1. Tigers' Kinsler Excited for Change of Scenery

    New Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler doesn't mind admitting he had gotten comfortable in Texas. Until his traded to the Tigers in the offseason for slugger Prince Fielder, ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  2. Casey Crosby Excited to Try for a Job in Tigers' Bullpen

    LAKELAND, FLA. — For starters, Casey Crosby has embraced the change. Crosby, a 6-foot-5, 215-pound left-handed pitcher, was open to the Tigers ' suggestion that he come to spring training to try to win a bullpen job...

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  3. Observers Predict Bright Futures for Prospects Acquired in Fister Deal

    Lakeland, Fla. — They might as well have been dressed in black when they showed up at Tigertown for the beginning of spring drills.....

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  4. Verlander Throws 41 Pitches in Pen Session

    LAKELAND, Fla. -- Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander threw 41 pitches in his first official bullpen session of spring training.....

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  5. Tigers to Carefully Monitor Drew Smyly's Workload

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  6. Ian Kinsler Is in the Best Shape of His Life

    In anticipation of sweating much less in Detroit than he did in Arlington, Texas , new Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler showed up to camp this week with an already-trim physique ...

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  7. Scherzer to Halt Contract Talks During Season

    Max Scherzer insists he will not discuss a new contract with the Detroit Tigers if a deal isn't reached by Opening Day...

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  8. Scherzer Open to Discussing Contract Extension with Tigers

    LAKELAND, FLA. — Max Scherzer, who won the American League Cy Young Award last season, said Friday afternoon that he is open to discussing a contract extension with the Tigers up until Opening Day...

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  9. Brad Ausmus Wants Victor Martinez Catching Again

    Victor Martinez missed the entire 2012 season with a knee injury and caught only three times all of last season, but two years after his last regular game action behind the plate he's putting on the gear again this spring...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 95 reads 0 comments

  10. Pepsi Porch Makeover, Including New Bar, to Boost Comerica Park Seating

    Comerica Park will undergo a $4 million makeover of the right-field Pepsi Porch ahead of Opening Day, complete with 426 additional seats, a new gathering spot to be called the 416 Bar, ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 394 reads 0 comments

  11. Tigers Minor Leaguer Ronny Paulino Suspended 100 Games for PED Test

    That's strike two. Tigers minor league catcher Ronny Paulino has been suspended 100 games for testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs for a second time, Major League Baseball announced Wednesday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  12. MLB Team Needs 2014: Detroit Tigers

    It’s not often that you see a team jettison a $200 million player and a top starting pitcher and still look like one of the best clubs out there. That’s your cue to give Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski a hand...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 4,186 reads 4 comments

  13. What to Watch: 10 Big Issues Facing the New-Look Tigers

    Lakeland, Fla. — Some believe a fan's or follower's appetite for a particular team is tied exclusively to that club's ability to win.....

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  14. Miguel Cabrera Enjoys Return to Good Health Following Surgery: 'I Feel Free'

    Miguel Cabrera smiled widely as he tried to find the words to explain how good it feels to be able to move well. "Oh, man," he said Wednesday morning while sitting in the clubhouse at Joker Marchant Stadium...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 539 reads 0 comments

  15. Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander: Surgery Was a 'Blessing in Disguise'

    Justin Verlander called it a “blessing in disguise.” Better for the Detroit Tigers pitcher to have core muscle surgery following an off-season workout than during the regular season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 546 reads 0 comments

  16. Brad Ausmus in Lakeland: 'It Makes Me Nervous That I'm Not Nervous'

    Brad Ausmus sat on the corner of the desk in the Detroit Tigers manager's office to begin his first media session of spring training shortly arriving at Joker Marchant Stadium this morning...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 75 reads 0 comments

  17. Brad Ausmus Takes Traditional Approach as Tigers Manager

    Imagine for a moment. Game 4 of The World Series. The home team is on the verge of sweeping their opponent, it's the bottom of the ninth and they're losing the game 7-4...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  18. Tigers Won't Go Easy on Bruce Rondon This Season

    Remember the coddling of Bruce Rondon last spring? It's not going to happen again, and that's good for all involved.....

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  19. Alex Avila, Other Detroit Tigers Already Back to Work in Lakeland

    A dark blue circle of sweat encompassed most of the area on Alex Avila's shirt. It told the story of his first day of work at Joker Marchant Stadium...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 145 reads 0 comments

  20. This Year's Tigers Are Fundamentally Different

    The Tigers certainly are different. That's the one statement we can make with confidence as the team prepares to open camp in Lakeland at the end of this week. Different good? Maybe...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  21. Complete Detroit Tigers 2014 Spring Training Preview

    The Detroit Tigers have been kings of the American League Central for the last three years, winning one league pennant in the process but falling short of the ultimate prize each time...

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  22. Tigers' Justin Verlander Working Hard to Recover in Time for Opening Day

    LAKELAND, FLA. — The fans hunting autographs Friday morning just outside the training area at Joker Marchant Stadium had an amusing exchange with Tigers ace Justin Verlander about social networking sites Twitter and Facebook...

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  23. Joel Zumaya Calls It Quits

    After repeatedly trying to come back from multiple right shoulder and elbow injuries, flamethrower Joel Zumaya is calling it quits as Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports. Zumaya last pitched in 2010 with the Tigers ...

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  24. Andy Dirks Thinks Detroit Tigers' Speed Is Upgraded

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  25. Analyst: Tigers Made Best Managerial Hire of off-Season with Brad Ausmus

    This might seem like beating a dead horse but, with one week until Detroit Tigers pitchers and catchers report to Lakeland, we're going to share this with you anyway.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 months ago 71 reads 0 comments