Tigers manager AJ Hinch says big free-agent splash isn’t needed to win

The Detroit Tigers enter the offseason looking to build off of their surprising 2021 campaign that saw them make vast improvements under new manager AJ Hinch and post their best record since 2016. Earlier today, general manager Al Avila put things in perspective for fan expectations of the offseason when he declared the club had … Read more

Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila discusses ‘gradual build up’ of future team

According to Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila, the team’s rebuilding process is over. After those words left his mouth yesterday, fans understandably began to dream of the previous decade when the Tigers had no problem shelling out some pretty big money to attract star talent to the Motor City. So when can they look forward … Read more

Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila explains team will get more progressive

According to Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila, the team’s rebuilding process is over. After those words left his mouth yesterday, fans understandably began to dream of the previous decade when the Tigers had no problem shelling out some pretty big money to attract star talent to the Motor City. But Mike Ilitch isn’t around anymore. … Read more

Tigers GM Al Avila explains why he re-signed Jonathan Schoop

The Detroit Tigers decided against dealing infielder Jonathan Schoop at the MLB Trade Deadline, and have extended their relationship with him to 2023. They’ve re-signed him to a two-year extension, a move that GM Al Avila described as being key to bringing winning baseball back to Detroit. “His production on the field matches the value … Read more

Chris Ilitch gives timeline of when Detroit Tigers could add big-name player

It wasn’t long ago that Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila declared that the team was no longer rebuilding, understandably leading to fans beginning to once again dream of the previous decade when the Tigers had no problem shelling out some pretty big money to attract star talent to the Motor City. But Mike Ilitch isn’t … Read more

Al Avila says it’s ‘too early’ to discuss signing big-name SS

According to Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila, the team’s rebuilding process is over. After those words left his mouth yesterday, fans understandably began to dream of the previous decade when the Tigers had no problem shelling out some pretty big money to attract star talent to the Motor City. But Mike Ilitch isn’t around anymore. … Read more

Al Avila declares that the Detroit Tigers are no longer rebuilding

It’s been a long, arduous, and at times, very painful process. Could that all be coming to an end? According to Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila, the team rebuild is over, and they’re now in a completely different position. “We’re not rebuilding anymore. We’re building,” Avila said earlier today. “We’re in a totally different situation … Read more

Detroit Tigers land two Top 4 pitching prospects on opening night of 2021 MLB Draft

On Sunday night, the 2021 Major League Baseball Draft kicked off and our Detroit Tigers owned the No. 3 and No. 32 overall picks on opening night. When the Tigers were on the clock with the No. 3 overall pick, just about everybody thought they would select SS Marcelo Mayer but GM Al Avila shocked … Read more

Al Avila explains reasoning for selecting P Jackson Jobe with No. 3 overall pick

With the No. 3 overall pick in the 2021 MLB Draft, the Detroit Tigers selected high school pitcher Jackson Jobe. Following the pick, Tigers GM Al Avila explained that Jobe is one of the best high school pitchers the Tigers have scouted. “We’ve been fortunate to scout and draft some great high school pitchers over … Read more

Detroit Tigers select HS pitcher Jackson Jobe with No. 3 overall pick in 2021 MLB Draft

The wait is finally over and the pick is in! With the No. 3 overall pick in the 2021 MLB Draft, the Detroit Tigers have selected high school P Jackson Jobe. Welcome to the #RoadtoDetroit! With the third pick in the 2021 #MLBDraft, the Detroit Tigers select RHP Jackson Jobe. pic.twitter.com/Aroy8Eoy1y — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) … Read more

Detroit Tigers mourn passing of longtime scout and ‘dear friend’ Scott Reid

The Detroit Tigers family has suffered a loss today. Longtime scout Scott Reid, who served in various roles with Detroit including scouting director, vice president to the general manager, vice president of player personnel and senior adviser, has passed away at the age of 74. “Myself, along with so many others across the baseball community … Read more