Former Tiger Mike Fiers receiving death threats for breaking Astros cheating scandal

Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Mike Fiers is feeling the heat for exposing the Houston Astros as cheaters. Embed from Getty Images The Astros were alleged to have been using an electronic system to steal signs (an illegal act in the MLB), while players and coaches would then reportedly bang on a trash can to tip … Read more

Former Tiger J.D. Martinez: Red Sox didn’t cheat

Detroit Tigers fans will surely look glowingly on former Motor City slugger J.D. Martinez’s time wearing the Old English D, and how it came to a close too soon. The 2018 World Series Champion with the Boston Red Sox is now speaking out regarding alleged cheating by his team, who are accused of using video … Read more

Media outlet harshly calls out former Tigers P Justin Verlander

They made no bones about how they felt about this situation! News broke earlier this week that former Detroit Tigers pitcher Mike Fiers spilled the beans on the Houston Astros allegedly using an electronic system to steal opposing team signs, aka cheating. Media outlet 12UP decided to go after current Astros and former Tigers ace … Read more

Ex-Tigers pitcher exposes Astros as alleged cheaters

We’re all aware of the success that former Detroit Tigers pitchers have had since leaving the Motor City. But leave it to another ex-Tiger to potentially put a cloud over some of their accomplishments. Former Tiger Mike Fiers has alleged that the Houston Astros were using an electronic system to steal signs (an illegal act … Read more

MUST SEE: Former Detroit Tigers’ pitcher tosses 300th no-hitter in MLB history

Heading into Tuesday’s matchup against the Cincinnati Reds, Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Mike Fiers had been struggling. In fact, through his first eight starts of the season, the former Detroit Tigers starter was 2-3 with a 6.81 ERA. But that did not matter on this night as Fiers was brilliant as he tossed his second … Read more

5 Potential August trade candidates for the Tigers

The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline has come and gone. The Tigers made just one transaction but as fans learned a year ago, key trades can still be made in the month of August… they just require a little extra work. A quick refresher on the waiver wire works: A team can place non-injured players … Read more

Tigers option Warwick Saupold to Toledo; will activate Mike Fiers from DL

Mike Fiers will (presumably) make his team and season debut for the Detroit Tigers on Sunday against the Chicago White Sox. Detroit has elected to option long reliever Warwick Saupold down to Triple-A Toledo to accommodate Fiers’ return. Following today’s game, the Tigers optioned RHP Warwick Saupold to Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) … Read more

Tigers to skip Daniel Norris’ turn in rotation, likely option him to Toledo

Mother Nature has not been kind to the Detroit Tigers — really all northern-based clubs — to open the 2018 Major League Baseball season. A third postponed game due to weather results in yet another rotation shuffle. This time, it is Daniel Norris likely paying the biggest price. Norris was scheduled to make his first … Read more

Tigers to promote Ryan Carpenter as 26th man for doubleheader vs. Pirates

Because the weather has not been particularly kind around these parts to start the Major League Baseball season. The Detroit Tigers and Pittsburgh Pirates have just one game under their belt. After a second cancellation in three days, the two teams will partake in a split doubleheader on Sunday. By rule, both clubs are permitted … Read more

Tigers Notes: Spring camp roster trimmed to 28; Mike Fiers to start season on DL?

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

Hard to imagine that we’re exactly one week away from Opening Day in Major League Baseball. Come March 29, the Detroit Tigers will be opening the 2018 season at home against the Pittsburgh Pirates. But before they head north from Lakeland, they need to figure out which 25 guys will make up the Opening Day … Read more

Predicting the Tigers starting pitching rotation in 2018

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Boston Red Sox

The Detroit Tigers are entering 2018 with some serious question marks around their starting pitching rotation. We are going to break down the list of candidates and make some predictions on who ends up taking the mound this year. The Tigers are coming off of a 10-year run where their starting pitching was pretty solid. … Read more

5 Bold predictions for the 2018 Detroit Tigers

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

What exactly is in store for the Detroit Tigers in 2018? Hell, nobody really knows, but there seems to be a general guestimation that they “won’t be very good” this season, which is very possible. Still, there are some guys spread throughout what will eventually make up the Opening Day 25-man roster that could dictate a … Read more

JUST IN: Tigers sign free agent starter to a one-year deal

We’re still a few days away from the official beginning of the annual baseball Winter Meetings down in Orlando. Already though, the Detroit Tigers are making a bevy of moves to their 40-man roster. Reports are that Detroit has agreed to terms with free agent starter Mike Fiers. The Tigers' one-year deal with Mike Fiers … Read more