Tigers send 6 to minors, 46 remain in camp

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

This morning the Tigers optioned RHP Sandy Baez to Single-A Lakeland, as well as RHP Warwick Saupold toTriple-A Toledo. Along with these moves, they additionally moved A.J. Achter, William Cuevas, Dustin Molleken, and INF Brett Pill were assigned to minor league camps. Additionally, RHP's A.J. Achter, William Cuevas and Dustin Molleken and INF Brett Pill have … Read more

15 Detroit Tigers named to World Baseball Classic Rosters

Tonight the rosters for the World Baseball Classic were announced on the MLB Network. The tournament has been held three times since its modern inception in 2006. Games on March 6,  2017,  starting in Seoul, South Korea. Team U.S.A. will kick off action that Friday, March 10 at 6:00 PM EST, against Columbia. Fifteen Detroit Tigers, some who … Read more

Tigers invite 22 players to major league spring training

The Detroit Tigers have announced their list of Spring Training invitees for 2017. The Tigers announced today that 22 players have been invited to major league camp as non-roster invitees this spring in Lakeland, FL. pic.twitter.com/t9sgU8qhMt — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) January 11, 2017 The 22 invitees are comprised of ten pitchers, five outfielders, four infielders … Read more

Tigers ink Omar Infante, former Spartan A.J. Achter and 13 others to minor league deals

Friday marked the busiest day of the off-season for the Detroit Tigers, although it was a day that is pretty common for teams around this time. They agreed to terms with more than a dozen players to minor league deals, with some more notable names among the bunch. Among those is former Tiger second baseman Omar Infante. … Read more

Is Tyler Collins here to stay for the long haul? It’s certainly possible

One of the more noteworthy moves the Tigers made coming out of the All-Star break was opting to keep Tyler Collins and optioning Steven Moya back to Triple-A Toledo. Moya was originally called up when outfielder J.D. Martinez was injured back in mid-june; he’s been sidelined ever since and is likely less than two weeks away. There were … Read more

Offense explodes for 14 runs, Tigers take down the Astros 14-6

The Detroit Tigers returned home from a three-game sweep of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park to do battle with the Houston Astros. Matt Boyd toed the slab for the Tigers as he looked to assist in getting Detroit off to a good start in the first game of a three-game series. Boyd lasted … Read more

Mike Pelfrey struggles mightily, Tigers fall to the Royals 8-4

On Saturday, the Tigers gave the ball to Mike Pelfrey, who had a strong finish to the first half allowing just two ER over 12.1 IP in his previous two starts. Pelfrey was hoping to give the Tigers another win over the Royals after needing to come from behind on Friday night for a 4-2 victory. … Read more

1st Half Report Card: Detroit Tigers’ pitching staff

Earlier, we handed out first-half grades for all the position players of your Detroit Tigers. Some have overachieved, some have severely underachieved, and some are just about right where we expected them to be. Now it is time to look at the pitching staff. On the surface, it is going to seem like a very poor … Read more

Weekly Recap: Tigers limp in to much-needed All-Star break

Well, if there is one thing the Detroit Tigers were consistently doing in the first half, it’s being streaky and inconsistent. Coming off a season-high six straight wins, Detroit followed it up with losing five of seven to end the unofficial first half of the baseball season. Take it for what’s it worth, to each his own. … Read more

Tigers head into the All-Star break with a 6-1 loss to the Blue Jays

The Detroit Tigers head into the All-Star break on a sour note, losing three of the four against the Toronto Blue Jays. Starter Anibal Sanchez, has had a rough season so far and got knocked around again today. Sanchez went just four innings and allowed 5 runs on eight hits. Not that Sanchez’s poor start mattered much, because even if he … Read more

Daniel Norris injured, Tigers lose to Cleveland….again, 5-3

A season-best and current major league-best six-game winning streak was on the line for the Detroit Tigers on Monday the 4th of July as they continue their 11-game road swing against the Cleveland Indians, whom all of America knows by now that we can’t be them this year, 0-9. Detroit already faced some adversity prior to the … Read more

Tigers place Jordan Zimmermann on 15-day DL retroactive to July 1

Prior to the start of a huge three-game series in Cleveland, the Detroit Tigers announced they are placing pitcher Jordan Zimmermann on the 15-day disabled list. The Tigers have placed Jordan Zimmermann on the 15-day disabled list with a right neck strain, according to the team. — anthony fenech (@anthonyfenech) July 4, 2016 Right-hander Anibal Sanchez will … Read more

Down on the Farm: Tigers minor league update

The most notable minor league shuffle for the Detroit Tigers over the last couple weeks has been the addition of Steven Moya to the parent club, with right fielder J.D. Martinez being sidelined with an injury. All in all, he’s been a big success for the club, going 10-for-27 in his last seven games donning the olde English … Read more