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Detroit Tigers starting rotation has been finalized…almost

If the Detroit Tigers want to make the MLB Playoffs in 2017, they will have to be solid in terms of starting pitching. Last...

Editorial: Finalizing the Detroit Tigers pitching staff is a no-brainer

One of the good parts about Spring Training (maybe the only good part) is following the position battles as they unfold throughout camp. For the...

Release of Lowe, resurgence of Sanchez puts Mike Pelfrey in hot...

With only one week of spring scrimmages to go, Major League Baseball teams have to make some pressing decisions regarding the Opening Day personnel....

JUST IN: Michael Fulmer to start Tigers home opener

News broke this morning that when the Detroit Tigers take on the Boston Red Sox, the weekend of April 7th, Michael Fulmer will be the starting pitcher. https://twitter.com/tigers/status/845666645465026561 This plan was...

EDITORIAL: Detroit Starting Pitching – Give Youth A Chance

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

4 Tigers that are making a good impression early in spring...

The win-loss results of battles in spring training are virtually irrelevant. What is important in preseason baseball are the competitions between personnel for positions, the...

Dan Dickerson sees bright future for Tigers

This morning upon arriving at Joker Merchant Stadium, radio play-by-play announcer (and one of the best in the game, in my opinion) Dan Dickerson,...

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...

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...

Michael Fulmer Wins Sporting News AL Rookie Of The Year

One of the bright spots for the Detroit Tigers this season was the play of rookie Michael Fulmer. Fulmer was part of a young Tigers starting...

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...

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 celebrate rookie dress-up day in epic fashion [Photo]

It has become a tradition that the Detroit Tigers rookies dress up in costume prior to the final road trip of the season and...

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...

Weekly Recap: Tigers fail to gain ground in playoff chase

The Detroit Tigers last week had a prime opportunity to really plant their flag among the American League playoff contenders with series against a White...

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....

Tigers recalling Blaine Hardy, promoting prospect JaCoby Jones; optioning Boyd, McGehee

Rosters around Major League Baseball are set to expand later this week, giving teams even more options come September to further their chances of...

Gameday Thread: Game 131, Chicago White Sox @ Detroit Tigers

Chicago White Sox (63-66) @ Detroit Tigers (69-61) First Pitch: 7:10 ET Pitching Matchup: Matt Boyd (5-2, 3.98 ERA) vs. James Shields (5-16, 5.98 ERA) TV/Radio: FS-D/97.1 The Ticket Weather: A...

Weekly Recap: Tigers struggle with Angels again, unable to gain ground...

The good news after last week is the Detroit Tigers did not lose any ground in the American League playoff chase. The bad news is...

Miggy collects four hits, Tigers power past Twins, 9-4

On Wednesday, Tigers starter Matt Boyd (4-2, 3.93 ERA) had a chance to turn in an eighth straight start of three ER or fewer against...

Gameday Thread: Game 126, Detroit Tigers @ Minnesota Twins

DETROIT TIGERS (66-59) @ MINNESOTA TWINS (49-76) WHERE: Target Field - Minneapolis FIRST PITCH: 8:10 ET TV/RADIO: Fox Sports Detroit/97.1 The Ticket GAMETIME FORECAST: 75°F • Partly Cloudy...

Weekly Recap: Tigers salvage split with Red Sox, still can’t figure...

Earning a split of a four-game weekend series against the Red Sox was the best possible scenario for the Tigers last week after laying...

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...

Matt Boyd outduels Cole Hamels, Tigers snap losing skid with 2-0...

The Tigers needed to find some way to flip the script and snap their five-game losing streak on Saturday facing Cole Hamels and the Texas Rangers....

Gameday Thread: Game 116, Detroit Tigers @ Texas Rangers

DETROIT TIGERS (61-54) @ TEXAS RANGERS (69-48) WHERE: Globe Life Park - Arlington, TX FIRST PITCH: 8:05 p.m. ET TV/RADIO: Fox Sports Detroit, 97.1 The Ticket GAMETIME FORECAST: Gametime...

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...

Gameday Thread: Game 110, New York Mets @ Detroit Tigers

NEW YORK METS (56-53) @ DETROIT TIGERS (60-49) WHERE: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI FIRST PITCH: 7:10 p.m. ET TV/RADIO: Fox Sports Detroit/97.1 The Ticket GAMETIME FORECAST: 82°F...

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...

