Detroit Tigers Ian Kinsler comments on latest trade rumors

On Saturday, ESPN’s Buster Olney tweeted out that the Milwaukee Brewers are “digging into the possibility” of trading for Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler. Prior to the Tigers game against the Minnesota Twins, Kinsler talked to reporters about the most recent trade rumors, including one which would have him heading to Boston to play … Read more

Report: Prince Fielder’s career may be over

According to multiple reports, former Detroit Tiger Prince Fielder’s career is over following his second neck surgery last month in just over two years. Sources: Prince Fielder’s career appears over. #Rangers expected to hold press conference tomorrow. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) August 9, 2016 Fielder, currently with the Texas Rangers, required a cervical fusion to … Read more

Tigers sign veteran OF Alex Presley to a minor league deal

During their Saturday afternoon tilt with the Toronto Blue Jays, the Detroit Tigers brass announced they had agreed to terms with veteran outfielder Alex Presley on a minor league pact. The Tigers today have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with OF Alex Presley. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) July 9, 2016 Presley, 30, racked up 129 … Read more

On This Day: Sparky Anderson becomes first MLB manager to record 600 wins in both leagues

George Lee Anderson, better known as ‘Sparky’ to many was a special kind of person. Being the type of manager who praised his players, he was surely a manager that many major league baseball players wanted to play for. Beginning his big league managerial career with the Cincinnati Reds‘ organization, Anderson was manager during the … Read more

BREAKING: Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez notches 400th career save

With a save in tonight’s victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, closer Francisco Rodriguez joined the 400 save club. He is now the sixth member of the prestigious club, joining Mariano Rivera (652), Trevor Hoffman (601), Lee Smith (478), John Franco (424), and Billy Wagner (422). The Tigers acquired Rodriguez from the Milwaukee Brewers in November, in exchange for prospect Javier Betancourt and a player to be named later, … Read more

K-Rod ready to report to Lakeland following issue with visa

According to a report from Detroit News columnist Lynn Henning, the Detroit Tigers newly acquired closer Francisco Rodriguez is set to report to Spring training on Thursday after being delayed by visa issues. Tigers expect K-Rod in uniform and throwing Thursday. Should arrive in Lakeland today. Visa issue settled. Red tape can be VERY arbitrary. … Read more

New Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez’s arrival delayed by visa issue

The first day of spring training has officially arrived in Lakeland, but there’s one thing that hasn’t: new closer Francicso Rodriguez. No expected time frame yet for Francisco Rodriguez, who is still dealing with visa issues — Katie Strang (@KatieJStrang) February 19, 2016 Rodriguez was the only player missing on the first day of organized training. … Read more

Comerica Park most Instagrammed place in Michigan

This week, Time Magazine collected data from Instagram to find out the most frequently photographed places in each state across the United States. In Michigan, the most Instagrammed place in 2015 was none other than the home of the Detroit Tigers, Comerica Park.  Comerica Park Is The Most Instagrammed Place In Michigan #ComericaPark — 97.1 … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Tigers trade for Francisco Rodriguez

According to reports, the Milwaukee Brewers have traded Francisco Rodriguez and a player to be named later to the Detroit Tigers in exchange for minor league infielder Javier Betancourt and a player to be named later. The Tigers announced today that the club has acquired RHP Francisco Rodriguez & a PTBNL from MIL in exchange for Javier … Read more