Former Tiger Bruce Rondon signs with division rival

In what has been one of the coldest “hot stoves” in recent memory, former Detroit Tiger Bruce Rondon has found a new home within the American League Central Division. The Chicago White Sox signed him to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training. Rondon was eligible for arbitration this offseason, however, the … Read more

OFFICIAL: Tigers cut ties with problem reliever

In a move that surprises no one, the Detroit Tigers have officially non-tendered reliever Bruce Rondon. And all Tigers fans collectively cheer. Rondon can now test the free agent market and sign with any club that wants him. The #Tigers today announced that the club will not tender a contract for the 2018 season to RHP Bruce … Read more

3 Players who could replace Justin Wilson as Tigers closer

With the trade deadline two weeks away, and reports coming out that Tigers closer Justin Wilson is drawing legit interest from other teams, it’s time to start thinking who could replace him. For decades the Tigers bullpen has been atrocious. Mostly because we’ve never had a strong anchor hold down the back end of our ship. Wilson was … Read more

Considering the closer options for the Detroit Tigers

If you’ve tuned into sports radio or been online at all today, the hot topic is the Detroit Tigers bullpen and specifically the closer, Francisco Rodriguez. Desperate fans have been wringing their collective hands about who to hand the baseball to in the 9th inning. The prevailing opinion these days is that Rodriguez is a terrible closer. He’s … Read more

Game Day Thread: Bullpen blows lead, Tigers lose 7-5

Boston Red Sox (3-2) vs. Detroit Tigers (3-2) Box Score from MLB.com First Pitch: 1:10 EST Stadium: Comerica Park – Detroit Weather: High 71 degrees, 0% chance of rain according to weather.com Media: Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1 The Ticket Tigers lineup: Ian Kinsler – 2B Nicholas Castellanos – 3B Miguel Cabrera – 1B Victor Martinez … Read more

15 Detroit Tigers named to World Baseball Classic Rosters

Tonight the rosters for the World Baseball Classic were announced on the MLB Network. The tournament has been held three times since its modern inception in 2006. Games on March 6,  2017,  starting in Seoul, South Korea. Team U.S.A. will kick off action that Friday, March 10 at 6:00 PM EST, against Columbia. Fifteen Detroit Tigers, some who … Read more

BREAKING: Tigers reach agreements with ALL arbitration-eligible players

At nearly 4:30 EST, the club announced that all arbitration-eligible players had reached an agreement. The Tigers announced today the club has agreed to 2017 contracts with six players and has avoided arbitration with each of the six players. pic.twitter.com/bJyUak09gh — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) January 13, 2017 It's the 16th consecutive year in which the … Read more

Report: Tigers reach agreements with 4 players, avoiding arbitration

A day after reaching an agreement with super utility man, Andrew Romine, the Detroit Tigers today reach an agreement with four others: Bruce Rondon, Alex Wilson, Jose Iglesias, and Justin Wilson. The Tigers have avoided an arbitration hearing with righty reliever Bruce Rondon, settling at $850,000 for 2017, I'm told. — anthony fenech (@anthonyfenech) January 13, 2017 Can confirm … Read more