Today the Detroit Tigers signed outfielder David Lough to a Minor League contract. Lough has made stops in Kansas City, Baltimore, and Philadelphia in his short five-year career. Bringing in Lough adds more outfield depth to an already crowded centerfield competition, should Tyler Collins, JaCoby Jones, or Mikie Mahtook not work out. However, he has never played more than … Read more
The Detroit Tigers announced a small roster move on Wednesday, saying that outfielder Anthony Gose has cleared waivers. OF Anthony Gose has cleared waivers and he has been outrighted to Triple A Toledo. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) January 25, 2017 Gose was removed from the 40-man roster after the team acquired outfielder Mikie Mahtook from Tampa Bay earlier … Read more
Mikie Mahtook is now a member of the Detroit Tigers. Tigers GM Al Avila acquired Mahtook from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for either a player to be named later or cash considerations. Along with the trade comes the news that Anthony Gose has been designated for assignment. Mahtook will have a chance to compete for the center … Read more
Are you excited about the new Detroit Tigers outfield prospect Mikie Mahtook? You should be. There are no questions about his ability to hit the home run. Here’s a video of a long fly ball to left-center which was his first career hit in the major leagues.
The Detroit Tigers made a rather noteworthy transaction on Wednesday regarding their depth at outfield. They have agreed to a deal with the Tampa Bay Rays to acquire outfielder Mikie Mahtook in exchanged for a player to be named later. The Tigers announced today that the club has acquired OF Mikie Mahtook from Tampa Bay in exchange for … Read more