Detroit Tigers RHP Rony Garcia returns from rehab, gets optioned to Double A

According to the Detroit Tigers, RHP Rony Garcia has been reinstated from the injured list and has been optioned to Double-A Erie. Garcia, who is 22, pitched in 15 games for the Tigers in 2020. In those games, he was 1-0 with an 8.14 ERA. The Tigers have returned RHP Rony García from rehab, reinstated … Read more

Detroit Tigers release lineup for series opener vs. Oakland A’s

The Detroit Tigers are fresh off a sweep of the Houston Astros, and they’ll look to continue the fun as their road trip continues tonight against the Oakland Athletics. Niko Goodrum will spell Robbie Grossman in the outfield, while the red-hot Akil Baddoo will be facing a left-handed pitcher for the first time this season. … Read more

Detroit Tigers place OF Nomar Mazara on IL, recall Joe Jimenez

According to the Detroit Tigers, they have placed OF Nomar Mazara on the 10-day Injured List after he strained his left abdominal while taking a swing in Wednesday’s win over the Astros. In a corresponding move, the Tigers have recalled RHP Joe Jimenez for the first time in 2021. The Tigers have placed OF Nomar … Read more

Justin Verlander tosses first career no-hitter [Video]

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Nearly 14 years ago, former Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander achieved a monumental milestone. In a dominating performance on a beautiful summer day in Detroit, Verlander cruised to a no-hitter against the Milwaukee Brewers in front of adoring Tigers fans. Here’s the final line from that incredible outing: 9 IP, 12 K, 4 BB, 112 … Read more

Detroit Tigers RHP Michael Fulmer enjoys strong outing vs. Astros

Now this is the kind of outing that Detroit Tigers fans are looking for from RHP Michael Fulmer. It was a blast from the past tonight against the Houston Astros, as Fulmer retired the first 11 batters he faced before finally giving up a hit in the bottom of the 4th inning. His fastball topped … Read more

Tigers manager AJ Hinch gives Miguel Cabrera injury update

As you may have noticed, Miguel Cabrera has been missing from the Detroit Tigers lineup after suffering a biceps strain. On Wednesday, prior to the Tigers game against the Houston Astros, manager AJ Hinch spoke to the media, and he gave an update on Cabrera’s injury. Hinch said Cabrera is likely to ramp up activity … Read more

Report suggests ‘Up to 7’ Houston Astros players could miss Wednesday’s game vs. Tigers

According to a report from Broderick Zerpa, ‘up to 7’ Houston Astros players could miss Wednesday night’s series finale against the Detroit Tigers due to COVID protocols. Stay tuned but it sounds like the game will still be played as scheduled, though nothing is official as of now. Broderick Zerpa reports that "up to 7" … Read more

Detroit’s AJ Hinch discusses 2nd straight blowout win over his former team

This was the kind of game that Detroit Tigers fans were hoping to see from their team. Five – count them – five home runs against the Houston Astros powered them to a second consecutive blowout victory and their second series victory of the season, officially making it a successful return for former Astros manager … Read more

Detroit Tigers rookie Akil Baddoo does it again vs. Houston Astros [Video]

Detroit Tigers OF Akil Baddoo may be a rookie but he is a rookie that is on fire. Baddoo’s hotness continued on Tuesday night when he hit an opposite-field home run against the Houston Astros to tie the game at one in the third inning. Check it out. STAY HOT, @AkilBaddoo! — MLB (@MLB) … Read more

Detroit Tigers release lineup for second game vs. Astros

The Detroit Tigers turned in one of their most complete games of 2021 last night against the Houston Astros, winning a 6-2 contest that featured back to back home runs and a highlight worthy performance from Casey Mize. They’ll look to make it two straight wins tonight when they go at it against Houston again, … Read more

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

AJ Hinch explains why he still calls Houston ‘home’ after Tigers 6-2 win over Astros

Monday night was one of the most emotional nights AJ Hinch has had in Major League Baseball as he returned to Houston as a manager for the first time since being fired for his involvement in the infamous sign-stealing scandal. Prior to the game, a group of fans held up a Welcome Home sign for … Read more

Astros P Zack Greinke throws 51 mph eephus pitch, fools Tigers 1B Renato Núñez [Video]

Hitting a round ball with a round bat is the most difficult thing to do in sports. Period. That is especially true when MLB pitchers routinely throw the ball close to 100 mph. So, you would think that a batter would absolutely feast on a pitch that was about half of that speed, like the … Read more