JUST IN: J.D. Martinez removed from game with ‘low back tightness’

Detroit Tigers RF J.D. Martinez has been removed from tonight's game as a precautionary measure in the 6th inning due to 'low back tightness.' https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/887135713363361792 When...

3 Players who could replace Justin Wilson as Tigers closer

With the trade deadline two weeks away, and reports coming out that Tigers closer Justin Wilson is drawing legit interest from other teams, it's time to...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Al Avila sheds some light on Michael Fulmer trade speculation

As it started to become apparent that the Detroit Tigers were likely to be sellers at the MLB trade deadline, many names started being...

Report: Justin Wilson drawing ‘legit’ trade interest

Detroit Tigers closer, Justin Wilson, has been pretty damn good for the Tigers this season. After taking over the role as closer from Francisco Rodriguez, Wilson...
MLB: Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers

Dear Al Avila and Chris Ilitch: J.D. Martinez MUST remain a Detroit Tiger

Gentlemen, On behalf of Detroit Tigers fans around the world, I have some advice I would like to give to you before it's too late. First...

RUMOR: Could J.D. Martinez be traded to the Colorado Rockies?

Another day, another trade rumor involving the Detroit Tigers. The latest rumor to be floated out there is that the Colorado Rockies are interested in...

Former player thinks Miguel Cabrera could be traded to Red Sox

As each day passes, the MLB trade deadline grows closer and closer and the Detroit Tigers are one team who are expected to be...

RUMOR: J.D. Martinez drawing interest from Diamondbacks

The trade winds have been swirling around the Detroit Tigers for a few weeks now, but with just a little more than two weeks...

LOOK: Rod Allen’s buddy names his boat ‘Second Deck’

Let's face it, 2016 was not the most memorable season for the Detroit Tigers. In fact, other than J.D. Martinez hitting a home run...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Former Detroit Tiger Francisco Rodriguez released again

In what took Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila 28 appearances to realize, the Washington Nationals noticed in just five minor league games. That's right...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

LOOK: Metallica rocks out at Comerica Park, leaves outfield in rough shape

On Wednesday night, while most people were using their day off from baseball to watch the ESPY's (yeah right), heavy metal band Metallica was...

“The Boys of Summer” 2017 Detroit Tigers 2nd Half Hype Video

Just over three months ago, we were getting pumped up for another Detroit Tigers baseball season. The hopes were that the Tigers would get...

WATCH: Justin Upton makes outstanding catch at All-Star Game

On Tuesday night, the American League defeated the National League 2-1 in the 2017 MLB All-Star Game. The win marked the 5th consecutive time...
MLB: Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers

Deep Breathing and Perspective for Detroit Tigers fans at the All Star Break

It’s no secret that the Detroit Tigers have had a disappointing first half of the season. As one of the loudest cheerleaders for the...

Editorial: I don’t trust Al Avila to rebuild OUR Detroit Tigers, neither should you

Trust - firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something. I have to admit, when it comes to life, and especially sports,...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Why Michael Fulmer trade talks are just a bunch of hot air

The news came down yesterday that the Chicago Cubs were no longer interested in Justin Verlander, but were interested in listening to offers involving Michael Fulmer and...

Miguel Cabrera on going to Venezuela: “They’ll kill me”

Being a professional athlete comes with many privileges. Fame, fortune, and the opportunity to play a game for a living are terrific rewards. However, the costs...

VIDEO: Flashback Fifteen Years To Miguel Cabrera At The MLB Futures Game

As Detroit Tigers fans, we all want to believe we saw the Miguel Cabrera train coming way far down the tracks. Well, either we did or we...

Report: Cubs pass on Verlander; show interest in two other Detroit starters

Just a few days after the Chicago Cubs reportedly checked in on Detroit Tigers starter Justin Verlander, a report surfaced today stating that the Cubbies are no longer...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

EDITORIAL: Memo To Miggy – A Little Less Talk, A Little More Action Please

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

LOOK: Justin Verlander gives hilarious analogy for his solid start on Saturday

Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander took the mound for the final time in the first half of the 2017 regular season. It also could...

LOOK: Miguel Cabrera posts meeting of the minds photo following embarrassing loss to Indians

On Friday, the Detroit Tigers played what seemed to be one of their most uninspired games of the season when they lost 11-2 to...

Section 313, Seat No. 12 – 5 Biggest surprises from the first half

Section 313 Seat No. 12   Hello and welcome back to Section 313, today we're in Seat No. 12. It's been a few weeks since we last...

5 Teams that make the best trade partners for the Tigers

With each passing day in July, fans of the Detroit Tigers becoming increasingly intrigued with not necessarily who will be traded, but more so when said assets...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Justin Upton named to American League All-Star team

The Detroit Tigers now have multiple All-Star representatives for next week's Major League Baseball All-Star Game. Outfielder Justin Upton has been named to the...

