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Tigers 7, Marlins 5: Monster 5th inning helps Detroit snap 3-game skid

The offense showed up even though Pelfrey’s command was missing. DETROIT — Despite another poor performance from Mike Pelfrey, the Tigers’ offense put up enough support to squeak out a win. Thanks to three home runs initiated by Jose Iglesias’ in the fifth, the Tigers won 7-5 over the Marlins in the first of a two-game series. Early on it looked like Pelfrey was going to...
Via Bless You Boys
3 days ago

Game 77 Preview: Miami Marlins at Detroit Tigers

Mike Pelfrey returns to the rotation as the Tigers start a two-game series against the Marlins. Miami Marlins (41-35) at Detroit Tigers (38-38) Time/Place: 7:10 p.m., Comerica ParkSB Nation blog: Fish StripesMedia: Fox Sports Detroit, MLB.TV, Tigers Radio NetworkPitching Matchup: LHP Adam Conley (4-4, 3.56 ERA) vs. RHP Mike Pelfrey (1-7, 4.91 ERA) Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP...
Via Bless You Boys
3 days ago

Pelfrey takes the mound against the Marlins

DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers will be facing a much better and more confident Miami Marlins team Tuesday than the one they beat twice to open the 2016 season. And while Miami is on an uptick, Detroit is just ticked after getting swept for the third time this season by the Cleveland Indians this past weekend. The Tigers have stiffened their bullpen in the last week but their rotation...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Pelfrey: Relief outing was key for splitter

As the Tigers' rotation continues to get worked out on the fly, Mike Pelfrey hopes he found some momentum for Tuesday's start after a Friday relief appearance.
5 days ago

Tigers’ Mike Pelfrey had his best outing of the year ... as a reliever

Pelfrey thinks he’ll be fine for Tuesday’s start, too. DETROIT — It was, by all accounts, the best outing of the season for Mike Pelfrey. The oft-struggling starter was called on Friday night to pitch in relief of Jordan Zimmermann’s bombed start. With little time to warm up, he lasted longer than his teammate and delivered an effortless performance. “I think adrenaline...
Via Bless You Boys
7 days ago

VIDEO: Mike Pelfrey gave umpire a fist bump after play at first

Mike Mulholland | Mike Pelfrey made a big pitch that got himself out of a jam Sunday and apparently thought first base umpire Mike DiMuro was congratulating him with a fist bump. Of course, DiMuro wasn’t.  Pelfrey’s juices were just flowing.  Hopefully this gets DiMuro and his buddies to expand the strike zone for Pelfrey so he can get his 5.68 ERA down near respectability...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
May 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Twins' Pelfrey undergoes successful surgery

Twins pitcher Mike Pelfrey underwent successful surgery Tuesday to decompress the ulnar nerve in his right elbow, the team announced. Pelfrey, who experienced discomfort in his elbow while on a rehab assignment for a groin injury, met with noted sports orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Fla. After meeting with Dr. Andrews, it was determined that Pelfrey had ulnar...
Via Fox Sports North
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins pitcher Mike Pelfrey did something funky with his lips

Mike Pelfrey has some weird habits on the mound. The guys licks himself incessantly and was counted licking himself 89 times during a 2011 start. And when he’s not licking himself or the ball or his hand or whatever, he’s making funny motions with his lips. Is that how he settles himself down? It didn’t […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins pull off great prank on Wichita State alum Mike Pelfrey

Minnesota Twins pitcher Mike Pelfrey is a proud Wichita State alum, and before their brief run in the NCAA Tournament last week, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire called Pelfrey into his office under the guise of “calling the team to pump them up”. The only problem was that Pelfrey wasn’t talking to the Shockers – he was talking to his teammates in the Twins clubhouse. Here...
Via The Outside Corner
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins' Pelfrey plans to take game to another level in 2014

MINNEAPOLIS -- In his first season with the Minnesota Twins, right-hander Mike Pelfrey was given a corner locker in the clubhouse, a spot typically reserved for a veteran. While Pelfrey was indeed entering his eighth season last year, he was still a newcomer in Minnesota. Yet it didn't take long for the Twins' younger players to gravitate toward Pelfrey, who served as a mentor and...
Via Fox Sports North
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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