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Grand Rapids Press Mar 3, 2015
Tigers 15, Orioles 2: Yoenis Cespedes hits grand slam as Detroit rolls in Grapefruit League opener

Tigers 15, Orioles 2: Yoenis Cespedes hits grand slam as Detroit rolls in Grapefruit League opener

Ian Kinsler and Aaron Westlake also hit home runs for the Tigers. LAKELAND, Fla. -- The Detroit Tigers had a lot more success against the Baltimore Orioles to open the 2015 Grapefruit League season than they did to close the 2014 season. Yoenis Cespedes hit a grand slam Tuesday afternoon as the Tigers cruised to a 15-2 victory over the Orioles. Ian Kinsler and Aaron Westlake each hit a three-run home run for the Tigers. The Orioles swept the Tigers in the American League Division Series in October. The Tigers took advantage of some wildness from Orioles pitchers...
Grand Rapids Press Feb 28, 2015
Brad Ausmus expects offseason roster changes to help Detroit Tigers on basepaths

Brad Ausmus expects offseason roster changes to help Detroit Tigers on basepaths

Rajai Davis led the Tigers in steals last season with 36, which was one more than the Tigers stole as a team in 2013. The Tigers ranked 30th in the majors with 35 steals in 2013 and seventh in the majors with 106 last year. LAKELAND, Fla. -- The Detroit Tigers are not likely to lead the major leagues in stolen bases anytime soon. But they should be faster on the bases than they were last season. The addition of Anthony Gose will help. So will the return of Jose Iglesias. So will the trade for Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes definitely made an impression on Tigers...
Bless You Boys Feb 25, 2015

Detroit Tigers links: Joba Chamberlain is back!

Ian Krol is 'lazy,' Rob Manfred hates baseball, and Madison Bumgarner is Paul Bunyan. Happy Wednesday, everyone. Tigers bring back Joba: 'We have unfinished business' - The Detroit News, Chris McCoskyI still miss the beard. Brad Ausmus has simple plan to encourage Yoenis Cespedes to hit to all fields: BP with Miguel Cabrera - MLive, Chris IottI'm not sure if the osmosis approach is going to work, but it's not exactly like Cespedes' swing was completely broken last year. Ian Kinsler: Under-Achiever or Under-Appreciated? - Motor City Bengals, Dan ByrneIf anything, Kinsler has been...
Grand Rapids Press Feb 22, 2015

Video: Yoenis Cespedes takes cuts in batting cage after reporting to spring training

Detroit Tigers outfielder Yoenis Cespedes reported to spring training Sunday morning, then took some swings in the batting cage a bit later.

Ranking the teams: 12 through 7

It's Day 4 of the pre-spring training power rankings! Read them and rejoice. Or weep. We have three AL East teams included in this edition, which shows how close that division race looks to be. We're also entering playoff territory, including one team that will be a controversial playoff pick. • Team rankings: Nos. 30-25 • Team rankings: Nos. 24-19 • Team rankings: Nos. 18-13 12. Boston Red Sox Big offseason moves: Signed 3B Pablo Sandoval; signed LF Hanley Ramirez; acquired RHP Rick Porcello from the Tigers for OF Yoenis Cespedes, RHP Alex Wilson and LHP Gabe Speier; acquired LHP...

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