Back in Majors, Molleken returns to Canada

Dustin Molleken has pitched here before, nearly half a lifetime ago. He was a 17-year-old on the Canadian junior national team, he said, pitching against Team USA. At that point, he dreamed of coming back here as a Major Leaguer. Fourteen years later, Molleken walked into Rogers Centre on Thursday afternoon as a member of the Detroit Tigers' bullpen, readying for a four-game series...
July 07, 2016

Longtime Minor Leaguer Molleken gets first callup

Dustin Molleken spent a dozen years in search of a Major League opportunity. The Tigers' carousel of bullpen callups finally gave him his shot Monday.
June 20, 2016

Tigers call up longtime Minor Leaguer Molleken

Dustin Molleken is finally getting the call to the big leagues. The Tigers selected the contract of the right-hander from Triple-A Toledo and designated third baseman Casey McGehee for assignment on Monday. Detroit also transferred right-handed pitcher Drew VerHagen from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list in a corresponding move.
June 20, 2016

Tigers select RHP Dustin Molleken from Triple-A, DFA INF Casey McGehee

According to a Monday report from MLB Roster Moves, the Detroit Tigers have purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Dustin Molleken from Triple-A Toledo. Set to make his big league debut upon taking the mound for the Tigers, the up-and-coming hurler has the ability to both start and come out of the bullpen – presumably leading to his eventual promotion. In a corresponding...
Via Today's Knuckleball
June 20, 2016

Indians sign pair of pitchers

CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians have signed free agent pitchers Shaun Marcum and Dustin Molleken to minor league contracts with non-roster invitations to training camp. Marcum has 58 career major league wins for Toronto, Milwaukee and the New York Mets. He underwent shoulder surgery in 2013 and made just eight appearances last season for Triple-A Columbus after signing a non-roster deal...
Via Associated Press
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