Mon, 21 Oct 2013 15:26:15 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) was diagnosed with a flexor strain after visiting with Dr. James Andrews last week.
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:45:15 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) is working out in the instructional league, but he is not yet throwing. He was sidelined for most of September due to elbow inflammation.
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:41:46 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Al Alburquerque is expected to continue to see more opportunities with RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) still not ready to re-join the team.
Tue, 01 Oct 2013 13:36:35 -0700
Detroit Tigers RPs Bruce Rondon (elbow) and Phil Coke (elbow) are likely to sit out the American League Division Series due to elbow issues.
Sun, 22 Sep 2013 19:21:01 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) had a good mound session Sunday, Sept. 22, according to manager Jim Leyland. The plan is for Rondon to return Tuesday, Sept. 24, if he does not feel any discomfort Monday, Sept. 23.
Wed, 18 Sep 2013 20:36:33 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) was able to throw long toss at 120 feet before the game Wednesday, Sept. 18. "It went very well; he was very happy," the head trainer said. "At the end, he shortened up and let some balls go nice and easy and felt very good, very encouraged." Rondon will play catch Thursday, Sept. 19.
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 13:37:01 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) is dealing with a tender elbow and may attempt to throw Tuesday, Sept. 17.
Fri, 16 Aug 2013 13:39:28 -0700
Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said it's unlikely that RPs Joaquin Benoit and Bruce Rondon would be available for either of the games of a doubleheader Friday, Aug. 16, because of their usage in the last few days.
Fantasy Tip: The Tigers lost the first game of the twin bill, so a closer wasn't needed. If a save sitch arises in the nightcap, expect Jose Veras to be deployed in the ninth.
Sat, 13 Jul 2013 17:14:08 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon said RP Joaquin Benoit has been helping with different things including his consistency. "I've been telling him little things about pitching," Benoit said. "Everybody knows his arm; he's a hard thrower. He just needs some pointers about what to do with his game."
Sat, 29 Jun 2013 15:57:48 -0700
The Detroit Tigers will use RP Al Alburquerque as their regular setup man when all the relievers are healthy. RPs Bruce Rondon and Drew Smyly will be used in the seventh inning.