Jose Ortega

Detroit Tigers #56 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 10/12/88
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 185
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Jose Ortega: vying for a spot in the Tigers pen

Jose Ortega is on the list of relief pitchers with a shot to make the Tigers roster.

Tiger in house bullpen options seem to be lacking

Yesterday Patrick OKennedy made some compelling cases for some inhouse bullpen options for the Tigers. Today, I tell you why I think a outside option will need to be investigated.

Minor League Recaps 6/24

Recaps from the Tigers' farm system for Monday, June 24th.

Minor League Recaps: 6/9/2013

A look around the Tigers' minor league system on Sunday, June 9th.

Jose Ortega sent down to Toledo

Jose Ortega is being sent to Toledo to make room for another Jose

Fear and Loathing in the Dallas Metroplex

The Tigers lost three out of four in Texas with their ballyhooed rotation taking a beating from the Rangers. A two-game showdown on the shores of Lake Erie is next. But the show is dark today with...

Scouting Evan Reed

Reed was acquired by the Tigers in early April from the Marlins. He's been really good at AAA-Toledo so far this season; but what does he feature from a scouting perspective? Read on to find out!

Dotel receives second opinion on injured elbow

The veteran reliever received good news from the go-to surgeon for arm woes, Dr. James Andrews, who confirmed the original diagnosis of right elbow inflammation was correct. Dotel will continue to rest his sore elbow.

Tigers DL Coke

Detroit is now down two veteran relievers, as Coke battles his way through a groin strain.

Phil Coke to DL, Jose Ortega recalled from minors

Phil Coke was placed on the 15-day disabled list prior to the Tigers' road trip to Houston and Washington.

Valverde, Rondon, Ortega could be in Detroit soon

With two of the right-handers in Detroit's bullpen struggling, a trio of minor-league players could step in to help.

2013 profiles: Bullpen options

Today we combine several possible bullpen options on the 40-man roster into one post. Kurt remains pessimistic.

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