Asked Wednesday whether Todd Jones (shoulder) could return next month, manager Jim Leyland said: "At this point, I don't foresee him pitching."
Tigers placed RHP Todd Jones on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 16, with a sore right shoulder.
Tigers activated RHP Todd Jones from the 15-day disabled list.
Todd Jones (shoulder) threw a bullpen session Monday and said afterward that he'll come off the disabled list when eligible Friday.
Todd Jones (shoulder) is expected to throw a bullpen session on Monday.
An MRI on Todd Jones' shoulder revealed no structural damage.
Tigers placed RHP Todd Jones on the 15-day disabled list with shoulder soreness.
Todd Jones is scheduled to be examined after revealing Thursday that he's been pitching through shoulder soreness for "the last six weeks."
Despite having blown just three saves this season, Todd Jones is being removed from the closer's role by the Tigers.
Todd Jones blew his third save and took his first loss after giving up a two-run homer to Jermaine Dye in the top of the ninth on Friday.
Manager Jim Leyland said Friday that he plans to reduce Todd Jones' workload.
Todd Jones blew his second save of the year Thursday, letting up two runs in the top of the ninth to the Twins.
Brought into an 8-2 game, Todd Jones was pulled after allowing two runs in the ninth Thursday against the Mariners.
Todd Jones blew a three-run lead against the Rockies on Saturday, giving up four runs and five hits in the ninth.