|No perfect bullpen strategy, but depth, flexibility help
Updated Apr 27, 02:59 AM
DETROIT (AP) — When the Detroit Tigers signed Joe Nathan before the 2014 season, they expected baseball's active saves leader to simply keep rolling. After a few too many bad outings, they traded for a backup plan in Joakim Soria, widely considered the top reliever on the market. That didn't work either — Soria had an oblique injury and by the time the playoffs began, it seemed as though the ...