Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila had ‘very tough conversation’ with Joe Jimenez

Former All-Star pitcher Joe Jimenez will be starting the 2021 season with the Toledo Mud Hens rather than the Detroit Tigers. And needless to say, it wasn’t easy breaking the news for GM Al Avila. “The conversation with Joe was very, very tough,” Avila said Tuesday. “He’s been a homegrown product, so it was a … Read more

Detroit’s Joe Jimenez warns Minnesota’s Miguel Sano: “Don’t ever say something to me”

It’s officially a feud! Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Jimenez and Minnesota infielder Miguel Salo have been engaged in a war of words in the media, which according to Sano, has gone on since last season. During last night’s game, Sano launched a home run off of Jimenez in the 7th inning, then stood to … Read more

Joe Jimenez breaks team record, JaCoby Jones hits game-winning HR as Tigers beat Royals 5-4

It’s still very early but the Detroit Tigers continue to use late-game heroics as they defeated the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night by a score of 5-4. With the score tied 4-4 in the bottom of the seventh inning, up stepped JaCoby Jones, who proceeded to hit his third home run of the season … 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

Detroit Tigers new closing pitcher revealed

On Wednesday, the Detroit Tigers traded closer Shane Greene to the Atlanta Braves for prospects. Prior to heading to the Braves, Greene was the Tigers’ best relief pitcher by far, even earning a spot on the American League All-Star team. So, who will replace Greene as the Tigers’ closer? That man will be Joe Jimenez. … Read more

REPORT: New York Mets interested in two Detroit Tigers’ players

There is no doubt about it, the Detroit Tigers would love to be sellers at the Major League Baseball trade deadline. That being said, wanting to sell and actually finding a trade partner willing to pay the asking price are two different things. Embed from Getty Images A couple of Tigers’ players who are reportedly … Read more

VIDEO: Luke Voit to Joe Jimenez: “You f**king fat f**k”

Luke Voit had some choice words for Joe Jimenez after he lept on first to record an out.   "you fucking fat fuck" lolol pic.twitter.com/wW5poOpoN8 — Jomboy (@Jomboy_) April 3, 2019 Maybe Luke is just salty because he’s 3-for-16 so far this season with five strikeouts. A .188 batting average would make anyone angry. The … Read more

Projecting the Detroit Tigers 25-man roster and Opening Day lineup

Opening Day 2019 is just two weeks away. The Detroit Tigers will soon head north from Lakeland, Florida and head straight across the border to face the als0-but-not-quite-saying-it rebuilding Toronto Blue Jays. When, “Play Ball,” is yelled in the Rogers Center on March 28th, the question looms: who is taking the field for the Tigers? … Read more

Detroit Tigers’ RP Joe Jimenez tweets hilarious message about teammates watching football

Football may be the most popular sport in the United States, but that does not mean it’s for everybody. Apparently, Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Jimenez is not too familiar with the gridiron as he made very clear with the hilarious tweet he sent out on Saturday afternoon while watching football with his teammates. https://twitter.com/JAJimenez27/status/1038514193132081152 … Read more

Mid-Season Report Card: 5 Things we learned from the Tigers in the first half

The Detroit Tigers ended the first half on a high note, beating up on their former ace Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros to earn a win on Sunday and head into the MLB All-Star break. Unfortunately, it was one of very few bright spots for the Tigers (41-57) over the last month or so … Read more