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

10 Greatest Detroit Tigers players of all-time

The Detroit Tigers have one of the most storied histories in all of the professional sports. Over the years, the Tigers have had many great players, including some that have gone on to the Baseball Hall of Fame. In fact, there are a couple of active players on this list who will likely challenge for … Read more

Justin Verlander records 2,000th career strikeout [Video]

On Wednesday afternoon, Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander reached yet another milestone as he notched his 2,000th career strikeout during a 6-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins. 2,000 strikeouts for @JustinVerlander and it never gets old. #Tigers — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) May 18, 2016 The milestone strikeout came in the fourth inning when Verlander … Read more

FLASHBACK: 1968 World Series, Game 7, 9th Inning – Tigers vs. Cardinals

In what was the 1968 World Series-clinching Game 7, Mickey Lolich outpitched the great Bob Gibson as the Detroit Tigers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1. The 1968 World Championship was the third in the history of the Tigers. Lolich went the distance and earned the win in Game 2, Game 5, and Game 7. Mr. … Read more