Tigers News and Notes: Week 2 Begins In Lakeland

Fire up Detroit Tigers fans! The Boys of Summer started their second week of spring training in Lakeland, Florida today. Plenty of activity from Florida to be aware of, so let’s get started. Pictures From Florida Let’s just start with a quick picture post of some action shots of team workouts. These are of value not … Read more

Tigers News and Notes: A Week Into Spring Training

Hey Detroit Tigers fans, can you believe that the spring training has already been going on for a week? Yeah, me neither. Must be nice to be down in Florida right now. Today marks the second day of full-squad workouts for the Tigers. Here is what to catch up on from the day down in Lakeland. … Read more

Tigers News and Notes: Day 6 in Lakeland

✔️ Pitchers✔️ Catchers✔️ Full Squad#BaseballIsBack pic.twitter.com/VI4SFAGKuu — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) February 24, 2015 Day 6 in Spring Training started out very busy in Lakeland. Today is the first full-squad practice of the new season, film crews are filming a David Price commercial, and a familiar face re-signed with the Tigers; reliever Joba Chamberlain.  It appears that … Read more

What the Joba Chamberlain Signing Means for the Tigers

As you may already know, Joba Chamberlain and the Detroit Tigers have reached an agreement and the right-handed relief pitcher has joined the team in Lakeland for Spring Training. What does this mean in regards to the Tigers bullpen? Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski gave his thoughts on the signing. Dombrowski on Joba: "We're not … Read more

The Biggest Steal in Tigers History, That Almost Never Happened

Everyone remembers in December 2007 when the Tigers pulled off the biggest theft in team history and acquired Miguel Cabrera and Dontrelle Willis from the Marlins for Andrew Miller, Cameron Maybin, Mike Rabelo, Burke Badenhop, and Eulogia De La Cruz, Dallas Trahern.  The Marlins were afraid of losing and unwilling to pay Willis and Cabrera going into … Read more

Tigers Bats Back Farmer’s Debut

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers’ bats finally heated up in game three of the four game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates. A game in which Buck Farmer, a rookie who was throwing in Class A ball a few weeks ago, made his MLB debut. Leading the offensive charge, Nick Castellanos and Victor Martinez both had … Read more

On Deck: vs. White Sox

After dropping four of seven in their west coast swing, the Detroit Tigers (57-45; 1st in AL Central) return to Comerica Park to take on division rival Chicago White Sox (51-55, 4th in AL Central) in a three-game bid. The Tigers are in the throws of a three game losing streak, dropping the last three … Read more