Tigers placed RHP Anibal Sanchez on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right pectoral muscle.
Anibal Sanchez (pectorals) will return to Detroit to undergo an MRI exam on Saturday.
Anibal Sanchez was removed from Friday's start against the Blue Jays in the fifth inning with a pectoral strain.
Anibal Sanchez was removed from Friday's start against the Blue Jays in the sixth inning with an undisclosed injury.
Anibal Sanchez struck out 12 over seven scoreless innings, and the Tigers shut out the Rockies 4-0 on Sunday.
Anibal Sanchez yielded five earned runs in 6 1/3 innings but earned a win Wednesday versus Arizona.
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.
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.
Anibal Sanchez was knocked around for seven earned runs in 5 2/3 innings Saturday in a loss to the Rays.
Anibal Sanchez pitched seven innings and allowed three runs -- two earned -- against the A's on Monday.
Anibal Sanchez fired seven innings of one-run ball Thursday in the Tigers' defeat of the Royals.
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.
Anibal Sanchez got the no-decision, shutting out the Blue Jays over seven innings in Tuesday's loss.
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.