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GOTTA SEE IT: Cat rushes onto field, climbs Marlins home run...

Did an alley cat just turn into a rally cat? Tuesday night in Miami, a cat found its way onto the field during the...

JUST IN: Miguel Cabrera leaves WBC game with back tightness

Can the World Baseball Classic be done with, already? The injuries have been mounting for teams with players playing in the WBC, and late...

Possible rule changes coming to MLB

This week Major League Baseball proposed a series of rule changes that will affect the pace and action of the game. The two rules...

MLB Spring Training will be shorter in 2018

Professional baseball maintains a very busy regular season game schedule. To try to ease the burden on players, the MLB will shorten Spring Training...

New study suggests jet lag impacts game performance of baseball players

Leave it to Major League Baseball, the ultimate 'number crunching' sport, to study the effect of jet lag on athletic performance. A new study from...

WATCH: Pudge hits walk off home run

Earlier tonight Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez was inducted into the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. While in Detroit he was a fan favorite, to say...

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 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....

EDITORIAL: MLB ban on smokeless tobacco setting a dangerous precedent

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

Breaking down the details of the new CBA agreed upon by...

With just a little more than three hours to spare before the existing collective bargaining agreement, Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred and head of...

MLB may face work stoppage as CBA expiration nears

The hot stove is burning hot and has been since the end of the World Series. That will reach its peak come next week...

REPORT: Tigers, Dodgers discussing Kinsler trade

According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network and FOX Sports, the Los Angeles Dodgers have discussed a possible deal for Tigers 2nd baseman Ian...

Detroit Tigers Trade Rumors: Social Round Up

There is a lot of buzz out there tonight about potential trade targets on our beloved Detroit Tigers, and some names being tossed around...

4 Detroit Tigers up for Gold Glove Awards

It's no secret that the Detroit Tigers did not reach their team goals for 2016. With the AL Central Champion Cleveland Indians squaring off in...

Tim Tebow signs minor league deal with New York Mets

When former NFL player Tim Tebow decided he was going to hold a tryout for all 30 MLB teams in an attempt to make...

WATCH: Justin Verlander endures rain delay in unique fashion

Wednesday's series finale between the Detroit Tigers and Chicago White Sox didn't start at the original slotted time. The game was delayed due to...

Miguel Cabrera nominated as Detroit Tigers’ representative for 2016 Roberto Clemente...

The Roberto Clemente Award is an award that has been given out annually since 1971 in MLB to the player that 'best exemplifies the game of baseball,...

ON THIS DAY: Cal Ripken Jr. surpasses Lou Gehrig as MLB’s...

There are just some MLB records that have their own place in history, a place that people could possibly threaten to dethrone, but will...

Detroit Tigers to send scout to Tim Tebow’s workout

Should Detroit Tigers fans prep themselves for Tebow Time? According to the Detroit Free Press, director of amateur scouting Scott Pleis said someone from...

ON THIS DAY: First ever Sports Illustrated issue is published in...

Ranging from the world of College Football to the diamonds of Major League Baseball, Sports Illustrated has become an extremely iconic 'sports based' magazine....

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...

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...

Make Baseball Great Again: 5 Ways to Fix America’s Pastime

It sure is good to have the boys of summer back in action once again. Ever since Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred was elected to...

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...

MLB, NHL to begin streaming live games on Twitter

Fans will soon be able to watch baseball and hockey games on Twitter. Twitter announced that it will begin live-streaming games from the NHL and...

Sports Illustrated baseball writer sees Miguel Cabrera as being Hall of...

Jay Jaffe, who is a contributing baseball writer for Sports Illustrated, took a look at 12 current MLB players who are under the age...

On This Day: Ty Cobb records his 4,000th career hit

Widely regarded as one of the greatest players to ever step foot on a baseball diamond, Ty Cobb was a one-of-a-kind player. His intrusive...

Grammarly ranks MLB fan bases by rules of language

I don't think I've ever been so nervous about publishing an article! The folks over at Grammarly did a study on the writing habits...

EDITORIAL: MLB needs to change the World Series ‘home-field advantage’ clause

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

On This Day: Sparky Anderson becomes first MLB manager to record...

