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3 Biggest storylines heading into the 2017 MLB playoffs

Unfortunately for fans of the Detroit Tigers, the team is absent from the Major League Baseball playoffs for a third consecutive season. That could...

Report: Find out which team Justin Verlander really wanted to play...

*Originally published on 9/1/17 If you just woke up, grabbed your coffee, and hopped on the computer, you now realize that Justin Verlander is no...

What do Victor Martinez’s heart issues mean for his career?

On Sunday, Victor Martinez was sent back to the disabled list for a second time this season due to an irregular heartbeat. The Detroit Tigers DH...

Justin Verlander and the Cubs, a potential trade

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

WATCH: Alex Avila blasts first home run in Cubs uniform

When general manager Al Avila announced he was bringing his son back to the Detroit Tigers prior to the start of the season, not...

WATCH: Cubs and Diamondbacks partake in bullpen dance battle during rain...

Rain delays can be troublesome during the baseball season. For the players, they can really lose their groove and get detached from the game....

WATCH: Former Tigers closer Justin Wilson joins the dancing Cubs bullpen

When closer Justin Wilson was traded over from the Detroit Tigers to the Chicago Cubs, along with battery mate Alex Avila, there had to...

GOTTA SEE IT: Cubs give Steve Bartman a World Series championship...

Die-hard Cubs fan Steve Bartman will long live in sports infamy, let alone for just fans, for what happened on that fateful night on...

REPORT: Tigers deal Justin Wilson and Alex Avila to Cubs

After reports of a deal surrounding Tigers closer Justin Wilson becoming imminent, it has finally come to fruition. https://twitter.com/Lynn_Henning/status/891866733514039298 This season, Wilson has pitched 40.1 innings for...

RUMOR: Is Justin Verlander staying put in Detroit?

Who is staying and who is moving? All of those questions will be answered between now and 4 p.m. ET on Monday. Tigers pitcher Justin...

5 Teams that make the best trade partners for the Tigers...

The Detroit Tigers have a number of opposing clubs lined up to make potential deals regarding various players. However, nothing has really come to...

JUST IN: Cubs still interested in trading for Justin Verlander, but...

According to MLB Network's Jon Morosi, the defending World Series Champion Chicago Cubs are still interested in acquiring Justin Verlander from the Detroit Tigers...

Latest trade rumors involving Tigers Justin Verlander

Early today, Bob Wojnowski of the Detroit News published a piece saying that the perfect destination for Justin Verlander is the New York Yankees....

Report: Two more teams interested in Tigers Justin Verlander

If the Detroit Tigers are going to successfully trade Justin Verlander before the MLB trade deadline, they will almost certainly have to pay some...

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

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...

REPORT: Cubs pass on Verlander; show interest in two other Detroit...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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,...

5 trades the Detroit Tigers can make right now to improve...

It's been a long, frustrating first half of the season for the Detroit Tigers. Currently checking in at 32-41, it's fair to say that...

WATCH: Cubs prospect Eloy Jimenez knocks out lights in home run...

If you're a baseball fan, you've heard the term "light tower power" when describing the power potential of some true sluggers. Very rarely, if...

Curses do not exist, OUR Detroit Lions WILL win a Super...

Nobody knows exactly when it will happen or exactly how it will happen, but the wheels have been set in motion and it is...

DSN’s Bold Detroit Sports Predictions for 2017

As we know, 2016 was not the greatest of years for Detroit sports. The Pistons and Red Wings both lost in the first round...

Report: Cubs showing interest in Tigers lefty Justin Wilson

Being fiscally-strained and a willingness to shed payroll (supposedly), the Detroit Tigers are now the hunted versus the hunter this off-season. A lot of players...

Terry Foster: Chicago Cubs to call Detroit Tigers about acquiring Miguel...

Well, it seems like the rumors are just getting started when it comes to the Detroit Tigers and possible trades. Earlier today the rumor...

Must See: 3 Chicago Cubs players appear on Saturday Night Live...

The Chicago Cubs are the 2016 World Series Champions and the perks of winning are already starting to roll in. Dexter Fowler, David Ross...

WATCH: Cubs fans at Championship Parade lining up for insane trust...

