10:20 PM EST, Tue December 01, 2015
Grand Rapids Press

A look at where payroll stands for Detroit Tigers for 2016 season following most recent moves

According to Baseball Prospectus, the Tigers had an opening-day salary total of almost $173 million in 2015. The luxury tax threshold for 2016 remains at $189 million. The Detroit Tigers added closer Francisco Rodriguez and outfielder Cameron Maybin this week in an attempt to improve their roster and their playoff chances for 2016. How did those moves affect their payroll for next season? Glad you asked. Here is a rundown of the dollars the Tigers have committed for 2016: Veterans under contract* $28 million: Justin Verlander* $28 million: Miguel Cabrera* $18...