Al Alburquerque (hip) threw 10 pitches in a bullpen session Thursday.
Al Alburquerque underwent an MRI on his right hip Wednesday.
Al Alburquerque acknowledged Wednesday that he's been dealing with some soreness in his upper right leg.
Al Alburquerque gave up three runs in his inning of relief Wednesday against the Yankees.
Al Alburquerque retired just one of eight batters he faced Friday against the Rays.
Tigers and RHP Al Alburquerque avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.725 million contract.
Al Alburquerque requested $2.05 million and was offered $1.375 million by the Tigers were arbitration figures were exchanged.
Tigers avoided arbitration with RHP Al Alburquerque by agreeing to a one-year, $837,500 contract.
Tigers recalled RHP Al Alburquerque from Triple-A Toledo.
Tigers optioned RHP Al Alburquerque to Triple-A Toledo.
Al Alburquerque experienced a pinching sensation in his right groin Wednesday but expects to be fine.
Al Alburquerque pitched another perfect inning Friday to lower his spring ERA to 1.13.
Al Alburquerque fanned all three Astros he faced in relief Monday.