Tigers continue to trim 40-man roster with 2 more moves

After a flurry of moves yesterday, the Detroit Tigers announced today that they have parted ways with three more players. Today they placed on outright waivers, Bryan Holaday and Efren Navarro. The moves of placing Kyle Ryan and Myles Jaye on outright waivers was reported by Anthony Fenech last night, with official word coming today. … Read more

Tigers James McCann learning to become leader by observing veterans

The Detroit Tigers have been blessed with quality talent at catcher this year. The acquisition of Jarrod Saltalamacchia has made it possible for Detroit to move talented backup Bryan Holaday to the Rangers. James McCann took over the starting catching role last season and played remarkably well.  According to an article with Fox Sports McCann is ready to continue as the … Read more

Tigers trade catcher Bryan Holaday to Rangers for pair of minor leaguers

Backup catcher Bryan Holaday has been traded to the Texas Rangers, according to sources. Rangers acquire Bryan Holaday from Tigers — TR Sullivan (@Sullivan_Ranger) March 30, 2016 In return, the Tigers receive RHP Miles Jaye and catcher Bobby Wilson. Wilson has seen playing time in the big leagues in seven seasons, with four different teams (Los Angeles Angels of … Read more

Offense explodes for 5 home runs, Verlander sharp in Tigers 11-5 win over Washington

The bats for the Detroit Tigers have been scorching for most of Spring Training, and that did not slow down today. In today’s win over the Washington Nationals, an 11-5 victory, the Tigers mashed five home runs and Justin Verlander went three scoreless innings in his second start of the spring. The most notable home runs came from Ian … Read more

Bryan Holaday’s hot start in Spring Training could force Tigers into tough decision

We’ve only made it through the first week of Spring Training, but catcher Bryan Holaday is already heating up. Holaday has six hits in his first eight at-bats, including three home runs. Two of those home runs came in Saturday’s loss to the Washington Nationals, with one coming off Stephen Strasburg. He has also recorded eight RBI’s in the … Read more

Five Tigers storylines to watch in Spring Training

[tps_header]Baseball is rapidly approaching. By the end of this week, pitchers and catchers for the majority of teams will have reported to their respective Spring Training camp. The first workout for pitchers and catchers on the Detroit Tigers takes place on Friday, February 19th. First full squad workouts are on Monday the 23rd. Tigers General Manager Al … Read more