Detroit Tigers P Casey Mize gets baby oil shower following first MLB win

Monday was a very special night for Detroit Tigers‘ second-year pitcher Casey Mize as he picked up his first Major League win after dominating the Houston Astros for seven innings. Following the game, according to Detroit News beat writer Chris McCosky, Mize’s teammates doused him with “beer, orange juice, baby powder and baby oil.” “I … Read more

Casey Mize ‘super pumped’ his family was able to see him pitch live

Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize earned a spot in Detroit’s starting rotation to begin the 2021 season and made his first appearance on the mound this afternoon. He looked every bit the part, striking out the side to kick off the proceedings and eventually earning four strikeouts on the afternoon while allowing a single run. … Read more

Detroit Tigers manager AJ Hinch reveals where Casey Mize will start 2021 season

UPDATE: According to manager AJ Hinch, Casey Mize will start the 2021 season in the Detroit Tigers starting rotation while Michael Fulmer will start in the bullpen. A.J. Hinch also announced that Casey Mize will start the season in the starting rotation and Michael Fulmer will be in the bullpen. — Evan Woodbery (@evanwoodbery) March … Read more

Casey Mize, AJ Hinch offer insight after Detroit Tigers’ win over Pirates

The Detroit Tigers improved to 2-1 in Grapefruit League play, earning a 6-1 decision over the Pittsburgh Pirates this afternoon at LECOM Park in Bradenton, Florida. RHP Casey Mize made his debut, throwing 45 pitches in an abbreviated start and earned two strikeouts (three walks) while not giving up any hits. “It felt great, and … Read more

A.J. Hinch has full confidence in Tigers RHP Casey Mize

If you can believe it, baseball is right around the corner. Detroit Tigers pitchers and catchers have reported to Lakeland, FL and the first full-squad workout will be held next week. And if the early report from new manager A.J. Hinch regarding team pitching is any indication, Tigers fans should feel fortunate. After stating that … Read more

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