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Detroit Tigers: Tarik Skubal cheats the injury bug with leg contusion

The Detroit Tigers season is not off to the start that the team has been hoping for. When it comes to their starting rotation, they have been without several of the regulars after injuries have decimated things. As this happened, some fans were making jokes about the Detroit Tigers needing to wrap up Tarik Skubal […] Detroit Tigers: Tarik Skubal cheats the injury bug with leg contusion - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 23, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Where there is a Will, there is a way (to win)

It is no secret that the Detroit Tigers‘ 2022 season has yet to meet any sort of expectations up to this point. Much of that can be attributed to the extremely unfortunate slate of injuries plaguing the pitching staff. Casey Mize, Matt Manning, Tyler Alexander, Michael Pineda, and more have seen Injured List (IL) time […] Detroit Tigers: Where there is a Will, there is a way (to win) - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 21, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Austin Meadows solid start hindered by injury

The Detroit Tigers 2022 season has been a struggle early on; injuries have rattled the team off its tracks and created some early adversity. The Tigers went out and added Austin Meadows via trade before the season started. Now, as May continues, the Detroit Tigers are without Meadows as he spends time on the Injured […] Detroit Tigers: Austin Meadows solid start hindered by injury - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 20, 2022

Detroit Tigers might not get Matt Manning as quick as expected

The Detroit Tigers starting rotation has been on a tough spell. Lately, the Tigers have been losing pitchers left and right, and it feels like their starting rotation is more of an infirmary than a stable of pitchers. For the Detroit Tigers, trying to find healthy starting pitchers has been an absolute struggle. One of […] Detroit Tigers might not get Matt Manning as quick as expected - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 19, 2022

Detroit Tigers cannot catch a break with their starting rotation

The 2022 season initially brought a lot of promise and excitement for the Detroit Tigers organization. The start of the 2022 season has brought about a lot of familiar emotions for Tigers fans. Unfortunately, not the good ones. The Detroit Tigers have battled adversity early on and look like they are far from competing. But, […] Detroit Tigers cannot catch a break with their starting rotation - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 16, 2022

Detroit Tigers kicking themselves on outfielder Travis Demeritte

The Detroit Tigers put outfielder Travis Demeritte on waivers back in 2021 before the season began. The Atlanta Braves swiftly picked him back up after sending him to the Motor City in 2019 as a part of the Shane Greene trade. Demeritte never really got things going for the Detroit Tigers organization, but in 2022, […] Detroit Tigers kicking themselves on outfielder Travis Demeritte - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 15, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Left-handed pitcher Sam Howard to add depth

The Detroit Tigers have not had the greatest pitching staff, or at least the pitching staff they expected, coming into the 2022 season. That stands on both ends of the spectrum. It has not been the performance the team was hoping for in the starting rotation. While injuries have been a significant area of concern […] Detroit Tigers: Left-handed pitcher Sam Howard to add depth - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 13, 2022

Detroit Tigers send down Akil Baddoo for a change of pace

The Detroit Tigers have opted to send down outfielder Akil Baddoo to the team’s Triple-A affiliate. It’s a move that is warranted with the way that Baddoo has started off the 2022 season. A trip to Toledo to try and work things out is much-needed. After the Detroit Tigers selected Baddoo in the Rule 5 […] Detroit Tigers send down Akil Baddoo for a change of pace - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 12, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Beau Brieske’s stuff has the potential to play

The Detroit Tigers 2022 season has not gotten off to the start that many would have been hoping for. When it comes to the team’s starting rotation, things have not been too great either. The Tigers have seen some of their arms find themselves on the Injured List (IL) quite early. However, the Detroit Tigers […] Detroit Tigers: Beau Brieske’s stuff has the potential to play - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 11, 2022

Detroit Tigers news: Southpaw Joey Wentz set to make big-league debut

The Detroit Tigers are in the midst of a series against the Oakland Athletics. Coming off of a double-header with the team, they will get a taste of the future. The team announced that they would be calling up prospect starting pitcher Joey Wentz to pitch in Wednesday’s contest. Wentz is ranked as the Detroit […] Detroit Tigers news: Southpaw Joey Wentz set to make big-league debut - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 9, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Patience is a virtue with prospect Spencer Torkelson

The Detroit Tigers have struggled out of the gate in 2022. With a bit of sputtering and struggles, the team is trying to get things under control and back on track. One of the worrisome things is the performance of Spencer Torkelson early on. The former first overall pick broke Spring Training with the Detroit […] Detroit Tigers: Patience is a virtue with prospect Spencer Torkelson - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 5, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Michael Fulmer has been rock solid in new role

The Detroit Tigers have been off to a rough start during the 2022 season. But, one of the bright spots for this organization has been the team’s bullpen. They have been off to an impeccable start in 2022, and one of the arms who has really excelled is Michael Fulmer. Back in his early days […] Detroit Tigers: Michael Fulmer has been rock solid in new role - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
May 3, 2022

Detroit Tigers rotation takes another hit as Tyler Alexander heads to the IL

The Detroit Tigers are pushing along with the 2022 season. After a tough series with the Los Angeles Dodgers, they are trying to get back on track and figure things out. One of the areas needing improvement is the team’s starting rotation. Oddly enough, the Detroit Tigers were expecting vast improvements out of the rotation […] Detroit Tigers rotation takes another hit as Tyler Alexander heads to the IL - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Apr 30, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Ryan Kreidler’s injury a blow to team’s trade pieces

The Detroit Tigers season is not off to the smoothest of starts; that is easy to see by watching this team. Making a move to shake things up and stir the pot could be in the cards, even though it is very early. Momentum is going to be huge for this team. One of the […] Detroit Tigers: Ryan Kreidler’s injury a blow to team’s trade pieces - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog
Apr 29, 2022

Detroit Tigers: Tucker Barnhart’s offense is great, but at what cost?

This offseason, the Detroit Tigers acquired Tucker Barnhart, opting to see what he has to offer for the 2022 season, picking up his $7.5 million option. Barnhart is a clear-cut better option than what the Tigers had been trotting out there. While I mean no disrespect to Eric Haase, he’s better served in the outfield, […] Detroit Tigers: Tucker Barnhart’s offense is great, but at what cost? - Detroit Jock City - Detroit Jock City - A Detroit Sports blog