Yankees trip Tigers on ninth-inning balk by Luis Marte
In an otherwise tidy Grapefruit League game, played on a cold and windy night at Steinbrenner Field, the Tigers lost to the Yankees, 3-2, Friday on a ninth-inning balk by reliever Luis Marte.
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Pineda has strong outing, Yanks beat Tigers 3-2
Pineda missed the last two seasons due to a right shoulder injury that required surgery.
New York Post
Yanks' Banuelos one of many saved by late surgeon Frank Jobe
Manuel Banuelos will take the mound Saturday in Kissimmee, Fla., because of a technique first tried 17 years before he was even born.
Bless You Boys
Better know a Tiger: Joba Chamberlain
Joaquin Benoit has departed for San Diego. Drew Smyly has been moved to the rotation to replace Doug Fister.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Detroit News
Tigers' Joba Chamberlain letting fans decide his Opening Day facial hair
To shave or not to shave? Joba Chamberlain is leaving that up to the fans. During a lengthy and humorous appearance on MLB Network's "Intentional Talk" on Tuesday night -- heck, the Tigers reliever appeared via video from his car, wearing a mask to celebrate Fat Tuesday -- Chamberlain said he'll let fans decide, via Twitter voting, what kind of ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
New York Post
Ex-Yank Hughes not disappointed in path career has taken
He is not disappointed with his career and even though Hughes, Joba Chamberlain and Ian Kennedy were once considered the pitching future of the Yankees, and all three No.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Justin Verlander on Derek Jeter: 'He's a class act'
Justin Verlander smiles during a media availability at Comerica Park before practice for Game 3 of the American League baseball championship series against the Boston Red Sox in Detroit on Oct. 14, 2013.
The Washington Post
Chamberlain looks back fondly on New York
Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain warms up before the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves in Lakeland, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Chamberlain and Nathan make debuts with Tigers
Detroit newcomers Joba Chamberlain and Joe Nathan each pitched a scoreless inning Thursday, helping the Tigers beat the Atlanta Braves 5-2.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
What to Watch for in Spring Training's Opening Week of Games
Finally, it's time for baseball. After months of offseason rumors, trades, free-agent signings and the slow, monotonous days of spring training, actual games are slated to begin this week in Florida and Arizona.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Brad Ausmus expects Joba Chamberlain, Bruce Rondon to compete for setup role in bullpen
Joe Nathan will pitch the ninth. If all goes as planned, either Bruce Rondon or Joba Chamberlain will pitch the eighth.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Tigers' bullpen full of unknowns as exhibition season nears
Evan Reed will be competing for a spot as a reliever during spring training in Lakeland, Fla.
Motor City Bengals
Joba's Report; Detroit Tiger Chamberlain Ready To Work
Joba Chamberlain taking part in rag ball. He would later win the game. " src="http://cdn.fansided.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/66/files/2014/02/8261548-590 392.jpg" width="590" height="392" /> As the Detroit Tigers licked their wounds following an unsightly collapse against Boston in game six of last year's ALCS, the front office went to work ... (more)
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Joe Nathan headlines a revamped Tigers bullpen
Last year, the Detroit Tigers never fully settled on a closer. With the arrival of Joe Nathan , that shouldn't be a problem this season.
Joe Nathan Headlines A Revamped Tigers Bullpen
Last year, the Detroit Tigers never fully settled on a closer. With the arrival of Joe Nathan, that shouldn't be a problem this season.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Yanks Go Yard
Mission Impossible? Building The Yankees Bullpen
Feb 18, 2014; Tampa, FL, USA; New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi looks on as they work out at Steinbrenner Field.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Tigers notes: Chamberlain wins 'rag ball' game; JV to throw 50 pitches Tuesday
Detroit Tigers pitchers cheer as Joba Chamberlain starts to celebrate winning the 'rag-ball' fielding drill finals at spring training in Lakeland on Feb. 17, 2014.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
New York Daily News
Yankees Insider: David ready to replace goliath
Mariano Rivera has been quite firm in his belief that Dave Robertson is ready to take over the Yankees' closer job this season, but that doesn't mean the legendary pitcher is going to stop ribbing his former teammate any time soon.
Sports Media 101
Detroit Tigers' Positional Preview: Thanks to Change, Bullpen...
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Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Detroit News
Phil Coke, Joba Chamberlain sing praises of retiring Derek Jeter
Lakeland, Fla. - Derek Jeter can't be retiring. Why? "Because he's timeless," the Tigers' Phil Coke said Thursday in the clubhouse at Marchant Stadium.