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Tigers option Krol, other moves coming Friday

DETROIT -- In addition to the blockbuster trade, the Tigers made a few other moves after Thursday's 7-4 loss to the White Sox.   First, they optioned the contract of left-hander Ian Krol to Triple-A Toledo. Krol, who was excellent early, with an ERA of 3.38 in April and 1.59 in May, has struggled since. In June, Krol had a stint on the DL in addition to his 11.12 ERA in eight...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers Notes: Patrick McCoy to disabled list; Ian Krol reinstated

DETROIT -- One left-handed reliever goes down but another returns. On Sunday, the Tigers placed Patrick McCoy on the 15-day disabled list with a pulled right hamstring and activated Ian Krol from the DL. McCoy injured himself running to cover first base in the ninth inning Saturday night and was limping badly in the clubhouse after the game. Krol has been on the DL since June 21...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers Notes: Reliever Ian Krol heading to rehab assignment

DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers left-handed reliever Ian Krol said he will join the Class A Michigan Whitecaps for two pitching rehabilitation assignments this weekend in Fort Wayne, Ind. Krol said he will pitch in Friday and Sunday games, and play light catch on Saturday. Krol expected to be activated Tuesday, when Detroit hosts the Los Angeles Dodgers in the first of two games. He'...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Andy Dirks, Ian Krol, Joel Hanrahan

The Detroit Tigers are without Andy Dirks, Ian Krol, and Joel Hanrahan. All three are key parts to the Tigers success.#184784443 / gettyimages.comAndy DirksDirks has needed to back off a little bit for his baseball activities recently. He is working to return for back surgery and he has felt some discomfort.Manager Brad Ausmus had this to say,"I don't know if I'...
Via MLB Injury News
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Ian Krol placed on DL

The Detroit Tigers have placed left-hander Ian Krol on the 15-day disabled list with what they call left shoulder inflammation. Krol, though, calls it a "dead arm" and insists that he has no pain or discomfort. Even so, manager Brad Ausmus feels that Krol needs two weeks of rest to regain his arm strength. #492422631 /'s Jason Beck reports...
Via MLB Injury News
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers notes: Krol the leading lefty in Tigers' bullpen

JUPITER, Fla. -- There's something different, something definitely intimidating, about most effective relief pitchers. Ian Krol, the Detroit Tigers' new lefty out of the bullpen, has that confidence and manner in spades. He's got a thick beard, stern expression and pitches like his car is double-parked. "The way he pitches, it seems like he's kind of a gunslinger...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers Scouting Report: LHP Ian Krol

On Monday, the Tigers swung a trade that shipped out starter Doug Fister, in exchange for a trio of players from the Nationals. One of them is power left-handed reliever Ian Krol, who made his big league debut in 2013. What can Krol give the Tigers? Get his full scouting report inside. (FREE PREMIUM PREVIEW)
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Nats rookies visit MLB Fan Cave, but don't read '50 Shades of Grey' this time though

So Nats rookies Anthony Rendon, Ian Krol, and Erik Davis made an appearance at the Fan Cave while in New York this week. See video above. The rookies talked about their rookie experiences and did fun stuff like play ping pong and slide down a slide, but unfortunately did not read '50 Shades of Grey' like members of the Nats bullpen did during their Fan Cave visit...
Via Nationals Enquirer
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Rookie Ian Krol didn't find out about Friday night's rainout until he showed up for work

Already one rainout removed from his sparkling major league debut Wednesday night, who could blame Nats rookie Ian Krol for eagerly arriving for work on Friday afternoon. Unfortunately, Krol missed the important fact that the Nationals announced the game's postponement around noon: HA! Didn't even notice the game was cancelled until I got to the clubhouse. #embarrassing...
Via Nationals Enquirer
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Ian Krol Has Some Ups, Apparently

We saw how electric Ian Krol's fastball was last night in his Major League debut against the New York Mets. Apparently, he's a freak athlete.  Check out this 38 inch jump with a weighted vest he completed while a member of the Oakland Athletics' farm system.   
Via The Nats Blog
June 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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