4 Detroit Tigers included on Baseball America Top 50 prospects list

Fans of the Detroit Tigers are pining for the days when their baseball team was “must-see” TV and could be expected to compete every season. If their prospect pool is any indication, we should be able to look forward to those days in short order. The Tigers just so happen to lead all Major League … Read more

Al Avila previews where Detroit Tigers young prospects could begin season

Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila was interviewed this evening on 97.1 The Ticket, during which he covered a range of subjects – including the status of the team’s young prospects. For now, the anticipaation is for No. 1 overall draft selection Spencer Torkelson to begin the year with High-A West Michigan, while Riley Greene … Read more

Tarik Skubal leapfrogs Casey Mize in latest prospect rankings

It’s certainly not a surprise to anyone in the Motor City to see 2020 1st overall Draft Selection Spencer Torkelson solidly in 1st place in the latest edition of Baseball America’s Top Ten Prospect rankings. However, one notable switch took place. Embed from Getty Images Pitcher Tarik Skubal leapfrogged fellow pitching prospect Casey Mize after … Read more

Detroit Tigers release ‘futuristic’ pitching rotation for series vs. White Sox

Within the past hour, Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila met with the media and announced that he was not only calling up the organization’s No. 1 pitching prospect Casey Mize but that he was also calling up No. 3 pitching prospect, Tarik Skubal. Just moments ago, the Tigers revealed their rotation for their upcoming … Read more

Tigers prospect Tarik Skubal describes ‘scary’ night with COVID-19

Detroit Tigers pitching prospect Tarik Skubal had been socially distancing in his hometown of Kingman, Ariz. when he came down with COVID-19. Three nights later, his fever reached a whopping 103.7 degrees. Needless to say, it was an unnerving experience. “I didn’t know anyone who had it,” Skubal said Saturday morning on a Zoom video … Read more

Detroit Tigers place 5 players on Injured List

According to the Major League Baseball transactions page, the Detroit Tigers have placed 5 players on the 10-day Injured List. Those players are SS Sergio Alcantara, OF Daz Cameron, RHP Alex Faedo, 3B Isaac Paredes, and LHP Tarik Skubal. Those players join Daniel Norris, who was placed on the IL on July 8th. The Detroit … Read more

Mystery at Comerica Park: 3 Detroit Tigers pitchers have yet to been seen

As the days go by, we are hearing that more and more Major League Baseball players have tested positive for COVID-19. In fact, as of Monday, at least 22 MLB teams have announced they have had players test positive. The Detroit Tigers have yet to announce that any players have tested positive (or if they … Read more