Former Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander reflects on no-hitter anniversary

Former Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander established himself as one of baseball’s top pitchers throughout his career in the Motor City, and he continues to hold a special place in the hearts of Motor City fans everywhere. After his 2017 trade to the Houston Astros that saw him earn his first career World Series victory, … Read more

Fans, former teammates, and others react on Twitter to Miguel Cabrera’s 3000th hit

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera, who made MLB history this afternoon against the Colorado Rockies by smacking his 3,000th career hit. And shortly after the milestone achievement, reactions and congratulatory messsages from players and former teammates of Cabrera’s as well as fans and pundits began pouring in, starting with a special video from former Tigers … Read more

Top 5 Detroit Tigers draft picks of all-time

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

Implemented in 1965, Major League Baseball introduced a league-based draft. Unlike most professional sports drafts where the draft takes place after the conclusion of a previous season, MLB’s draft takes place about three-quarters of the way through the season, usually in early June (or in July this year). Many players have gone on to be … Read more

Top 5 Detroit Tigers rookies in franchise history

Over the years the Detroit Tigers have fielded many outstanding players. What’s even more impressive is what some Tigers rookies accomplished during their first season. Let’s take a look back at the Top 5 Rookies in the history of the Detroit Tigers. All statistics for this post were gleaned from www.baseball-reference.com. Austin Jackson In 2010, Austin … Read more

Top 10 Most exciting Detroit sports icons of all-time

Detroit sports fans have had the privilege of watching some of the best in the game at their given sport. Thinking back to all the great athletes that we have seen wear a Detroit uniform, it is hard to just limit it to just 10 players. So, what I have done is base my top … Read more

Justin Verlander’s brother has perfect reaction to his new deal with Astros [Video]

On Wednesday afternoon, Ben Verlander hopped on Twitter to break the biggest news of the Major League Baseball offseason up to this point when he tweeted that his brother, Justin Verlander, was returning to the Houston Astros on a 1-year, $25 million deal with a player option for a second year. A day later, Ben … Read more

Justin Verlander’s new contract details released by his brother

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

UPDATE: According to Ben Verlander, Justin Verlander’s deal with the Houston Astros is for 1 year and is worth $25 million with a player option for the 2nd year. The @JustinVerlander deal with the Houston @astros is a 1 year, $25 million deal, with a player option for the 2nd year — Ben Verlander (@BenVerlander) … Read more

Ben Verlander takes to Twitter, announces where Justin Verlander is signing

Welp, for those of you who were hoping Justin Verlander would sign with the Detroit Tigers, we have some bad news to pass along. According to Verlander’s brother Ben, Justin has decided to re-sign with the Houston Astros. Details of the contract are not yet out. 🚨IT’S OFFICIAL🚨@JustinVerlander is signing with Houston Astros!! — Ben … Read more

Detroit Tigers among teams watching Justin Verlander workout Monday afternoon

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Former Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander established himself as one of baseball’s top pitchers throughout his career in the Motor City, and he continues to hold a special place in the hearts of Motor City fans everywhere. After his 2017 trade to the Houston Astros that saw him earn his first career World Series victory, … Read more