Tigers reliever Neftali Feliz (3-4) endured a blown save and loss Saturday night, giving up two earned runs on two hits and two walks in a 4-3 defeat to the White Sox. Feliz had converted each of his last three save opportunities entering Saturday, occupying the ninth inning role amid Bruce Rondon's dismissal from the team. The 27-year-old's dreadful peripherals caught up with him, however, resulting in a disastrous walk-off loss against the White Sox. Feliz's closing days should be in the rear-view mirror after the season.
Tigers reliever Neftali Feliz logged his ninth save with a clean inning of work against the Twins on Friday night. He struck out one. With Bruce Rondon in the Tigers' doghouse, Feliz has been given a chance to pitch in the ninth inning as the season winds down. He posted six saves for Texas before losing the job, and now has three saves for Detroit. He appears to be the interim closer, but his 6.17 ERA should raise plenty of warning flags.
Tigers relief pitcher Neftali Feliz recorded his seventh save of the season during Saturday's win over the Astros. Feliz didn't have a stellar appearance, he did allow two hits and a run, but closed out the 11th inning of the victory without putting the outcome in danger. Feliz has a 7.26 ERA this season.
Free-agent relief pitcher Neftali Feliz will join the Tigers, CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman is reporting. Feliz chose to become a free agent after the Rangers designated him for assignment on July 3. Feliz (1-2) has a 4.58 ERA with 16 strikeouts and nine walks in 19 2/3 innings this season.
The Rangers confirmed Friday reliever Neftali Feliz has chosen free agency after clearing waivers and refusing an outright assignment to the minors. The former closer was designated for assignment last week.