9:41 PM EDT, Fri July 03, 2015
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Al Alburquerque has turned his season around

In April, the Tigers' strikeout artist looked like a shadow of his former self. An adjustment in his delivery and a strong May appears to have him back in excellent form. Al Alburquerque took a big step forward in 2014. Always an elite strikeout artist since his Tigers' debut in 2011, Alburquerque finally got the walks under control to match and proceeded to post the most consistent season of his career. But for those who thought this signified a sustainable breakthrough, the opening month of the 2015 season was sobering. For most of April, Alburquerque's average velocity was down a few...

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