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The Tigers bring up 3-relieves and release Casey Crosby after going 19 innings with the Blue Jays Sunday

After their 19-inning marathon Sunday against the Blue Jays (which resulted in a 6-5 loss… blah) the Tigers promoted a few pitchers to replenish the bullpen as best they can while releasing Casey Crosby to make room on the 40-man roster for Kevin Whelan according to Chris Iott of To summarize he’s who they brought up from Triple-A Toledo: Kevin Whelan (2-1, 1.85 ERA in...
Via The Majors Detroit
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Casey Crosby among Tigers' first spring cuts

TAMPA, Fla. -- Left-hander Casey Crosby came into spring training one month ago with a legitimate shot to stick as the second left-hander in the Detroit Tigers bullpen. But after elbow problems delayed his first Grapefruit League appearance until Sunday, Crosby -- despite having a future with the team -- was among six pitchers and two catchers optioned to the minors on Wednesday...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

If Detroit Tigers turn to Casey Crosby again, it will likely be out of bullpen

Left-handed pitcher Casey Crosby remains on the 40-man roster for the Detroit Tigers. If he appears with the Tigers again, it will most likely be as a reliever, rather than a starter. Crosby (6-5, 228) will come to spring training aiming for a bullpen job. Two years ago, he came to Lakeland, Fla., trying to win a job as the Tigers’ No. 5 starter. Although he didn’t win the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Transaction Blog: Crosby Optioned to Toledo

Stay current with all the roster movement and personnel decisions with the TigsTown Transaction Blog. The Tigers moved another prospect out of big league camp, as they optioned Casey Crosby to Toledo.
March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Leyland gives Crosby some parting wisdom

Casey Crosby has had a taste of major league life. It's how he digests it that will determine whether he'll be able to eat up more innings in Detroit. Crosby was optioned back to Class AAA Toledo after pitching 3 2/3 innings Friday night. He will take back with him some advice from manager Jim Leyland, who doesn't feel Crosby's three games of experience with the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Buyers or sellers?

The middle of June is about the time of year when teams start deciding whether or not they will be buyers or sellers before the July 31st trade deadline. Of course there is still quite a bit of time left before that date, so a team could improve and become a buyer, or fall in a slump and join the sellers. This year two teams that have become notorious buyers find themselves in third...
June 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Casey Crosby Goes One-on-One With The Detroit Sports Site

The Detroit Tigers rookie will make his debut on Friday night vs. the Yankees. We revisit an interview he did with us at the start of this season. Continue reading →
Via The Detroit Sports Site
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Podcast: Crosby Debut, Delmon, Breakouts

In the latest podcast, the staff discusses Casey Crosby and whether or not he's ready to compete at the major league level today, is Delmon Young's position in the lineup hurting him, which players through the first two months of the year are cause for concern, and who has been breaking out.
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Crosby Offers Tigers Intriguing Option in Camp

Casey Crosby had one thing to prove to the Detroit Tigers Organization heading in to the 2011 season…simply that he could stay healthy. He responded in a big way, pitching in a career high 131 innings and earning a spot on the Tigers 40 man roster in the off season. Staying healthy has been the major roadblock in Crosby’s development after being drafted out of high school by...
Via Detroit Sports 360
March 07, 2012  |  Discuss

ScoutTV: Casey Crosby

Detroit Tigers prospect Casey Crosby joins FOX Sports/ Field Reporter Inna Lazarev to discuss the details of his Arizona Fall League experience.
November 01, 2011  |  Discuss
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