Anibal Sanchez SP DET 2 Days

Anibal Sanchez yielded five earned runs in 6 1/3 innings but earned a win Wednesday versus Arizona.

Sanchez did not pitch well, allowing 11 total hits, but the Detroit offense exploded for 11 runs to take two of three games at Chase Field. Sanchez will look to bounce back next week at home against the White Sox. He is 7-4 with a solid 3.45 ERA and 1.09 WHIP.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 6 Days

Anibal Sanchez cruised through six innings unscathed against the Indians on Friday, but he was tagged for four runs without recording an out in the seventh inning en route to his fourth loss of the season.

Sanchez punched out seven on the night while allowing six hits and a walk. Even with the loss, he sports a solid 3.22 ERA, 1.04 WHIP and 77/26 K/BB ratio through his 100 2/3 innings. He'll look to get back in the win column on Wednesday when he takes on the Diamondbacks in Arizona.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 13 Days

Anibal Sanchez picked up his sixth victory of the season on Friday, limiting the Royals to just one run on eight hits over seven innings.

Sanchez punched out three on the night and didn't walk a batter. The only damage against him on the night came in the first inning, where Salvador Perez cashed in Eric Hosmer with an RBI single. He'll head into the All-Star break with a terrific 3.04 ERA, 1.04 WHIP and 70/25 K/BB ratio over his first 94 2/3 innings.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 20 Days

Anibal Sanchez was knocked around for seven earned runs in 5 2/3 innings Saturday in a loss to the Rays.

Sanchez was doing fine until the top of the fifth inning, when the Rays rattled off three runs. They then poured on four more in the top of the sixth. Sanchez watched his ERA jump from 2.63 to 3.18. He will try to bounce back next week against the Royals.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 24 Days

Anibal Sanchez pitched seven innings and allowed three runs -- two earned -- against the A's on Monday.

It was a no-decision for Sanchez, who left with the Tigers down 3-1. Since the Tigers did come back in the ninth, Sanchez's five-game winning streak remained intact. He's also racked up five no-decisions since his last loss on April 21.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 1 Month

Anibal Sanchez fired seven innings of one-run ball Thursday in the Tigers' defeat of the Royals.

Sanchez limited the Royals to five hits -- three singles and two doubles -- over his seven impressive frames. He didn't strike out a batter but also issued just one walk. The right-hander is now 4-2 on the year with a shiny 2.33 ERA and 0.93 WHIP. He'll take on the Rangers in Texas on his next turn through Detroit's rotation.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 2 Months

Anibal Sanchez pitched well in a no-decision against the Red Sox on Sunday, allowing just two runs on six hits over six innings of work.

Sanchez punched out seven on the night while issuing two walks. He wasn't very economical though, needing 112 pitches just to get through his six frames. Mike Napoli supplied part of the damage with a solo homer off him in the sixth inning, the first long ball that Sanchez has surrendered on the season. He'll bring a terrific 2.24 ERA, 0.94 WHIP and 53/17 K/BB ratio into Friday's start against the Twins.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 2 Months

Anibal Sanchez dominated the A's on Wednesday by striking out nine and scattering just three hits over 8 1/3 innings, but he took a hard-luck no-decision in a 3-1 setback.

His best start of the year had a rotten ending: Sanchez was pulled in the ninth with a 1-0 lead after allowing a Coco Crisp double. Joe Nathan failed to record an out before giving up a three-run walk-off homer to Josh Donaldson. Sanchez was victorious in his last two outings by yielding exactly two runs and five hits apiece; he went a season-high seven frames Friday versus the Rangers and then bested that effort tonight. The dealing veteran, now 2-2 with a 2.49 ERA, welcomes the Blue Jays to town next week.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 2 Months

Anibal Sanchez pitched well in Friday's win over the Rangers, allowing two runs on five hits over seven strong innings.

Sanchez struck out five without issuing a free pass on the night. The only damage in the game came on a two-run double by Mitch Moreland in the second inning, and that would be the only inning that the Rangers would even threaten. He has now won back-to-back starts and will carry a strong 2.83 ERA, 1.11 WHIP and 32/14 K/BB ratio into Wednesday's matchup against the Athletics in Oakland.

Anibal Sanchez SP DET 2 Months

Anibal Sanchez defeated the Red Sox in his return to the Tigers rotation on Sunday, allowing just two runs (one earned) on five hits over five innings of work.

Sanchez walked three and struck out three on the evening. He had been sidelined with a blister issue since April 26, but showed very little rust in his return to the hill. The victory was his first on the season, bringing him to 1-2 to go along with a stellar 2.89 ERA, 1.21 WHIP and 27/14 K/BB ratio over his first 28 innings. He'll look to keep things rolling when he takes on the Rangers on Friday.