Found July 03, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
Despite being hit by a line drive in his recent rehab start, Anibal Sanchez has progressed enough in his recovery to return to the Detroit Tigers' active roster.  The team and doctors have cleared him to return to the rotation on Saturday.  He will take on the Cleveland Indians. In other #Tigers starter news, Leyland said Sanchez will start Saturday in Cleveland. They'll just have to watch his pitch count. — Jason Beck (@beckjason) July 2, 2013 Because of the pitch count limitations, Sanchez's first couple starts off the DL likely will not be long.  However, anything he can give them should surely be a positive for Detroit.  The Tigers have a good pitching staff, and Sanchez's return just reinforces that. Blogging for Susie Sanchez has been on the DL since the middle of June with a strained right shoulder.  The Tigers are getting him back not long after the minimum days allowable under the 15-day DL rules.  He didn't have any hiccups in his rehab or his rehab starts aside from the line drive that hit him in the leg. Prior to being injured, Sanchez was having himself a season.  He is currently 6-5 with a 2.76 ERA.  Once the Tigers start scoring runs for him, his win/loss record should start to improve.  For that reason, he should be judged on his ERA and some other peripheral numbers instead.  His ERA, K/9 rate, K/BB ratio, and WHIP are all the best of his career. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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