On This Day: Al Kaline makes MLB debut with Detroit Tigers

When discussing the best players ever to wear a Detroit Tigers uniform, you would be mistaken if you did not put Al Kaline near...

Dear Detroit Tigers: Please leave Brad Ausmus and Al Avila in San Diego

Before getting started, let me begin by saying a couple of things. First, this is a piece I've thought about writing for some time now...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Brad Ausmus: ‘I am not comfortable unless my ass is hot’

Heading into Saturday's game against the San Diego Padres, the Detroit Tigers (32-41) have lost seven games in a row and are tied with...

Why I’ll Always Be A Tiger

There is no doubt the Detroit Tigers have been a major disappointment this season. You could point to Al Avila, Brad Ausmus, or a...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Detroit Tigers release Francisco Rodriguez, place Alex Presley on DL

The Francisco Rodriguez era is over in Detroit. The team announced multiple roster changes, most notably the release of the veteran closer. https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/878355636446142465 https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/878355809876430848 Rodriguez pitched in...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Brad Ausmus doing best he can to shepherd underperforming Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus is the captain of the "I'm Not Wrong" team right now. The Tigers lost another game last night and are...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

WATCH: Miguel Cabrera fondles fan’s beard after ball goes foul

Wednesday marked the official first day of summer and Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has yet to find his stride. Through 58 games, the...

MLB ASG Update: Miguel Cabrera continues to slide in first base vote

Two weeks ago, Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera was the leading vote-getter at first base in the American League for the 2017 MLB All-Star...

ON THIS DAY: Rookie Miguel Cabrera hits walk-off HR in first MLB game

Pretty incredible to sit and think that this is the 10th season for Miguel Cabrera in a Detroit Tigers' uniform, and his 15th major...

5 Tigers most likely to get traded, if the team sells

The longer the season goes on for the Detroit Tigers, in the fashion they have been playing as of late, the more they will...

Brad Ausmus, Al Avila continue to add fuel to the fire under their seats

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

Tigers’ top prospect Matt Manning set to start 2017 season on Monday

We've seen many of the top prospects for the Detroit Tigers perform at elite levels as we enter the midway point of the minor...

WATCH: Tigers’ No. 1 pick Alex Faedo twirls gem in College World Series

Many of the recently drafted MLB prospects from the high school and college ranks have begun prepping and conditioning for their professional career, and...

Section 313, Seat No. 11 – Phrase of the day: concerned optimism

Section 313 - Seat No. 11 Welcome to Section 313, Seat No. 11 -- I'm glad you're here this week. As the weekend series with...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals

UPDATE: Victor Martinez hospitalized, place on 10-day DL; John Hicks recalled

News just came down that the Tigers designated hitter, Victor Martinez, spent the night in the hospital and is expected to stay another night. According...

Game Day Thread: Verlander, Tigers looking to right the ship against the Rays

Tampa Bay Rays (35-33) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-34) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 78°F • Drizzle • 19% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports Detroit |...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Series Preview: Tigers looking for retribution against Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays (35-33) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-34) Game 1 Alex Cobb (5-5. 4.29 ERA) vs. Justin Verlander (4-4, 4.68 ERA) Thursday, June 15 @ 7:10 EST TV:...

GOTTA SEE IT: Tigers’ Class-A affiliate West Michigan Whitecaps clinch playoff spot

This is not a typo, a team in the minors has already clinched a playoff berth. The West Michigan Whitecaps, Low Class-A affiliate for...

LOOK: See all 32 players with Michigan ties selected in the 2017 MLB Draft

The 2017 MLB Draft wrapped up on Wednesday with rounds 11-40. In total, more than 1,200 players were formally drafted by one of 30...

Game Day Thread: Zimmermann, Tigers looking to get back in the win column

Arizona Diamondbacks (40-26) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-33) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 78°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports Detroit | 97.1...

Tigers’ top prospects continue to shine in the minors

It still remains to be seen which direction this year's Detroit Tigers will go as we play through June. At some point, the club...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Francisco Rodriguez not happy about “mop-up guy” role in bullpen

Veteran reliever Francisco Rodriguez has had just about enough of being in a reduced role in the bullpen for the Detroit Tigers. K-Rod was approached...

Back to the Future: Projecting the Detroit Tigers 2020 roster

If you are a fan of the Detroit Tigers and are anything like I am, you often daydream about what the future holds for...

Game Day Thread: Tigers host Diamondbacks in inter-league play

Arizona Diamondbacks (39-26) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-32) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 80°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports Detroit | 97.1...
MLB: Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers

Series Preview: Tigers welcome the Arizona Diamondbacks to Comerica Park

Arizona Diamondbacks (39-26) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-32) Game 1 Zach Greinke (8-3, 3.20) vs. Buck Farmer (2-0, 0.00 ERA) Tuesday, June 13 @ 7:10 EST TV: Fox Sports...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

Get to know the Tigers’ top two draft picks from Day 1 of the...

Day one of three for the 2017 MLB Draft is in the books. All thirty major league clubs conducted their first two rounds on...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

JUST IN: Tigers select RHP Alex Faedo with 18th overall pick

Today Major League Baseball hosted their first-year player draft. Three high school players were taken with the first three picks, followed by eight collegiate players,...
MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers

FLASHBACK: Justin Verlander tosses first career no-hitter 10 years ago today

A decade ago, Justin Verlander achieved a monumental milestone. In a dominating performance on a beautiful summer day in Detroit, Verlander cruised to a no-hitter in...

