3:10 PM EDT, Wed April 16, 2014
Bless You Boys 5 hours ago

MLB News: A walk-off WHAT?!

A bunch of teams postponed because of crap weather, there was a battle of Sox, and guess what Prince Fielder did? I think Old Man Winter is finally dead. Let's try to get back to uninterrupted baseball this week, ok? (Numbers next to team names are taken from Fangraphs and represent the team's percent chance of winning the World Series) Detroit Tigers (13%) Snowed out on April 15. Apparently even Mother Nature thinks Drew Smyly should be in the bullpen. Cleveland Indians (3%) Is Jason Giambi still on the disabled list, or did they go ahead and move him to the cryogenic chamber until he's...
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago

Cleveland Indians On Deck: Game 14 vs. Detroit Tigers

The Indians catch the Detroit Tigers at a time when their two-time defending MVP, 1B Miguel Cabrera, is hitting .225 with one homer and 10 strikeouts.
Plain Dealer 5 hours ago

Where can I watch Wednesday's Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers game?

In Wednesday night's opener of a weather-shortened series against the Detroit Tigers, Zach McAllister draws the tough task of opposing Anibal Sanchez, who looks to continue his dominance over the Indians.
Columbus Dispatch 10 hours ago

MLB: Postponement delays Bourn’s return to Indians

DETROIT — Michael Bourn was ready to return to the majors. Nasty weather delayed his plans. Bourn, who missed the Cleveland Indians’ first 13 games because of a strained left hamstring, was activated from the disabled list yesterday before the Indians’ scheduled...
Grand Rapids Press 7 hours ago
Max Scherzer will not be only quality starting pitcher available as free agent in offseason

Max Scherzer will not be only quality starting pitcher available as free agent in offseason

Will the Tigers re-sign Scherzer? Based on the fact that he turned down a big offer from them already and will have multiple suitors, it seems more likely that he will leave than stay. But the fact that there are multiple starting pitchers available wont hurt the Tigers cause. The law of supply and demand generally comes into play in free agency. When it comes to the upcoming baseball offseason, there will be a decent number of quality starting pitchers available. Detroit Tigers right-hander Max Scherzer appears to be the best of a solid group of starters who...
Detroit News 3 hours ago

Tigers' Verlander, Scherzer ranked (too low?) among MLB's top big-game pitchers

Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer have combined to win 106 games and three AL Cy Young awards the past three seasons. They've led the Tigers to three consecutive AL Central Division titles.

More Tigers Rumors & News

Detroit News 1 hour ago

Study: Tigers players 13th-best paid in the world

Tigers players are the 13th-best paid of any sports team in the world, according to a survey by Sporting Intelligence and ESPN the Magazine.
Detroit Free Press 2 hours ago

MLB power rankings: Tigers are No. 1 (video)

USA TODAY Sports' Ted Berg breaks down the teams in this week's MLB power rankings.
Grand Rapids Press 3 hours ago
Inside the minors: J.D. Martinez finds power surge in Toledo; Danny Worth swinging hot bat for Mud Hens

Inside the minors: J.D. Martinez finds power surge in Toledo; Danny Worth swinging hot bat for Mud Hens

Outfiedler J.D. Martinez, who signed a minor league contract with the Tigers in late March, went 3 for 5 with two homers and six RBIs on Sunday. He has five home runs and 14 RBIs in 12 games. Our weekly look at the Detroit Tigers' minor-league affiliates: J.D. Martinez  TRIPLE-A TOLEDO Record: 4-8 (.333) Standings: 4th (International League West) Games behind: 6.5 Who's hot: OF J.D. Martinez, who signed a minor league contract with the Tigers in late March, went 3 for 5 with two homers and six RBIs on Sunday. He has five home runs and 14 RBIs in 12...
Detroit News 3 hours ago

Torii Hunter Jr., son of Tigers outfielder, ready to blaze his own trail at Notre Dame

The interviews that start and end with questions about his baseball-playing father — Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter Sr. — and dismiss his own identity are less frequent.
Detroit News 14 hours ago

Former Tigers struggling in new locales

Not all 10 went looking for greener grass — some got traded, others became free agents and weren't brought back. But none is doing anything that would have improved the Tigers 6-4 record.
Detroit Free Press 16 hours ago

Indians P Salazar, facing Tigers Thursday, was all or nothing in last outing

Last year, Danny Salazar opened eyes in two starts against the Tigers. And this year, he'll look to keep those eyes on him. One of baseball's brightest young pitchers, Salazar is scheduled to make his third career start against the Tigers on Thursday in his third start of the season.
Tony Paul / Detroit News 19 hours ago

Tigers Mailbag: Were Tigers foolish to not make qualifying offers to Jhonny Peralta, Joaquin Benoit?

Detroit — Another day, another day off for the Tigers — who already, since April 1, have had three scheduled days off, one game rained out, and another game frozen out.
Detroit Free Press 20 hours ago

Tigers' rainout pushes Smyly's first start to weekend

Tuesday's scheduled starter Anibal Sanchez will pitch Wednesday and right-hander Justin Verlander will pitch on Thursday, the Tigers announced, slating Smyly's first start of the season to come during the three-game series against the Los Angeles Angels this weekend.
Grand Rapids Press 22 hours ago
Postponement of Tigers-Indians game pushes back Drew Smyly's return to starting rotation

Postponement of Tigers-Indians game pushes back Drew Smyly's return to starting rotation

Brad Ausmus had inserted Smyly into the rotation Wednesday to face the Indians, but the Tigers will now go with Anibal Sanchez after their game Tuesday was postponed due to inclement weather. Drew Smyly saw his first start of the 2014 season pushed back when the game between the Detroit Tigers and Cleveland Indians that was set for Tuesday night was postponed.AP File Photo Drew Smyly will not start against the Cleveland Indians after all. Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus had inserted Smyly into the rotation Wednesday to face the Indians, but the Tigers will...
Plain Dealer 23 hours ago

Tuesday night's game between Cleveland Indians-Detroit Tigers postponed because of cold

The first meeting between the Indians and Tigers this season has been delayed by at least a day with Tuesday night's game being postponed because of bad weather conditions.
Detroit Free Press 23 hours ago

Caption This: What did the wall say to Donald Baseball?

How would you caption this photo of a laid-out Don Kelly and his teammate Austin Jackson? The Detroit Tigers outfielder collided with a wall trying to catch a ball in San Diego.

Tigers SNOWMYGOSH live chat

With the Tigers and Indians essentially snowed out for Tuesday evening, why not have a live chat? We'll convene at 5 p.m. to chat Tigers.
Detroit News Apr 15, 2014

Tigers' Tuesday night game vs. Indians postponed

Yes, the Tigers and Indians could've played baseball Tuesday night. But in the end, they decided there was no reason to put the fans through that misery.

Tigers Player News

  • 4 Anibal Sanchez

    Anibal Sanchez

    Where can I watch Wednesday's Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers game?

  • 3 Justin Verlander

    Justin Verlander

    Monday Morning Manager: dead arms, V-Mart to the rescue and Justin Verlander, Silver Slugger

  • 2 Max Scherzer

    Max Scherzer

    Tigers' Verlander, Scherzer ranked (too low?) among MLB's top big-game pitchers

  • 2 Austin Jackson

    Austin Jackson

    Caption This: What did the wall say to Donald Baseball?

  • 1 Miguel Cabrera

    Miguel Cabrera

    Cleveland Indians On Deck: Game 14 vs. Detroit Tigers

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