When Nicholas Castellanos’ son asks Victor Martinez’s son why his dad is retiring, the answer is perfection!

On Saturday, Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez played his final Major League Baseball game. Following the game, Nicholas Castellanos’ son Liam ran into Victor Martinez’s son Victor Jose and he had a question. Liam asked Victor Jose why his dad was retiring and Victor Jose’s response was perfect! “He’s too old,” Martinez said. After … Read more

WATCH: Victor Martinez holds back tears as he thanks Tigers’ fans before final game

On Saturday at Comerica Park in Detroit, Victor Martinez played his final Major League Baseball. Prior to the game, the Detroit Tigers honored Martinez, including giving him a beautiful Tigers’ chair. You've earned this, V-Mart.#ThanksVMart pic.twitter.com/DrPj9g2579 — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) September 22, 2018 Martinez also had an opportunity to address Tigers fans and things got … Read more

MUST SEE: You will not believe how Victor Martinez’s final MLB at-bat ended

On Friday, Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez announced that he would be playing his final Major League Baseball game on Saturday at Comerica Park. Rather than playing out the rest of the season, Martinez said he wanted his final game to take place in front of Tigers fans. Embed from Getty Images Well, on … Read more

MUST SEE: Victor Martinez talks about Tigers’ fans on eve of his final game

Prior to Friday’s game between the Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals, Tigers’ DH Victor Martinez announced that he would play the final game of his career on Saturday at Comerica Park. Embed from Getty Images Before the game, Martinez chatted with fans, signed autographs, and even posed for a few photos. The game … Read more

Detroit Tigers’ Victor Martinez reveals when he will play final game of career

On September 10, 2002, Victor Martinez made his Major League debut with the Cleveland Indians. Now, 16 years later, Martinez will play the final game of his career in a Detroit Tigers uniform. Martinez revealed that his final game will be on Saturday at Comerica Park when the Tigers take on the Kansas City Royals. … Read more

5 Potential August trade candidates for the Tigers

The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline has come and gone. The Tigers made just one transaction but as fans learned a year ago, key trades can still be made in the month of August… they just require a little extra work. A quick refresher on the waiver wire works: A team can place non-injured players … Read more

Victor Martinez is ready to call it a career

Five-time All-Star Victor Martinez is likely calling it a career at the end of the 2018 season. The switch-hitting DH alluded to his retirement in a reflective interview with MLB.com’s Anthony Castrovince. In the interview, V-mart recalled leaving the field during last year’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays where he needed electroshock therapy to … Read more

Section 313, Seat No. 19: Victor Martinez would do best to keep his mouth shut

Communication is a two-way street. One cannot deny this. It is especially important for a new Major League manager to make as many connections to his veteran players as soon as possible once hired. By all accounts, Ron Gardenhire has done a very good job of taking on his new role as the Detroit Tigers … Read more

5 Position battles to watch closely in spring camp for the Tigers

We know that by and large, Spring Training has little meaning. But players do need to go out and get into a rhythm before Opening Day, stay healthy doing so, and perhaps most importantly for some, earn a starting role or even just a spot on the roster. Like every other team in spring camp … Read more

3 Reasons for the Tigers to go after the newly-available Corey Dickerson

Spring training has arrived in Major League Baseball but that doesn’t mean business is still happening behind closed doors. Hell, there’s still roughly 100 free agents available on the market as spring camp gets underway. One name that has surfaced this weekend is outfielder Corey Dickerson. In a surprising move from the Tampa Bay Rays, … Read more

Detroit Tigers set to report for spring training today

Today is the day, baseball fans – your Detroit Tigers report for spring training. Squad rollin’ in. #BaseballIsBack pic.twitter.com/eHVje7pNhV — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) February 18, 2018 It is worth noting that the first full team workout is scheduled for tomorrow. Though it has been well documented that this team will not compete for a championship … Read more