LOOK: Ian Kinlser’s response to umpire protest is absolute perfection

Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler is known as a scrappy player who plays the game the right way and is not afraid to...

3 players the Tigers MUST call up in September

The Detroit Tigers are currently nine games out of the Wild Card; it’s time to get some prospects playing time in the big leagues....

MLB umpires protesting Kinsler’s non-suspension

Baseball players and Umpires, a battle the dates back probably to the first game ever played and one that will never end--until, of course,...

Oh My! Dick Enberg Returns for Tigers-Dodgers Telecast

Michigan native and Hall of Fame broadcaster Dick Enberg will be back home on Sunday to receive a lifetime achievement award, and to return...

UPDATE: Justin Upton reaffirms still being undecided on future with Tigers

(08.20.17 | 11:45 A.M. ET): Two days after a report suggested that he would not opt out of his contract with the Tigers following...

FLASHBACK: Rod Allen chases Japanese pitcher after being hit by pitch

Anyone who is remotely familiar with Detroit Tigers baseball is well-aware of the work and/or history of Rod Allen. The former big leaguer and current...

Justin Verlander and the Cubs, a potential trade

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and...

Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores drops Little League World Series opener

The 2017 Little League World Series got underway in Williamsport, PA on Thursday. Eight teams from the United States and eight international teams will...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

The Detroit Tigers need Daniel Norris… eventually

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Nostra-Verlander? Tigers pitcher predicts 2018 roster inclusions

When the 2016 season ended, Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila shouted to the high heavens that "changes are coming." It was not long after...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Tigers celebrate Alan Trammell, Hall of Fame does not

When the Tigers host the Dodgers this Saturday night, they will honor Alan Trammell. It is not with a Baseball Hall of Fame ring,...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

Could a move to full-time DH revive Miguel Cabrera’s declining career?

Miguel Cabrera has been a fan favorite in Detroit since his arrival in 2008. He has brought us countless memories and has led us...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Ian Kinsler has a lot to say about Angel Hernandez, none of it is...

I learned something today. Ian Kinsler doesn't care about getting fined, especially when he knows he is right. During Pregame comments, Kinsler was quite vocal...

Martinez, Wilson/Avila Trades: Return Prospects Performance

Let’s face it, the 2017 season is over for the Detroit Tigers. Now it’s time to focus on some of the prospects the clubhouse...
MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers

Report: Tigers and Astros discussing trade involving Justin Verlander

According to Jon Heyman, the Detroit Tigers and Houston Astros are discussing a deal that could potentially send Justin Verlander out of the Motor...

WATCH: Ian Kinsler has some NSFW advice for home plate umpire after ejection

It's hard to find fewer who play the game of baseball with more passion and heart than Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler. The Tigers'...
MLB: Chicago White Sox at Detroit Tigers

JUST IN: Tigers will activate Michael Fulmer from DL; option Bruce Rondon

Following the team's 6-4 loss to the Minnesota Twins, the Detroit Tigers announced a roster move with a future corresponding move to be made...
MLB: Chicago White Sox at Detroit Tigers

MUST SEE: Justin Upton’s walk-off home run set to Titanic music will make your...

Unfortunately, for the Detroit Tigers and their many fans around the world, this season has been a huge disappointment. Even after Saturday nights come...

Could Nick Castellanos be making a position change in the near future?

When the calendar turns to September in Major League Baseball, it allows for teams to get extra creative in their use of the roster....
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins

WATCH: Justin Upton destroys baseball with walk-off home run

Justin Upton has been nothing short of remarkable for the Detroit Tigers this season. He leads the team in home runs and stolen bases...
MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers

Wrinkle in new MLB CBA could accelerate trade talks involving Justin Verlander

Unless you have been living under a rock for the better part of a month now, you already know that Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

2 Detroit Tigers roster scenarios for 2018

It is no secret that the 2018 Detroit Tigers may look a lot different than this year's current club. With 2017 as disappointing as it has...

Justin Verlander’s one-hit gem could be his final chapter in Tigers uniform

"All good things must come to an end." As sports fans, we know that the above quote not only rings true in life but certainly...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins

LOOK: Tigers and MLB reveal ‘Players Weekend’ uniforms to be worn later this month

Later this month, all 30 Major League Baseball teams will be sporting some very nifty uniforms as part of their inaugural "Players Weekend." The...

UPDATE: Ian Kinsler reportedly claimed off waivers

UPDATE (08.11.17): Unlike Justin Verlander, who was placed on and eventually cleared through waivers, the same cannot be said for Tigers second baseman Ian...

Tigers reinstate Jose Iglesias from bereavement list; option Jeimer Candelario

The Detroit Tigers have formally announced the reinstatement of shortstop Jose Iglesias from the bereavement list. The announcement comes after they optioned infielder and...

REPORT: Astros pursuing Justin Verlander again?

With Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander having already cleared waivers last week, the right-hander is free to be traded to any of the 29...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

Tigers to call up recently acquired prospect Jeimer Candelario

The Detroit Tigers announced on Sunday during their series finale against the Baltimore Orioles that shortstop Jose Iglesias has been placed on the bereavement...

WATCH: Alex Avila blasts first home run in Cubs uniform

When general manager Al Avila announced he was bringing his son back to the Detroit Tigers prior to the start of the season, not...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

REPORT: Braves to pursue Michael Fulmer

Michael Fulmer has gained the attention of the Atlanta Braves who showed interest in him before the trade deadline and may continue to pursue...

JUST IN: Tigers reveal starting pitcher for Saturday’s game vs. Orioles

On Friday, the Detroit Tigers used an 8th inning go-ahead grand slam by Justin Upton to beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2. The win was...

MUST SEE: Justin Upton blasts go-ahead grand slam vs. Orioles

As Friday night's game got further and further along, it looked like the Detroit Tigers may fall victim to an outstanding pitching performance by...
MLB: Chicago White Sox at Detroit Tigers

Improved play from Tigers a byproduct of some streaking players

The Detroit Tigers are playing more spirited and stress-free baseball as of late. They have won three in a row and five of six...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

BREAKING: Michael Fulmer heads to the DL

The disappointing season for the Detroit Tigers just took another turn for the worse. Michael Fulmer is headed to the DL with right elbow...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

REPORT: Tigers promoting veteran reliever Edward Mujica from Toledo

After a long day in the Bronx on Wednesday due to weather, the Detroit Tigers managed to escape with a series victory against the...

Al Avila on Justin Verlander trade in August: ‘I wouldn’t hold my breath’

Although the Tigers placed ace Justin Verlander on revocable waivers Monday, general manager Al Avila doesn't seem to think that an August trade involving Verlander is likely. "I wouldn't...
MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers

UPDATE: Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander clears waivers

UPDATE (08.04.17): Justin Verlander has reportedly cleared waivers and is now eligible to be traded anywhere freely. https://twitter.com/anthonyfenech/status/893529545269293056 It was tough to imagine Verlander getting claimed...

Inside The Numbers: The Tigers’ July wasn’t that bad?

Fans of the Detroit Tigers - rejoice! The numbers tell us that even in the midst of selling players in July, the team is still headed...
MLB: Spring Training-Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers

MUST SEE: Tigers Mikie Mahtook drilled in helmet with pitch, shouts multiple ‘F-Bombs’

Let's face it, Monday night's game against the New York Yankees is one that Mikie Mahtook of the Detroit Tigers would rather forget, at...

BREAKING: Newly acquired Detroit Tigers prospect leaves game with injury

Less than 24 hours ago, the Detroit Tigers dealt Justin Wilson and Alex Avila to the Chicago Cubs for a pair of prospects, one of...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

JUST IN: Brad Ausmus names new closer for Detroit Tigers

As it became official that Justin Wilson had been traded to the Chicago Cubs along with Alex Avila, experts (random fans and media talking...

‘BREAKING’… Justin Verlander’s trade deadline tweet will have you rolling over

The Major League Baseball trade deadline has officially come and gone and Justin Verlander, despite numerous rumors over the past few weeks, is still...

GOTTA SEE IT: Cubs give Steve Bartman a World Series championship ring

Die-hard Cubs fan Steve Bartman will long live in sports infamy, let alone for just fans, for what happened on that fateful night on...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Atlanta Braves

REPORT: Detroit Tigers make decision regarding Justin Verlander, Justin Upton

With the Major League Baseball trade deadline just hours away, the big question regarding the Detroit Tigers is whether or not they will make...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

BREAKING: Detroit Tigers call up multiple players following trade with Cubs

If you have not heard by now, the Detroit Tigers have traded Justin Wilson and Alex Avila to the Chicago Cubs for minor league infielders...

Getting to know your newest Tigers: Jeimer Candelario and Isaac Paredes

Late Sunday night news broke that the Tigers had made a trade with the Chicago Cubs. The Tigers sent LHP Justin Wilson and back up catcher Alex...

Justin Wilson to Chicago Cubs trade “close”

The big trade news in the twitter-phere is that the Chicago Cubs have been in talks with the Detroit Tigers for closer Justin Wilson....

REPORT: Tigers deal Justin Wilson and Alex Avila to Cubs

After reports of a deal surrounding Tigers closer Justin Wilson becoming imminent, it has finally come to fruition. https://twitter.com/Lynn_Henning/status/891866733514039298 This season, Wilson has pitched 40.1 innings for...

With rebuild on the horizon for Tigers, could Justin Upton opt out?

On the heels of one of his better days in his major league career, let alone his one-plus years with the Detroit Tigers, outfielder...

JUST IN: Detroit Tigers closer Justin Wilson likely to be traded tonight

The Major League Baseball trade deadline is less than 24 hours away which means that general managers around the league will be pulling all-nighters...
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