USPBL Weekend Recap: Unicorns and Diamond Hoppers continue to roll

Check out a rundown of all the action from the United Shore Professional Baseball League this past weekend in Utica. NOTE: All game recaps are...
MLB: Chicago White Sox at Detroit Tigers

WATCH: Justin Upton hits grand slam off the Pesky Pole at Fenway Park

Tonight Detroit Tigers outfielder Justin Upton came through with another clutch hit. With the bases loaded in the 5th inning, Upton stepped to the plate and...

Game Day Thread: Detroit Tigers looking to avoid being swept in Fenway

Detroit Tigers (29-32) vs. Boston Red Sox (34-27) First Pitch: 8:05 EST Weather: 80°F • Clear • 0% PoP Stadium: Fenway Park - Boston, MA Media: ESPN Sunday Night Baseball / 97.1...

Chad Bell returns to the Detroit Tigers in place of Arcenio León

The relief pitching carousel for the Detroit Tigers continues. Today the team announced another move involving farm team affiliate the Toledo Mud Hens. https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/873981774979903490 Arcenio León had been...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

Game Day Thread: Battle of the aces as Verlander takes on Sale

Detroit Tigers (29-31) vs. Boston Red Sox (33-27) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 75°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Stadium: Fenway Park - Boston, MA Media: Fox / 97.1 The Ticket Tigers...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Game Day Thread: Jordan Zimmermann looking to build off last start

Detroit Tigers (29-30) vs. Boston Red Sox (32-27) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather:  71°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Stadium: Fenway Park - Boston, MA Media: Fox Sports Detroit and...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Boston Red Sox

Michael Fulmer looking for answers after disappointing outing

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Michael Fulmer has been enjoying an excellent season. Just one season removed from winning the American League Rookie of the Year, Fulmer...

Series Preview: Detroit Tigers head to Beantown to take on Red Sox

Detroit Tigers (29-30) vs. Boston Red Sox (32-27)  Game 1 Jordan Zimmermann (5-4, 5.98 ERA) vs. Brian Johnson (2-0, 2.57) Friday, June 9 @ 7:10 EST TV: Fox...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Section 313, Seat No. 10 – Red Sox series a defining moment for Tigers

Section 313 Seat No. 10 Welcome to Section 313, Seat No. 10 -- I'm glad you're here. As we gather in the section this week, we...
MLB: Chicago White Sox at Detroit Tigers

Game Day Thread: Fulmer and Tigers eyeing third straight series win

Los Angeles Angels (30-32) vs. Detroit Tigers (29-29) First Pitch: 1:10 EST Weather: 75°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: MLB Network (out of...

WATCH: Nicholas Castellanos gets upset in dugout, hits Miguel Cabrera in face with helmet

Nicholas Castellanos has not been very good at third base so far this season for the Detroit Tigers. In fact, he has been downright...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Game Day Thread: Buck Farmer called on to even series with Angels

Los Angeles Angeles (30-32) vs. Detroit Tigers (29-29) Box Score via MLB.com First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 71°F • Clear • 0% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: Fox...

Young Tigers fan successfully campaigns for a souvenir from Miguel Cabrera

At times Detroit Tigers first baseman and superstar Miguel Cabrera acts like a dog chasing a butterfly on the field. However, taking a deeper look at...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

Game Day Thread: Detroit Tigers look to Daniel Norris to keep up winning ways

Los Angeles Angels (29-31) vs. Detroit Tigers (28-28) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 65°F • Mostly Cloudy • 1% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

SERIES PREVIEW: Tigers eye third straight series win as Angels visit Comerica

LOS ANGELES ANGELS (29-31) vs. DETROIT TIGERS (28-28) Game 1 Jesse Chavez (4-6, 4.68 ERA, 50 K) vs. Daniel Norris (2-3, 4.47 ERA, 48 K) Tuesday, June...

Why the Tigers should consider Andrew McCutchen this offseason

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

MRI reveals no structural damage for Justin Verlander, next start is TBD

Tigers fans got a little scare on Sunday afternoon when Justin Verlander departed in the third inning after some leg discomfort. He was later...

USPBL Weekend Recap: Diamond Hoppers jump back into first place

Let's have a look back at all the action from the United Shore Professional Baseball League in Utica this past weekend. NOTE: All game recaps...
MLB: Chicago White Sox at Detroit Tigers

MUST SEE: Justin Upton hits walk-off home run as Tigers sweep White Sox

On Sunday, the Detroit Tigers had a chance to do a couple of things they had not yet done this season. By beating the...

Game Day Thread: Tigers look for first sweep of season behind Justin Verlander

Chicago White Sox (24-30) vs. Detroit Tigers (27-28) First Pitch: 1:10 EST Weather: 81°F • Partly Cloudy • 14% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports Detroit /...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Game Day Thread: Tigers bats earn third straight victory

Chicago White Sox (24-30) vs. Detroit Tigers (27-28) Box Score via MLB.com First Pitch: 4:10 EST Weather: 80°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports...
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Game Day Thread: Bats come alive in 15-5 win over White Sox

Chicago White Sox (26-28) vs. Detroit Tigers (25-29) Box Score via MLB.com First Pitch: 7:10 PM EST Stadium: Comerica Park, Detroit, MI Weather:  74°F • Partly Cloudy •...
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