Detroit Tigers release lineup for series opener vs. White Sox

The Detroit Tigers are set to begin their final homestand of the season tonight at Comerica Park, and it starts with welcoming the division rival Chicago White Sox to town. Matt Manning will take the mound for the Tigers, who are fresh off a series split against the contending Tampa Bay Rays. Meanwhile, Jeimer Candelario … Read more

Detroit Tigers release rotation for series vs. 1st place White Sox

Beginning on Monday night, the Detroit Tigers will be back at Comerica Park where they will begin a three-game series against the AL Central-leading Chicago White Sox. The Tigers have released their pitching rotation for their upcoming series against the White Sox and it all starts off with Matt Manning getting the ball on Monday. … Read more

Detroit Tigers manager AJ Hinch praises RHP Wily Peralta after victory vs. Rays

The Detroit Tigers were able to earn a series split against the contending Tampa Bay Rays thanks to a superb performance on the mound from RHP Wily Peralta. He tossed seven scoreless innings while Eric Haase and Dustin Garneau delivered solo home runs that powered Detroit to a 2-0 win this afternoon at Tropicana Field. … Read more

Detroit Tigers place two on IL, recall pair from Toledo

Prior to their finale against the Tampa Bay Rays, the Detroit Tigers announced they have placed P Gregory Soto (fractured finger) and OF Derek Hill (knee) on the Injured List. In corresponding moves, the Tigers are recalling Isaac Paredes and Daz Cameron from Toledo. Gregory Soto fractured the tip of his ring finger on his … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers fan-favorite Alex Avila to retire at conclusion of 2021 season

According to a report from Maria Torres, former Detroit Tigers fan-favorite Alex Avila will be retiring at the conclusion of the 2021 season. Torres notes that Avila, who is 34, does not intend to stay out of the game for very long. Nation, do you think Alex could re-join his father Al Avila in the … Read more

Detroit Tigers release starting lineup for finale vs. Rays

On Sunday afternoon, the Detroit Tigers will take on the Tampa Bay Rays in the finale of their four-game series. The Tigers have released their starting lineup for Sunday’s game and as you can see, Miguel Cabrera is batting fourth. Today’s game, which begins at 1:10 p.m. ET, can be seen on Bally Sports Detroit … Read more

Detroit Tigers manager AJ Hinch provides injury update on Derek Hill

It was a scary scene earlier today at Tropicana Field when Detroit Tigers OF Derek Hill was carted off the playing field after he suffered a knee injury. He would be replaced by Victor Reyes in the outfield. For manager AJ Hinch, he doesn’t see any way around Hill avoiding a stint on the IL. … Read more

Akil Baddoo launches 1st leadoff home run of career [VIDEO]

One of the storylines for the 2021 season for the Detroit Tigers has been the play of rookie Akil Baddoo, who has captured the hearts of fans donning the Old English D everywhere. He added another milestone in his season to remember tonight against the Tampa Bay Rays, launching the 1st leadoff home run of … Read more

Ernie Harwell gives emotional farewell speech at Comerica Park [Video]

Everyone loved Ernie Harwell, but the love he had for the fans of the Detroit Tigers was equally as strong. 12 years ago today, Harwell gave his farewell speech at Comerica Park. Speech Text: “The Tigers have just finished their 2002 season. And I’ve just finished my baseball broadcasting career, and it’s time to say … Read more

AJ Hinch explains that Miguel Cabrera ‘puts his money where his mouth is’

Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera is Detroit’s nominee for the annual Roberto Clemente Award, which is given to the player who “best represents the game of baseball through extraordinary character, community involvement, philanthropy and positive contributions, both on and off the field.” Manager AJ Hinch is only in his inaugural season as Tigers skipper, but he … Read more

Miguel Cabrera to wear No. 21 this afternoon in honor of Roberto Clemente

Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera is Detroit’s nominee for the annual Roberto Clemente Award, which is given to the player who “best represents the game of baseball through extraordinary character, community involvement, philanthropy and positive contributions, both on and off the field.” And to that end, Cabrera will be wearing a new jersey number, but just … Read more