Beat writer divulges Detroit Tigers contract details with SS Javier Baez

LATEST UPDATE: According to a report from Evan Petzold, the Detroit Tigers and Javier Baez have agreed to a 6-year, $140 million contract. This is $23.33 million per season. Source: The #Tigers and free-agent shortstop Javier Baez have agreed to a six-year, $140 million contract. It’s happening. — Evan Petzold (@EvanPetzold) November 30, 2021 PREVIOUS … Read more

Detroit Tigers fans bash Al Avila, Chris Ilitch for middle of the night breaking news

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If you just woke up, you may or may not have already read or heard that the Detroit Tigers are reportedly on the verge of signing SS Javier Báez to a multi-year deal. (Terms of the deal have not yet been reported) Javier Báez’s deal with the #Tigers, if completed, is expected to be for … Read more

Tigers closing in on deal with SS Javier Baez

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It looks like the Detroit Tigers are nearing the conclusion of their search for the team’s next shortstop. Source: Javier Báez is close to signing a multiyear deal with #Tigers. @MLB @MLBNetwork — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) November 30, 2021 While it seemed likely for the better part of the offseason to this point that the team would land … Read more

Cubs’ Javier Báez takes advantage of Pirates’ comedy of errors [VIDEO]

This may be one of the funniest and coolest plays of the MLB season. Chicago Cubs Javier Báez shortstop hit what should have been an easy groundout this afternoon against the Pittsburgh Pirates, but instead, it led to an inexplicable comedy of errors. First, Pirates first baseman Will Craig forgot that he simply could have … Read more

REPORT: Al Avila turned down 2 future MVP candidates for Michael Fulmer

I’ve said it from the beginning. I don’t trust Al Avila to rebuild the Detroit Tigers into World Series contenders. Though I’ve continued to hope I end up being 100% wrong on that account, a recent report by Anthony Fenech has me thinking otherwise. According to Fenech’s sources, Avila turned down a couple of trade … Read more

2016 World Series: Something’s gotta give between Cubs, Indians

The stage is set for the 112th World Series. In the visiting corner, we have the Chicago Cubs representing the National League. And the owners of home field throughout the Fall Classic will be the Cleveland Indians, the American League pennant winners. If you are unaware of the curse flying over the Cubs and their fans, then … Read more