Five-year summary of the AL Central, 2016 predictions

Despite the fact that the American League Central Division has been perceived as one of the weaker divisions in baseball over the years, the division has been much improved in the last handful of years. Believe it or not, the AL Central has combined for the most World Series appearances in baseball over the course … Read more

Bold second half predictions for the Tigers

[tps_header] NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone.  The Detroit Tigers have just passed the official halfway point of the … Read more

FLASHBACK: Kid catches home run at Tigers game, then loses his mind [Video]

Growing up as a fan of the Detroit Tigers, it was always a dream of mine to catch a foul ball or a home run during an actual game. In 2004, that dream finally came true when I caught a foul ball off the bat of Omar Vizquel of the Cleveland Indians. I was 26-years-old at the time, but I have to tell you, it was one of the coolest moments of my life! (I know, I need some serious help!)

So when a young kid at the Tigers game caught a grand slam off the bat of Ben Zobrist back in 2015, it had to be the coolest feeling in the world, right? Well, he seemed super excited until he realized the ball came off the bat of an Oakland Athletics player. At this point, the poor little fella lost his mind! Check it out.


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3 Relief Pitchers the Detroit Tigers should consider signing

As Detroit Tigers fans we have all come to the realization after this past season that our Detroit Tigers will not be a very good baseball team for some time. They are squarely in rebuild mode. With that said though the Tigers still need to fill out their roster.

The Detroit Tigers will not spend very much in this upcoming season so a low contract and maybe finding that diamond in the rough could work with this group. Here are three relief pitchers the Tigers can and should go out and sign for the upcoming season.  Most of these names will have Detroit Tigers fans scratching their heads and asking “Who”? According to Tony Paul.

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