Tigers Cut Ties With OF Boesch

LAKELAND, Florida — The Detroit Tigers have officially cut ties with estranged outfielder Brennan Boesch. With the signing of OF Torii Hunter in the off-season, there were no remaining open spots in the Tiger outfield. Andy Dirks and Quintin Berry are in line to compete for the left field spot. Dave Dombrowski has been trying … Read more

Castellanos, Cabrera Power Tigers To 10-1 Win Over Phils

CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Detroit Tigers improved to 2-1-1 in Spring Training play thanks to a 10-1 slugfest win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday afternoon in Clearwater. Top prospect Nick Castellanos, as well as reigning MVP Miguel Cabrera highlighted a 6-run 5th with a long ball each. It was Miggy’s 2nd home run of … Read more

Successful Start To Spring For Tigers

2-24-2013 KALAMAZOO, Mich. —  After a brief off-season, the Detroit Tigers are primed for another run for October. All the work, however, begins in February. Detroit’s opening Spring Training game came on Friday at Disney World against the Atlanta Braves. Offense was hard to come by, but some late inning hits sprung the Tigers to … Read more

Tigers Prep For Spring Training Opener

LAKELAND, Florida —- The Detroit Tigers are just days away from opening up the 2013 Spring Training season. On Friday, the Tigers will face the Atlanta Braves to officially start Grapefruit League play. The Tigers have spent the past few days getting back into the swing of things (pun intended). Here are a few notes … Read more

Tigers Full Squad Reports to Lakeland

LAKELAND, Florida— The Detroit Tigers have officially begun defense of their American League Championship. With pitchers and catchers having been in Lakeland since early in the week, the rest of the team reported yesterday in anticipation of first workouts today. It’s been a cool, damp morning in Lakeland, so the team had been spending time … Read more

Tigers Quick Hits: Peralta on PEDs; Martinez Injury Update

DETROIT, Michigan — According to a Sports Illustrated story dated yesterday, a report has come out that links Tigers SS Jhonny Peralta to Tony Bosch, a man being currently being investigated by Major League Baseball for giving out performance enhancing drugs. So far, Peralta is the 12th MLB player to have come up in Bosch’s … Read more

Tigers, Scherzer Agree To Deal

The Tigers formally announce that the club has reached an agreement with P Max Scherzer for this coming season. The two sides were heading towards arbitration, but this deal avoids that. The deal is for 1 year in length and $6.725 million dollars. Scherzer was originally asking for $7.4M. Dave Dombrowski has never actually gone … Read more

Overnight Tigers Report — 1/28/13

Monday January 28, 2013 KALAMAZOO, MI — With the calendar quickly approaching February, it’s time to start thinking Tigers baseball! I know it’s a bit tough to imagine, especially since temperatures the past week were near zero. However, pitchers and catchers report in just 2 weeks, with the rest of the squad set to join … Read more

TigerFest 2013 Information

  COMERICA PARK DATE: Saturday, January 26, 2013 – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. ADMISSION: $25 for adults, $12 for kids 12-and-under Detroit Tigers players and coaches return to Comerica Park on Saturday, January 26 to take part in the 18th annual TigerFest. TigerFest 2013 will be an exciting event previewing the upcoming baseball season … Read more

Anibal Sanchez Signs 5-year Deal To Stay In Detroit

The Detroit Tigers have locked up their key trade deadline acquisition from last summer. Anibal Sanchez and the Tigers came to an agreement on a 5-year deal worth $80 million dollars on Friday morning. Rumors had spread on Thursday evening that Sanchez was closing in on signing with the Chicago Cubs, but Detroit was given a chance to match their offer. 

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Verlander going for 24th win against A’s

  Tigers vs Athletics Sunday 9/18, 4:05 PM ET at Oakland Coliseum Radio: DET: WXYT 97.1 FM / 1270 AM OAK: 95.7 FM The Game TV: DET: FS-D HD OAK: CSNCA The Tigers have two weeks to enjoy a great achievement and prepare for the playoffs. Detroit, which clinched its first division championship since 1987 on Friday night, will match Justin Verlander against … Read more

Tigers designate Brandon Inge for assignment

BY SHAWN WINDSOR DETROIT FREE PRESS he Detroit Tigers today traded for Kansas City Royals third baseman Wilson Betemit. After tonight’s 7-5 loss to the Athletics, Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski announced that the team will officially designate Brandon Inge for assignment tomorrow. The plan is for Inge to clear waivers by Monday and for Inge to … Read more