Tigers and pitchers Phil Coke, Rick Porcello agree to terms

Monday January 16th, 2012

The Detroit Tigers and pitchers Phil Coke and Rick Porcello have agreed to contracts, according to MLB.com. Both players were arbitration-eligible.

Porcello agreed to a deal worth $3.1 million, while Coke signed a $1.1 million contract. After going 24-21 in his first two seasons in the big leagues, Porcello finished last season 14-9 in 31 starts. Coke started 14 games a season ago, but did most of his work out of the bullpen.

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