Examining the Stats – Why the Tigers are THIS bad

Detroit Tigers

For the first time in quite a while, there was legitimate optimism at the start of the year for the Detroit Tigers. The offseason saw a high-profile free agency signing in shortstop Javier Baez, a trade for a true power threat in outfielder Austin Meadows, another high-profile free agency signing in top-of-the-rotation starter Eduardo Rodriguez, the emergence of rookie Spencer Torkelson, and the … Read more

Detroit Tigers manager A.J. Hinch comments on lineup adjustment

A.J. Hinch

A.J. Hinch Comments on Adjustment to Lineup Earlier today, Detroit Tigers manager A.J. Hinch released his starting lineup for tonight’s game against the Minnesota Twins, and both Jeimer Candelario and Jonathan Schoop are lower than what they have been this season. Embed from Getty Images Prior to the game, Hinch spoke to the media he … Read more

Detroit Tigers OF Akil Baddoo to wear special cleats to honor Jackie Robinson [Photo]

Akil Baddoo

Happy Jackie Robinson Day! On Friday, Major League Baseball teams will honor Jackie Robinson in many different ways. One player who is doing a little extra to honor Robinson is Detroit Tigers OF Akil Baddoo. When the Tigers take on the Kansas City Royals on Friday night, Baddoo will be wearing some pretty slick custom … Read more

Detroit Tigers OF Akil Baddoo smacks 1st homer of 2022 [Video]

He burst onto the scene last season, and he’s picking up right where he left off. Outfielder Akil Baddoo has launched his first home run of the 2022 season, taking Boston Red Sox pitcher Nathan Eovaldi to right field: [email protected] puts a charge into one for his first blast of the season! #DetroitRoots pic.twitter.com/89iMkdhsJz — … Read more

Akil Baddoo hits first bomb of the spring, follows it with epic bat drop [Video]

Akil Baddoo

Baseball is back and so is Detroit Tigers outfielder, Akil Baddoo. Watch as Baddoo hits his first bomb of the spring and follows it up with an epic bat drop. Baddoo!!!!!!!! First bomb of the spring and oh yeah, @AkilBaddoo knew. pic.twitter.com/XYGaDf0VGc — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) March 18, 2022 It is March 18 and @AkilBaddoo … Read more

Detroit Tigers get literal ‘walk’ off win against Tampa Bay Rays

The Detroit Tigers did all they could to bring some joy to Motown, completing the series win against the first-place Tampa Bay Rays with a walk-off win on Sunday afternoon. Tarik Skubal started strong for the Tigers, going three innings and striking out six; a strong outing for the young lefty on an innings limit. From there it … Read more

Harold Castro launches 2nd longest home run of 2021 Detroit Tigers season [VIDEO]

Well, this afternoon wasn’t a complete loss for the Detroit Tigers. In the bottom of the 5th inning against the Oakland Athletics, Harold Castro launched a home run that sailed 447 feet and landed in the shrubs, the second longest long ball of Detroit’s 2021 season behind Akil Baddoo’s 450 foot blast against Houston earlier … Read more