Tigers Bats Back Farmer’s Debut

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers’ bats finally heated up in game three of the four game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates. A game in which Buck Farmer, a rookie who was throwing in Class A ball a few weeks ago, made his MLB debut. Leading the offensive charge, Nick Castellanos and Victor Martinez both had … Read more

8/13 Game Day Preview: Pirates at Tigers

Who: Pittsburgh Pirates (64-55; 2nd NL Central) at Detroit Tigers (63-54; 2nd AL Central) Where: Comerica Park — Detroit, MI When: Wednesday August 13th at 7:08pm TV / Radio: FOX Sports Detroit / 97.1 FM The Ticket Weather: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 … Read more

Swami’s Top 50 Tigers of All-Time Part 2

[tps_header]There have been 1,592 players that have worn the Olde English D for the Tigers. Narrowing that number down to only 50 was a hard task. My parameters excluded anyone who did not wear the uniform for at least four seasons. They also had to have some level of contribution in batting or pitching. Each … Read more

Weight Continues to be an issue for Nick Fairley

Nick Fairley is continuing to have issues with his weight during Lions training camp.  After reporting to camp at 295 pounds, and being told that that was too skinny, he quickly put back on 10 pounds getting back up to 305.  Well, it appears as though he hasn’t stopped gaining weight, as he has continued … Read more

Tigers Keep Reeling, Fall 4-2

The Detroit Tigers are currently in free fall mode, with the latest blow coming last night as they fell 4-2 to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Poor hitting has been the main culprit for the Tigers for most of the road trip, though pitching was their downfall the past three games. For the third straight game, the … Read more

Greg Monroe to sign qualifying offer

UPDATE: 9/5/14 6:37 PM Yahoo! sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski has tweeted out that Greg Monroe has officially signed the qualifying offer. Detroit restricted free agent Greg Monroe has signed the qualifying offer, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 5, 2014 ——————————————————– The USA Today is reporting that Detroit Pistons restricted free agent … Read more

8/12 Game Day Preview: Tigers at Pirates

What: Detroit Tigers (63-53; 2nd AL Central) at Pittsburgh Pirates (63-55; 2nd NL Central) Where: PNC Park — Pittsburgh, PA When: Tuesday August 12 — 7:05pm TV / Radio: Fox Sports Detroit, MLB Network / 97.1 The Ticket Weather: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around … Read more

Verlander Departs After One Inning With Shoulder Soreness

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander departed tonight’s game after throwing 40 pitches and giving up five runs, four of them earned. Verlander allowed the first two Pirates hitters to reach base before getting a strikeout of Russel Martin for the first out of the inning. It was all downhill for Verlander after that as … Read more