Detroit Tigers get literal ‘walk’ off win against Tampa Bay Rays

The Detroit Tigers did all they could to bring some joy to Motown, completing the series win against the first-place Tampa Bay Rays with a walk-off win on Sunday afternoon. Tarik Skubal started strong for the Tigers, going three innings and striking out six; a strong outing for the young lefty on an innings limit. From there it … Read more

Jeimer Candelario crushes baseball to tie game in the tenth

Just after the Detroit Tigers tied the game in the 8th on the crafty feet of Derek Hill, they relinquished the lead in the top of the 10th. Down to their final strike, Jeimer Candelario, the Candy Man, delivered. Thought we were playing baseball not Candy Crush! — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) September 12, 2021 Jeimer has had a … Read more

Derek Hill scores from second on routine fly ball

In Sunday afternoon’s matchup at Comerica Park, the Detroit Tigers found themselves trailing the Tampa Bay Rays in the eighth inning five to two. Four straight hits later the Tigers had pulled to within one run after a Miguel Cabrera single with the bases loaded. Cabrera was replaced by speedster Derek Hill, who moved to second on … Read more

AJ Hinch says team is praying for 3B Jeimer Candelario, who is in bereavement

Earlier today, news broke that Detroit Tigers 3B Jeimer Candelario was placed on the team’s bereavement list. In his stead, Isaac Paredes was recalled from Triple-A Toledo. For those unfamiliar with MLB rules, a player that’s been place on the bereavement list is required to miss a minimum of three games and can miss up … Read more

Jeimer Candelario leaves game vs. Cubs with knee contusion

The last thing that the Detroit Tigers need to deal with right now is more injuries. Unfortunately, that’s the case. 3B Jeimer Candelario was struck by a pitch just under his right knee, and hobbled around before being met by head athletic trainer Doug Teter and skipper A.J. Hinch; he’d soon leave the game. Jeimer … Read more

Jeimer Candelario hits 3-run bomb in 10th inning to lead Tigers to 6-5 win over Red Sox [Video]

Let’s face it, the Detroit Tigers could be one of the worst teams in Major League Baseball history, especially when it comes to hitting. That’s why it’s important that we take a look at the bright spots during what is going to be a very long season. One of those bright spots came on Wednesday … Read more

Jeimer Candelario to reach out to friend Robinson Cano, who was suspended for 2021 season

New York Mets 2B Robinson Cano was slapped with a year-long ban thanks to a positive PED test, and will be forfeiting a whopping $24 million in salary. Embed from Getty Images For Detroit Tigers 3B Jeimer Candelario, the news came as a surprise. He shares a connection with Cano, as their fathers both played … Read more

Jeimer Candelario’s season is over; Tigers recall Christin Stewart

The season for Jeimer Candelario is over. Embed from Getty Images The Detroit Tigers have announced that the 3rd baseman has been placed on the 10-Day DL with a lower back strain, ending his year. Conversely, Christin Stewart has been recalled from the alternate training site in Toledo. Jeimer Candelario is going on the 10-day … Read more

Detroit Tigers 3B Jeimer Candelario earns recognition from MLB

The Detroit Tigers chances of the playoffs are slipping away following several losses this past week, some in blowout fashion. However, it’s not all doom and gloom. Embed from Getty Images Third baseman Jeimer Candelario has earned some recognition from Major League Baseball, earning AL Player of the Week honors, as announced on MLB Network. … Read more

Jeimer Candelario continues to rake as Tigers comeback to beat Cardinals

The Detroit Tigers were able to rebound from their early afternoon loss today to the St. Louis Cardinals, taking the 2nd of a double header in come-from-behind fashion. Embed from Getty Images And in doing so, one key member of the team delivered on a mark that hadn’t been set since 2004. Jeimer Candelario became … Read more

Several Detroit Tigers kneel during National Anthem on Opening Day vs. Reds

Detroit Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire gave some hints as to how his team would acknowledge the Black Lives Matter movement prior to tonight’s opener against the Cincinnati Reds at The Great American Ballpark, and they made good on it. “Major League Baseball actually did this shirt, put it in everybody’s locker. We all know what … Read more

Candelario vs. Lugo: Ron Gardenhire gives latest on camp battle at 3B

The Detroit Tigers third-baseman position is up for grabs for the 2020 season, and there’s going to be some healthy competition for who ultimately earns the spot. Jeimer Candelario and Dawel Lugo are making their cases to skipper Ron Gardenhire as the team works in Summer Training Camp at Comerica Park for the shortened 60-game … Read more

Trio of home run blasts powers Detroit Tigers vs. Pirates (VIDEO)

The long ball powered the Detroit Tigers to a win this afternoon over the Pittsburgh Pirates at Joker Marchant Stadium! C.J. Cron and Jeimer Candelario got the party started, while Cameron Maybin then added his first of Spring Training. Check them out below: C R O NRUSHED — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) March 10, 2020 … Read more

Detroit Tigers skipper Ron Gardenhire likes the “choices” and “competition” team has

It’s no secret that the Detroit Tigers are in the midst of a painful rebuild. Their 114 losses in 2019 were good for dead last in the majors, and aren’t projected to do much better in 2020. However, fans can start to catch a glimpse of should be some healthy competition this campaign. One particular … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Tigers recall infielder, place pitcher on bereavement

According to the Detroit Tigers, they have placed RHP Spencer Trumbull on the bereavement list. In a corresponding move, Jeimer Candelario has been recalled from Triple A Toledo. The Tigers today have placed RHP Spencer Turnbull on the bereavement list. In a corresponding move, INF Jeimer Candelario has been recalled from Triple A Toledo. — … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Tigers call up prospect to replace 3B Jeimer Candelario

According to reports, the Detroit Tigers have recalled INF Dawel Lugo from Triple A Toledo. The moves comes a day after the Tigers sent starting 3B Jeimer Candelario down to the Mud Hens to work on his hitting. The Tigers today have recalled INF Dawel Lugo from Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) May … Read more