Detroit Tigers Still Waiting for Closure on a Closer

Posted: 18th December 2009 by Blake VandeBunte in MLB
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ItÆs no secret that the closer role is currently vacant in Motown. Although GM Dave Dombrowski has made it clear that ôthere is no fire sale going on here!ö (sigh) ItÆs becoming crystal clear that our ôcloserö will more than likely be a committee compiled of in house relievers. Brandon Lyon has signed a three year $15 million deal with the Houston Astros. The roller coaster also known as Fernando Rodney is drawing interest from many teams not named the Detroit Tigers. Draft picks from 2008 Robbie Weinhardt and Cody Satterwhite could possibly find there way into a relief role next season. However, neither of them are remotely close to being ôcloserö ready yet. With that being said, letÆs evaluate some of our in house candidates. Joel Zumaya :
If, and may I be very clear on this ...

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