Detroit Tigers announce pair of roster moves prior to 2nd game vs. Twins

The Detroit Tigers have dropped four straight following a seven game winning streak, and they’ll be looking to get back to their winning ways tonight against the Twins when they take on their division rival in the 2nd of a three-game set. Prior to tonight’s game, the team announced a series of roster moves. First, … Read more

LHP Ian Krol signs with Detroit Tigers

According to the Detroit Tigers, they have signed LHP Ian Krol to a Minor League contract. Krol will receive an invitation to Major League Spring Training. The #Tigers have signed LHP Ian Krol to a Minor League contract. He will receive an invitation to Major League Spring Training. pic.twitter.com/AXMhq4T228 — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) December 14, … Read more

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

Acquisition of Cameron Maybin in off-season paying dividends early for Tigers

Back where it all started. That would be the phrase used to describe the off-season trade that landed Cameron Maybin with the Detroit Tigers. Maybin was drafted 10th overall in the 2005 MLB Draft by the Tigers right out of high school. He spent time in the minor leagues until he made his major league debut … Read more

Tigers Acquire Cameron Maybin

The Tigers have made another trade today, this time acquiring center fielder Cameron Maybin from the Atlanta Braves. Going the other way in the trade are lefties Ian Krol and Gabe Speier. The Tigers have acquired outfielder Cameron Maybin in exchange for left-handed pitchers Ian Krol and Gabe Speier, according to the team. — anthony fenech (@anthonyfenech) November 20, 2015 Maybin … Read more

Tigers adjust roster for final month of season

The Detroit Tigers will have some fresh faces on the roster starting tomorrow courtesy of the Toledo Mud Hens. Source confirms @Chris_Iott report: Ian Krol, Jefry Marte, Steven Moya, Josh Wilson expected to join Tigers from Toledo tomorrow. — Jason Beck (@beckjason) September 8, 2015 Krol has a 1-3 record this year with the Tigers and carries … Read more

Tigers call up Kyle Ryan, send down Ian Krol

The Detroit Tigers have made a roster move prior to tonight’s game against the Kansas City Royals. The Tigers today announced that they recalled the contract of LHP Kyle Ryan from Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) August 10, 2015 In a corresponding move, the Tigers have optioned the contract of LHP Ian Krol to Toledo. … Read more

Detroit Tigers make move following loss to Blue Jays

Following their loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday, the Detroit Tigers optioned Drew VerHagen back to AAA. In a corresponding move, the Tigers called up left-handed pitcher Ian Krol. Drew VerHagen optioned to Toledo. Ian Krol recalled, giving Tigers extra lefty reliever for series in Seattle. — Jason Beck (@beckjason) July 5, 2015 VerHagen … Read more

Tigers reliever Angel Nesbitt being optioned to Toledo

Earlier on Friday, the Detroit Tigers announced that starter Shane Greene would be sent to down to the Triple-A Toledo Mud Hens after he struggled in his last outing on Wednesday vs. the Chicago Cubs. Reliever Ian Krol was promoted as the corresponding move. With Tigers starter Justin Verlander set to make his season debut on Saturday against the Cleveland … Read more

Tigers option Shane Greene to Toledo

The Detroit Tigers are getting set to take on the division rival Cleveland Indians this weekend. One big story line will be the much anticipated return of Tigers starter Justin Verlander, who has been sidelined since spring training with cramping in his right bicep. He made two rehab starts, looked solid in both, and appeared to have no … Read more

Weekly recap of Tigers’ farm system

The Detroit Tigers are coming off a 4-3 week to start their 10-game road trip, in which they took two out of three games against the Minnesota Twins, then salvaged a split with the Kansas City Royals, after losing the first two in that four-game set. Let’s take a look at how the Tigers’ farm system played out this week.

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Editorial: Bullpen news masks real issue for the Tigers

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. There has been a lot of news lately about the recovery process … Read more

A series to forget: Yankees take three of four from Tigers at Comerica Park

The Detroit Tigers entered the four game set against the New York Yankees with a 10-2 record, and even the New York Times published an article praising what the Tigers have done. Unfortunately, Detroit did not live up to the praise as the Yankees took three of four games in impressive fashion. Game 1: Detroit 2, … Read more

Tigers news and notes: Tigers/Yanks, Nathan done for the year, bullpen roster moves

In today’s edition of news and notes, we discuss the Tigers falling to the Yankees, Joe Nathan being ruled out for the season and the Tigers shaking up the bullpen. Tigers 1, Yankees 2 A day in which starter Anibal Sanchez went 6.1 innings strong, and allowed only one hit and one run, the Tigers’ … Read more

Shane Greene off to a record setting start

Shane Greene has been a large part of the successful start for the Detroit Tigers this season. Let’s just start with his stat line.

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