquerque reportedly reached an agreement on a one-year contract late Saturday. The deal was first reported by CBS Sports' Jon Heyman, who reported the two sides settled at $1.725 million,...
REPORT: Tigers come to terms with Alburquerque, avoiding arbitration

REPORT: Tigers come to terms with Alburquerque, avoiding arbitration

Just like that, the Detroit Tigers are apparently through another offseason without an arbitration case going to a hearing. According to CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman, the Tigers and Al Alburquerque settled on a deal for $1.725 million, with an incentive clause of an additional $12,500 for reaching the 75-appearance plateau. For reference, last year was the closest he’s come to that mark, appearing in 72 games. The two sides met just slightly north of the midpoint between the numbers they’d exchanged. Heyman reported a week ago that Alburquerque’s camp filed for $2.05 million, and the Tigers...
Rotoworld Jan 24, 2015

Alburquerue, Tigers avoid arb on $1.725M deal - Al Alburquerque (R) Detroit Tigers

Tigers and RHP Al Alburquerque avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.725 million contract.
KFFL Jan 24, 2015

Tigers | Al Alburquerque avoids arbitration

Detroit Tigers RP Al Alburquerque avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $1.725 million deal Saturday, ...
Grand Rapids Press Jan 16, 2015
Detroit Tigers reach agreement with J.D. Martinez; Al Alburquerque remains unsigned

Detroit Tigers reach agreement with J.D. Martinez; Al Alburquerque remains unsigned

Alburquerque made $837,500 during the 2014 season and will likely get an increase to more than $1.5 million for 2015. Al Alburquerque stands alone. The Detroit Tigers announced late Friday afternoon that they have reached agreements with three of four of their arbitration-eligible players: pitchers David Price and Alfredo Simon as well as outfielder J.D. Martinez. The signings of Price and Simon broke in media reports earlier in the day Friday. The Tigers confirmed the signing of all those two players as well as the deal with Martinez in a press release...
KFFL Jan 16, 2015

Tigers | Al Alburquerque exchanges arbitration figures

Detroit Tigers RP Al Alburquerque is asking for $2.05 million in arbitration, while the Tigers ...
Bless You Boys Jan 8, 2015

Arbitration profile: Al Alburquerque is a bullpen bargain

Al Alburquerque is eligible for the second time in his career, and is expected to provide substantial help to the Tigers’ beleaguered bullpen With a bullpen that has been below the league average for almost a decade, on a team that has won four consecutive division titles, Al Alburquerque is becoming a familiar name among the Detroit Tigers’ fan base. 2015 will be the fourth season in the major leagues for Alburquerque, all with Detroit. The hard-throwing right-handed relief pitcher, affectionately known as "Al Al," has slowly but surely worked his way into a prominent role in the...

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