3 reasons why the Detroit Tigers will win the AL Central

To even be talking about something like this is very soothing being a fan of the Detroit Tigers. The Tigers have quietly brought themselves...

Detroit Tigers made right move by standing pat at trade deadline

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

Is Tyler Collins here to stay for the long haul? It’s...

One of the more noteworthy moves the Tigers made coming out of the All-Star break was opting to keep Tyler Collins and optioning Steven Moya back...

Weekly Recap: Tigers pounce on Wild Card contenders with pair of...

After tying a season-high six straight wins and currently standing at a season's best nine games over the .500 mark, the Tigers sit just...

Offense explodes for 14 runs, Tigers take down the Astros 14-6

The Detroit Tigers returned home from a three-game sweep of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park to do battle with the Houston Astros....

Gameday Thread: Game 103, Houston Astros @ Detroit Tigers

HOUSTON ASTROS (55-46) @ DETROIT TIGERS (54-48) WHERE: Comerica Park- Detroit, MI FIRST PITCH: 7:10 p.m. ET TV/RADIO: FOX Sports Detroit/97.1 The Ticket GAMETIME FORECAST: 79°F • Mostly Cloudy • 8%...

9th inning homer from Cabrera propels Tigers to 4-3 victory, sweep...

On Wednesday, the Tigers wrapped up their seven-game road trip with a chance to go for their second three-game road sweep of the Boston Red...

UPDATE: White Sox defeat Tigers 4-3 after play resumes following last...

The last time the Detroit Tigers faced Saturday's scheduled starter for the White Sox Chris Sale, they tagged him for three runs over seven innings back on...

Gameday Thread: Game 98, Detroit Tigers @ Chicago White Sox

DETROIT TIGERS (51-46) @ CHICAGO WHITE SOX (46-50) WHERE: U.S. Cellular Field - Chicago FIRST PITCH: 7:10 p.m. EST GAMETIME FORECAST: 85°F • Mostly Cloudy • 4% PoP TV/RADIO:...

Justin Upton homers, Tigers defeat Twins 1-0 behind strong pitching

The Detroit Tigers welcomed the Minnesota Twins into Comerica Park for the first game of a three game set. So far in 2016, the Tigers had handled...

Matt Boyd to start Monday, Anibal Sanchez on Tuesday for Tigers

Tigers fans learned late Friday afternoon that the anticipated returns of starters Jordan Zimmermann and Daniel Norris are not set in stone, but are imminent to say...

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...

Weekly Recap: Tigers limp in to much-needed All-Star break

Well, if there is one thing the Detroit Tigers were consistently doing in the first half, it's being streaky and inconsistent. Coming off a season-high...

Matt Boyd turns in good start, Tigers hang on for 3-2...

The last time the Detroit Tigers faced Toronto Blue Jays starter Aaron Sanchez, they mustered just two runs on three hits, striking out 12 times. They did...

Gameday Thread: Game 88, Detroit Tigers @ Toronto Blue Jays

DETROIT TIGERS (45-42) @ TORONTO BLUE JAYS (50-39) WHERE: Rogers Centre - Toronto, ON FIRST PITCH: 1:07 p.m. ET TV/RADIO: Fox Sports Detroit/97.1 The Ticket PROBABLE STARTERS: Matt...

Tigers recall Matt Boyd to start Saturday; Anibal Sanchez to start...

The Tigers dropped game two of a crucial four-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays 6-0 on Friday and have no lost four of their...

Daniel Norris, Anibal Sanchez set to make starts this week for...

On Tuesday following their 4-2 win over the Seattle Mariners, news broke of impending changes coming to the back of the rotation for the Detroit Tigers. https://twitter.com/beckjason/status/745440855251550208 https://twitter.com/matthewbmowery/status/745442054881185793 Let's start...

Weekly Recap: Tigers pitchers stub their toe against division rivals

Just a week ago, the Tigers got off to a very impressive and encouraging start to what ended as a ten-game road trip on...

Tigers recall Bruce Rondon, Kyle Ryan; option Matt Boyd and Blain...

Prior to the series finale against the Royals, the Tigers made a flurry of roster moves regarding their pitching staff. Following the 16-5 loss on...

Gameday Thread: Game 63, Detroit Tigers @ Chicago White Sox

DETROIT TIGERS (32-30) @ CHICAGO WHITE SOX (31-32) Where: U.S. Cellular Field - Chicago First Pitch: 8:10 p.m. ET Probable Starters: Matt Boyd (DET: 0-1, 3.38 ERA)...