Indians ambush Tigers, Zimmermann to take series opener, 7-4

Easily one of the biggest series across the sport this weekend, the Detroit Tigers welcomed in their division-leading rival Cleveland Indians to town. Detroit just completed a four-game sweep at home against the Seattle Mariners, while the Tribe have won six in a row and hold a 3.0-game lead over second-place Kansas City, 4.0 games over the Tigers. … Read more

Five-year summary of the AL Central, 2016 predictions

Despite the fact that the American League Central Division has been perceived as one of the weaker divisions in baseball over the years, the division has been much improved in the last handful of years. Believe it or not, the AL Central has combined for the most World Series appearances in baseball over the course … Read more

Top 10 Detroit Tigers Moments of 2015

[tps_header] The 2015 season for the Detroit Tigers did not go according to plan and what Tigers’ fans had grown accustomed to seeing the four years prior. An 11-2 hot start quickly fizzled late in May and the team struggled mightily to gain any sort of momentum, ultimately finishing in the basement of the American League … Read more

Rajai Davis signs with Cleveland Indians

Former Detroit Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis has signed a one-year deal with the division rival Cleveland Indians. The deal is believed to be worth $5.25 million, plus incentives. Rajai Davis has a deal with the Indians, pending medical. — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) December 16, 2015 Source: Rajai Davis agrees to 1-year deal with #Indians, pending physical. Believed to … Read more

Player Profile: Cameron Maybin

Player: Cameron Maybin Born: April 4, 1987, in Asheville, NC Position: Outfielder Bat/Throw: R/R Drafted: 1st round (10th overall) pick by the Detroit Tigers in the 2005 June amateur draft. Career Highlights Career .251/.313/.366 slash line in first nine major league seasons Career .989 fielding percentage 2nd in Range Factor per 9 innings in 2015 (2.69) … Read more

2015 Detroit Tigers final report card – Outfielders

  [tps_header] On Tuesday we had our final report card for the Detroit Tigers‘ infielders. Some of them passed with flying colors (for the most part), while others didn’t meet standards and were plagued by injuries. Now we will look at the players who patrol the bast outfield of Comerica Park for 81 games. We’re gonna … Read more

Profiling the Tigers: Who is most likely to be traded?

[tps_header]With the 4pm Friday afternoon trade deadline closely approaching, and general manager Dave Dombrowski vowing to “reboot” as opposed to “rebuild”, we are likely to see some Tigers leave Comerica Park officially as members of another team. Dombrowski has made it known to teams across the league that he will listen to offers for several of the upcoming … Read more

Bold second half predictions for the Tigers

[tps_header] NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone.  The Detroit Tigers have just passed the official halfway point of the … Read more