Detroit Tigers claim two players off waivers

The Major League Baseball offseason is officially upon us and the Detroit Tigers are already making some moves. On Friday, the Tigers announced they have claimed infielder Brandon Dixon and left-handed pitcher Jose Fernandez off waivers. Dixon comes to Detroit from the Cincinnati Reds, while Fernandez was with the Toronto Blue Jays this past season. … Read more

Tigers news and notes: Health updates and Verlander on offense

Sanchez to pitch in opening series? – It looks like the Tigers will miss out on facing Jose Fernandez, the oft-injured ace of the Miami Marlins, on opening day. The Sun-Sentinel is reporting that the Marlins will send Wei-Yin Chen to the bump, in an attempt to keep Fernandez healthy – There is a chance that Anibal Sanchez could start the … Read more

Baseball Etiquette: The Book of Unwritten Rules

Every sport has their own set of unwritten rules the majority of players abide by, rules that fans are seemingly always at a crossroads with when it comes to understanding and accepting them as sports consumers. From padding stats in virtually decided basketball game, to rookie hazing football, and things such as “turtling” in hockey… … Read more