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Lynn Henning: Brad Ausmus was never in danger of being fired

On Sunday night, the Detroit Tigers ended their 8-game skid with a come from behind win over the San Diego Padres. With the victory,...

Detroit Tigers to try all-new lineup on Sunday vs. San Diego

Let's face it. Nothing seems to be going right for the Detroit Tigers these days. After dropping their 8th consecutive game on Saturday night,...

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

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...

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...

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...

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

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

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...

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...

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...

WATCH: Nicholas Castellanos gets upset in dugout, hits Miguel Cabrera in...

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

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...

Brad Ausmus is not happy as a road warrior

The Detroit Tigers have lost six of their last eight games. There are plenty of reasons for this. Manager Brad Ausmus told the Detroit Free Press...

Section 313 – seat no. 8: ESPN’s Buster Olney talks Tigers...

Section 313  seat no. 8   Welcome to Section 313, seat no. 8; I'm glad you're here. This week I had the pleasure of talking to Buster Olney of...

Detroit Tigers: The silver-lining to this past roadtrip

No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win...

Editorial: Leadership void in the Detroit Tigers clubhouse is a real...

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J.D. Martinez to start rehab tour with Lakeland Flying Tigers

In what will be very welcome news to Detroit Tigers fans, J.D. Martinez is scheduled to start his rehab assignment tonight. https://twitter.com/emilywaldon2080/status/860524578766032898 https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/860524043207712768 Martinez left a spring training game...

Tigers Notes: Platoons in CF and RF, Martinez to DL, Moya...

Opening Day is drawing even closer, final cuts are being made and rosters are being finalized as of this writing. One thing Tigers fans can count...

UPDATE: J.D. Martinez to undergo CT scan on Friday for injured...

  (03.20.17 @ 5:30 P.M. ET): MLB.com Tigers reporter Jason Beck says that J.D. Martinez will be receive more evaluation on his foot sprain later...

EDITORIAL: Detroit Starting Pitching – Give Youth A Chance

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Per Brad Ausmus, Francisco Rodriguez feeling ‘fine’ after scary moment at...

A frightening report yesterday indicated that Detroit Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez was injured at the World Baseball Classic. According to Tigers manager Brad Ausmus, Detroit fans can relax about...

Ausmus mum on the center field position

As Spring Training nears the midway point, the Detroit Tigers are no closer to deciding on who will replace Cameron Maybin in center field. Stop me...

Michael Fulmer sprains ankle, will miss playing time

In a bit of unwelcome news from spring training, Detroit Tigers starter Michael Fulmer has been bitten by the injury bug. https://twitter.com/evanwoodbery/status/838420045529219072 Brad Ausmus told Chris McCosky of the Detroit...

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...

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...

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...

Gotta See It: Justin Verlander crashes Brad Ausmus’ meeting

Spring Training is officially underway for the Detroit Tigers and you can be sure that Justin Verlander and his teammates are working hard to...

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...

WATCH: Brad Ausmus, bullpen pitchers say Detroit has more pitching depth...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Tigers catcher James McCann says he is in ‘the best shape...

One can safely argue that based on the concrete numbers, Tigers catcher James McCann went through a sophomore slump in 2016 after having a relatively...

JUST IN: Brad Ausmus announces Justin Verlander will be Tigers Opening...

On Saturday at TigerFest, manager Brad Ausmus announced that Justin Verlander will be the Detroit Tigers Opening Day starting pitcher. The Tigers first game...

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...

3 Detroit Tigers Who WILL Breakout In 2017

The 2016 season for the Detroit Tigers was ultimately disappointing. While the Tigers remained in contention for the AL Central title until the last weekend of...

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,...

BREAKING: Ausmus to return as Tigers manager for 2017 season

The Detroit Tigers officially announced this afternoon that manager Brad Ausmus will return for the 2017 season https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/783716057303257088 The team made the news official after a...

Detroit News: Detroit Tigers to retain Brad Ausmus for fourth season

After failing to get the Detroit Tigers to the playoffs yet again in 2016, it sounds as if Brad Ausmus will have another shot...

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...

Weekly Recap: Tigers again squander chances to gain ground in playoff...

I'm not really too sure which one is more surprising and disappointing - the fact we split at home in a four-game series against...

EDITORIAL: I’m with Miggy: Let’s stay positive about the Detroit Tigers

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Justin Upton stays scorching hot, homers in 11th to give Tigers...

On the heels of a huge series victory on the road in Kansas City, the Tigers took their show to the south side of...

Weekly Recap: Tigers play the role of ‘Comeback Kids’ and keep...

Detroit finished the month of August and began the month of September with a very impressive and resilient 5-1 record last week, featuring a...

Biggest Detroit Tigers second half moments heading into September

Don't look now, but after spending all season in and out of the playoff picture, the Tigers are finally planted in a tie for the second Wild...

Detroit Tigers Burning Questions: Ausmus, playoff race, team MVP’s

The month of September begins with the Detroit Tigers tied for the second American League Wild Card spot in with the Baltimore Orioles. Detroit...

Mike Everitt latest to show that umps use power to make...

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Four Tigers ejected, offense frustrated in 3-2 loss to Angels

Riding a five-game winning streak and having won six of their last eight overall, the Detroit Tigers came into Saturday's game against the Angels with...

Weekly Recap: Two more series wins caps off strong 7-2 homestand

Plenty of reasons to be happy if you're a fan of the Detroit Tigers. They have found a groove as of late, now having won...

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