The biggest steal in Detroit Tigers history almost never happened

Miguel Cabrera

Everyone remembers in December 2007 when the Detroit Tigers pulled off the biggest theft in team history and acquired Miguel Cabrera and Dontrelle Willis from the Marlins for Andrew Miller, Cameron Maybin, Mike Rabelo, Burke Badenhop, Eulogia De La Cruz, and Dallas Trahern.  The Marlins were afraid of losing and unwilling to pay Willis and … Read more

10 Years ago today, the Detroit Tigers acquired Miguel Cabrera

Miguel Cabrera

Going into the Winter Meetings in 2007, the Detroit Tigers were looking to upgrade their team after finishing 88-74 in the regular season and missing the playoffs a year after playing in the World Series. It was December 4 of that year would be the day that the Tigers acquired a franchise player who would change the … Read more

2016 World Series: Something’s gotta give between Cubs, Indians

The stage is set for the 112th World Series. In the visiting corner, we have the Chicago Cubs representing the National League. And the owners of home field throughout the Fall Classic will be the Cleveland Indians, the American League pennant winners. If you are unaware of the curse flying over the Cubs and their fans, then … Read more

A series to forget: Yankees take three of four from Tigers at Comerica Park

The Detroit Tigers entered the four game set against the New York Yankees with a 10-2 record, and even the New York Times published an article praising what the Tigers have done. Unfortunately, Detroit did not live up to the praise as the Yankees took three of four games in impressive fashion. Game 1: Detroit 2, … Read more

GOTTA SEE IT: 2007 Michigan Mr. Hockey winner scores 1st NHL goal on penalty shot

Congratulations to Cranbrook-Kingswood graduate and 2007 Mr. Hockey winner in the state of Michigan, Andrew Miller for potting his very 1st goal in the National Hockey League last night for the Edmonton Oilers in their victory over the Dallas Stars. Miller played his collegiate hockey at Yale University and has 3 points in his first … Read more