"He's a veteran. He knows how to pitch. He's not going to blow you away with anything, but he really knows how to locate the ball," Detroit manager Ron Gardenhire said.
"This is a game, and we're going to play it like a game and we're going to have fun, and I'm going to laugh at some of these guys," Gardenhire said. "I don't know if I'll yell at anybody. I don't really know if I'll do that at spring training too much - maybe not during the season."