Jordan Zimmermann RUMORS & NEWS

  • Tigers’ Jordan Zimmermann says he’s ready to ‘compete’ in rotation

    Detroit Free Press "Jordan Zimmermann is chomping at the bit. He feels good, a lot better now than he did earlier in the season when he came off the disabled list twice and was shelled, forcing the Detroit Tigers to start him in simulated games against backup players. “I’ve said that before, and it didn’t go..." September 23

  • Tigers' Jordan Zimmermann makes little progress in simulated game

    Detroit Free Press "Jordan Zimmermann didn’t make much progress Tuesday afternoon. “About the same as the other day,” Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said. Zimmermann threw his second simulated game in a week’s time before Tuesday night’s series opener against the Twins at Target Field, which didn’t seem to..." September 21

  • Tigers' Jordan Zimmermann: Continues to work on delivery issues in another bullpen session

    CBS Sports "Zimmermann threw a 25-pitch bullpen session Saturday and believes he has improved his mechanics, Jason Beck of reports. "Honestly, I'm getting better, and if the percentages are getting more of those bad ones [pitches] out of there, then I'm moving in the right direction," said the..." September 18

  • Zimmermann pleased, return unknown; Castellanos ‘just not there yet’

    Detroit Free Press "Jordan Zimmermann said Wednesday was a good day. He threw 80 pitches in a simulated game. “A lot of good ones,” he said, “way more good ones than bad ones.” But the Tigers are still unsure when — or if — their veteran right-hander will return to the mound this regular season. After..." September 15

  • Zimmermann throws 80 pitches: 'Today was a good day'

    Detroit News "A step forward for Jordan Zimmermann. The length and significance of that step will be determined relatively soon. Zimmermann, who was tagged for six runs in less than two innings in his first start off the disabled list last Saturday, threw an 80-pitch simulated game Wednesday and came away..." September 14

  • Detroit Tigers’ Jordan Zimmermann to take it slow

    Detroit Free Press "In Jordan Zimmermann’s words: “I tried to be a superhero,” he said. The Tigers’ right-handed starter wasn’t fully recovered from a right neck strain that forced him to miss a month, not quite himself after two minor league injury rehabilitation starts with Triple-A Toledo, but still, his foot..." August 14

  • Not again: Jordan Zimmermann back on DL

    Detroit News "Tigers veteran starter Jordan Zimmermann strolled through the clubhouse several hours before Saturday night's game. There wasn't a hint of a smile on his face. Now we know why. After Saturday's 6-5 victory over the New York Mets, the Tigers announced Zimmermann — just one awful, 1.2-inning..." August 07

  • Detroit Tigers get good news on Jordan Zimmermann injury

    Detroit Free Press "The Detroit Tigers received good news on Jordan Zimmermann today. A MRI test on Zimmermann’s right lat came back clean, according to a person with knowledge of the situation, and Zimmermann is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Sunday. The team is not sure whether Zimmermann will avoid..." August 05

  • Zimmermann to undergo MRI on right lat

    The Score "After allowing six runs in just 1 2/3 innings Thursday against the Chicago White Sox, Detroit Tigers starter Jordan Zimmermann will undergo an MRI after injuring his right lat in the first inning, manager Brad Ausmus told reporters. Zimmermann was activated from the 15-day disabled list..." August 04

  • Tigers' Jordan Zimmermann: Neck was getting 'worse and worse'

    Detroit Free Press "Jordan Zimmermann said he doesn’t have thoracic outlet syndrome or any vascular issues, but has been dealing with a right neck strain for a couple of weeks. He was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday, retroactive to July 1. The Detroit Tigers right-hander just returned from St. Louis,..." July 09

  • Tigers send Zimmermann to DL with neck strain

    The Score "The Detroit Tigers have sent starter Jordan Zimmermann to the 15-day disabled list with a right neck strain, retroactive to July 1. Zimmermann will be forced to miss his next two starts, including Tuesday's contest against the Cleveland Indians. He'll be eligible to return following the..." July 04

  • Jordan Zimmermann to return Friday vs. White Sox

    Detroit Free Press "Right-hander Jordan Zimmermann will return to the mound for the Detroit Tigers as they open a three-game series tonight against the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park. “As long as his flight landed here, I’m assuming (everything’s fine),” manager Brad Ausmus said. “Haven’t heard anything..." June 03

  • Jordan Zimmermann hopes to avoid DL and make start on Tuesday

    ESPN "Detroit Tigers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann is optimistic he will be able to return to the mound next week. The 29-year-old pitcher has been encouraged by the progress made since the weekend and hopes to avoid the disabled list for the Grade 1 groin strain suffered in Sunday's game." May 28

  • A look at the numbers: Jordan Zimmermann's true value to the Tigers

    ESPN "By all accounts, the Detroit Tigers seemed relieved once they learned of starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann's diagnosis: a Grade 1 groin strain, considered the mildest level of strain. The team will be without the 29-year-old workhorse for his next slated start, which would have been Friday..." May 24

  • Tigers' Jordan Zimmermann: Leaves game with apparent injury

    CBS Sports "Zimmermann left Sunday's matchup against the Rays due to an apparent injury, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports. " May 22