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Don’t look now but Francisco Rodriguez may have already found a...

It's only been a few days since the Detroit Tigers (finally) announced they were cutting ties with their former closer, Francisco Rodriguez. After giving the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Inside The Numbers: Tigers Loss Tracker Tells the Tale of Woe...

Wednesday marked the end of the second month of the Major League Baseball season and the Detroit Tigers are not faring as well as we'd...

Brad Aumus’ most recent comments about K-Rod may be worst yet

When the Detroit Tigers decided to pick up the $6 million option on Francisco Rodriguez prior to the 2017 season, they did so with...

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...

Section 313, seat no. 7 – It’s time to cut the...

Welcome to Section 313, seat no. 7 -- I'm glad you're here this week. Last night the Tigers took their 16-16 record into Angels...

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

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Considering the closer options for the Detroit Tigers

If you've tuned into sports radio or been online at all today, the hot topic is the Detroit Tigers bullpen and specifically the closer, Francisco Rodriguez....

Inside The Numbers: Providing context for the Detroit Tigers record after...

Exactly thirty days ago, the Detroit Tigers began their 2017 season. It's as good a time as any for a review, so, let's take stock...

Dear Tigers Fans: Your Francisco Rodriguez hate is misplaced

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Section 313 – seat no. 4: Some burning questions I can’t...

Section 313 seat no. 4 Welcome to Section 313, seat no. 4. This week we're going to look at a few questions I have been asking...

Game Day Thread: Tigers bullpen falters again as they drop the...

Detroit Tigers  (8-6) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (8-8) Box Score via MLB.com First Pitch: 7:10 EST Stadium: Tropicana Field, Tampa Bay Weather: Dome Media: Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1 The...

Game Day Thread: Tigers win 2-1 against Red Sox, taking 3...

Boston Red Sox (3-3) vs. Detroit Tigers (4-2) Box Score from MLB.com First Pitch: 1:10 EST Stadium: Comerica Park - Detroit Weather: High 76 degrees, 20% chance of rain...

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...

Breaking: Detroit Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez injured at WBC

The World Baseball Classic is awesome. It brings together some of the best baseball players in the world to compete to see who is...

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...

4 current Detroit Tigers who could be Hall of Fame bound

With all the talk of the Hall of Fame this week and a former Tigers being inducted in the form of Ivan Rodriguez, it got...

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...

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

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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...

Breaking: Detroit Tigers bringing back Francisco Rodriguez for 2017

On Thursday, the Detroit Tigers announced a couple of major moves that will greatly impact their roster for 2017. First they traded Cameron Maybin...

Two key Detroit Tigers could be in their final days with...

The Detroit Tigers were forced to watch the Cleveland Indians, a team from their division, play in the World Series and now that it's...

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...

6 Detroit Tigers who could be playing elsewhere in 2017

If you have been following professional sports for any amount of time, you realize that rosters are always evolving from year to year. It's...

5 Free agents the Detroit Tigers should consider signing

The 2016 season is in the books and for the second consecutive season, the Detroit Tigers came up short of the playoffs. If the...

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...

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...

After an off year, meaningful September baseball finds its way back...

Meaningful games in September. It's what every MLB team and MLB fan base hopes to see once the calendar flips from August to September....

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...

Tigers pile on the runs again, survive late Twins rally to...

On Thursday, the Detroit Tigers had a chance to go for their second road sweep of the Minnesota Twins this season, their eighth straight win at...

Tigers score three in the 8th, complete comeback victory 4-3 over...

Hoping to get a sour taste out of their mouth after being swept by division rival Kansas City, the Detroit Tigers were right back at...

Weekly recap: Consecutive shutout wins vs. Rangers salvage rough week for...

If one were to look at the hitting stats from the Detroit Tigers on their recently completed west region trip in Seattle and Texas, one...

Sanchez twirls a gem, K-Rod allows two runs in 9th as...

On Sunday, the Tigers had a chance to go for their 11th win in their last 12 games and their third sweep in the...

Tigers survive late surge from Mets on ‘Fiesta Tigres’ night with...

The Detroit Tigers looked to stay white hot on Saturday in game two of this three-game weekend series against the New York Mets. Another win would...

Offense backs Verlander’s strong start, Tigers beat Mets 4-3

It was a marquee pitching matchup at Comerica Park with Justin Verlander and Noah Syndergaard on the mound for their respective ball clubs. Verlander...

J.D. Martinez homers in dramatic fashion, Tigers win 8th straight 2-1

Wednesday evening the Tigers looked to push their 7-game winning streak to 8. The Tigers sent Michael Fulmer (9-2, 2.50 ERA) to the hill,...

Shane Greene is an X-Factor in the bullpen for the Detroit...

After struggling mightily in the early part of the 2016 MLB campaign for the Detroit Tigers, pitcher Shane Greene has seen his elevated ERA...

Tigers take first two games of series in Boston after winning...

On Tuesday, the Tigers looked to build on the momentum they gained from Monday's 4-2 victory against the Red Sox in hopes of earning a...

Miggy goes 4-for-4, plates two in 7th to give Tigers 7-5...

After needing just 6 1/2 innings on Thursday night to defeat the Chicago White Sox 2-1 thanks to Mother Nature, the Detroit Tigers turned to rookie...

Twins score three in 9th off K-Rod, Tigers drop series with...

The Detroit Tigers looked to get the series win over the Central division foe, Minnesota Twins, Wednesday afternoon. Justin Verlander was on the mound...

Tigers score three in the 7th, complete 4-2 comeback victory over...

The Tigers hosted the Kansas City Royals in the first of three games at Comerica Park to kick off the second half of the...

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

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1st Half Report Card: Detroit Tigers’ pitching staff

Earlier, we handed out first-half grades for all the position players of your Detroit Tigers. Some have overachieved, some have severely underachieved, and some are...

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