Spring Training: Tigers Pitchers and Catchers

By Vincent Maduri
Editor, Sports Talk Florida

The Detroit Tigers pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report to spring training today in Lakeland, Florida.  The following players are expected to report:

40-Man Roster

# Pitchers B/T Ht Wt DOB
62 Al Alburquerque R-R 6’0″ 195 Jun 10, 1986
31 Collin Balester R-R 6’5″ 200 Jun 6, 1986
64 Duane Below L-L 6’3″ 220 Nov 15, 1985
53 Joaquin Benoit R-R 6’3″ 220 Jul 26, 1977
40 Phil Coke L-L 6’1″ 210 Jul 19, 1982
45 Casey Crosby R-L 6’5″ 200 Sep 17, 1988
20 Octavio Dotel R-R 6’0″ 220 Nov 25, 1973
58 Doug Fister L-R 6’8″ 210 Feb 4, 1984
44 Matt Hoffman L-L 6’2″ 195 Nov 18, 1988
49 Luis Marte R-R 5’11” 200 Aug 26, 1986
43 Andrew Oliver L-L 6’3″ 210 Dec 3, 1987
56 Jose Ortega R-R 5’11” 185 Oct 12, 1988
34 David Pauley R-R 6’2″ 215 Jun 17, 1983
48 Rick Porcello R-R 6’5″ 200 Dec 27, 1988
37 Max Scherzer R-R 6’3″ 220 Jul 27, 1984
55 Daniel Schlereth L-L 6’0″ 200 May 9, 1986
38 Tyler Stohr L-R 6’2″ 210 Sep 19, 1986
50 Jacob Turner R-R 6’5″ 210 May 21, 1991
46 Jose Valverde R-R 6’4″ 255 Mar 24, 1978
35 Justin Verlander R-R 6’5″ 225 Feb 20, 1983
60 Brayan Villarreal R-R 6’0″ 170 May 10, 1987
57 Adam Wilk L-L 6’2″ 180 Dec 9, 1987
# Catchers B/T Ht Wt DOB
13 Alex Avila L-R 5’11” 210 Jan 29, 1987
9 Gerald Laird R-R 6’1″ 225 Nov 13, 1979
41 Victor Martinez S-R 6’2″ 210 Dec 23, 1978

 

Non-Roster Invitees

# Pitchers B/T Ht Wt DOB
68 Chris Bootcheck R-R 6’5″ 210 Oct 24, 1978
75 Darin Downs R-L 6’3″ 210 Dec 26, 1984
80 Drew Smyly L-L 6’3″ 190 Jun 13, 1989
# Catchers B/T Ht Wt DOB
71 Rob Brantly L-R 6’2″ 205 Jul 14, 1989
82 Curt Casali R-R 6’2″ 230 Nov 9, 1988
76 Bryan Holaday R-R 6’0″ 205 Nov 19, 1987
77 Patrick Leyland R-R 6’2″ 200 Oct 11, 1991
81 James McCann R-R 6’2″ 210 Jun 13, 1990
67 Omir Santos R-R 6’0″ 215 Apr 29, 1981

 

Source: Tigers.com

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