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Bless You Boys Dec 11, 2017
Tigers still pursuing starting pitching during Winter Meetings

Tigers still pursuing starting pitching during Winter Meetings

General manager Al Avila isn’t done building his 2018 rotation. After the Detroit Tigers signed Mike Fiers to a one-year contract last week, many thought they were done building their starting rotation for 2018. With Michael Fulmer, Daniel Norris, Matt Boyd, and Jordan Zimmermann joining Fiers on the staff, Detroit already has an acceptable quintet of starters on their payroll. Add in a few young arms in the minors, and they already have some solid depth, even if the overall talent is lacking. They aren’t done, apparently. General manager Al Avila told reporters that the team is still...
Grand Rapids Press Dec 8, 2017
Tigers reportedly sign veteran pitcher Mike Fiers to 1-year deal

Tigers reportedly sign veteran pitcher Mike Fiers to 1-year deal

ESPN reported Fiers one-year deal would pay him $6 million. The Detroit Tigers have reached a one-year deal with veteran right-handed starter Mike Fiers, ESPN reported late Thursday. Fiers has pitched seven years in the big leagues with the Milwaukee Brewers and Houston Astros. Last year in Houston, he went 8-10 with a 5.22 ERA. He struck out 146 and walked 62 in 153 1/3 innings. Fiers would essentially take Anibal Sanchez's spot in the rotation in 2018, joining Michael Fulmer, Jordan Zimmermann, Matthew Boyd and probably Daniel Norris. Buck Farmer, who is out...
ESPN Nov 26, 2017

Rumor Central: Nationals considering reunion with Jordan Zimmermann?

Washington is reportedly interested in bringing back the righty after he spent the first seven years of his career in a Nationals uniform.
Bless You Boys Nov 25, 2017
Rumor: Nationals could be interested in Jordan Zimmermann

Rumor: Nationals could be interested in Jordan Zimmermann

We’re not sure we buy this one, though. The MLB offseason is full of strange rumors. More often than not, they have a specific slant to them. If a free agent has “several” suitors but no teams are named? Odds are the player’s agent is trying to drum up business. Sometimes, these “rumors” are nothing more than speculation on the author’s part. When we read that the Washington Nationals could be interested in a reunion with former pitcher Jordan Zimmermann, something doesn’t smell right. This report, according to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, indicates that the Nats would...

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