Former Tigers Farmhands: Where are they now?

The Detroit Tigers have been one of the more aggressive franchises in baseball over the last handful of seasons because they are in ‘win now’ mode. Whether it is former team general manager Dave Dombrowski or current GM Al Avila, the man calling the shots has been given the green light by longtime owner Mike Ilitch. The team has … Read more

Fantasy Baseball: Top 5 waiver wire targets after Week 2

Fantasy baseball season is now two weeks underway, and while it may seem like it just started, it’s never too early to begin checking out what players are available in the free agent pool of your respective league. With the team building now in full swing, DSN is here to let you know who to target … Read more

2015 Detroit Tigers final report card – Starting pitchers

  [tps_header] We continue reflecting on the 2015 campaign for the Detroit Tigers. Today we look at what was likely the Achilles’ Heel for the team all season long – starting pitching. From 2011-’13, the Tigers had some of the best starting pitching in all of baseball. Deep and loaded on paper, they could handle just … Read more

Profiling the Tigers: Who is most likely to be traded?

[tps_header]With the 4pm Friday afternoon trade deadline closely approaching, and general manager Dave Dombrowski vowing to “reboot” as opposed to “rebuild”, we are likely to see some Tigers leave Comerica Park officially as members of another team. Dombrowski has made it known to teams across the league that he will listen to offers for several of the upcoming … Read more

Alfredo Simon: The unsung hero of the Tigers’ rotation

When the Detroit Tigers acquired Alfredo Simon from the Cincinnati Reds on December 11, 2014 for P Jonathan Crawford and SS Eugenio Suárez, few people realized just how big of an impact Simon would have. An All-Star in 2014, Simon started the season for the Reds as hot as any pitcher in the MLB, holding … Read more

Winter Meetings Wrap-up: Where the Tigers stand after Thursday’s big trade

The sun has set on another active edition of the MLB Winter Meetings, and even though they were quiet for most of their time in San Diego, the Tigers won’t be heading back to DTW empty handed. Detroit acquired OF Yoenis Cespedes from the Boston Red Sox on Thursday morning, in exchange for SP Rick … Read more

Tigers Score in Every Inning to Crush Colorado

102 years. 28 United States Presidents. Two World Wars. The addition of two of the United States. 101 World Series Champions. It has been over a century since the Detroit Tigers had scored in every inning of a home game. On Saturday night, the 42,811 fans who were in attendance at Comerica Park (not to … Read more

Player Profile: Eugenio Suarez

Player: #eugenio suarez Born: July 18, 1991; Puerto Ordaz, Bolivar, Venezuala Position: Shortstop Bats/Throws: R/R Drafted: Signed as amateur free agent in 2008   Career Highlights: 6 years in minors spanning seven different levels of Minor League baseball 33 Minor League home runs with 538 hits 226 total Minor League RBI. Career high 67 RBI at A ball in 2012 … Read more