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Tyler Collins out with lat injury, lineup for today

Spring Training has claimed its first casualty, Tyler Collins. Reports came out today that Collins suffered a lat strain, "up near the armpit, while...
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LOOK: Detroit Tigers reveal patch they will wear to honor Mike Ilitch

When Mike Ilitch passed away, we knew it was just a matter of time before the Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Tigers would reveal...

Today, the ‘voice of the turtle’ is heard again [LISTEN]

Today Grapefruit League action begins, which means "the voice of the turtle is heard in our land." Each year, as the Spring Training games...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

J.D. Martinez does not want to hit second for Tigers, but Nick Castellanos does

The Detroit Tigers opened up their slate of spring scrimmages on Thursday against annual opener Florida Southern. Hitting second in the lineup was designated hitter Victor...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Atlanta Braves

2017 Detroit Tigers Opening Day roster projected [Updated]

2016 did not quite end up how the Detroit Tigers and their fans had hoped. With a Wild Card spot in play, the Tigers...

Matt Manning, Christin Stewart sit atop the list of top prospects for Tigers

When the Tigers took a nose dive in 2015, it turned out to be a blessing in disguise. Trading away assets mid-season ultimately allowed...
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JUST IN: Detroit Tigers Spring Training pitching rotation revealed

Are you ready for some baseball, Tigers fans? On Thursday, the Detroit Tigers play their annual exhibition game against Florida Southern before opening Grapefruit League...
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Brad Ausmus: Justin Upton will not bat second to start 2017

Detroit Tigers outfielder Justin Upton had a rollercoaster year in 2016. Slumping offensively for much of the season, Upton did get it turned around after...
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MLB Umpire Jim Joyce retires

In Major League Baseball news this morning, umpire Jim Joyce has officially retired from professional baseball. https://twitter.com/Buster_ESPN/status/834340232225026050 MLB.com reports that Joyce served as an umpire for 29 years. Over...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Chicago Cubs

5 best uniforms in club history

They always say, "if you look good, you'll play good." I believe it. That's why when we're young we always have to buy the...
MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

MLB approves new intentional walk rule

It's been a rather precarious day in the discussion between the Major League Baseball Commissioner's office and the Player's Union. First, Union chief Tony...
MLB: Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers

Numbers indicate that base running for the Tigers improved last season

I guess when you rank near the bottom in something, there's only one to go, right? Well that's pretty much the Detroit Tigers in a...
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Tigers’ Mikie Mahtook’s father died nearly 23 years ago, but his memory remains

When the Detroit Tigers made the decision to trade Cameron Maybin this offseason, it was obvious there would be a battle in Spring Training to...
MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

Miguel Cabrera talks Ilitch, milestones, Tigers’ title chances and boxing in the off-season

Spring Training is underway in Lakeland, Florida, and no one seems to be more excited than Miguel Cabrera. This year marks Cabrera's tenth Spring...

Tigers add Daniel Muno and Matt Murton on minor league deals

Spring training is in full swing now with the full Detroit Tigers roster at camp in Lakeland, Florida. Always a good opportunity for young players to...
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Could Omar Infante be a contender to play CF for the Tigers?

When the Tigers signed veteran infielder and former Tiger Omar Infante to a minor league deal back in December, the widely-believed thought was that he...

Don Kelly returns to Tigers as a scout and assistant to player development

Don Kelly is back, baby! Okay, not on the field, though. Don Kelly has rejoined the Detroit Tigers as a pro scout and assistant to...
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Anthony Gose in Spring Training as non-roster invitee

Centerfielder Anthony Gose has had his share of challenges with the Detroit Tigers. After Gose was assigned to the Toledo Mud Hens last season, he had problems assimilating...
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WATCH: Brad Ausmus, bullpen pitchers say Detroit has more pitching depth than last year

Spring training is underway for the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Florida. Pitchers and catchers have reported and are participating in workouts. Detroit did not make...

Jim Leyland advised Justin Verlander to skip WBC

When making his decision whether or not to participate in the upcoming 2017 World Baseball Classic (WBC), Detroit Tigers ace pitcher Justin Verlander took counsel from a familiar...
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Catcher James McCann looks to rebound offensively in 2017 [VIDEO]

Last season, Detroit Tigers catcher James McCann had an off year at the plate. Not only did his batting average drop from .264 in...

Experts say Tigers miss playoffs in 2017, vary on total number of wins

The Detroit Tigers have begun Spring Training workouts, and the predictions for how they'll fare this season are rolling in. Unfortunately for fans in the...

Brad Ausmus on 2017 Detroit Tigers: ‘This is for Mr. I’

Mike Ilitch was not only the owner of the Detroit Tigers, but he was also a fan. Just like us, he wanted nothing more...
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Former Detroit Tiger Kirk Gibson gives thoughts on potential location of Mike Ilitch statue

It's just a matter of time before a statue of Mike Ilitch is created. The only question is, where will it be located? Maybe...

