Tigers Place Rogers On The DL

By  | 

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Detroit Tigers have placed left-hander Kenny Rogers on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his elbow. The move was made retroactive to Thursday.
Rogers is 3-and-2 with a five-23 E-R-A in just six starts this season. The four-time All-Star missed the Tigers' first 71 games after undergoing surgery on March 30th to remove a blood clot from his left shoulder and repair arteries. This the third time the 42-year-old has been on the D-L in his 19-year big league career.
Rogers has allowed 17 earned runs in his last three starts, spanning just 15 and a third innings.
Jordan Tata will be recalled from Triple-A Toledo tomorrow to make his first big league start against the Oakland Athletics in Rogers' place.




 
Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus