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Detroit Tigers: Free agent reliever market thinning out very quickly

With the latest big-name reliever signing, the Detroit Tigers are sitting by watching the reliever market thin out. It has been an incredibly slow offseason for the Detroit Tigers and other 29 teams around the league, but things have caught fire this week. There have been organizations that have addressed issues. The Philadelphia Phillies have […] Detroit Tigers: Free agent reliever market thinning out very quickly - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 13, 2021

Detroit Tigers: Can Isaac Paredes lock down the third base role in 2021?

Detroit Tigers third baseman Isaac Paredes will lock down the third base role. As the Detroit Tigers prepare to go through the 2021 seasons and Spring Training approaches, they will have a new year with more prospects starting the year in the big leagues. After the monumental call-up of Casey Mize, Isaac Paredes, and Tarik […] Detroit Tigers: Can Isaac Paredes lock down the third base role in 2021? - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 11, 2021

Detroit Tigers need to consider signing free agent catcher Alex Avila

The Detroit Tigers need to consider a reunion with veteran catcher Alex Avila. The third time is a charm, right?  I can’t imagine the excitement that one would feel knowing they have the opportunity to sign their son or daughter to a professional contract. That is precisely becoming a real option for Detroit Tigers general […] Detroit Tigers need to consider signing free agent catcher Alex Avila - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 8, 2021

Detroit Tigers: What should the team do with Matthew Boyd in 2021?

The Detroit Tigers need to strip Matthew Boyd of the ace role he has had before the 2021 season. Remember when the Detroit Tigers could have traded Matthew Boyd for another organization’s top prospect? Boy, those were the days. As the 2021 season approaches, Boyd needs to be moved out of the ace role in […] Detroit Tigers: What should the team do with Matthew Boyd in 2021? - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 7, 2021

Detroit Tigers: Christin Stewart has failed to meet expectations thus far

The Detroit Tigers need to realize that Christin Stewart cannot hit; the last two seasons have shown that. When the Detroit Tigers called up Christin Stewart for the 2019 season, and he started the season off with a bang, fans were excited. The former first-round draft pick from the 2015 First-Year Amateur Draft has high […] Detroit Tigers: Christin Stewart has failed to meet expectations thus far - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 6, 2021

Detroit Tigers: Robbie Grossman reunited with A.J. Hinch on two-year deal

The Detroit Tigers have reached an agreement with outfielder Robbie Grossman reuniting him with his former manager. This offseason has been a slow one across Major League Baseball, not just for the Detroit Tigers. However, they have made their “largest” signing of this offseason in the form of outfielder Robbie Grossman. The Tigers and Grossman […] Detroit Tigers: Robbie Grossman reunited with A.J. Hinch on two-year deal - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 4, 2021

Detroit Tigers: Harold Castro primed for another year in the super utility role

The Detroit Tigers can rest assured that Harold Castro will be in a utility role once again in 2021. As the Detroit Tigers keep prepping for the 2021 season and piecing together their roster, they will have to have a player to can play the utility role. Harold Castro has been that guy for the […] Detroit Tigers: Harold Castro primed for another year in the super utility role - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 3, 2021

Detroit Tigers: Spencer Turnbull poised for growth during 2021 season

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull is poised to show significant growth in 2021. While the calendar year has flipped to 2021 and the Detroit Tigers still need to make some signings to round out their roster, there are a few names that stick out as being poised for breakout seasons. Starting pitcher Spencer Turnbull […] Detroit Tigers: Spencer Turnbull poised for growth during 2021 season - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Jan 2, 2021

Detroit Tigers: Playing the waiting game has gone on long enough

The Detroit Tigers need to stop playing the waiting game and sign players to fill their roster gaps. The new year has officially begun, 2020 is in the past, and 2021 is the present. It may be a new year, but it is the same old Detroit Tigers. Granted, the free-agent class is still nearly […] Detroit Tigers: Playing the waiting game has gone on long enough - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Dec 31, 2020

Detroit Tigers: Víctor Reyes will settle in during the 2021 season

Víctor Reyes will carry the Detroit Tigers outfield during the 2021 season. The upcoming 2021 season will see outfielder Víctor Reyes settle into his role within the Detroit Tigers outfield. Reyes will be heading into year four of his big league career, and he should be able to settle in nicely as one of the […] Detroit Tigers: Víctor Reyes will settle in during the 2021 season - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Dec 28, 2020

Detroit Tigers: Expect Gregory Soto to continue his upward trend in 2021

The Detroit Tigers should expect Gregory Soto to continue his upward trend in 2021. For the Detroit Tigers, reliever Gregory Soto came out of the gates looking like he was the next best lock-down bullpen arm. However, he would undergo some rough outings that shifted his stats a bit by the end of the 2021 season. […] Detroit Tigers: Expect Gregory Soto to continue his upward trend in 2021 - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Dec 27, 2020

Detroit Tigers: Parker Meadows going to have to pry into crowded outfield

Detroit Tigers Parker Meadows is slowly making his way into a crowded outfield. When the Detroit Tigers drafted Parker Meadows, it was pretty apparent that he would develop into something exciting. He may not be a top-tier prospect like Riley Greene, but he is certainly a second-tier prospect who can be more than a serviceable […] Detroit Tigers: Parker Meadows going to have to pry into crowded outfield - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Dec 25, 2020

Detroit Tigers: 3 Christmas wishes for the 2021 season

Take a look at three Christmas wishes for the Detroit Tigers 2021 season! The Detroit Tigers have not made a single free agent acquisition yet this offseason. However, as Christmas Eve is upon us and Christmas Day on the horizon, take a moment to look ahead. Sunday, February 27th, 2021, players should be in Florida […] Detroit Tigers: 3 Christmas wishes for the 2021 season - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Dec 24, 2020

Detroit Tigers: Signing José Ureña is a disappointing move by front office

The Detroit Tigers got it wrong by signing José Ureña to kick off their offseason. Hours before Christmas Eve, the Detroit Tigers announced their first true big league signing in the form of starting pitcher José Ureña who had been DFA’d by the Miami Marlins. The Tigers signed Ureña to a one-year, $3.25 million contract to […] Detroit Tigers: Signing José Ureña is a disappointing move by front office - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Dec 22, 2020

Detroit Tigers: A look at #3 ranked draft prospect Matt McLain

The current draft rankings have the Detroit Tigers selecting Matt McLain in the 2021 MLB Draft. Early rankings for the 2021 MLB First-Year Amateur Player Draft are available on the MLB.com prospect area of the site. The current rankings have the Detroit Tigers selecting shortstop Matt McLain who plays for UCLA at the collegiate level. […] Detroit Tigers: A look at #3 ranked draft prospect Matt McLain - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog