The Swami Speaks Out! The Tigers = Bad News Bears

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. This may be a hard pill for many to swallow. The … Read more

BREAKING: Tigers Acquire David Price From Tampa

Dave Dombrowski is at it again. The Detroit Tigers have acquired All-Star and Cy Young Winning pitcher David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays. Detroit sends Austin Jackson to the Seattle Mariners and Drew Smyly to the Tampa Bay Rays. The move comes hours after the Oakland Athletics added to their already great rotation by … Read more

On Deck: vs. White Sox

After dropping four of seven in their west coast swing, the Detroit Tigers (57-45; 1st in AL Central) return to Comerica Park to take on division rival Chicago White Sox (51-55, 4th in AL Central) in a three-game bid. The Tigers are in the throws of a three game losing streak, dropping the last three … Read more

Tigers In ‘Win Now” Mode; Acquire RP Joakim Soria From Texas

The Tigers addressed their most glaring need on Wednesday evening, acquiring relief pitcher Joakim Soria from the Texas Rangers for young prospect pitchers Jake Thompson and Corey Knebel. The 30-year old Joakim Soria has been the Rangers closer the entire season, collecting 17 saves in 35 appearances this season. Soria (1-3, 2.70 ERA) was regarded … Read more

Tigers Looking For Bullpen Help As Deadline Approaches

According to JP Morosi and FoxSports.com, the Detroit Tigers are having trade discussions with the Texas Rangers regarding relief pitcher Joakim Soria. FoxSports.com’s Ken Rosenthal reports that the Tigers are not targeting a pitcher who is a pure closer, because Joe Nathan is their closer for the foreseeable future. This would mean rumors that Detroit … Read more

2013 Detroit Tigers Season Preview

DETROIT, Michigan —

It’s just about that time of year, Tigers fans! The weather may not feel like it, but baseball season is finally upon us. The Detroit Tigers are out to repeat as American League Champions and look to get back to the World Series. Here is your 2013 Detroit Tigers season preview:

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Tigers Cut Ties With OF Boesch

LAKELAND, Florida — The Detroit Tigers have officially cut ties with estranged outfielder Brennan Boesch. With the signing of OF Torii Hunter in the off-season, there were no remaining open spots in the Tiger outfield. Andy Dirks and Quintin Berry are in line to compete for the left field spot. Dave Dombrowski has been trying … Read more

Tigers Quick Hits: Peralta on PEDs; Martinez Injury Update

DETROIT, Michigan — According to a Sports Illustrated story dated yesterday, a report has come out that links Tigers SS Jhonny Peralta to Tony Bosch, a man being currently being investigated by Major League Baseball for giving out performance enhancing drugs. So far, Peralta is the 12th MLB player to have come up in Bosch’s … Read more