In his first year with the Tigers, things didn’t go as Ian Krol had hoped. The lefty battled injuries and his own struggles as he lost his role as the club’s top left-handed reliever and spent much of the second half of the season in Toledo or on the disabled list. With a new year, comes a new player, one more prepared and ready for the grind of a big league season.
March 23, 2015
On Monday, the Tigers swung a trade that shipped out starter Doug Fister, in exchange for a trio of players from the Nationals. One of them is power left-handed reliever Ian Krol, who made his big league debut in 2013. What can Krol give the Tigers? Get his full scouting report inside. (FREE PREMIUM PREVIEW)
December 4, 2013
During the off-season, we named our top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Now that we have passed the midway point of the season, we thought it would be a good time to check the progress of those players. In the next in our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 20-11 from our off-season list.
July 11, 2013
Opening Day is a chance for a fresh start for every player in professional baseball, but those fresh starts are especially welcome to players who struggled the previous season. In this two-part series, we look at 10 Oakland A's prospects who had down 2012 seasons statistically who look poised to improve in 2013. In part two, we look at five pitchers hoping to rebound in 2013.
March 19, 2013