Matt Manning explains why he didn’t reveal injury to Detroit Tigers

Matt Manning

The Detroit Tigers shut down RHP Matt Manning‘s rehabilitation start in the minors after he was diagnosed with biceps tendinitis and he’ll be out for “the foreseeable future” according to skipper A.J. Hinch. For Manning, he didn’t reveal the injury to the team until yesterday. He had previously felt discomfort in his shoulder during his … Read more

Detroit Tigers SP Casey Mize has disastrous rehab start with Mud Hens

On Thursday night, Detroit Tigers SP Casey Mize made a rehab start for the Toledo Mud Hens to say things did not go as planned would be a severe understatement. In fact, Mize’s rehab star lasted just two-thirds of an inning. During that inning, Mize gave up three hits, a three-run home run and he … Read more

Detroit Tigers announce new manager for Toledo Mud Hens

Earlier this morning, the Detroit Tigers announced that former Toledo Mud Hens manager Gary Jones has been promoted to the Major League club, where he will serve as their first base coach for the 2022 season. Following that news, the Toledo Mud Hens took to Twitter to reveal that Lloyd McClendon will replace Jones as … Read more

Detroit Tigers prospect Spencer Torkelson blasts 30th HR of 2021 [VIDEO]

We’ve got another alert for baseball fans in the Motor City – a Tork bomb alert! The top overall pick from the 2020 Draft continues to tear it up with the Lake Erie Sea Wolves, his 30th long ball of 2021 and his 11th at the Triple-A level: [email protected] smashes his 11th Triple-A homer and … Read more

Detroit Tigers prospect Spencer Torkelson blasts 2 home runs for Mud Hens [Video]

Don’t look now but Detroit Tigers prospect Spencer Torkelson is really starting to roll with the Toledo Mud Hens as he batted .298 in August and now he has started off September with a bang. Actually, make that two bangs at Torkelson blasted two home runs on Wednesday night against Omaha. Take a look as … Read more

Detroit Tigers prospect Spencer Torkelson launches first Triple-A home run [Video]

You knew it was just a matter of time but on Wednesday night, Detroit Tigers prospect Spencer Torkelson launched his first home run with the Toledo Mud Hens. Take a look as Tork smacks a solo-shot over the left field fence in the bottom of the eighth inning during the Mud Hens most recent game. … Read more

Detroit Tigers have spot starting pitcher option with Drew Hutchison

Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers need more flexibility for this weekend’s tilt against the Cleveland Indians, and they turned to their Triple-A affiliate in Toledo to do so. Starter Drew Hutchinson was pulled from his start during the 2nd inning in Columbus, and is now an additional option for the Tigers on Sunday against Cleveland, originally slated … Read more

AJ Hinch recalls working out with Phil Mickelson with Toledo Mud Hens

Legendary golfer Phil Mickelson became the oldest person to win a major with his PGA Championship title on Sunday in a historic performance. He also once worked out with the Detroit Tigers Triple-A affiliate Toledo Mud Hens in 2003 shortly after a PGA Tour event in 2003 in the hope of pitching one of their … Read more

Mud Hens manager fired only one year after contract extension

The Detroit Tigers have changed things up in Toledo, firing manager Doug Mientikiewicz only one year after giving him a two-year contract extension. Speaking in an interview from his home in Florida,, Mientikiewicz said he received a call from Tigers vice president of player development Dave Littlefield delivering the bad news. “They called me yesterday … Read more