- No perfect bullpen strategy, but depth, flexibility help Updated: Apr-27-15 3:10 am
DETROIT - 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.
- Lester makes nifty play, but loses again as Padres top Cubs Updated: Apr-19-15 7:42 pm
CHICAGO - Jon Lester believes he is getting close to pitching like the ace the Cubs signed in the offseason.