Joel Hanrahan agrees with Tigers

Updated: May 2, 2014, 2:30 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

The Detroit Tigers made another move to upgrade their bullpen, agreeing on a one-year contract with free-agent reliever Joel Hanrahan, general manager Dave Dombrowski announced Friday.

Hanrahan, 32, is 22-18 with a 3.85 ERA and 100 saves in seven big league seasons with Washington, Pittsburgh and Boston. The right-hander saved a total of 76 games for the Pirates in 2011 and 2012 and made back-to-back National League All-Star teams.

He underwent Tommy John surgery on his right elbow ...

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