Viral video shows Detroit Tigers pitcher Tyler Alexander throwing ‘Filthy’ 106ft changeup

Just when you thought you have seen it all… During Tuesday’s game against the Minnesota Twins, Detroit Tigers pitcher Tyler Alexander threw what is arguably the worst pitch (that did not count) in Major League Baseball history. Take a look as the umpire calls time just as Alexander is about to pitch and Alexander proceeds … Read more

Detroit Tigers release lineup for opener of final road trip of 2021

The Detroit Tigers will be looking to get back into the win column tonight when they embark on what will be their final road trip of the 2021 MLB season. They’re in the Twin Cities tonight for a matchup at Target Field, where Zack Short will be playing shortstop while Tyler Alexander will be on … Read more

Detroit Tigers announce lineup change for Game 2 of double-header vs. Twins

The Detroit Tigers got a good performance from pitcher Matthew Boyd in their first of two against the Minnesota Twins today, but the offense wasn’t able to provide any help as the Twins took the contest by a 2-0 score. The Tigers will look to even up the series and get back to .500 on … Read more

Detroit Tigers add Tyler Alexander to pitching rotation, while Daniel Norris moves to bullpen

Detroit Tigers pitcher Tyler Alexander made history last week, striking out nine consecutive batters to tie an AL record. He was even rewarded with his game-worn hat and the final baseball he used during the game being immediately delivered to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY. And now, he’s getting a further reward … Read more

Detroit Tigers play ‘musical chairs’ with pitching staff prior to series vs. Pirates

When you tie an American League record by striking out 9-straight batters, you can expect good things to happen. That is precisely what has happened to Detroit Tigers pitcher Tyler Alexander after striking out nine Cincinnati Reds batters this past Sunday. According to reports, Alexander is not part of the Tigers starting rotation, while Daniel … Read more

Detroit Tigers P Tyler Alexander’s hat headed to Baseball Hall of Fame

A member of the Detroit Tigers made history on Sunday at Comerica Park, and he’s being honored for it. Tyler Alexander struck out nine consecutive batters, which had only been done once in the history of the American League; coincidently, by former Tiger Doug Fister in 2012. Alexander’s hat will be going to the Baseball … Read more

Detroit Tigers P Tyler Alexander ties American League strikeout record

On Sunday, Detroit Tigers pitcher Tyler Alexander accomplished something that had only been done one time in the history of the American League as he stuck out 9 consecutive batters during the Tigers game against the Cincinnati Reds. The only other American League pitcher to strike out nine batters in a row is former Tigers … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Tigers call up pitcher from Toledo to start vs. Blue Jays

According to the Detroit Tigers, they have recalled LHP Tyler Alexander to start Sunday’s game vs. the Toronto Blue Jays. The @tigers today have recalled LHP Tyler Alexander from Triple A Toledo and he will start today's series finale vs. the Blue Jays. — Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) July 21, 2019 It will be Alexander’s second-career … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Tigers call up LHP Tyler Alexander to make Major League debut on Wednesday

According to the Detroit Tigers, they have called up LHP Tyler Alexander from Triple A Toledo to make his Major League debut. Alexander will take the mound on Wednesday in Game 2 of the Tigers’ doubleheader against the Chicago White Sox. Tigers updated rotation at CWS: Wednesday, Gm. 1 – LHP Daniel NorrisWednesday, Gm. 2 … Read more

Prospect Watch: Early evaluations of Tigers’ top 10 prospects this season

Minor League Baseball: Arizona Fall League-Fall Stars Game

Last summer marked the first time in a while that Detroit had a high selection in the MLB Draft. They took advantage of their protected No. 9 overall pick in selecting right-hander Matt Manning out of Sheldon High School (Sacramento, CA). Manning eventually made 10 starts for the Tigers’ rookie level club and compiled a … Read more

Down on the Farm: Top 5 Tigers Prospects post-2016

As we head into the long off-season, of baseball many people are left to wonder what could be and what will be when the new season starts. Many experts of teams begin to look at the rosters of teams and start to wonder what will be. For Detroit Tigers general manager Al Avila, that is no different, … Read more

Down on the Farm: Tigers minor league update

The last time we updated the Nation on the farm system for the Detroit Tigers, We talked about some of the current Tigers that were rehabbing in the minors along with some of the notable names making the jump between different levels. It’s time to dig in and see who’s hot and who’s not in our … Read more

Down on the Farm: Tigers minor league update

Much like the Detroit Tigers in Major League Baseball, the minor leagues are just about halfway home, unofficially of course, through the 2016 campaign. Where has the season gone? The parent club Detroit finished 46-43 in the first half, a bit lackluster if you ask a majority of Tigers fans who have held higher standards for the … Read more