Detroit Tigers: The Week In Numbers 5/16 – 5/22

As a result of a scheduled day off and a rain-out, the Detroit Tigers only played in a total of five games over the last week (Monday through Sunday). They played three games in Tampa Bay and two in Cleveland, with the scheduled off day in between the two road sets. Though the overall statistics … Read more

Alex Faedo gets customary ‘shower’ following first MLB win

Alex Faedo

Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Guardians is one that Detroit Tigers rookie Alex Faedo will never forget as he picked up his first Major League win. Though Faedo did not have his best stuff (5.1 innings, 6 hits, 2 walks, and 2 earned runs), it was enough to get the job done as the Tigers … Read more

Detroit Tigers ‘very concerned’ about OF Austin Meadows

Detroit Tigers

When news broke that Detroit Tigers‘ top prospect Riley Greene had suffered an injury just prior to the start of the season, plenty of fans were a bit disheartened. That being said, those same fans were excited when Tigers GM Al Avila went out and traded for then Tampa Bay Rays OF, Austin Meadows. Unfortunately, … Read more

Detroit Tigers LHP Tarik Skubal injured after taking line drive off leg [Video]

It’s just a broken record at this point. The Detroit Tigers have seen their pitching rotation decimated by injuries, and it looks as though there’s another name going to be added to the list. LHP Tarik Skubal left today’s game against the Cleveland Guardians in the 5th inning after taking a line drive off his … Read more

A.J. Hinch gives injury update on Eduardo Rodriguez, announces rotation changes

The Detroit Tigers will be looking to get back on track tonight when they take on their division rival Cleveland Guardians, who have lost five of the past six games. The three game set will begin tonight from Progressive Field, though the Tigers will already be shorthanded thanks to manager A.J. Hinch missing the game … Read more

Detroit Tigers manager A.J. Hinch to miss Friday’s game vs. Guardians

When the Detroit Tigers take on Cleveland Guardians on Friday night, they will be without their skipper. According to reports, A.J. Hinch will not manage in Cleveland tonight because he is dealing with a non-Covid-related illness. George Lombard will take over for Hinch until he returns. A.J. Hinch won’t manage tonight in Cleveland. He’s dealing … Read more

Detroit Tigers make series of roster moves prior to matchup vs. Guardians

On Friday night, the Detroit Tigers will begin their 3-game set against the Cleveland Guardians. Prior to Game 1, the Tigers announced the following roster moves: – RHP Will Vest placed on the injured list – RHP Drew Carlton selected from Triple A Toledo – INF/OF Brendon Davis claimed on waivers from Los Angeles (AL) … Read more

Javier Baez talks about struggles in first season with Detroit Tigers

When news broke that the Detroit Tigers had signed SS Javier Baez to a 6-year, $140 million deal, many fans were disappointed that the team did not sign Carlos Correa instead. Personally, I was not thrilled at all with the signing as Baez led all of Major League Baseball with 184 strikeouts in 2021. So … Read more

Al Avila explains why Matt Manning was removed from rehab start

The Detroit Tigers got more bad news today, as pitcher Matt Manning departed his rehabilitation start with Detroit’s Triple-A affiliate Toledo Mud Hens after just 49 pitches. However, the good news is that he didn’t aggravate his shoulder inflammation that caused him to be placed on the IL last month. He simply didn’t feel well. … Read more