Long before the Tigers built their dream rotation, they tried to trade for a young lefty starter in Pittsburgh named Tom Gorzelanny. Years later, they finally got him, but it's their bullpen they're hoping he can fix.
June 13, 2011: sent LHP Tom Gorzelanny on a rehab assignment to Syracuse Chiefs.
May 28, 2011:Washington Nationals placed LHP Tom Gorzelanny on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 24, 2011. Left elbow inflammation.
January 19, 2011:Chicago Cubs Traded LHP Tom Gorzelanny to Washington Nationals; Harrisburg Senators Traded RF Michael Burgess to Tennessee Smokies; Hagerstown Suns Traded LHP Graham Hicks to Peoria Chiefs and Potomac Nationals Traded RHP A.J. Morris to Daytona Cubs.