Free-agent short stop Marcus Semien decides on new home

Take one free-agent short stop off of the market. According to multiple reports and soon confirmed by MLB Insider Ken Rosenthal, Marcus Semien is headed to the Texas Rangers on a reported seven year deal: Source confirms: Marcus Semien is heading to the Texas Rangers. First: @ByRobertMurray. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) November 28, 2021 Semien … Read more

Potential Detroit Tigers free agent target signs elsewhere

According to a report from Jon Heyman, the New York Mets have signed free agent CF Starling Marte to a 4-year, $78 million deal. Marte was a free agent who some speculated would be a good fit with the Detroit Tigers, who have reportedly considered adding a veteran outfielder. The #Mets have a Black Friday … Read more

New York Mets owner Steven Cohen blasts player’s agent for ‘unprofessional behavior’

According to reports, former New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz is signing a multi-year deal with the St. Louis Cardinals. One person who is not happy about that is Mets owner Steven Cohen, who was under the impression that Matz’s agent was going to give the Mets a final chance before signing with another team. … Read more

Wander Franco signs record-setting deal with Tampa Bay Rays

According to a report from Hector Gomez, Wander Franco has signed a 12-year, $233 million contract extension with the Tampa Bay Rays. Bob Nightengale adds that this is a record-setting deal for a player with less than one year of MLB service. BREAKING NEWS: Wander Franco signed a 12 year / $223 million contract extension with the … Read more

Detroit Tigers reportedly in the mix to sign LHP Steven Matz

The Detroit Tigers have already opened the checkbook to bring aboard Eduardo Rodriguez, and they could be on the verge of adding another arm to the rotation. According to multiple reports, free agent LHP Steven Matz had included the Tigers in his final list of possibilities, and will be making his decision soon: Red Sox, … Read more

AJ Hinch discusses ‘big day’ for Detroit Tigers after introducing Eduardo Rodriguez

The Detroit Tigers introduced new pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez this afternoon, as he had agreed to a five year pact worth $77 million last week. For skipper AJ Hinch, it’s a “big day” for the organization. “It’s a big day,” Hinch said. “Obviously we have to get our pitching right. We keep saying it over and … Read more

New Detroit Tigers pitcher Eduardo Rodriquez gets jersey number

On Monday, Eduardo Rodriguez was officially introduced as a member of the Detroit Tigers. Following the press conference, Chris McCosky reported that Rodriguez will be wearing No. 57, which means P Alex Lange will be switching numbers. Rodriguez also wore No. 57 with the Red Sox from 2018-2021. Eduardo Rodriguez will wear No. 57. Alex … Read more

Tigers manager AJ Hinch confirms he had breakfast with free agent SS Carlos Correa

By now, you have almost certainly seen the photos floating around that show Detroit Tigers manager AJ Hinch breaking bread with free-agent shortstop, Carlos Correa. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE PHOTOS On Monday, Hinch was asked about the meeting and he confirmed that he did have breakfast with Correa and that he was delivering a … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers players included in ’22 Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot

Major League Baseball has released the list of players on the ballot for a spot in the Baseball Hall of Fame for 2022, and Detroit Tigers fans will immediately notice a handful of former players that once donned the Old English D, including Torii Hunter and Prince Fielder. As just announced by @baseballhall, here's the … Read more