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Phils join list pursuing slugger Martinez

Phils join list pursuing slugger Martinez

MLB.com Updated Dec 2 (5 days ago)
The 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.
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  • V-Mart's intriguing bat drawing interest

    V-Mart's intriguing bat drawing interest

    MLB.com Nov 30
    As 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.
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  • Kate Upton is not done criticizing the Cy Young voting process

    Kate Upton is not done criticizing the Cy Young voting process

    yahoo.com Nov 23
    Kate 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…
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  • Hot Stove Digest: Why trading Ian Kinsler will be difficult for…

    Hot Stove Digest: Why trading Ian Kinsler will be difficult for Tigers

    Welcome 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…
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  • Kate Upton goes on colorful Twitter rant after Justin Verlander…

    Kate Upton goes on colorful Twitter rant after Justin Verlander barely loses Cy Young award

    In 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…
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  • Michael Fulmer and Corey Seager Named Rookies of the Year

    Michael Fulmer and Corey Seager Named Rookies of the Year

    Fulmer, whom the Tigers acquired in the deal that sent Yoenis Cespedes to the Mets, routed the Yankees’ Gary Sanchez in the A.L. Seager, of the Dodgers, was a unanimous choice in the N.L.
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  • Professional Plumber Michael Fulmer Could Win Rookie Of The Yea…

    Professional Plumber Michael Fulmer Could Win Rookie Of The Year Award

    Tonight, MLB will announce the rookies of the year for each league and Detroit Tigers pitcher Michael Fulmer is predicted to win in the AL (sorry Gary Sánchez) for his 3.06 ERA over 159 innings. But according to a charmingly puffy new profile out in the…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Quintana interests Braves

    Rumor Roundup: Quintana interests Braves

    MLB.com Nov 7
    The Hot Stove season is underway, and we keep you up to date with the latest free-agent news, trade buzz, rumors and more.
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  • The Tigers are willing to deal everyone, including Miguel Cabre…

    The Tigers are willing to deal everyone, including Miguel Cabrera

    yahoo.com Nov 9
    Are the Tigers really considering dealing Miguel Cabrera? (Getty Images/Duane Burleson) The Major League Baseball offseason is barely underway and a surprise seller has already emerged. The Detroit Tigers are reportedly listening to offers on every play…
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  • Yanks claim lefty Mantiply, DFA righty Pinder

    Yanks claim lefty Mantiply, DFA righty Pinder

    MLB.com Nov 8
    The Yankees claimed left-hander Joe Mantiply off waivers from the Tigers on Tuesday and designated right-hander Branden Pinder for assignment.
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  • Angels trade for Maybin to address left field

    Angels trade for Maybin to address left field

    MLB.com Nov 3
    The Angels kicked off the offseason in earnest Thursday, completing a deal with the Tigers that sent outfielder Cameron Maybin to Los Angeles for Minor League pitcher Victor Alcantara.
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  • Tigers hire McClendon as hitting coach

    Tigers hire McClendon as hitting coach

    MLB.com Oct 21
    The Tigers on Friday announced that they had hired Lloyd McClendon as hitting coach and Leon Durham as assistant hitting coach.
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  • Tigers going in 'younger, leaner' direction

    Tigers going in 'younger, leaner' direction

    MLB.com Oct 18
    Changes are coming to the Tigers. Taken in itself, that statement Tuesday from general manager Al Avila isn't new. It's the way the Tigers are approaching change that is dramatically different.
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  • Justin Verlander apologizes for ‘All Lives Matter’ tweet

    Justin Verlander apologizes for ‘All Lives Matter’ tweet

    yahoo.com Oct 11
    Justin Verlander would like to have that one back. (AP) Justin Verlander’s Twitter account has revved up for the offseason. Since the Detroit Tigers aren’t playing, their ace has been tweeting up a storm, mostly about baseball but a little about his gol…
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  • Aumus' staff returning except hitting coach Joyner

    Aumus' staff returning except hitting coach Joyner

    MLB.com Oct 8
    The Tigers announced on Saturday that bullpen coach Mick Billmeyer, third-base coach Dave Clark, pitching coach Rich Dubee, bench coach Gene Lamont, defensive coordinator Matt Martin and first-base coach Omar Vizquel will return to the Tigers' coaching …
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  • Tigers keep majority of coaching staff in place

    Tigers keep majority of coaching staff in place

    MLB.com Oct 8
    The Tigers announced on Saturday that bullpen coach Mick Billmeyer, third-base coach Dave Clark, pitching coach Rich Dubee, bench coach Gene Lamont, defensive coordinator Matt Martin and first-base coach Omar Vizquel will return to the Tigers' coaching …
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  • Brad Ausmus Returning as Detroit Tigers' Manager in 2017

    Brad Ausmus Returning as Detroit Tigers' Manager in 2017

    Brad Ausmus will return next year for a fourth season as manager of the Detroit Tigers.
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  • With solid core, Tigers eye deep run in '17

    With solid core, Tigers eye deep run in '17

    MLB.com Oct 4
    As the Tigers smarted from their disappointing loss on Sunday, Ian Kinsler's mind was already turning on what could've been done different.
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  • Video - Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' Win 00:37

    Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' Win

    Mar 6
    The Mets beat the Tigers 5-4 in Matt Harvey's return to the mound.
  • Video - Price Excited For 2015 Season 02:56

    Price Excited For 2015 Season

    Mar 3
    Tigers pitcher David Price discusses the status of his contract situation in Detroit and what he did in the offseason to get better.
  • Video - Cabrera, Tigers Focused On Title 02:46

    Cabrera, Tigers Focused On Title

    Mar 3
    Tigers 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.
  • Video - Verlander Confident, Ready To Go 03:18

    Verlander Confident, Ready To Go

    Mar 3
    Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander discusses his preparations for the season and the loss of pitcher Max Scherzer.