A.J. Hinch gives injury update on Eduardo Rodriguez, announces rotation changes

Detroit Tigers, Lou Whitaker

The Detroit Tigers will be looking to get back on track tonight when they take on their division rival Cleveland Guardians, who have lost five of the past six games. The three game set will begin tonight from Progressive Field, though the Tigers will already be shorthanded thanks to manager A.J. Hinch missing the game … Read more

Detroit Tigers LHP Eduardo Rodriguez to join extremely crowded IL

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Losing their second straight game to the Tampa Bay Rays wasn’t the only setback that the Detroit Tigers suffered this afternoon. Starting pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez left the game after tossing only 23 total pitches, giving way to Rony Garcia. Rodriguez would say that he felt a pinching sensation in his pre-game routine and that would … Read more

Examining the Stats – Why the Tigers are THIS bad

Javier Baez

For the first time in quite a while, there was legitimate optimism at the start of the year for the Detroit Tigers. The offseason saw a high-profile free agency signing in shortstop Javier Baez, a trade for a true power threat in outfielder Austin Meadows, another high-profile free agency signing in top-of-the-rotation starter Eduardo Rodriguez, the emergence of rookie Spencer Torkelson, and the … Read more

Detroit Tigers manager A.J. Hinch names Opening Day starting pitcher

Opening Day is right around the corner for the Detroit Tigers and we now know who will be their starting pitcher. On Friday, Tigers manager A.J. Hinch announced that Eduardo Rodriguez, who was signed by the team this offseason, will start on Opening Day. As noted by Jason Beck, by starting on Opening Day, Rodriguez … Read more

Detroit Tigers release Spring Training pitching rotation

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The Detroit Tigers are playing baseball and they will begin their 2022 Spring Training schedule on Friday against the Philadelphia Phillies. On Thursday, Tigers manager A.J. Hinch revealed his pitching rotation for the spring and as you can see, newly signed free agent Eduardo Rodriguez will start the Tigers’ first game of the spring. As … Read more

AJ Hinch discusses ‘big day’ for Detroit Tigers after introducing Eduardo Rodriguez

The Detroit Tigers introduced new pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez this afternoon, as he had agreed to a five year pact worth $77 million last week. For skipper AJ Hinch, it’s a “big day” for the organization. “It’s a big day,” Hinch said. “Obviously we have to get our pitching right. We keep saying it over and … Read more

New Detroit Tigers pitcher Eduardo Rodriquez gets jersey number

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On Monday, Eduardo Rodriguez was officially introduced as a member of the Detroit Tigers. Following the press conference, Chris McCosky reported that Rodriguez will be wearing No. 57, which means P Alex Lange will be switching numbers. Rodriguez also wore No. 57 with the Red Sox from 2018-2021. Eduardo Rodriguez will wear No. 57. Alex … Read more

Detroit Tigers hold introductory press conference to introduce LHP Eduardo Rodriguez

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On Monday afternoon, the Detroit Tigers held a press conference to officially introduce LHP Eduardo Rodriguez as a member of their Major League roster. Here are some of the highlights from the presser. pic.twitter.com/3hXepZ1j41 — Evan Petzold (@EvanPetzold) November 22, 2021 Al Avila says he and A.J. Hinch have been doing a lot of traveling … Read more