Detroit Tigers to make roster moves prior to Monday’s game

The Detroit Tigers have announced they will make the following roster moves prior to Monday’s game against the Washington Nationals. Prior to tomorrow's game, the Tigers will recall OF Tyler Collins from Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) May 8, 2016 Tyler Collins, of course, was sent to AAA Toledo following an unfortunate incident … Read more

Tigers’ bullpen making, not breaking, so far in 2016

The use of bullpens has evolved over the last handful of seasons or so. That has been highlighted most by the Kansas City Royals boasting the league’s best collective set of relievers each of the last two seasons. Detroit has been hindered by the success level of their bullpen in recent years. In 2015, their relievers … Read more

McCann, Farmer among roster updates for Detroit

After breaking out of a four game losing streak yesterday the Detroit Tigers received some more good news today in the form of bolstering the roster and James McCann progressing with his injury recovery. The Tigers today announced that C James McCann will begin an injury rehab assignment with Triple A Toledo tonight. — Tigers PR … Read more

Tigers weekly recap, look ahead to this week

The 2016 baseball season is back and the Detroit Tigers started off 3-0 in somewhat dramatic fashion, particularly on Opening Night down in Miami. They needed extra innings in game one to down the Miami Marlins before closing the door a little bit more swiftly in game two to sweep the mini interleague series. They opened their … Read more

Competition for fifth starting spot heating up for Tigers

Having options for your starting rotation is a good thing, and manager Brad Ausmus definitely has plenty of options. With Justin Verlander and Jordan Zimmermann locked in at the top of the rotation, and Anibal Sanchez and Mike Pelfrey likely pegged at the three and four spots, the competition for the fifth spot in the rotation is wide open. Candidates for … Read more

Kyle Lobstein to start Friday; Kyle Ryan may get a start soon

A pair of young left-handed pitchers both named Kyle make their anticipated returns to the Detroit Tigers. Starting pitcher Kyle Lobstein will make his first start since mid-May. The Tigers today announced that they have activated LHP Kyle Lobstein from the 60-day DL and he will start Friday's game vs. Cleveland. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) September 3, … Read more

Down on the farm: One week until September call-ups

With two weeks remaining in the minor league season, and five weeks left in the majors, the Detroit Tigers need to start their push towards the postseason. Despite the struggles and inability to string off a handful of wins, Detroit remains in the thick of the American League Wild Card hunt. There are five teams in … Read more

Tigers to place Norris on 15-day DL

An already thin Detroit Tigers pitching staff is about to get even thinner with Daniel Norris expected to be placed on the 15-day disabled list. Norris strained his oblique in last night’s 15-8 victory over the Chicago Cubs. Before he exited the game, Norris blasted a two run home run in his first career at-bat. There is no word … Read more

Tigers recall Buck Farmer

The Detroit Tigers made a move for the bullpen today when they recalled LHP Buck Farmer from Triple-A Toledo and optioned LHP Kyle Ryan to Toledo. The Tigers today have recalled the contract of RHP Buck Farmer from Triple A Toledo and optioned LHP Kyle Ryan to Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) July 27, 2015 The move comes one day … Read more

More Tigers second half bold predictions

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.   [tps_header] Recently, we came up with some rather bold predictions … Read more

Bi-weekly recap of Tigers’ farm system

The Detroit Tigers finished the first half of the major league season on a disappointing note, having lost the last three games of a 4-game set to the Minnesota Twins. Now, they find themselves at the .500 mark or worse heading into the All-Star break for the first time since 2008. Over the past couple weeks, the … Read more

Detroit Tigers to recall Shane Greene

Following Saturday’s loss to the Minnesota Twins, the Detroit Tigers optioned Buck Farmer back to AAA Toledo. They will recall Shane Greene and he will start Sunday’s finale against the Twins. Following today's game, the Tigers optioned the contract of RHP Buck Farmer to Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) July 11, 2015 The … Read more

Tigers make a move following Tuesday’s loss to Seattle

Following Wednesday night’s extra-inning loss to the Seattle Mariners, the Detroit Tigers sent LHP Kyle Ryan back to AAA Toledo and recalled RHP Buck Farmer. Following tonight's game, the Tigers optioned the contract of LHP Kyle Ryan to Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) July 8, 2015 Prior to tomorrow's game, the Tigers will … Read more

Weekly recap of the Tigers’ farm system

Things haven’t exactly gone the way the Detroit Tigers would like lately. They went a dreadful 2-5 on their recent west coast strip against the Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels, including a 4-game sweep in Anaheim. Tigers prospect Buck Farmer made his season debut on Thursday with Kyle Lobstein being placed on the disabled list. Farmer will likely have one more start before Lobstein returns, as well as Tigers ace Justin Verlander, who made a rehab start with the Tigers Triple-A affiliate Toledo Mud Hens on Sunday.

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