Matthew Boyd, Buck Farmer, and Niko Goodrum reach new deals with Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers took care of several housekeeping moves today, avoiding artibration with Joe Jimenez and Daniel Norris and reaching new contract agreements. And now they’ve just reached their largest new contract agreement with LHP Matthew Boyd on a new $6.5 million deal, a raise from last year’s salary of $5.3 million: Detroit Tigers avoid … Read more

Detroit Tigers P Matthew Boyd reacts to hiring of A.J. Hinch

The Detroit Tigers have officially hired 46 year old A.J. Hinch to be their next manager following the abrupt retirement of veteran skipper Ron Gardenhire near the end of the 2020 season. And while Hinch’s accomplishments in the majors speak for themselves, he’ll always be associated with the sign stealing scandal while with the Houston … Read more

Detroit Tigers announce lineup change for Game 2 of double-header vs. Twins

The Detroit Tigers got a good performance from pitcher Matthew Boyd in their first of two against the Minnesota Twins today, but the offense wasn’t able to provide any help as the Twins took the contest by a 2-0 score. The Tigers will look to even up the series and get back to .500 on … Read more

6 Detroit Tigers who could be traded by Monday

*Published prior to Sunday’s win over the Twins After winning their last four games, the Detroit Tigers have drastically increased their chances of making the 2020 MLB Playoffs. Though there has been chatter of the Tigers making a move or two to improve their roster prior to the MLB trade deadline (Aug. 31), general manager … Read more

Matthew Boyd takes the mound in the 1st matchup of double header vs. Twins

The Detroit Tigers will get back into action this afternoon, playing a double header against their division rival Minnesota Twins. The series was originally scheduled to start on Thursday, however neither team played as a show of solidarity for social justice following the events in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The following day, their games were rained out. … Read more

Matthew Boyd takes the mound as Tigers look to win 2nd straight vs. Tribe

The Detroit Tigers were finally able to get a giant monkey off their backs on Friday night, defeating the Cleveland Indians in come-from-behind fashion to snap a 20 game winless skid against their divisional opponents. Tonight, they’ll be looking for their second straight win vs. the Tribe, and they’ll be sending pitcher Matthew Boyd to … Read more

Matthew Boyd gives up back to back home runs to start game vs. White Sox (VIDEO)

Detroit Tigers pitcher Matthew Boyd entered tonight’s game sporting a rather unsightly ERA of 10.24. His start tonight didn’t do him any favors. He gave up a leadoff home run to Chicago’s Tim Anderson, and subsequently gave up a home run to Yoan Moncada: Only back-to-back this time? pic.twitter.com/RNpusi4xcj — Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) August … Read more

Detroit Tigers pitcher Matthew Boyd explains struggles, promises to be better

It’s safe to say that Detroit Tigers pitcher Matthew Boyd isn’t having the start to the 2020 season that he or his team envisioned. His outing last night against the Chicago White Sox was just the latest in a series of struggles for Boyd, who now sports a ghastly 10.24 ERA to go with his … Read more

Detroit Tigers release starting lineup for series-finale vs. White Sox

After striking out an American League record 9-straight batters out of the bullpen this past Sunday, Tyler Alexander struggled big time in his first start of the season as the Detroit Tigers fell 8-4 to the Chicago White Sox. On Wednesday, the Tigers will look to take the series from the White Sox when the … Read more

Tigers Matthew Boyd says it’s ‘not his place’ to judge teams with COVID-19 cases

More complications have arisen in Major League Baseball regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, with several teams having had to delay series against their opponents due to outbreaks of the illness in their clubhouse. Most notably, the Miami Marlins had 21 members of their traveling party test positive; CEO Derek Jeter believes it was the result of … Read more

Detroit Tigers release Opening Weekend rotation

On Wednesday night, the Detroit Tigers dropped their second-straight (and final) exhibition game of Summer Camp to the Cincinnati Reds by a score of 2-1. Following the game, the Tigers released their Opening Weekend starting rotation and as you can see below, Matthew Boyd, Ivan Nova, and Spencer Turnbull will start the first three games … Read more