Mike Ilitch “Biggest Tigers fan around” says JP Morosi

"Mike Ilitch was the biggest Tigers fan around," J.P. Morosi said this evening on MLB Network. It's tough to put into words just what...

Detroit Tigers/baseball world reacts to Mike Ilitch’s passing

Following the passing of Detroit Tigers owner Mike Ilitch, the baseball world began an immediate outpouring of grief, condolences, and well wishes to the...

Possible rule changes coming to MLB

This week Major League Baseball proposed a series of rule changes that will affect the pace and action of the game. The two rules...

‘Leaner and younger club’ remains Tigers GM Al Avila’s goal

Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila joined MLB's Hot Stove to talk about the team's future, and shed some light on why the offseason...

15 Detroit Tigers named to World Baseball Classic Rosters

Tonight the rosters for the World Baseball Classic were announced on the MLB Network. The tournament has been held three times since its modern inception in...

Could Wayne Gretzky have been a Detroit Tiger?

Wayne Gretzky is without question one of the greatest hockey players of all-time. Not only is Gretzky the all-time goal scoring leader by a...

Detroit Tigers ink David Lough to Minor League contract

Today the Detroit Tigers signed outfielder David Lough to a Minor League contract. Lough has made stops in Kansas City, Baltimore, and Philadelphia in his short...

J.D. Martinez is a top five Right Fielder according to MLB Network

As the baseball season draws closer and closer, the MLB Network has been pushing out their position rankings for the top players at each...

Former Detroit Tigers pitcher jokingly says he stole Tom Brady’s jersey

If you have not heard, Tom Brady's game jersey was stolen following the New England Patriots overtime win over the Atlanta Falcons in Super...

ROY Michael Fulmer embodies the city of Detroit with blue collar offseason

Michael Fulmer burst on to the scene last year after Shane Greene went down with a blister injury. For a team that struggled up to the...

LOOK: Miguel Cabrera tweets out photo of his newest cleats

The Super Bowl is in the books which means one thing, baseball is right around the corner! On Monday, Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera tweeted out...

Detroit Tigers players react to Super Bowl LI

Super Bowl LI was a game for the ages. Tom Brady won his fifth Super Bowl, cementing his claim as the Greatest of All-Time....

Report: Detroit Tigers sign RP Mike Zagurski

According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, the Detroit Tigers have signed left-handed reliever Mike Zagurski to a minor league deal. https://twitter.com/jcrasnick/status/828227043284439040 Zagurski, who is 6'0", 240...

Survey by MLive shows that Tigers fans support recent personnel changes to FSD coverage

It was announced earlier this month that some rather notable changes were being made to the Detroit Tigers broadcast team for Fox Sports Detroit. Among...

MLB Network features Jim Leyland in “A Life in Baseball”

On Tuesday night, the MLB Network premiered "Jim Leyland: A Life in Baseball". It tracked the career of the former Tigers skipper through his...

Matt Manning only Tiger on MLB’s top 100 prospect list

This past weekend the MLB network revealed the top 100 prospects in the game. As would be expected the Detroit Tigers did not have any...

Editorial: Why THIS Detroit Tigers team needs to make one last run

Editorial: The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of Detroit Sports Nation The Detroit Tigers...

Al Avila compares Brad Ausmus’ demeanor to Joe Torre

Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila raised some eyebrows when he likened skipper Brad Ausmus to Joe Torre, the former manager of the New...

Justin Verlander and Kate Upton star in ‘The Getaway’ by BMW [Video]

It's safe to say that Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander makes the best of his time off. Take a look as J.V. and his fiancee...

Detroit Tigers Mark Lowe looking to bounce back in 2017

It was a rough start to the season for Mark Lowe in his new digs of Comerica Park, where he failed to deliver time...

Detroit Tigers Al Avila says team will not be above luxury-tax mark in 2018

Following the 2016 season, Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila made it known he would be cutting payroll substantially moving forward. Other than trading...

Jim Leyland weighs in on if Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens should be in...

There is no question about it, Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens are easily two of the greatest baseball players of all-time. In terms of...

Watch: Trailer for ‘Jim Leyland: A Life in Baseball’ [Video]

Whether or not you approved of Jim Leyland as manager of the Detroit Tigers, you cannot argue his vast experience and knowledge of the...

Why the Detroit Tigers should sign Mike Napoli

Editorial: The views in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of Detroit Sports Nation.  As of today,...

Ben Verlander tweets about offseason drug test in Starbucks bathroom

Take a look as Ben Verlander, who spent the last two seasons with the Lakeland Flying Tigers, recently tweeted out about his latest offseason...

Dick Enberg to call Tigers/Dodgers series this season; FSD making changes for 2017

In case you missed it in 2016, legendary sports broadcaster and Armada, Michigan-native Dick Enberg made a guest appearance as the play-by-play for one Tigers...