WATCH: Dixon Machado hits first career homer, gets silent treatment in dugout

That first one is always special with everything. For big league ball players, that first home run is always an unforgettable moment. And on...

Could Anibal Sanchez become another trade chip for the Tigers?

A lot of the recent struggles from the Detroit Tigers have started with pitching, namely some inconsistencies and inefficiencies from the rotation. Prior to...

Hold your horses, this rebuild for the Tigers won’t be as bad as you...

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: Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers

J.D. Martinez’s situation quite similar to that of Yoenis Cespedes in 2015

Barring a miracle, the Detroit Tigers will be looking to move some serious assets out of the Motor City in the coming weeks. Of...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

JUST IN: Detroit Tigers to place Daniel Norris on disabled list

On Wednesday, Detroit Tigers pitcher Daniel Norris continued his struggles as he gave up five earned runs in just four innings against the San...

Alex Avila’s concussion test question from Brad Ausmus will make you laugh

Playing catcher at any level of baseball is not an easy job to do. Not only do you have to crouch down over 100...

Justin Verlander has some harsh words for his haters and Twitter trolls

Prior to Wednesday's game against the San Francisco Giants, Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers was asked about being involved in recent trade rumors....

When it comes to trade talks, Justin Verlander reminds us who is ‘really’ in...

As the Detroit Tigers continue what has been an extremely disappointing season up to this point, the trade talks have really started to heat...
MLB: Spring Training-Houston Astros at Detroit Tigers

Tigers activate Alex Presley, Jim Adduci from DL; DFA Matt den Dekker

Prior to their middle game of a three-game set on Wednesday against the San Francisco Giants, the Detroit Tigers announced some roster changes. https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/882682698392903689 Alex Presley...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

Tigers agree to terms with top draft pick Alex Faedo

After an outstanding junior season with the Florida Gators, helping propel them to their first ever Division I baseball championship, Alex Faedo has reportedly...
MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigersvideo

ON THIS DAY: Justin Verlander makes his major league debut vs. Indians

Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander has been the subject of trade rumors of late as the Tigers continue to struggle. While it would certainly be...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Atlanta Braves

Report: Detroit Tigers asking price for Justin Verlander will surprise you

As we approach the Major League Baseball All-Star break, it seems more and more like the Detroit Tigers (36-45, 9 GB) are ready to...

USPBL Recap: Teams provide plenty of fireworks during holiday weekend

Let's have a look back at the week that was in the United Shore Professional Baseball League. With the holiday weekend, there were five...

REPORT: Cubs have checked in on availability of Justin Verlander

It was reported just a couple days ago that the Chicago Cubs inquired about Tigers catcher Alex Avila, who is having a career year....
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

BREAKING: Detroit Tigers P Michael Fulmer named American League All-Star

Last season, Detroit Tigers pitcher Michael Fulmer was named American League Rookie of the Year after an outstanding season. Now, in his sophomore campaign,...

Inside The Numbers: June turnaround for Detroit Tigers was not to be

Ah, summertime. Warm weather in the Metro Detroit area. Grilling, construction zones, golf, and of course, the best time of year to watch the Detroit...

WATCH: Ian Kinsler nonchalantly snags ball in dugout, gives googly eyes to Nicholas Castellanos

The second game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians did not end well for the Detroit Tigers as they fell 4-1. Other than Mikie...

REPORT: Detroit Tigers reach deal with a top international shortstop

According to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com, the Detroit Tigers have agreed to a $1 million deal with the No. 23 ranked international prospect, SS Alvaro Gonzalez out...

Could today be Justin Verlander’s final home start at Comerica Park?

On Sunday afternoon, Justin Verlander will take the mound at Comerica Park as a member of the Detroit Tigers for the 182nd time in...

Dear Anibal Sanchez: You have Detroit’s attention and support

Dear Anibal Sanchez, Just four seasons ago, in 2013, you were one of the best pitchers in baseball as you went 14-8 and led the...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

RUMOR: Teams showing interest in Alex Avila

One of the bright spots for the Detroit Tigers this season has been the play of Alex Avila. His stat line of .315 BA, .431 OBP,...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Atlanta Braves

LOOK: Detroit Tigers tweet out pic of ‘Stars and Stripes’ jerseys they will wear

Happy July 1st everyone! On Saturday, the Detroit Tigers will be playing a huge doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians and this morning the Tigers tweeted...

USPBL pitcher Kevin Matthews signs pro contract with Braves

It was announced less than a week ago from the United Shore Professional Baseball League that Birmingham-Bloomfield Beavers corner infielder Alex Maloney had agreed...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

2 Tigers prospects to play in MLB All-Star Futures Game

The unofficial first half of the 2017 Major League Baseball regular season is drawing near. The appetizer for the All-Star festivities on Sunday, July...

MUST SEE: Toledo Mud Hens to wear epic ‘Dream Team’ jerseys

It was just the other day that I wrote something up about the West Michigan Whitecaps wearing "Snapchat selfie" jerseys that featured selfie photos...
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