Former Detroit Tigers OF helps pitch USA Baseball into Gold Medal game

The USA Baseball team is headed to the Gold Medal game after they took care of business by defeating South Korea 7-2. Helping the cause for Team USA was former Detroit Tigers OF Anthony Gose who tossed 1 2/3 scoreless innings. The USA will play for the Gold Medal on Saturday against Japan. Former @erie_seawolves … Read more

Tigers minor league free agents Anthony Gose and Myles Jaye sign deals elsewhere

It was reported earlier this week that once-heralded Detroit Tigers prospect Steven Moya would play the 2018 season overseas in Japan. On Thursday, the team bid farewell to two more minor league free agents. Left-handed centerfielder Anthony Gose has signed a minor league deal with the Rangers, I’m told. — anthony fenech (@anthonyfenech) November 30, … Read more

LOOK: Anthony Gose makes pitching debut in Lakeland

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

There was big Tigers organizational news made on Monday, as converted outfielder Anthony Gose made his pitching debut Monday night down in High Class-A Lakeland. Gose had been down in extended spring training working everything out, from mechanics to arm strength, stretching him out to begin his pitching career. For those who remember, the 26-year-old … Read more

REPORT: Anthony Gose to try pitching this season in the minors

MLB: Oakland Athletics at Detroit Tigers

The Tigers early on Sunday announced a plethora of roster moves, the most noteworthy being veteran reliever Mark Low cut from the team, effectively becoming a free agent (assuming he clears waivers). Among the other moves announced was reassigning multiple players to minor league camp, most notably outfielder Anthony Gose. Gose, 26, was considered an … Read more

Why JaCoby Jones should start in center field for the Detroit Tigers

MLB: Chicago White Sox at Detroit Tigers

As of today, there are two weeks left until Opening Day, that unofficial/official holiday all baseball fans look forward to each spring. And, given that today is the first day of Spring, the season of re-birth, it’s time the center field competition for the Detroit Tigers gets called. The winner: JaCoby Jones. With the new season upon … Read more

The clock is ticking on the Tigers’ four “optional” players this spring

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins

Spring training. It’s pointless, right? Oh, but on the contrary. The baseball preseason serves many purposes. Among those is for the fringe major league players needing to make a big statement to the organization, in hopes of just staying on the big league roster come Opening Day. There’s a bevy of those on every team … Read more

Ausmus mum on the center field position

MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

As Spring Training nears the midway point, the Detroit Tigers are no closer to deciding on who will replace Cameron Maybin in center field. Stop me if you’ve heard this before. You know the candidates, as we’ve put together our own thoughts on each of them previously. Yesterday Anthony Fenech tweeted out a series of tweets on … Read more

Could Omar Infante be a contender to play CF for the Tigers?

MLB: Kansas City Royals at Detroit Tigers

When the Tigers signed veteran infielder and former Tiger Omar Infante to a minor league deal back in December, the widely-believed thought was that he would be competing for a backup infield position on the club and give the incumbents a run for their money. But I guess his invite to spring training means fighting for … Read more

Anthony Gose in Spring Training as non-roster invitee

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Centerfielder Anthony Gose has had his share of challenges with the Detroit Tigers. After Gose was assigned to the Toledo Mud Hens last season, he had problems assimilating with the team and got into a heated argument with Lloyd McClendon. After the incident with McClendon, Gose ended up off the 40-man roster and seems to be replaced by newcomer Mikie Mahtook, JaCoby … Read more

Anthony Gose outrighted to Triple-A Toledo after clearing waivers

The Detroit Tigers announced a small roster move on Wednesday, saying that outfielder Anthony Gose has cleared waivers. OF Anthony Gose has cleared waivers and he has been outrighted to Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) January 25, 2017 Gose was removed from the 40-man roster after the team acquired outfielder Mikie Mahtook from Tampa Bay earlier … Read more

New Detroit Tigers outfielder Mikie Mahtook leads charitable foundation

Mikie Mahtook is now a member of the Detroit Tigers. Tigers GM Al Avila acquired Mahtook from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for either a player to be named later or cash considerations. Along with the trade comes the news that Anthony Gose has been designated for assignment. Mahtook will have a chance to compete for the center … Read more

ICYMI: Tigers acquire Mikie Mahtook from Rays; designate Anthony Gose for assignment

The Detroit Tigers made a rather noteworthy transaction on Wednesday regarding their depth at outfield. They have agreed to a deal with the Tampa Bay Rays to acquire outfielder Mikie Mahtook in exchanged for a player to be named later. The Tigers announced today that the club has acquired OF Mikie Mahtook from Tampa Bay in exchange for … Read more

Per Tigers GM Al Avila, Detroit still looking at free agent center field options

Ever since the trade of Cameron Maybin in the offseason, fans have been wondering who will be patrolling center field for the Detroit Tigers in 2017. DSN contributor and editor Alex Muller did a run down of the options for Detroit in a recent article. In an interview on 97.1 The Ticket radio, Tigers General Manager Al Avila gave a less-than-ringing endorsement of … Read more