Tigers Fall Again, Verlander Scheduled For MRI

The Tigers lost their 3rd game in a row, and sixth in their last ten. The Royals leapfrogged into first place. But all of this seems minimal in comparison to the bad news that may come. One day after losing Anibal Sanchez and Joakim Soria to the DL, Justin Verlander was rocked for 5 runs … Read more

Gameday Preview: Tigers at Pirates

Who?: Detroit Tigers (63-52) at Pittsburgh Pirates (62-55) Where?: PNC Park — Pittsburgh PA When?: Tuesday at 7:05pm TV / Radio: Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1 FM The Ticket Tigers Lineup: Davis CF , Kinsler 2B, Cabrera 3B, V. Martinez 1B, Hunter RF, J. Martinez LF, Avila C, Suarez SS, Verlander P. Pirates Lineup: Harrison 3B, Polanco … Read more

DET-TOR G3 Recap

Matchup: Tampa Bay Lightning vs Detroit Red Wings Venue: Joe Louis Arena; Detroit, MI Time: 5:00 PM EST Television: Detroit – FSD+, Tampa – SUN The Detroit Red Wings (15-10-9, 39 points, 4th place Atlantic Division), are now in the midst of a 4-game losing streak. The sudden lack of offensive production mixed with the … Read more

Dombrowski’s Greatest Hits

If David Dombrowski had fleeced any more of the MLB’s General Managers, he’d be an Anti-Sheepmite. Joking aside, let’s take a look at some of the young men that Dombrowski has siphoned off and the value that DD has brought to the D. This list excludes all signings, so if you’re looking for Ivan Rodriguez, … Read more

Tigers Tops Jays Late, Sanchez Injured

After virtually no offense against the Yankees, the Tigers offense sprang to life in the ninth inning against the Blue Jays Friday night. Nick Castellanos and Eugenio Suarez hit back-to-back home runs in the top of the ninth to give the Tigers a 5-4 lead. The Blue Jays loaded the bases in the bottom half … Read more

UPDATE: Anibal Sanchez Leaves Game With Injury

TORONTO, Ontario — Tigers starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez left the game in the 5th inning after appearing to suffer a right arm injury. The official diagnosis is a right pectoralis strain. He will be evaluated tomorrow. Prior to being pulled, Sanchez was seen stretching his arms and was later greeted by Kevin Rand and Brad … Read more

On Deck: Tigers at Blue Jays

The all of a sudden slumping Detroit Tigers (62-50; 1st in AL Central) limp north of the border for a weekend series with the Toronto Blue Jays. After a big weekend against the Rockies back home, Detroit’s offense suddenly went cold in the 4-game series against the New York Yankees, managing just 6 runs the … Read more

Tigers fall in pitchers duel 1-0

Rick Porcello gave up an RBI ground rule double to Steven Drew in the fourth inning today as the Yankees capped a series win over the Tigers. The Yankees defeated two of the last three Cy Young award winners over the series. Drew’s double was the only extra-base hit allowed by either team today. New … Read more

Swami’s Top 50 Tigers of All-Time Part 1

[tps_header]There have been 1,592 players that have worn the Olde English D for the Tigers. Narrowing that number down to only 50 was a hard task. My parameters excluded anyone who did not wear the uniform for at least four seasons. They also had to have some level of contribution in batting or pitching. Each … Read more

Tigers win in 12, Price debut great

David Price showed why Dave Dombrowski traded for him, and Alex Avila surprised many, as the Tigers beat the Yankees in 12 Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium, 4-3. The scoring got started in the top of the first when Victor Martinez hit a fly ball to left, deep enough to score Rajai Davis for a … Read more