Can Michael Fulmer win the AL Rookie of the Year AND the Cy Young?

No matter how you slice it, Tigers rookie phenom Michael Fulmer had the best outing of his very young career on Sunday when tossed a four-hit complete game shutout against the Texas Rangers, securing a series win for the team. More importantly for Fulmer himself, he officially entered consideration for some hardware at the end of the … Read more

Matt Boyd outduels Cole Hamels, Tigers snap losing skid with 2-0 victory

The Tigers needed to find some way to flip the script and snap their five-game losing streak on Saturday facing Cole Hamels and the Texas Rangers. Hamels had won eight of his last decisions coming into game two of this three-game set. It was definitely a tall task for Tigers starter Matt Boyd facing a Rangers club that … Read more

Gameday Thread: Game 116, Detroit Tigers @ Texas Rangers

DETROIT TIGERS (61-54) @ TEXAS RANGERS (69-48)

WHERE: Globe Life Park – Arlington, TX

FIRST PITCH: 8:05 p.m. ET

TV/RADIO: Fox Sports Detroit, 97.1 The Ticket

GAMETIME FORECAST: Gametime Forecast: 89°F • Drizzle • 42% PoP

PROBABLE STARTERS: Matt Boyd (3-2, 4.69 ERA) vs. Cole Hamels (12-3, 2.89 ERA)

LINEUPS:

Detroit Tigers

  1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B
  2. Casey McGehee (R) 3B
  3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B
  4. Victor Martínez (S) DH
  5. J.D. Martinez (R) RF
  6. Justin Upton (R) LF
  7. Mike Aviles (R) CF
  8. Jarrod Saltalamacchia (S) C
  9. Dixon Machado (R) SS

Texas Rangers

  1. Shin-Soo Choo (L) RF
  2. Ian Desmond (R) CF
  3. Adrián Beltré (R) 3B
  4. Carlos Beltrán (S) DH
  5. Rougned Odor (L) 2B
  6. Jonathan Lucroy (R) C
  7. Mitch Moreland (L) 1B
  8. Jurickson Profar (S) LF
  9. Elvis Andrus (R) SS

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Weekly Recap: Two more series wins caps off strong 7-2 homestand

Plenty of reasons to be happy if you’re a fan of the Detroit Tigers. They have found a groove as of late, now having won four straight series and ten games in their last 12 tries. Just when everyone thought they were unable to garner any sort of consistent good play, they flipped that script in … Read more

On Deck: Texas Rangers (15-14) at Detroit Tigers (14-13)

Let’s not kid ourselves: the Detroit Tigers need some home cooking. Coming off another sweep on the road at the hands of the Cleveland Indians, Detroit needs to get their groove back and hopefully a three game weekend home series will do the trick. Currently the Tigers stand at 14-13 and tied for 2nd place in the Central … Read more

Tigers are planning on ‘rebooting’ team

The saga of whether the Detroit Tigers will be buyers or sellers has officially come to an end. After today’s 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays, they have informed other clubs that David Price, Yoenis Cespedes, Joakim Soria, and others are available immediately. #Tigers called teams today & told them they're "rebooting." Will listen on David Price, Cespedes … Read more

5 potential Detroit Tigers trade targets

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There is always room for improvement, no matter how good or how bad a team is. The Detroit Tigers have a depleted bullpen and are struggling at catcher, among other issues. As we know, David Dombrowski loves to make trades, sometimes even lucrative trades. Most of them work out- or at least seemed to have- in recent years. So, here are the top 5 Detroit Tigers trade targets.

 

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