BREAKING: Tigers place Victor Martinez on 15-day DL

The Detroit Tigers have placed designated hitter, Victor Martinez on the 15-day disabled list due to Inflammation in his left knee. Victor Martinez has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with left knee inflammation, according to the Tigers. — anthony fenech (@anthonyfenech) May 19, 2015 Martinez came up limping in last night’s game against … Read more

Player Profile: Andrew Romine

Player: Andrew Romine  Born: December 24th, 1985 in Winter Haven, FL Position: Utility Infeilder Bat/Throw: Both/R Drafted: 5th round of 2007 draft by the Los Angeles Angels  (Featured image via: ESPN.com)   Career Highlights:  MLB debut on September 24th, 2010 .245 career batting average .972 career fielding average 13 career committed errors Andrew Romine played in L.A. … Read more

Tigers calling up Tyler Collins from Toledo

According to the Detroit News, the Detroit Tigers will be calling up outfielder Tyler Collins from Toledo. #Tigers are calling up Tyler Collins; Victor Martinez probably is DL-bound, but I can't quite confirm that yet. http://t.co/7sS6pARqP1 — Tony Paul (@TonyPaul1984) May 19, 2015 Collins has struggled so far this season in Toledo, hitting just .248. … Read more

It’s time for Victor Martinez to sit

After a career year in 2014, Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez had the unfortunate luck of hurting his knee for the second time in three years this past offseason. The injury did not cost Martinez any time on the disabled list to start the season, but it did cause him to miss over a month of Spring … Read more

Game 39: Milwaukee Brewers @ Detroit Tigers

Milwaukee Brewers (13-25) at Detroit Tigers (25-13) Where: Comerica Park; Detroit, MI First Pitch: 7:08 PM TV/Radio: FSD/97.1 FM The TICKET Weather: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 … Read more

On Deck: Milwaukee Brewers @ Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers are coming off a strong showing in St. Louis over the weekend where they took two of three games from the Cardinals. The series was highlighted by some excellent Tigers pitching and Miguel Cabrera’s 400th career home run. Detroit now returns to the familiar confines of Comerica Park to host the Milwaukee Brewers for a … Read more

Series Recap: Tigers win key series in St. Louis

The Tigers bats opened up the series in St. Louis right where they left off.  The bats came alive in game 1 of the series, followed up by an extra innings game 2, and finished off with a dud in game 3.  While the Tigers picked up there second series win, 2-1, they are still … Read more

Injury Update: Verlander, Rondon closer to a return

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander, and relief pitcher Bruce Rondon are continuing to take steps towards a return from their injuries. Both pitchers are scheduled to throw on Monday. Verlander (Triceps)  is scheduled to throw around 45 pitches in a bullpen session, while Rondon (Bicipital Tendinitis) is scheduled for a simulated game. Both have been … Read more

Game 38: Detroit Tigers @ St. Louis Cardinals

Where: Busch Stadium; St. Louis, MO First Pitch: 8:05 ET Weather: Considerable cloudiness. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 67 F. Winds S at 10 to 15 MPH. TV/Radio: ESPN/97.1 The Ticket Probable Pitchers: Alfredo Simon (4-1, 3.05 ERA) vs. Lance Lynn (2-3, 3.27 ERA) Lineups Detroit Tigers Anthony Gose CF Ian Kinsler 2B Miguel Cabrera … Read more

Game 37: Detroit Tigers @ St. Louis Cardinals

Detroit Tigers (22-14) at St. Louis Cardinals (24-11) Where: Busch Stadium; St. Louis, MO First Pitch: 2:15 PM Weather: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. TV/Radio: FSD/97.1 The TICKET Probable … Read more

Game 36: Detroit Tigers @ St.Louis Cardinals

Detroit Tigers (21-14) @ St.Louis Cardinals (24-10) Where: Busch Stadium, St.Louis, Missouri First Pitch: 8:15pm ET TV / Radio: FS Detroit / MLB TV / 97.1 FM The TICKET Pitching Matchup: C. Martinez (3-1, 4.89 ERA) vs. S. Greene (3-2, 4.71 ERA) Weather: Sun and Clouds mixed, with a high near 75.  Winds SSE at 7 to 10 … Read more

On Deck: Detroit Tigers @ St. Louis Cardinals

The Detroit Tigers finished off the Minnesota Twins with authority Thursday afternoon with a 13-run explosion in the final game of the series. Every starter in the lineup recorded at least one hit, with the exception of left fielder Yoenis Cespedes. First baseman Miguel Cabrera connected on two balls for home runs on Thursday, putting him at 398 for his … Read more

Miguel Cabrera two home runs shy of 400, Venezuelan record

On June 20th, 2003, at 20-years-old, Miguel Cabrera hit his first career home run, a walk off one, as a member of the Florida Marlins. Now at 32-years-old, he looks towards the milestone of 400 home runs, a number that would also make him the all-time leader of Venezuelan born players. All-time Venezuelan leader On Thursday … Read more