Miller emerging as a bright spot

Consistently strong in the relief role, he says he's getting comfortable there, too

Updated: July 30, 2012, 8:38 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- When Detroit Tigers GM David Dombrowski watches his team play the Red Sox this week, he likely will see confirmation that he and assistant GM Al Avila and scouting director David Chadd were right all along: Andrew Miller is a big league pitcher.

The process certainly has taken longer than the Tigers envisioned when they drafted Miller in the first round in 2006 and fast-tracked him to the big leagues the same summer. It has taken seven seasons and three big league organizations, ...

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