Matthew Boyd, Buck Farmer, and Niko Goodrum reach new deals with Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers took care of several housekeeping moves today, avoiding artibration with Joe Jimenez and Daniel Norris and reaching new contract agreements. And now they’ve just reached their largest new contract agreement with LHP Matthew Boyd on a new $6.5 million deal, a raise from last year’s salary of $5.3 million: Detroit Tigers avoid … Read more

Detroit Tigers make pair of roster moves prior to finale vs. White Sox

According to reports, the Detroit Tigers have reinstated RHP Buck Farmer and DFA’d RHP Carson Fulmer in advance of Thursday’s game against the Chicago White Sox. As noted by Evan Woodberry, Fulmer was out of options, so he had to be DFA’d in order to be removed from the Tigers’ roster. Carson Fulmer was out … Read more

Detroit Tigers recent 7-game slide could affect their Trade Deadline plans

The Detroit Tigers got off to a better start in the shortened 2020 campaign than almost anyone could have anticipated, going 9-5 out of the gate. What’s happened since then has been nothing short of a nosedive. They’ve lost seven straight games (including three more to division rival Cleveland, making it 20 consecutive defeats at … Read more

Detroit Tigers recall Beau Burrows after sending Buck Farmer to the IL

The Detroit Tigers have announced a personnel move ahead of tonight’s first of three games against the division rival Chicago White Sox. Pitcher Buck Farmer has gone to the 10-Day injured list thanks to a left groin strain. In his absence, the team has recalled Beau Burrows from the Toledo Mud Hens. The Tigers and … Read more

REPORT: Surprise Detroit Tiger ‘could emerge’ as trade candidate

As the Major League Baseball trade deadline approaches, there has been no shortage of rumors and reports involving Nicholas Castellanos, Shane Greene, and Matthew Boyd. All three of those Detroit Tigers are reportedly square on the trading block, but according to Jon Morosi, there is a surprise Tiger who could emerge as a trade candidate … Read more

Projecting the Detroit Tigers 25-man roster and Opening Day lineup

Opening Day 2019 is just two weeks away. The Detroit Tigers will soon head north from Lakeland, Florida and head straight across the border to face the als0-but-not-quite-saying-it rebuilding Toronto Blue Jays. When, “Play Ball,” is yelled in the Rogers Center on March 28th, the question looms: who is taking the field for the Tigers? … Read more

It’s now or never for a pair of Tigers that are “out of options” for 2018

One big point of emphasis during spring training are the position battles, particularly among young, up-and-coming players in a team’s system. For some, however, it is about making one last stand because they are “out of options” moving forward. A quick refresher on options. They allow for teams to send players freely to the minor … Read more

Not Guilty! Detroit Tigers not disciplined for hitting umpire with pitch

On Friday morning, news broke that the Detroit Tigers were being investigated for an incident which resulted in home plate umpire Quinn Wolcott being hit in the chest by a Buck Farmer fastball. The Tigers denied there was any intention whatsoever to purposely hit Quinn with the pitch, even though it happened to take place … Read more

Series Preview: Tigers looking for retribution against Tampa Bay Rays

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays (35-33) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-34) Game 1 Alex Cobb (5-5. 4.29 ERA) vs. Justin Verlander (4-4, 4.68 ERA) Thursday, June 15 @ 7:10 EST TV: Fox Sports Detroit | Radio: 97.1 The Ticket Justin Verlander has been looking for answers for a month now. After gritting his way through a battle with Chris … Read more

Game Day Thread: Tigers host Diamondbacks in inter-league play

Arizona Diamondbacks (39-26) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-32) First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 80°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park – Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports Detroit | 97.1 The Ticket Tigers Lineup:  Ian Kinsler (2B) Alex Avila (C) Miguel Cabrera (1B) Victor Martinez (DH) J.D. Martinez (RF) Justin Upton (LF) Nicholas Castellanos (3B) Alex Presley … Read more

Series Preview: Tigers welcome the Arizona Diamondbacks to Comerica Park

MLB: Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers

Arizona Diamondbacks (39-26) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-32) Game 1 Zach Greinke (8-3, 3.20) vs. Buck Farmer (2-0, 0.00 ERA) Tuesday, June 13 @ 7:10 EST TV: Fox Sports Detroit | Radio: 97.1 The Ticket The Detroit Tigers head home from their quick three-game series in Boston to take on one of the more surprising teams in … Read more

WATCH: Nicholas Castellanos gets upset in dugout, hits Miguel Cabrera in face with helmet

Nicholas Castellanos has not been very good at third base so far this season for the Detroit Tigers. In fact, he has been downright awful as he leads Major League Baseball third basemen with 11 errors on the season. Because of his inability to field the ball at the hot corner, Tigers manager Brad Ausmus … Read more

Game Day Thread: Buck Farmer called on to even series with Angels

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Los Angeles Angeles (30-32) vs. Detroit Tigers (29-29) Box Score via MLB.com First Pitch: 7:10 EST Weather: 71°F • Clear • 0% PoP Stadium: Comerica Park – Detroit, MI Media: Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1 The Ticket Tigers Lineup: Ian Kinsler (2B) Alex Avila (C) Miguel Cabrera (1B) Victor Martinez (DH) J.D. Martinez (RF) Justin Upton (LF) … Read more

5 Moves the Detroit Tigers MUST make NOW to save their season

It’s June and the Detroit Tigers are off to a 25-28 start, three games behind the Minnesota Twins for first place in the American League Central. The hitting has left much to be desired while the pitching staff has not been what we were hoping it would be at this point in the season. Players … Read more

Game Day Thread: Tigers and White Sox Saturday twin bill

Game 1: Detroit Tigers (22-26) vs. Chicago White Sox (22-25) Box Score via MLB.com First Pitch: 2:10 EST Stadium: Guaranteed Rate Field – Chicago, IL Weather: 71°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP Media: Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1 The Ticket Tigers Lineup:  Andrew Romine (2B) Alex Avila (c) Miguel Cabrera (1B) Victor Martinez (DH) Justin Upton … Read more