Sat, 29 Mar 2014 12:16:02 -0700
The Detroit Tigers have placed OF Andy Dirks (back) on the 15-day disabled list and SS Jose Iglesias (shins) and RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) on the 60-day disabled list.
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:57:21 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) will need Tommy John surgery on his right elbow and will miss the entire 2014 season, according to general manager Dave Dombrowski. Rondon was a candidate to be the team's eighth-inning setup man this season. The Tigers have other candidates to fill Rondon's spot, like RPs Joba Chamberlain, Al Alburquerque, Ian Krol, Evan Reed, Luke Putkonen and Phil Coke, but the team isn't locked in to any one guy.
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 00:04:46 -0800
The Detroit Tigers have agreed to terms with eight players on contracts for the 2014 season. The Tigers signed RP Melvin Mercedes, RP Bruce Rondon, SP Jose Alvarez, RP Ian Krol, C Bryan Holaday, and IF's Steve Lombardozzi, Francisco Martinez and Hernan Perez. The Tigers now have every player on their 40-man roster under contract for the 2014 season.
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.