4 Detroit Tigers included on Baseball America Top 50 prospects list

Fans of the Detroit Tigers are pining for the days when their baseball team was “must-see” TV and could be expected to compete every season. If their prospect pool is any indication, we should be able to look forward to those days in short order. The Tigers just so happen to lead all Major League … Read more

Al Avila previews where Detroit Tigers young prospects could begin season

Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila was interviewed this evening on 97.1 The Ticket, during which he covered a range of subjects – including the status of the team’s young prospects. For now, the anticipaation is for No. 1 overall draft selection Spencer Torkelson to begin the year with High-A West Michigan, while Riley Greene … Read more

Casey Mize: New Tigers manager A.J. Hinch will change the culture

The Detroit Tigers made things official in October, hiring A.J. Hinch as their new manager following the retirement of Ron Gardenhire near the end of the 2020 regular season. The move has garnered positive reaction from the likes of former Tigers manager Jim Leyland and former ace Justin Verlander, as well as players on the … Read more

Tarik Skubal leapfrogs Casey Mize in latest prospect rankings

It’s certainly not a surprise to anyone in the Motor City to see 2020 1st overall Draft Selection Spencer Torkelson solidly in 1st place in the latest edition of Baseball America’s Top Ten Prospect rankings. However, one notable switch took place. Embed from Getty Images Pitcher Tarik Skubal leapfrogged fellow pitching prospect Casey Mize after … Read more

Another Top-3 draft selection in play for the Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers (22-33) have three games remaining on their schedule (potentially five should they play a double-header vs. the Cardinals), and their 2021 Draft placing will soon be determined. Every team’s placing in the draft order will be determined by this year’s results alone, rather than a combination of this season and last season. … Read more

Tigers release lineup for what could be Casey Mize’s final start of season

The Detroit Tigers are set to play their final game of their series against the division rival Minnesota Twins tonight at Target Field. Embed from Getty Images Pitcher Casey Mize will be getting the start on the mound, which could be his last start of the season. The only way that it won’t be his … Read more

Detroit Tigers RHP Casey Mize loses no-hitter in 6th inning vs. White Sox

Well, we missed out on some history tonight. Embed from Getty Images In only his 5th career start, Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize took a no-hitter into the 6th inning tonight against the Chicago White Sox. He ultimately lost his bid at the record books after Yolmer Sanchez hit a single to right field. His … Read more

Detroit Tigers release pitching rotation for upcoming series vs. Milwaukee Brewers

After taking both games of Saturday’s doubleheader, the Detroit Tigers, who will have Casey Mize on the mound, will look to complete the sweep over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday afternoon. Following Sunday’s game, the Tigers will set their sites on the Milwaukee Brewers, who they will face on Tuesday and Wednesday. On Sunday, the … Read more

Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize talks about his “poor” home debut

It wasn’t the home debut that Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize was hoping for when he learned he’d be getting the start Monday night at Comerica Park against the Chicago Cubs. Despite a strong 1-2-3 first inning, Mize would eventually surrender four home runs to the Cubs and get the gate in the 4th inning … Read more

Ron Gardenhire after Casey Mize struggles in home debut: “He’ll get there”

Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize had his first start at Comerica Park last night against the Chicago Cubs, and the rookie right-hander started strong. But as usually happens to a young player in just his second game of MLB action, a bit of a reality check set in. Mize began strong in a 1-2-3 1st … Read more

Casey Mize takes advice from Detroit Tigers legend Jack Morris

Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize recently turned in a quality performance in his first career MLB start after being called up from Toledo last week, showing the poise and rhythm of a seasoned veteran rather than a rookie – tossing seven strikeouts in 4 1/3 innings of work against the Chicago White Sox. Fans and … Read more

Tigers lose Carson Fulmer to waivers, release lineup for Casey Mize’s home debut vs. Cubs

The Detroit Tigers have released their lineup for tonight’s home interleague matchup with the Chicago Cubs, which will be the home debut of pitcher Casey Mize. It will be the first of a three game series against the Cubs. Prior to tonight’s game, the team lost pitcher Carson Fulmer via the waiver wire, claimed by … Read more