VIERA, Fla. (AP) -- Detroit's Anibal Sanchez got back to what makes him successful, Washington's Gio Gonzalez was just happy offseason work to strengthen his left shoulder appears to have helped.
Each allowed just two hits Thursday in a 0-0, 10-inning tie.
Sanchez, who gave up four runs in his previous outing, against Philadelphia, struck out six and walked none in five innings....
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LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Anibal Sanchez was roughed up for the second time this spring, allowing two home runs to Brian Bogusevic as the split-squad Detroit Tigers lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 Saturday.
Sanchez gave up four runs on four hits and a walk in four innings. He was 8-5 with a 3.43 ERA last year.
Struggling Tigers reliever Joe Nathan pitched a scoreless inning.
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13 days ago
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SARASOTA, Fla. — Anibal Sanchez took the mound for the Detroit Tigers today at Ed Smith Stadium, where he started against the Baltimore Orioles in their spring training home opener.
Sanchez was removed after two scoreless innings, and looked sharp throughout them both. He finished the afternoon after only allowing a single hit, and striking out...
Now that Max Scherzer has officially signed with the Washington Nationals and all the dust has settled, how will his time in Detroit be remembered by Tigers fans?
1. The Guy Edwin Jackson was Traded for.
Scherzer was a involved in the trade that sent Curtis Granderson to New York and brought Scherzer, Austin Jackson, Phil Coke and Daniel Schlereth to Detroit. Scherzer was acquired...
Anibal Sanchez was acquired by the Detroit Tigers from the Miami Marlins just before the 2012 trade deadline. The Tigers were so impressed with his pitching abilities that they inked him to a 5-year $80 million deal following the 2012 season. If Sanchez can remain healthy for the 2015 season he could be the ace of arguably the best pitching staff in baseball.
Sanchez has taken a...
Don’t let the headline make you roll your eyes. The Detroit Tigers are getting hot at the right moment, which is one of the reasons why they are once again showing why they’re the favorite to win the World Series.
As of yesterday, the Tigers have officially claimed a playoff spot in the Wild Card game, which I don’t considered a playoff spot because the playoffs involves at...
The Tigers could get a boost in their push for the AL Central this coming week as it’s being reported P Anibal Sanchez could be activated off the DL either Wednesday or Thursday. This comes after Sanchez threw around 50 pitches in a 3-inning simulated game Sunday.
Sanchez was originally put on the DL back on August 9th with a strained right chest muscle.
Currently employing an...
The Detroit Tigers find themselves back in first place and with the opportunity to build their lead as they play their final series against the Kansas City Royals who are right on their tail.
The Tigers have been able to battle their way back into first place with pitcher Anibal Sanchez on the DL since early August with a pectoral strain.
With Sanchez set to return just before the...
DETROIT -- Anibal Sanchez doesn't understand why his performance takes a nose dive in the seventh inning.
Tuesday, it wasn't even his fault.
Against the White Sox, he took a 2-2 tie into the seventh inning, and gave up three runs while only getting one out. Joakim Soria followed with a meltdown in his home debut, and the Tigers ended up allowing seven runs in the inning en route...
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DETROIT -- Anibal Sanchez's mound mastery hasn't gained much national notice because the Detroit Tigers had developed a nasty habit of not supporting him offensively.
Prior to Saturday afternoon's 12-9 win over the Minnesota Twins, which featured Sanchez allowing three runs on four hits in 6 1/3 innings, Detroit had wasted Sanchez's brilliance. He allowed three runs over his previous...