Detroit Tigers News and Rumors
Tigers' search for CF slows, turns to internal candidates
MLB.com Updated Jan 12 (4 days ago)
With their offseason of more discussion than deals nearing an end, the Tigers continue to look for a center fielder on the market. Judging from general manager Al Avila's comments, that search seems likely to take until Spring Training.Share Tweet
Tigers' Verlander: 'Too old' to be part of rebuildESPN.com Jan 13 (3 days ago)Tigers' Verlander: 'Too old' to be part of rebuildShare Tweet
Tigers sign Minors contracts with 22 playersMLB.com Jan 10 (6 days ago)The Tigers agreed to terms with 22 players on Minor League contracts Tuesday, including seven who have been invited to the club's Major League Spring Training camp.Share Tweet
What are Tigers' options in center field?MLB.com Jan 5The quiet Tigers offseason, if it carries over into Spring Training, will leave a lot of familiar names in the lineup come Opening Day. That's the upside of Detroit's inability to find common ground on trades in the team's long-term movement to get youn…Share Tweet
Tigers hoping for a healthy Zimmermann in 2017MLB.com Jan 4The Tigers are having a very quiet offseason on the pitching front. But they could have a big addition this spring if Jordan Zimmermann can report to Spring Training feeling like his old self.Share TweetMLB.com Dec 31, 2016John Daly was 9 years old when he got a ticket to Game 3 of the 1935 World Series between the Cubs and Tigers at Wrigley Field. He had enough money for either a program or a hot dog, and opted for the snack.Share Tweet
Nomadic All-Stars? 8 players in reach of recordMLB.com Dec 30, 2016The Detroit Tigers signed reliever Octavio Dotel to a one-year contract on Dec. 9, 2011, signifying a historic day in Major League Baseball history. Dotel's deal with the Tigers marked the 13th franchise he would play for, breaking the record previously…Share Tweet
Tigers claw back in '16, fall short of playoffsMLB.com Dec 28, 2016For the Tigers, 2016 was a season of rebound and renewal, starting with their offseason dealings for proven talent and ending with the success of young prospects. In the end, however, it was a season just shy of a return to the postseason.Share Tweet
Tigers agree on 1-year deal with catcher AvilaMLB.com Dec 23, 2016Alex Avila is returning to the Tigers, agreeing to terms on a one-year contract with his former club on Friday.Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 21, 2016Tigers’ James McCann is getting unexpected help in his preparation for the new season. (AP) The holiday season may have arrived, but that doesn’t mean the hard work stops for Major League Baseball players. In fact, the grind should be picking up in inte…Share TweetMLB.com Dec 19, 2016While the Tigers remain quiet on Major League moves heading into the holidays, their stream of Minor League transactions continues as they try to build depth in their system and center-field options in their Spring Training camp. That now includes outfi…Share Tweet
K-Rod likely to stay put despite closer marketMLB.com Dec 13, 2016If there's a trade market for Francisco Rodriguez this offseason after the Tigers picked up his contract option, now might be the time. But it still looks like a long shot he will be dealt.Share Tweet
Tigers could be well represented in WBCMLB.com Dec 12, 2016The question came up to Tigers manager Brad Ausmus at last week's Winter Meetings: Would he have a challenge evaluating reliever Bruce Rondon for potential roles if he's away representing Venezuela at the World Baseball Classic?Share Tweet
Infante returns to Tigers with spring inviteMLB.com Dec 9, 2016The Tigers announced their first round of Minor League contracts Friday, a list of 14 players that includes a familiar name in Omar Infante.Share Tweet
Phils join list pursuing slugger MartinezMLB.com Dec 2, 2016The list of potential destinations for Tigers slugger J.D. Martinez keeps growing as the Winter Meetings near. So, too, does the potential motivation for Detroit to trade him.Share Tweet
V-Mart's intriguing bat drawing interestMLB.com Nov 30, 2016As the Tigers look to pare payroll at next week's Winter Meetings, Victor Martinez joins teammates J.D. Martinez, Ian Kinsler, Justin Verlander and Miguel Cabrera in baseball's Hot Stove rumor mill.Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 23, 2016Kate Upton is still upset Justin Verlander lost out on the Cy Young award. (Getty Images/David Livingston) It’s been a week since Boston Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello won the American League Cy Young award over Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander, a…Share TweetWelcome to The Stew’s Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you’ll find a quick recap of all the day’s action and other fun stuff from around the internet that we think is worth your time. COMPLICA…Share TweetIn one of the craziest award votes in recent memory, Boston Red Sox right-hander Rick Porcello won the American League Cy Young award despite receiving six fewer first-place votes than runner-up Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers. The stunning resul…Share Tweet
Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' WinMar 6The Mets beat the Tigers 5-4 in Matt Harvey's return to the mound.
Price Excited For 2015 SeasonMar 3Tigers pitcher David Price discusses the status of his contract situation in Detroit and what he did in the offseason to get better.
Cabrera, Tigers Focused On TitleMar 3Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera says the team is focused on winning a championship and discusses his performance during last season during an injury-riddled campaign, and the importance of DH Victor Martinez.
Verlander Confident, Ready To GoMar 3Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander discusses his preparations for the season and the loss of pitcher Max Scherzer.