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Former Detroit Tiger Francisco Rodriguez released again

In what took Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila 28 appearances to realize, the Washington Nationals noticed in just five minor league games. That's right...

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...

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...

Could the Tigers take a flier on free agent outfielder Ben...

As of now, the Detroit Tigers have no clear-cut answer in center field for 2017 after trading away Cameron Maybin shortly after season's end. Prospect JaCoby...

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...

WATCH: Young Pirates fans goes through roller coaster of emotions

Nothing is truly comparable to the ebbs and flows of passion one fan can express for his or her favorite sports team. There was...

Jordan Zimmermann eyeing Tuesday start, hopes to avoid DL stint

There is good news on the horizon in Tigertown. Starting pitcher, Jordan Zimmermann is eyeing his next start, which would be this coming Tuesday. Zimmermann left...

On Deck: Detroit Tigers (15-18) @ Baltimore Orioles (20-12)

The Detroit Tigers simply aren't good right now. After losing two of three to the Washington Nationals, the Tigers now sit three games below .500. The...

Detroit Tigers players praise Max Scherzer following record performance

If you were able to catch Wednesday night's game between the Detroit Tigers and the Washington Nationals, you probably went to bed with mixed...

WATCH: Jordan Zimmermann receives standing ovation from Nationals fans in return...

Tigers starter Jordan Zimmermann has been lights out this season. His 5-1 record has basically made Zimmermann the ace starter in 2016, but, he also...

Jordan Zimmermann 2015 highlights (video)

While we've only seen a sample size of Jordan Zimmermann so far this spring, there is a lot of hype on the man who received...

Tigers outfielder Justin Upton leaves spring game with ankle injury

Outfielder Justin Upton has been removed from today's Spring Training game against the Washington Nationals. After a near collision in left-center field, center fielder Anthony Gose stepped...

Player Profile: Jordan Zimmermann

Player: Jordan Zimmermann Born: May 23, 1986, in Auburndale, WI Position: Starting pitcher Bat/Throw: R/R Drafted: 2nd round pick of the Washington Nationals in 2007 amateur draft Career Highlights 70-50, 3.32 ERA...

BREAKING: Tigers reach deal with SP Jordan Zimmermann

The Detroit Tigers made a big move to upgrade their starting rotation, as they have reportedly reached a deal with starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann. https://twitter.com/JonHeymanCBS/status/671006659980996608 Zimmermann will not come...

Report: Detroit Tigers showing interest in Doug Fister

According to ESPN's Buster Olney, the Detroit Tigers have expressed interest in signing a familiar face, pitcher Doug Fister. https://twitter.com/Buster_ESPN/status/667143476753121280 Fister, who is 31-years-old, started 68...

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...

Five moves to fix the Tigers in 2016

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

Max Scherzer – 1, Matt Williams – 0 [VIDEO]

This past offseason, former Detroit Tigers ace and 2013 American League Cy Young award winner Max Scherzer took his talents to the nation's capital, signing a...

Cespedes for NL MVP? Not as crazy as you think

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

Detroit Tigers 2016 schedule released!

The Detroit Tigers waived the white flag at the trade deadline and the train derailed in a heartbeat. The team has yet to win more...

LISTEN: Marlins play fart sounds during Nationals batting practice

In the latest episode of "What in the heck is happening in sports," the Miami Marlins decided it fun to flash back to middle school...

Bryce Harper uses patriotic bat, proceeds to hit home run [Video]

On Saturday, Bryce Harper did something very cool to celebrate the 4th of July. Harper used a bat with patriotic stars to hit a two-run...

Fan catches bat on the fly, gets kiss [Video]

One of the coolest feelings in the world (I know from experience) is catching a foul ball at a Major League Baseball game. I...

MLB Draft: Day 1 recap for Detroit Tigers

Click here to head to the Live Blog It was draft day for Major League Baseball on Monday, as the two first rounds got underway...

Tigers offseason bidding war: Price or Cespedes?

The Detroit Tigers are a little over a calendar month into the 2015 season and currently find themselves second place in the AL Central division...

Shane Greene off to a record setting start

Shane Greene has been a large part of the successful start for the Detroit Tigers this season. Let's just start with his stat line. https://twitter.com/tigers/status/588154520653299712 https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/588154409093308416 On...

