See how the 2018 draft class for the Detroit Tigers is faring so far

Derek Hill Detroit Tigers

It has been a little over a month since the MLB Draft took place. The Detroit Tigers managed to ink 38 of their 40 draft picks to pro contracts. A quick refresher on the Tigers’ 2018 draft class: 23 of the 40 selections made the Tigers were position players. 35 of the 40 selections came … Read more

List of players with Michigan ties who were selected in the MLB Draft

While it does not get nearly the public and media recognition for a number of reasons, the MLB first-year player draft is always an exciting time in the sport, especially for clubs as they welcome in a new wave of prospects to their organization. Here in Michigan, meanwhile, it is always refreshing to see some … Read more

Tigers’ Sunday doubleheader with Yankees postponed; rescheduled for June 4

Due to the ongoing inclement weather hammering Michigan and the general Great Lakes area this weekend, the doubleheader between the Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees has been rescheduled for a future date. Both games of today’s split doubleheader vs. the Yankees have been postponed due to inclement weather. The games will be rescheduled as … Read more

5 Reasons to watch the Detroit Tigers in 2018

Michael Fulmer

Opening Day for the Detroit Tigers is a little over a month away, and expectations are pretty low for our baseball team. Most experts believe that the Tigers will lose 90+ games this year. That being said, there are some intriguing and fun reasons to watch this team, and I believe they are actually going to … Read more

Michigan produced the most pro-ready talent across the four major sports in 2017

NCAA Football: Penn State at Michigan

The athletics programs at the University of Michigan can develop and produce some of the best talent in the country and compete with any other school, there’s simply no denying that fact. But this year specifically, those in Ann Arbor accomplished something that no other program can compete with. The Wolverines’ were truly the leaders … Read more

WATCH: Tigers’ No. 1 pick Alex Faedo twirls gem in College World Series

Many of the recently drafted MLB prospects from the high school and college ranks have begun prepping and conditioning for their professional career, and even signed their pro contracts. But there’s some — like Tigers’ top selection Alex Faedo — who are still playing out their season. Faedo and his Florida Gators played their first … Read more

JUST IN: Tigers select RHP Alex Faedo with 18th overall pick

Derek Hill Detroit Tigers

Today Major League Baseball hosted their first-year player draft. Three high school players were taken with the first three picks, followed by eight collegiate players, and five other high schoolers. The Tigers picked at spot 18 and with that selection, they chose right-handed pitcher Alex Faedo from the Florida Gators. With the 18th overall pick in … Read more

Player Profile: Matt Manning

Player: Matt Manning Born: January 28, 1998 in Sacramento, California Position: RHP Bats/Throws: Right Drafted: 9th overall in the 2016 MLB Draft by the Detroit Tigers Career Highlights: Had a superb senior season with the Sheldon High School Varsity Baseball Team. Manning posted a 1.91 ERA in 40.1 innings pitched with 77 totals strikeouts and held … Read more

Tigers Working with Two Picks in Top 40 of 2015 Draft

The Detroit Tigers may have lost Max Scherzer to the Washington Nationals, but while doing so they gained an additional first round draft pick. The 2015 draft order was announced and the Tigers will be picking 22nd overall and 34th overall in the first round. The 22nd pick is the draft pick that the Tigers already … Read more