Tigers share depressing update regarding injured C Jake Rogers

The Detroit Tigers placed catcher on the 10-day injured list Monday with right arm soreness, and he was scratched from their series opener against the Texas Rangers. And unfortunately, he’ll be missing more time than originally anticipated after follow-ups with doctors. According to manager A.J. Hinch, he won’t be doing baseball activities any time soon. … Read more

AJ Hinch reacts to news of Spencer Turnbull’s impending Tommy John surgery

The bad news is that Detroit Tigers pitcher Spencer Turnbull’s season is over as it was announced that he’d be undergoing Tommy John surgery, ending his 2021 campaign and putting next season in serious doubt. The good news? It’ll be a “sweeter” story, according to manager A.J. Hinch. “These players, their careers are in their … Read more

Casey Mize says MLB is realizing Tigers are a good team after turning in another strong performance

The Detroit Tigers put on an absolute clinic tonight at Comerica Park, registering season highs in offensive output and earning their third shutout in the past four games with a 14-0 drubbing of the Texas Rangers. It was also their first win by 14+ runs since September of 2013 against the Kansas City Royals. Pitcher … Read more

AJ Hinch announces coaching rotation change following pending Chip Hale departure

News broke earlier this afternoon that Detroit Tigers 3B coach Chip Hale would be departing his position with Detroit to accept a job as head coach at the University of Arizona. Tonight will mark his final game with the Tigers as his soon-to-be former team opens a 3-game set against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, … Read more

AJ Hinch explains why closer Gregory Soto was told to change gloves by umpiring crew

The Detroit Tigers earned a hard-fought series victory over the Chicago White Sox this afternoon, winning a 6-5 final and improving to 29-22 in their past 51 games. Things got a little too close for comfort in the 9th inning, however. Closer Gregory Soto was told to remove his glove and change with another one. … Read more

AJ Hinch praises Miguel Cabrera after Tigers sweep double-header vs. Tribe

Two games, two victories. The Detroit Tigers broke out the (small) brooms against the division rival Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night, winning both games of their double-header. “When he’s hitting, he’s in a good place,” manager A.J. Hinch said. “Happy Miggy is a good Miggy.” Westland’s own Eric Haase, who was an original member of … Read more

AJ Hinch reacts to exclusive invitations given to Spencer Torkelson and Riley Greene

The future of the Detroit Tigers looks bright indeed. Highly touted prospects Spencer Torkelson and Riley Green have both been selected to participate in the All-Star Futures Game in Denver on July 11 as part of the annual MLB All-Star game festivities. Torkelson has been hitting .290 with eight home runs, 37 RBIs, 29 walks … Read more

AJ Hinch explains who made call on successful walk-off suicide squeeze

The Detroit Tigers are winners over the Houston Astros in extra innings this afternoon at Comerica Park after Robbie Grossman laid down a walk-off squeeze bunt in the 10th inning. After the victory, manager A.J. Hinch explained “We talked to Robbie about bunting before the inning…there were a lot of scenarios that were going to … Read more

AJ Hinch provides update on Miguel Cabrera, who left game vs. Cardinals

Lost in the midst of the celebrations of metro-Detroit sports fans at the Detroit Pistons having received the No. 1 overall draft selection was an impressive performance from the Tigers on the baseball diamond at Comerica Park, handling the St. Louis Cardinals by an 8-2 final score. However, Miguel Cabrera left the game in the … Read more

AJ Hinch provides update on RHP Spencer Turnbull

The Detroit Tigers lost RHP Spencer Turnbull to an arm injury earlier this month during a game against the Chicago White Sox. Prior to today’s matchup against the St. Louis Cardinals, manager A.J. Hinch provided an optimistic update regarding the team starter who tossed the 8th no-hitter in Tigers history last month. Per Hinch, Turnbull … Read more

AJ Hinch provides update on Tigers RHP Spencer Turnbull

Detroit Tigers RHP Spencer Turnbull left his start against the Chicago White Sox on June 4 and was subsequently placed on the 10-day injured list with a right forearm strain. He’s now set to begin his rehab process in Lakeland, FL. According to manager A.J. Hinch, Turnbull’s injury was muscular with no structural damage, though … Read more

AJ Hinch says ‘We got dominated’ after Tigers earn only 1 hit vs. Chicago

Sometimes, it’s just not your day. Or series. The Detroit Tigers were swept by the Chicago White Sox this afternoon, falling by a 4-1 final score. But it was the performance of White Sox pitcher Carlos Rodon that had everyone talking. Rodon surrendered a single hit Sunday afternoon, only allowing Detroit’s Eric Haase to reach … Read more

AJ Hinch says team is praying for 3B Jeimer Candelario, who is in bereavement

Earlier today, news broke that Detroit Tigers 3B Jeimer Candelario was placed on the team’s bereavement list. In his stead, Isaac Paredes was recalled from Triple-A Toledo. For those unfamiliar with MLB rules, a player that’s been place on the bereavement list is required to miss a minimum of three games and can miss up … Read more