Tigers achieve rare feat with two consecutive shutouts

The Tigers went out yesterday and posted another shutout  over the Twins, giving them 2 straight shutouts to open up the 2015 season. https://twitter.com/DetroitTigersPR/status/585898458864680961 The Tigers...

2018 MLB All-Star Game site announced

On July 14th, the MLB's best and brightest stars will be gathering in Cincinnati, Ohio to participate in the 2015 MLB All-Star Game. It...

2015 Detroit Tigers Season Preview; Predictions included

Are you ready for some baseball? Spring is here, at least according to the calendar, which means it's time for another season of Detroit...

Exploratory contract talks between Tigers and Price open

After losing ace Max Scherzer to the Washington Nationals this winter, the Detroit Tigers are trying to make sure they don't lose out on their other ace, David Price, when...

Tigers News and Notes: Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez play in...

Today was the day fans of the Detroit Tigers have been awaiting for the duration of Spring Training as both Miguel Cabrera and Victor...

Minor moves: Tigers send down top prospect Moya

The Detroit Tigers made another roster move today after their split squad game today against the Washington Nationals when they sent Steven Moya down to the minors. Moya...

Tigers news and notes: Tigers tie Nationals, bullpen update and more!

In today's edition of news and notes we'll cover the Detroit Tigers facing off against the Washington Nationals, the bullpen finally taking shape, who...

Tigers news and notes: Tigers drop another, minor moves, more boos

The Detroit Tigers have reached the halfway point of Spring Training, which means that the season will be here before we know it. Along with...

News and Notes: Tigers lose, injury updates, Romine & Perez to...

Not a lot happening out of Tigers camp today, as the past couple of days have been fairly quiet. While that is good news...

Tigers News and Notes: Tigers vs Nationals, Avila injured, Scherzer’s advice...

The Detroit Tigers and manager Brad Ausmus stayed on the road for their spring training games. This time, they headed for Viera, Florida, spring camp site for...

5 Detroit Tigers Prospects That Could Make an Impact In 2015

The lack of skill and respect for the farm system for the Detroit Tigers has been well documented to say the least. Detroit ranks dead...

POLL: Vegas lists Tigers O/U At 84.5 – What do YOU...

The Las Vegas oddsmakers have spoken and if they are correct the Detroit Tigers have their work cut out for them if they want...

Scherzer: ‘I never once said Detroit couldn’t win’

The big fish out on the market this offseason was former Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Max Scherzer. There were a plethora of teams that were interested in...

Manfred Has More Ideas for Major League Baseball

Talk about making a statement as soon as you enter the building. Just two days from being formally announced as the new commissioner of...

Why the Tigers are better WITHOUT Scherzer

When the Detroit Tigers lost Max Scherzer, I was not upset, but I was glad the Tigers didn’t sign him to a contract that...

Scherzer’s Departure Not Too Unfamiliar to Detroit Sports Fans

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Dombrowski Likes Rotation Moving Forward Despite Loss Of Scherzer

Detroit Tigers president, CEO, and GM Dave Dombrowski has been bombarded with questions this offseason with regards to his pitching staff. The two biggest and most...

Mr. Scherzer Goes To Washington…….To Win

Max Scherzer was officially introduced as a member of the Washington Nationals at a press conference Wednesday. After his initial introduction, he was asked...

Max Scherzer Signing and James Shields Rumors Could Be Good for...

The MLB had its busiest offseason day on Friday, as nearly 100 players reached an agreement with their current ball clubs to avoid any...

Max Scherzer Is Set For Life

The news broke in the middle of the night. Shortly after 12:00 am, Max Scherzer was confirmed as the newest piece of the Washington...

JUST IN: Washington Nationals agree to 7-year deal with Max Scherzer

As has been speculated all day, the news is now official. Max Scherzer will be a member of the Washington Nationals. According to Jon Heyman...

REPORT: Max Scherzer close to signing 7-year deal with Nationals

UPDATED: SCHERZER TO NATIONALS A DONE DEAL The biggest free agent arm this offseason is about to come off the market. According to multiple reports...

Former Tiger Doug Fister has skin cancer removed before start on...

Former Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Doug Fister had some skin cancer removed from his neck recently. Fister appeared to have a pretty good sized scar...

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