This doesn't exactly inspire confidence.
The Tigers closer pitched a perfect inning against a major league club for the first time this spring Thursday, lowering his ERA from 24.55 to 19.29.
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In his one inning against the Braves, he got two pop outs and a ground out.
Let's see: two pop outs and a ground out. That's exactly what I want in a closer. Strike outs? Overrated.