On Deck: Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees

Series Preview After an up-and-down series with the the Chicago White Sox, the Detroit Tigers (10-2) host the New York Yankees (6-6) for a four game set at Comerica Park this week. Detroit is coming off an emotional set of games with the White Sox that included a walk off single by Jose Iglesias and a rough outing for Anibal Sanchez … Read more

Report: Blue Jays’ Navarro says Tigers have interest in him

In February, Toronto Blue Jays backup catcher Dioner Navarro was being talked about as a possible trade target for the Detroit Tigers. The rumor gave Tigers fans indication that they were not sold on starting catcher Alex Avila’s health issues and hitting woes, and maybe even felt that catching prospect James McCann was not ready to take the reigns as an everyday catcher. Nothing came of it, as talks broke down and nothing serious was ever really offered for the 31-year old catcher. On Tuesday, rumors surfaced that once again, the Tigers may be interested in Navarro.

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Drew Smyly criticizes MLB’s system of signing foreign players

Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Drew Smyly was in the news this week, but it didn’t have anything to do with his play on the field at the start of Rays Spring Training. It all started with this tweet reacting to the Boston Red Sox free agent signing of 19-year old Cuban sensation Yoan Moncada: https://twitter.com/SmylyD/status/569936561418039296 This kind … Read more

David Price Feeling Rejuvenated, Ready for 2015

Spring training is right around the corner for baseball. For the Detroit Tigers, pitchers and catchers report to Lakeland, Florida on Thursday, February 19th. Among the pitchers and one of the biggest X-factors to the team this season is starting pitcher David Price. Price, who was acquired at the trade deadline last season from the Tampa Bay Rays, … Read more

James Shields, Padres Agree to Terms

The last big domino of the baseball winter has finally fallen. With only ten days away from their pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training camp in Peoria, Arizona, the San Diego Padres have come to terms with free agent James Shields. Sources: #Padres in agreement with James Shields on four-year deal. Includes club option for fifth … Read more

8/19 Game Day Preview: Tigers at Rays

WHO: Detroit Tigers (66-56; 2nd AL Central) at Tampa Bay Rays (61-63; 4th AL East) Where: Tropicana Field — St. Petersburg, FL When: Tuesday August 19 at 7:10pm ET TV / Radio: FOX Sports Detroit / 97.1 FM The Ticket Weather: Domed Stadium Starting Pitchers: Max Scherzer (14-4, 2.98 ERA)  vs Chris Archer (8-6, 3.24 ERA) Tigers Lineup: Kinsler 2B, … Read more

Price Arrives in Detroit; Spot in Rotation Revealed

DETROIT, Michigan — David Price arrived at Comerica Park on Saturday afternoon, just hours before his new team is set to take on the Colorado Rockies in the second game of a three game series. Price threw a quick bullpen session before meeting with reporters to discuss the big blockbuster trade that brought him to … Read more