Fri, 05 Jun 2015 18:29:34 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (biceps) was expected to return Friday, June 5, but he will make more appearance for Class AAA Toledo Saturday, June 6, before joining the team. Manager Brad Ausmus said the decision to give Rondon one more game isn't a sign of a problem.
Fantasy Tip: Rondon has a fastball that approaches 100 mph, and his strikeout potential makes him a middle reliever worth considering in deeper leagues or in leagues that count holds as a category.
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:14:10 -0800
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) has not thrown off a mound at this point but is on schedule in his rehab from Tommy John surgery, according to team trainer Kevin Rand. Rand said there is a chance Rondon could be ready for the start of the regular season.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:57:49 -0700
Detroit Tigers RP Bruce Rondon (elbow) is expected to start playing catch in the next week or two. Head athletic trainer Kevin Rand said Rondon is doing very well in his rehab.
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.