George Lee Anderson, better known as 'Sparky' to many was a special kind of person. Being the type of manager who praised his players,...

WATCH: Miguel Cabrera crushes a three-run homer to left field

It was Game 1 of a short, two game series last night between the Miami Marlins and Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Marlins starting pitcher, Adam...

‘Bullpen of the Week’ honors given to the Detroit Tigers by...

Since the opening week of the 2016 MLB campaign, there have been many weekly and monthly award handed out. The Detroit Tigers found themselves...

Baseball and softball may make return to Olympics in 2020

While the International Olympic Committee prepares for this summer's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, they are also looking forward and preparing for the 2020...

Top 5 Detroit Tigers draft picks of all-time

Implemented in 1965, Major League Baseball introduced a league based draft. Unlike most professional sports' drafts where the draft takes place after the conclusion of a...

Former Tigers broadcaster Paul Carey dies at age 88

Longtime Detroit Tigers broadcaster Paul Carey has passed away tonight, according to a report from WXYZ Detroit.  Carey was a Michigan-made man through and through....

K-Rod ready to report to Lakeland following issue with visa

According to a report from Detroit News columnist Lynn Henning, the Detroit Tigers newly acquired closer Francisco Rodriguez is set to report to Spring...

MLB Expansion? DH to the NL? Commissioner Manfred weighs in

Major league baseball commissioner Rob Manfred will be entering his second season in his new role. In his first year, he was presented with...

MLB finalizes full 2016 Detroit Tigers schedule and game times

Though the Detroit Tigers had previously released their 2016 regular season schedule, there was still a handful of games for which a start time...

BREAKING: Tigers sign OF Justin Upton to 6-year deal

The Detroit Tigers have found a solution to their outfield woes. On Monday evening, the Tigers inked free-agent outfielder Justin to a 6-year, $132.75...

REPORT: Tigers nearing deal with OF Justin Upton

UPDATE: Justin Upton is a Detroit Tiger! Click here for details The thermometer read 11 degrees at Comerica Park today, but as Metro Detroit turns...

Joakim Soria signs 3-year deal with the Kansas City Royals

You know it's the MLB Winter Meetings when deals are being finalized in the wee hours of the night (or morning). According to ESPN's...

Tigers nearing 2-year deal with P Mark Lowe

According to multiple reports, the Detroit Tigers are closing in on a 2-year deal with free agent relief pitcher Mark Lowe. The 32-year old...

Cowboys and Indians roam the Tigers clubhouse on Rookie Dress-up Day

It's an annual tradition that Tigers players look forward to as the regular season winds down. Well, most Tigers players look forward to it...

Brad Ausmus to return as Tigers manager in 2016

Brad Ausmus will return as manager of the Detroit Tigers in 2016, according to GM Al Avila on Saturday afternoon. Ausmus' entire coaching staff...

JUST IN: Tigers RP Rondon sent home due to lack of...

Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Bruce Rondon has been sent home from the team, according to manager Brad Ausmus on Tuesday afternoon. https://twitter.com/Chris_Iott/status/646410223523987456 https://twitter.com/anthonyfenech/status/646412676915073024 https://twitter.com/jamesschmehl/status/646410407876407297 Rondon's effort has been...

Game 147: Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers

Kansas City Royals (86-61) vs. Detroit Tigers (68-78) Where: Comerica Park - Detroit, MI First Pitch: 7:08 PM ET Weather: Temperature around 69. NNW wind 9 to 12 mph. Chance...

The history of MLB logos in one GIF!

Have you ever gone to bed and wished that you could somehow see how all of the Major League Baseball team logos have changed...

Tigers sound off on protective netting: “Make change before its too...

Over the past few years, baseball has made countless changes to the game when it comes to player safety. Now it's time for baseball...

For The Win: ‘Red Wings have 5th best logo in American...

Be proud, Nation, for our Detroit sports teams are some of the most iconic out there. USA Today's 'For the Win' went through over 300 American...

“Rally Squirrel” wreaks havoc at Comerica Park (w/ VIDEO)

Move over, Paws...there's a new mascot in town! Thursday afternoon during the Tigers - Royals series finale at Comerica Park, a black squirrel wandered onto...

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