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Tigers Prospect Profile #19: Bruce Rondon

For an organization that has consistently boasted arms that could dial their fastball up into the triple digits, Bruce Rondon is the latest to wear that title, as the big right-handed reliever packs a punch with his fastball. What does Rondon need to do to be able to have the big league success that some others have enjoyed?

Bruce Rondon Position: Right-handed Pitcher Height: 6-2 Weight: 260 Born: 12/9/1990 Bats: Right Throws: Right Background Rondon signed with the Tigers in September 2007, making his official professional debut in the Venezuelan Summer League in 2008. In his first taste of pro ball, Rondon worked as a starter, posting a 3.58 ERA in 13 starts. The Tigers originally brought Rondon Stateside for the...