So, it's been 108 years since the Chicago Cubs won a World Series. I realize that's a long time and celebrations are warranted. However, some...

WATCH: Budweiser Commercial Features Harry Caray Calling Final Out Of World...

Harry Caray spent the last 16 years of his distinguished broadcasting career with the Chicago Cubs. The lovable homer always openly rooted for the Cubbies...

WATCH: ESPN creates Cubs-themed ‘This is SportsCenter’ commercial after World Series...

With the Chicago Cubs winning their first World Series since 1908 in an instant-classic Game 7 over the Indians Wednesday night (and into Thursday morning),...

Watch: Musician Eddie Vedder provides soundtrack to epic World Series video

Just in case you have been living under a rock, early Thursday morning the Chicago Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of...

The curse is broken! The Cubs win the World Series

Holy cow, Harry Caray! 108 years is all it took for the Chicago Cubs to finally capture another World Series trophy. All they had to...

Cubs, Indians strive to end championship droughts in Game 7 of...

Six games are not enough to determine the 112th World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians. On Wednesday night, the final baseball game...

2016 World Series: Something’s gotta give between Cubs, Indians

The stage is set for the 112th World Series. In the visiting corner, we have the Chicago Cubs representing the National League. And the owners...

MLB team payrolls again proving that a World Series cannot be...

Mid-September's arrival means that the baseball playoff races are in full swing. As of this writing, teams across the league have between 16-18 games...

On This Day: Detroit Tigers retire Hal Newhouser’s #16

Better known as 'Prince Hal', Hal Newhouser was one-of-a-kind. The way he went about his business on a day-to-day basis captured the respect of...

Report: Former Tiger Joe Nathan to sign with Chicago Cubs

According to Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times, former Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan will sign a deal with the Chicago Cubs. It sounds...

Fan who rushed field following Jake Arrieta’s no-hitter identified [Video]

If you were up late last on Thursday night, you may have been lucky enough to catch the end of Jake Arrieta's second no-hitter...

DSN’s Most Memorable Moments of 2015

With the calendar soon flipping to 2016, 'tis the season to reflect on some of the most memorable moments of 2015. The DSN staff and...

Comerica Park most Instagrammed place in Michigan

This week, Time Magazine collected data from Instagram to find out the most frequently photographed places in each state across the United States. In Michigan, the...

World Series: Mets and Royals set to duke it out

In this corn....err, dugout: A team that had the worst offense in all of baseball prior to the trade deadline. A team that not...

Cubs home run ball being preserved and protected [VIDEO]

In Game 5 of the NLDS on Tuesday, the Chicago Cubs defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4 to clinch a spot in the National League Championship Series,...

Illinois student convinces professor to reschedule exam for Cubs game

The Major League Baseball regular season has come to a close, but the postseason is right around the corner. You don't need to be...

Cespedes for NL MVP? Not as crazy as you think

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Jake Arrieta tosses no-hitter as Cubs blank Dodgers

Jake Arrieta tossed his first career no-hitter as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-0 on Sunday Night Baseball. Arrieta struck out 12,...

Injury update: Norris leaves game with an apparent injury

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Daniel Norris has left the game in the bottom of the 5th inning with an apparent injury. https://twitter.com/jamesschmehl/status/634180860229611520 Norris was pitching fairly well,...

Game 119: Detroit Tigers vs. Chicago Cubs

Detroit Tigers (57-61) vs. Chicago Cubs (67-50) First Pitch: 8 PM ET Where: Wrigley Field - Chicago, IL Weather: A slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly...

Tigers’ Daniel Norris breaks Cubs new scoreboard during batting practice

On Wednesday during batting practice, Detroit Tigers pitcher Daniel Norris broke one of Chicago Cubs new scoreboards! https://twitter.com/dan_atwater/status/633782126496845824 Norris apologized (kinda) for his actions. https://twitter.com/DanielNorris18/status/633788359169703936

Anthony Rizzo makes catch I have never seen! [Video]

On Wednesday, Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs made one of the greatest catches of the season, a catch that almost did not count. https://vine.co/v/edddKJpwiI9 What...

Fan makes amazing catch while feeding baby! [Video]

One of the best plays of the year in baseball may have come by a fan in Tuesday night's game between the Los Angeles...

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