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Brad Ausmus, Al Avila continue to add fuel to the fire...

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5 moves the Detroit Tigers MUST make NOW to save their...

It's June and the Detroit Tigers are off to a 25-28 start, three games behind the Minnesota Twins for first place in the American...

Who will be Detroit’s next major sports champion?

Originally published on 5/9/17 Only 13 cities in North America have a team in all four major professional sports, 14 if you want to include...

Why the Tigers should take a flier on Leonys Marin

Veteran outfielder Leonys Martin was designated for assignment today by the Seattle Mariners. Any team may claim him on their 40-man roster during the...

Christopher Ilitch: ‘The apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree’

There has been some angst among fans of the Detroit Tigers. The thought was that the team would shedding payroll and enter another rebuilding phase,...

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...

‘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...

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

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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...

Detroit Tigers Al Avila says team will not be above luxury-tax...

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

Why the Detroit Tigers should sign Mike Napoli

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Why 2017 is Brad Ausmus’ last chance to prove himself

Detroit Tigers skipper Brad Ausmus enters his fourth year at the helm - but his seat is getting warmer and warmer. The Tigers have not...

New Detroit Tigers outfielder Mikie Mahtook leads charitable foundation

Mikie Mahtook is now a member of the Detroit Tigers. Tigers GM Al Avila acquired Mahtook from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for either a player to...

Dates announced for 2017 Detroit Tigers Caravan

It's that time of year again, Nation. The Detroit Tigers have finalized and announced the dates for the 2017 Tigers Winter Caravan. The promotional tour...

Per Tigers GM Al Avila, Detroit still looking at free agent...

Ever since the trade of Cameron Maybin in the offseason, fans have been wondering who will be patrolling center field for the Detroit Tigers in 2017. DSN...

Report: Dodgers expected to re-consider Tigers 2B Ian Kinsler

A report from Evan Woodbery of MLive.com came out today saying that Ian Kinsler may be back on the Dodgers radar as a trade candidate, after discussion...

Tigers GM Al Avila: ‘Ownership has not told me to dump...

As the winter months roll on by and spring training gradually draws near, it is looking more and more likely that the Detroit Tigers will...

Projecting the 2017 Detroit Tigers Opening Day roster

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

It looks like the band will be back for the Detroit...

No matter how you frame it, the 2016 season was a failure for the Detroit Tigers after they finished 86-75, 8.0 GB the Cleveland...

JUST IN: Tigers bring back C Alex Avila with one-year deal

The Detroit Tigers announced today that they have signed a familiar face. They're bringing back catcher Alex Avila on a one-year deal, according to...

Could the Tigers bring back Alex Avila or Brayan Pena to...

After a surprisingly uneventful Winter Meetings, the Detroit Tigers are still left with a lot of questions and little answers right now. They appear to...

Detroit Tigers leave Winter Meetings completely inactive, and that’s fine

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Report: Anibal Sanchez is drawing interest from other teams

All of a sudden, it is day three of the MLB Winter Meetings and the Detroit Tigers are having difficulties moving any players like they...

Could the Tigers strike gold in the Rule 5 Draft?

One part of the annual Major League Baseball Winter Meetings that gets often overlooked in the eyes of fans is the Rule 5 Draft....

Report: Tigers appear to be “not as motivated” to make moves...

The Detroit Tigers coming into this 2016 off-season were easily one of the more intriguing and talked-about teams in the sport, because of the initial...

Report: Mets have “some interest” in Tigers OF J.D. Martinez

With the annual Major League Baseball winter meetings taking place next week in Maryland, the hot stove is going to start to burn a...

Tigers’ Al Avila has talked to Verlander, Cabrera, Kinsler about possibility...

One thing seems certain, the Detroit Tigers will cut payroll this offseason, even if it means dealing some of the biggest stars on the...

Detroit Tigers trade rumors: It seems that nobody is safe

When the 2016 regular season ended, the Detroit Tigers were once again on the outside looking in as far as the MLB Playoffs go....

Report: Tigers fielding calls on Miguel Cabrera, Justin Verlander

Fans of the Detroit Tigers will be on the edge of their respective seats as the team is now reportedly open for business and seemingly...

Twitter reacts to Cameron Maybin trade, Francisco Rodriguez return

Cameron Maybin and Francisco "K-Rod" Rodriguez were key pieces to the Detroit Tigers team in 2016. After today, only one of them will play 2017 in a...

It sounds like Tigers OF J.D. Martinez could be on the...

On Tuesday, Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila made it pretty clear that one of his offseason goals is to cut payroll, though he...

Memo to Al Avila: Please follow the attached blueprint this offseason

The 2016 Detroit Tigers were in the hunt for a wild card spot right up until the final weekend of the season, but as...

Tigers GM Al Avila: ‘Changes are coming’

Tuesday very well could have marked a new era for the Detroit Tigers, one that will not consist of throwing their money around at the...

Al Avila admits that original hiring of Brad Ausmus was a...

On Wednesday afternoon, Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila announced that Brad Ausmus would be back for a fourth season as the Tigers manager,...

5 Biggest Takeaways from 2016 Detroit Tigers

The curtain has come down on another baseball season. Hard to imagine, feels like they just had Opening Day in South Beach not that...

Detroit Tigers made right move by standing pat at trade deadline

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GM Al Avila believes Tigers are a championship-caliber team

Heading into Saturday night's game against the Chicago White Sox, the Detroit Tigers were 51-46, 6 GB the Cleveland Indians for first place in...

Former Tigers Farmhands: Where are they now?

The Detroit Tigers have been one of the more aggressive franchises in baseball over the last handful of seasons because they are in 'win now'...

EDITORIAL: Tigers have two options at trading deadline: Stand pat, or...

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Statistics say Tigers are not likely to win the Central Division

There's no doubt that statistics and baseball go hand in hand. Numbers are very important to baseball and are used every day to help...

Al Avila on trade deadline plans: ‘This is the team we...

The 2016 version of the Detroit Tigers has left many fans scratching their heads and wondering about what the outcome of the season will...

Michael Fulmer deserves to be in the AL Rookie of the...

Back in mid-May, general manager, Al Avila compared young Michael Fulmer to an already established veteran for the Tigers and to one of the best...

Tigers GM Al Avila on Michael Fulmer: ‘He reminds me a...

As Tigers fans, we have had the opportunity to watch the maturation process of Justin Verlander. We saw him when he first broke into...

5 Reasons why the Tigers will claw their way back into...

After a last place finish in 2015, many of the so-called experts predicted the Detroit Tigers to hover around the .500 mark in 2016....

Editorial: Dividing the blame for the Detroit Tigers unexpected start

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Detroit Tigers set final Opening Day roster

With Opening Day only days away, the Detroit Tigers final roster is all but official. Though the team is not required to submit their...

3 reasons the Detroit Tigers WILL win the 2016 World Series

It’s a long road to the World Series, but, with the off season re-tooling of the roster by new General Manager Al Avila, the...

How many years remain in the Tigers’ window to win a...

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Five Tigers storylines to watch in Spring Training

Baseball is rapidly approaching. By the end of this week, pitchers and catchers for the majority of teams will have reported to their respective...

J.D. Martinez and Detroit Tigers likely headed to arbitration

Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez had an All-Star season in 2015, hitting .282 with 38 home runs and 102 runs batted in. The Tigers are trying to work...

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