Jordan Zimmermann (neck) is throwing pain-free from a distance of 180 feet.
Tigers general manager Al Avila said Monday that Jordan Zimmermann went to a specialist and received "injections in certain parts of his neck that block those areas where he had pain."
Jordan Zimmermann was pinned with the loss Saturday, allowing two runs over four innings against the Braves.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus announced after Thursday's rain out that Jordan Zimmermann will start on Saturday against the Braves in Atlanta.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said that Jordan Zimmermann will start against the Braves on Friday.
Jordan Zimmermann could start Saturday at Atlanta.
Jordan Zimmermann is scheduled to throw a simulated game on Monday.
Jordan Zimmermann said Thursday that he feels "good" but admitted he's "a little inconsistent" when throwing out of the windup.
Jordan Zimmermann is scheduled to throw another simulated game on Monday.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus offered an underwhelming review of Jordan Zimmermann's simulated game Tuesday afternoon at Target Field.
Jordan Zimmermann threw a successful 68-pitch simulated game on Tuesday afternoon.
Jordan Zimmermann will throw another 80-pitch simulated game on Tuesday.
Jordan Zimmermann threw 80 pitches in a simulated game Wednesday at Comerica Park.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus announced Sunday that the club will skip Jordan Zimmermann's next start.