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.
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
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