On Deck: at Rangers

The #tigers head to #texas for a big 3-game weekday series against the Texas #rangers. Heading into Tuesday’s opener, the Tigers are 1st in the American League Central with a record of 40-32. Meanwhile, the Rangers are near the bottom of the American League West standings, with a 35-40 record. Here’ s how the two … Read more

Exhale, Tiger Fans

“The Reverse the Curse” Red Sox of 2004 did not reverse the curse by winning the World Series.

It was, in the most appropriate sense of the word, an exorcism. The greatest in the history of baseball to date, and the Red Sox needed to do it in Yankee Stadium. They needed to rid themselves of the great demon in the house that he built, or it wouldn’t have been right. It was poetic.

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Gibson to skip ’84 Tigers reunion

The #detroit Tigers are scheduled to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their 1984 World Series title on June 30th, but one of the fan favorites from that team will be noticeably absent. #kirk gibson, currently the manager of the #arizona diamondbacks, says he will not fly to Detroit for the ceremony, despite the Diamondbacks being … Read more

Brad Ausmus Under Fire For Post-Game Comments

DETROIT, Michigan –

manager came under fire on Wednesday afternoon after a post-game comment he made while being interviewed following the teams’ 2-1 loss to Kansas City. Members of the media were asking how his mood at the ballpark has been during the teams’ current losing skid and then a question was asked about how his mood is at home. “I beat my wife”, Ausmus responded.

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Complete list of the Detroit Tigers’ 2014 draft class

_________________DAY 1_________________  1. Derek Hill, CF, Elk Grove (Calif.) HS [SIGNED]2. Spencer Turnbull, RHP, University of Alabama _________________DAY 2_________________  3. Grayson Greiner, C, University of South Carolina [SIGNED]4. Adam Ravenelle, RHP, Vanderbilt 5. Shane Zeile, C, UCLA 6. Ross Kivett, CF, Kansas State [SIGNED]7. Joey Pankake, 3B, University of South Carolina [SIGNED] 8. Artie Lewicki, RHP, University of Virginia 9. Josh … Read more

Sanchez a one man show

Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer have slowed considerably following promising starts to the season, and Anibal Sanchez has risen to the top in terms of consistency and pure stuff.

In his last four combined starts, Sanchez has pitched 28 1/3 innings and allowed just 5 earned runs, while allowing no more than six hits in any start and walking no more than two in any start. He also boasts 28 strikeouts over that span.

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Player Profile: Eugenio Suarez

Player: #eugenio suarez Born: July 18, 1991; Puerto Ordaz, Bolivar, Venezuala Position: Shortstop Bats/Throws: R/R Drafted: Signed as amateur free agent in 2008   Career Highlights: 6 years in minors spanning seven different levels of Minor League baseball 33 Minor League home runs with 538 hits 226 total Minor League RBI. Career high 67 RBI at A ball in 2012 … Read more

Alex Avila Returns To Tigers Lineup For Sunday Night Baseball

The #detroit tigers lost #alex avila to a mild concussion in Friday night’s 6-2 victory over the #boston red sox. Avila was hit twice in the head during the game and after taking a hit from a back swing, was removed from the game. Backup catcher #bryan holaday was effective in place of Avila, collecting a triple and a run in … Read more

Ben Affleck spotted at tonight’s Tigers-Red Sox game

The Twittersphere is buzzing over Ben Affleck’s rare appearance at tonight’s #detroit tigers–#boston red sox game at Comerica Park. Affleck is in town playing Bruce Wayne in the Batman vs. Superman movie. He’s a die-hard Red Sox fan and is reportedly seated behind the Boston dugout for tonight’s game. His Red Sox have struggled against … Read more

Ex-Tigers slugger Prince Fielder: ‘I don’t give a (expletive) about the Detroit series’ | Detroit Free Press | freep.com

So this is what #prince fielder, who’s day-to-day nursing a neck injury, thinks of this weekend’s 4-game reunion against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. “I don’t give a (expletive) about the Detroit series,” the #texas rangers and former Tigers first baseman told reporters today. “I just want to get back.” Fielder was diagnosed with … Read more

Tigers Open New Season With High Hopes Despite Injuries To Key Players

Matchup: Kansas City Royals vs. Detroit Tigers Venue: Comerica Park; Detroit, MI First Pitch: 1:08 PM EST Television- Detroit- FSD; Kansas City- FS-Kansas City The Detroit Tigers come into the 2014 season with a completely new look than they had for the 2013 campaign. This team is no longer the team that will beat you with pure power, but … Read more