Top 5 Detroit Tigers draft picks of all-time

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

Implemented in 1965, Major League Baseball introduced a league-based draft. Unlike most professional sports drafts where the draft takes place after the conclusion of a previous season, MLB’s draft takes place about three-quarters of the way through the season, usually in early June (or in July this year). Many players have gone on to be … Read more

Detroit Tigers All-Time Starting Lineup

Detroit Tigers

When it comes to Major League Baseball, there are not many more teams in the league with a more storied history than the Detroit Tigers. Not only do the Tigers have four World Series titles but they have a plethora of players who have been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, including seven who … Read more

8 Most Beloved Figures in Detroit Sports History

Throughout the history of Detroit sports, there have been plenty of figures who have become loved by the fans. Here is a list of the top 8 most beloved figures in Detroit sports history. Nicklas Lidstrom Nicklas Lidstrom played 20 seasons in the National Hockey League, all of them with the Detroit Red Wings. He was … Read more

Tigers legend Alan Trammell praises development of Riley Greene, Spencer Torkelson

MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Who better for the next wave of Detroit Tigers to learn from than one of the greatest players in franchise history? Embed from Getty Images Alan Trammell, who is serving as 1st base coach for the Tigers against the St. Louis Cardinals during their series, praised the development of Tigers prospects Riley Greene and Spencer … Read more

Spencer Torkelson receiving pointers from Tigers legend Alan Trammell (VIDEO)

Known to Detroit Tigers affectionately as “Tram”, Alan Trammell is one of the greatest players not only in team history, but in the sport itself. So who better than for the player Detroit hopes will have as legendary a career in Spencer Torkelson to receive advice and pointers from? The Hall of Fame shortstop gave … Read more

Alan Trammell on Detroit Tigers No. 1 pick: ‘No ballpark is gonna hold Tork’

MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Mash the baseball. Those three words are the primary reason the Detroit Tigers made 3B Spencer Torkelson the No. 1 selection in the 2020 MLB Draft on Wednesday night. Torkelson was without a doubt the most MLB-ready power hitter in the draft and it was a no-brainer pick for Tigers GM Al Avila. Another member … Read more

Game of the Day: Ernie Harwell calls Detroit Tigers legend Alan Trammell’s final game (VIDEO)

Our Game of the Day series continues with a game that marked the end of an era for the Detroit Tigers. Legendary shortstop Alan Trammell, who helped the Tigers to the 1984 World Series title and 1987 AL East Division title, played his final MLB game on September 29, 1996 at Tiger Stadium against the … Read more

Alan Trammell has message for former Detroit Tigers’ teammate Lou Whitaker

Former Detroit Tigers double-play duo Alan Trammell and Lou Whitaker are meant to be in the Baseball Hall of Fame together. Yet, thanks to some clueless voters, Whitaker got some bad news on Sunday night when the 2020 HOF class was announced. Embed from Getty Images According to a report, after finding out he was … Read more

Lou Whitaker gets shafted again, not elected into Baseball Hall of Fame

Former Detroit Tigers great Lou Whitaker has come up short again as he was not elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Embed from Getty Images Lou Whitaker falls short of election to the Hall of Fame. His next opportunity will be December 2022 for the Class of 2023. @MLB @Tigers @MLBNetwork — Jon Morosi … Read more

Alan Trammell rooting for Lou Whitaker to earn Hall of Fame spot

Alan Trammell and Lou Whitaker were fixtures for the Detroit Tigers for a generation of fans. And while “Tram” and fellow Tigers legend Jack Morris were inducted into Baseball’s Hall of Fame last year, “Sweet Lou” is still awaiting his chance. That could ultimately be decided today. “I’ve got my fingers crossed,” Trammell said. “I’m … Read more

WATCH: Alan Trammell and Jack Morris talk about giving their HOF speeches

On Sunday, former Detroit Tigers greats Jack Morris and Alan Trammell will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame and rightfully so. The best part about the day is listening to the inductees give their speeches, which they have been fine-tuning for some time now. Watch as both Morris and Trammell talk about giving their HOF … Read more