Player Profile: Michael Fulmer

Player: Michael Fulmer Born: March 15, 1993 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Position: RHP Bats/Throws: R/R Drafted: 1st Round (44th overall) by the New York Mets in 2011 MLB Draft (Deer Creek HS in Edmond, OK) Career Highlights  Career 3.18 ERA in 78 minor league starts from 2011-16 Career K:BB ratio of nearly 3:1 2015 Eastern League (AA) … Read more

Tigers decline option on Nathan; add Cessa to 40-man

With the 2015 baseball season now behind us, the offseason revamping for teams is underway. The front office for the Detroit Tigers has already made some notable moves to their roster: The Tigers have added right-hander Luis Cessa to the 40-man roster, according to the team. — anthony fenech (@anthonyfenech) November 3, 2015 Cessa, acquired from … Read more

Down on the farm: One week until September call-ups

With two weeks remaining in the minor league season, and five weeks left in the majors, the Detroit Tigers need to start their push towards the postseason. Despite the struggles and inability to string off a handful of wins, Detroit remains in the thick of the American League Wild Card hunt. There are five teams in … Read more

The Alfredo Simon Conundrum

Alfredo Simon started the year as arguably the best pitcher in the Detroit Tigers rotation, even with David Price and Shane Greene off to hot starts as well, it looked like Simon was on his way to a second consecutive All-Star appearance. The worry with Simon all year had been that he would not sustain … Read more

Down on the farm: New players give varying results for Tigers

A lot has changed since our last recap of the farm system for the Detroit Tigers. The trade deadline has come and gone, and for the first time in quite some time, Detroit was waving the white flag on July 31st, trading away the likes of David Price, Yoenis Cespedes, and Joakim Soria. The return haul for those three … Read more