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Joba Chamberlain signs with Tigers, reports say

Joba Chamberlain wipes his face during a game

(Credit: David Pokress)

Joba Chamberlain, the electric reliever turned fragile starter turned inconsistent reliever turned headache, is now someone else's enigma.

Chamberlain has agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million deal with the Tigers, according to multiple reports.

Chamberlain spawned numerous marketing opportunities upon arriving in the Yankees bullpen in August 2007 and pitching to a 0.38 ERA as Mariano...

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