|June 17 2:25 PM PT3:25 PM MT4:25 PM CT5:25 PM ET17:25 ET21:25 GMT5:25 CST2:25 PM MST4:25 PM EST4:55 PM VEN1:25 UAE (+1)4:25 PM CT-The Detroit Tigers have placed Sanchez on the 15-day disabled list.
Analysis: Sanchez is expected to miss two starts because of a strained right shoulder.
|June 16 9:49 AM PT10:49 AM MT11:49 AM CT12:49 PM ET12:49 ET16:49 GMT0:49 CST9:49 AM MST11:49 AM EST12:19 PM VEN20:49 UAE11:49 AM CT-After missing his previous start with shoulder stiffness, Sanchez struggled with pitch location and only lasted 3 2-3 innings for Detroit in Saturday's 6-3 loss to Minnesota.
Analysis: Sanchez was deemed healthy enough to pitch after he went 10 days between starts because of a troublesome shoulder. Sanchez and manager Jim Leyland said Sanchez was didn't have the usual velocity on his fastball.
|June 8 10:54 AM PT11:54 AM MT12:54 PM CT1:54 PM ET13:54 ET17:54 GMT1:54 CST10:54 AM MST12:54 PM EST1:24 PM VEN21:54 UAE12:54 PM CT-The Detroit Tigers are skipping Anibal Sanchez's next start and plan to pitch Jose Alvarez in his place Sunday against the Cleveland Indians.
Analysis: Tigers trainer Kevin Rand said on Saturday it was the prudent decision to sit Sanchez because he didn't recover well from his previous outing and it's early in the season. Sanchez says there's tightness in the back of his right shoulder. The right-hander won his last start on June 4 against Tampa Bay, giving up one run in seven innings. He is 6-4 with a 2.65 ERA in 12 starts, which includes a one-hitter May 24 against Minnesota.
|June 5 12:56 PM PT1:56 PM MT2:56 PM CT3:56 PM ET15:56 ET19:56 GMT3:56 CST12:56 PM MST2:56 PM EST3:26 PM VEN23:56 UAE2:56 PM CT-Sanchez pitched seven strong innings in the Tigers' 10-1 rout of Tampa Bay on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Sanchez (6-5) allowed a run and four hits while striking out nine with walking one. He has alternated good and bad outings in his last four starts. He gave up five runs over 6 2-3 innings in his previous game, a 5-3 loss to Pittsburgh on May 29.
|May 30 10:55 AM PT11:55 AM MT12:55 PM CT1:55 PM ET13:55 ET17:55 GMT1:55 CST10:55 AM MST12:55 PM EST1:25 PM VEN21:55 UAE12:55 PM CT-Sanchez bore little resemblance to the pitcher who nearly threw a no-hitter his last time out, giving up five runs and seven hits over 6 2-3 innings in Detroit's 5-3 loss at Pittsburgh on Wednesday.
Analysis: In five of his last six starts - not including his shutout of the Twins his last time out - Sanchez is 1-4 with a 5.40 ERA.
|May 24 6:53 PM PT7:53 PM MT8:53 PM CT9:53 PM ET21:53 ET1:53 GMT9:53 CST6:53 PM MST8:53 PM EST9:23 PM VEN5:53 UAE (+1)8:53 PM CT-Mauer has singled with one out in the ninth for the first hit against Sanchez on Friday.
Analysis: Bidding for his second career no-hitter, Sanchez allowed only that hit, struck out 12 and walked three to earn the complete-game 6-0 win over Minnesota.
|May 19 3:56 PM PT4:56 PM MT5:56 PM CT6:56 PM ET18:56 ET22:56 GMT6:56 CST3:56 PM MST5:56 PM EST6:26 PM VEN2:56 UAE (+1)5:56 PM CT-Texas roughed up Anibal Sanchez in a 7-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.
Analysis: Sanchez (4-4) gave up a season-high six runs in 2 2-3 innings, his shortest start in almost two years. The right-hander yielded nine hits, walked two and struck out two as his ERA jumped from 2.05 to 2.77.
|May 14 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET11:29 ET15:29 GMT23:29 CST8:29 AM MST10:29 AM EST10:59 AM VEN19:29 UAE10:29 AM CT-Sanchez allowed two runs, six hits and struck out eight over seven innings, earning the win during Monday's 7-2 victory over Houston.
Analysis: Sanchez has now fanned a whopping 42 over his last four starts spanning 27 innings. He's fanned 66 on the season to rank third in the majors.
|May 2 11:51 AM PT12:51 PM MT1:51 PM CT2:51 PM ET14:51 ET18:51 GMT2:51 CST11:51 AM MST1:51 PM EST2:21 PM VEN22:51 UAE1:51 PM CT-Sanchez struck out nine batters in six innings but also gave up three runs on five hits and two walks Wednesday in a 6-2 loss to Minnesota.
Analysis: At 3-2 with a 1.82 ERA and 50 strikeouts in 39 2-3 innings, Sanchez is still off to a great start to the season.
|Apr. 27 12:56 PM PT1:56 PM MT2:56 PM CT3:56 PM ET15:56 ET19:56 GMT3:56 CST12:56 PM MST2:56 PM EST3:26 PM VEN23:56 UAE2:56 PM CT-Sanchez struck out 17 in eight marvelous innings for Detroit, confounding the Atlanta Braves in a dazzling performance Friday night and leading the Tigers to a 10-0 victory. Sanchez broke Mickey Lolich's team record of 16 strikeouts when he fanned three in the eighth inning.
Analysis: Sanchez threw 121 pitches in those eight innings, so there would be no return for the ninth to try to match Roger Clemens and Kerry Wood with 20 strikeouts. In fact, manager Jim Leyland said he was ready to take Sanchez out after the seventh before letting him pitch a bit longer.
|Apr. 20 3:39 PM PT4:39 PM MT5:39 PM CT6:39 PM ET18:39 ET22:39 GMT6:39 CST3:39 PM MST5:39 PM EST6:09 PM VEN2:39 UAE (+1)5:39 PM CT-Sanchez (2-1) gave up 11 hits while pitching into the seventh inning for the Tigers in Friday's 8-1 loss to the Angels.
Analysis: Sanchez has a 1.75 ERA in four starts.
|Apr. 15 3:30 PM PT4:30 PM MT5:30 PM CT6:30 PM ET18:30 ET22:30 GMT6:30 CST3:30 PM MST5:30 PM EST6:00 PM VEN2:30 UAE (+1)5:30 PM CT-Sanchez allowed one run over seven innings in a 10-1 win over Oakland on Sunday.
Analysis: Sanchez improved to 2-0 with a 1.42 ERA on the season. He struck out eight and only gave up three hits.