Tigers nab their top pitching target in Jordan Zimmermann: https://t.co/Fkw8kz9F8D
Tigers GM on Zimmermann: 'We Love This Guy'
Zimmermann Deal Makes Sense for Tigers
MLB Power Rankings After Latetst Hot Stove Action
BREAKING: @tigers continue big day, sign J-Zimm's Sticker.
Get @MLB.com Clubhouse: https://t.co/NHFjqlmdYB https://t.co/1g3SdDvk3x
I like the Zimmermann signing, but don't like the 15 HR's he allowed in his last 12 starts - am sure he didn't either
Andrew Romine, Jhonny Peralta, Brent Clevlen, Brent Dlugach, Craig Monroe, Chris Truby - now Jordan Zimmermann. The common theme is. . .?
Zimmermann's Deal Proof of a Changed Market
Zimmermann's Deal Could Hurt Other FA SPs
Tigers Need Heavyweight Like Zimmermann
Jordan Zimmermann: I can't wait to get on the mound
Avila: Jordan Zimmermann was our top target
Zimmermann deal was early Christmas present for Ausmus
Stock Up, Stock Down on Top Available Stars
Report: Tigers, Zimmermann Reach 5-Year/$110M Deal
Tigers Kick Off Revamp with Zimmermann Deal
Sounds like Tigers might go up to Wednesday night deadline on nontender decisions. Talks ongoing, according to Al Avila.
he's one of the great guys in the game, Scott https://t.co/m58sbNJ8Z6
With Zimmermann deal official, the updated 2016 @MLBDraft order: https://t.co/23yEaev0Bn | Will change as QO FAs sign. | @Nationals @Tigers
Verlander Excited for 'Big' Zimmermann Signing
Biggest Steals, Overpays of Offseason Entering Dec.
Every Team's Best Trade Asset This Winter
That new hat and jersey!
wasn't at Z presser - credit @cmccosky @DanMillerFox2 @riger1984 @jamesschmehl @anthonyfenech @drewsharp @JRoseWXYZ @DennyKapp for questions
Free agent pitcher Jordan Zimmermann finalizes 5-year contract with Detroit Tigers https://t.co/gftJeSCBWH #MLB
Tigers Wise to Sign J-Zimm Now Before Market Develops
U.S. Minor League HR Leader Hessman Retires
Winners and Losers of MLB Offseason So Far
Brad Ausmus to @JohnKeatingFSD - "It got quiet, then Friday morning, boom, there was a flurry of activity - and I said 'we have a shot here"
yep, better correct this right away - it's Zimmermann, not Zimmerman
Former Tigers C Avila Signs with White Sox
Trade for K-Rod Doesn't Fix Tigers' Bullpen
Zimmerman to @JohnKeatingFSD: "I'm one of those guys who needs to know where he's going. I didn't want to drag this out"
Gotta love that new jersey smell. Welcome to Detroit, @JZimmermann27! https://t.co/TJQIpfLwQj
McClendon Hired to Manage Triple-A Toledo
Report: Tigers No Longer Targeting Soria After K-Rod Trade
"not shopping in same aisle (as for Zimmerman) with next starting pitcher" - Al Avila
"you want to win (a World Series). That's all I think about" - Mike Ilitch
Report: Hunter Drawing Interest from DET, CLE, SD
Heyman: Latest Buzz, Notes from Around MLB
Mike Ilitch knows how to sell season tickets in late November
good q from @jamesschmehl on economics of off-season: "Everything fitting in line. Still plan on another SP and 1-2 relief pitchers" -Avila
Report: Papelbon, Storen 'Likely' to Be Traded
Takeaways from Early Hot Stove Chatter
"got close to signing (someone else) on a couple of occasions, but overall got our man" - Avila
Ilitch re tax: “I’m supposed to be a good boy and not go over it. If I’m going to get certain players that help us a lot, I’ll go over it."
Odds of Each Teams' Hottest Rumor Becoming Reality
Braves Send Maybin to Tigers
Avila: "Probably free agency is the best way to go, because you don't have to give up a player, and we want to keep our young players."
q from @cmccosky about fastball being down 1 mph: "Did not know it was down that much, but not concerned at all" - Zimmerman
Maybin Return Gives Tigers Options in OF
Braves Get 24-Year-Old Lefty Krol in Maybin Deal
Avila: We still plan on going out and getting another SP. We're still out there looking for at least 1, maybe 2 relievers at this point."
Ilitch: "I don’t care about the money, I want the best players."
GO OUT AND SPEND MORE NOW
Early Predictions for 2016 MLB Awards
Predicting Where Top MLB FAs Will Land
Ilitch: "I spend and I don't worry about it."
Beautiful words, really.
responding to q from Dan Miller about comfort level with upgraded staff: "I'm sure Brad (manager Brad Ausmus) wants a lot more" - Al Avila
Right a Wrong, Voters: Put Trammell in the Hall
K-Rod Uses Change-Up to Get Outs
Avila: "We talked to several pitchers, yes, and we did get close on probably a couple of occasions. But overall, we got our man."
Every Team's Most Pressing Need to Fill
Report: Tigers Showing Interest in Fister
“I just thought it was a good fit.” – Jordan Zimmermann on signing with @tigers. https://t.co/FTc3niKrul
Ilitch: "Everybody knows that pitching is the main thing in baseball."
Will K-Rod End the Tigers' Proven Closer Curse?
Baseball's Best Pitch: K-Rod's Changeup
The #Tigers announced today that the club has agreed to terms with RHP Jordan Zimmermann on a five-year contract.
Zimmermann: "I didn't want to wait until January into February. I wanted to sign early. I knew my value. I just thought it was a good fit."
Rodriguez 'Looking Forward' to Closing for Tigers
FanGraphs: K-Rod Has Aged Masterfully
It's official - JZimm to Detroit. Best of luck to him. A related scheduling note: Tigers visit Nats Park May 9-11. https://t.co/HzqZP9VGZe
Al Avila: "Our scouts, that was the No. 1 guy on their list, and our analytical department was on the same page, which was very reassuring."
Brewers Trade K-Rod to Tigers
Critical Mistake Each Team Must Avoid in Offseason
Al Avila - "good feeling to get your top target"
❤️ Menzin and the analytical department