1. Report: Miguel Cabrera and Detroit Tigers Have Spoken About Contract Extension

    According to ESPN's Jayson Stark on June 7, the Detroit Tigers and third baseman Miguel Cabrera , 30, have quietly held informal talks about a contract extension: "One friend ...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about 1 year ago 7,879 reads 29 comments

  2. Jhonny Peralta and Biogenesis Link Could Have Huge Impact on Detroit Tigers

    MLB may finally have found their "smoking gun" to link around 20 players for using performance-enhancing drugs...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about 1 year ago 7,223 reads 14 comments

  3. Detroit Tigers: Pitcher Rick Porcello Proves Why He Is so Valuable

    Detroit Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello 's 2013 statistics don't begin to tell the whole story of how valuable he is to the rotation. Porcello is showing his maturity on the mound and could be a mainstay in the Tigers' rotation for years to come...

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  4. Detroit Tigers Rumors: Latest News Surrounding the Tigers

    The Detroit Tigers have been streaky all season. Because of this, there are already rumblings that the Tigers will try and improve their team...

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  5. 4 Things We Learned About Detroit Tigers Through the First Quarter of the Season

    With the one-quarter mark of the 2013 season approaching, the Detroit Tigers have reinforced the fans' offseason hype that they are a strong World Series contender...

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  6. Detroit Tigers: Jose Valverde's Presence Has Brought Stability to the Bullpen

    Forget Detroit Tigers closer Jose Valverde 's blown save on May 12 against the Cleveland Indians and look at the positives...

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  7. Detroit Tigers: Matt Tuiasosopo Should Start in Left Field over Andy Dirks

    Detroit Tigers outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo has never played regularly in the major leagues, but his early-season success has earned him a chance to significantly increase his playing time...

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  8. Fact or Fiction on the Biggest 2013 Breakout Stars of the AL Central

    While there are many great things to like about the start of the baseball season, one of the best is watching that player or two on each team who ends up being the breakout star in April and gets off to a terrific start...

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  9. Report: Defenseman Danny DeKeyser Will Miss Rest of Playoffs with Broken Thumb

    After the Detroit Red Wings ' dramatic overtime win over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 2 of the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs on May 2, the Red Wings received bad news...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about 1 year ago 3,539 reads 10 comments

  10. Detroit Pistons Make Step in Right Direction with Phil Jackson Announcement

    The Detroit Pistons announced late in the evening on May 2 that Hall of Famer Phil Jackson will help with the Pistons' head coaching search in an advisory role. Pistons owner Tom Gores told Keith Langlois at pistons...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about 1 year ago 1,506 reads 30 comments

  11. Detroit Tigers: 4 Players Who Desperately Need to Make an Adjustment

    The Detroit Tigers have received some great contributions from key players early in the season, but there are still some who need to improve. Detroit is currently 13-10 and are sitting a half a game back in the AL Central...

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  12. Anibal Sanchez Proves How Valuable He Is to the Detroit Tigers

    Pitcher Anibal Sanchez set a Detroit Tigers franchise record on April 26 by throwing 17 strikeouts in a win against the Atlanta Braves ...

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  13. Detroit Tigers: Make Two Key Moves in Bullpen Including Naming Valverde Closer

    After a lackluster start to the season by the bullpen, the Detroit Tigers made two big moves on April 23 to try and stabilize it. According to MLive ...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about 1 year ago 1,170 reads 5 comments

  14. Report: Pitcher Bruce Rondon Called Up to Detroit Tigers

    According to MLive .com's Chris Iott , on April 23 the Detroit Tigers called up rookie pitcher Bruce Rondon from Triple-A Toledo and placed pitcher Octavio Dotel on the disabled list...

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  15. Detroit Tigers Bullpen Watch: Whose Stock Is Rising, Falling?

    The Detroit Tigers have shown throughout April that while starting pitching and hitting will be a strength for them, the bullpen remains a question mark...

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  16. Mid-April Grades for Every Detroit Tigers Position Player

    The Detroit Tigers started the 2013 season with high expectations to capture their first World Series title since 1984...

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  17. Detroit Tigers: West Coast Trip Will Be Beneficial

    The Detroit Tigers have gotten off to a 5-4 start, but records don't mean anything this early in the season. The team is is still trying to find its groove, and that is why the upcoming nine-game West Coast trip will help the Tigers immensely...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about over 1 year ago 1,712 reads 3 comments

  18. 3 Early-Season Detroit Tigers Storylines to Follow Most Closely

    The Detroit Tigers are still World Series contenders in 2013, but as their series against the Minnesota Twins showed, they must win the AL Central first...

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  19. Power Ranking the Aces of the AL Central Division

    With the first week of the season underway, it's a good time to look into the ace pitchers in the AL Central. While many readers might assume that each AL Central team has an ace on their staff, in my opinion, that doesn't have to be the case...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about over 1 year ago 9,452 reads 35 comments

  20. Report: Detroit Red Wings Land Defenseman Danny DeKeyser

    The Detroit Red Wings announced on March 29 that they signed highly coveted college free-agent defenseman Danny DeKeyser to a two-year deal...

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  21. 4 Reasons Justin Verlander's Huge Extension Is a Great Idea for the Tigers

    On March 29, starting pitcher Justin Verlander signed a massive extension to keep him in a Detroit Tigers uniform through at least 2019...

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  22. Detroit Tigers: Game-by-Game Predictions for the Month of April

    With the start of the regular season beginning next week, it's important for a World Series contender like the Detroit Tigers to get off to a good start early in the season...

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  23. Report: Detroit Red Wings Have Interest in Defenseman Jay Bouwmeester

    TSN's Darren Dreger mentioned on March 28 that the Red Wings have interest in Calgary Flames defenseman Jay Bouwmeester (via kuklaskorner.com ). If Dreger is correct, this is the second time the Red Wings have expressed interest in Bouwmeester..

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  24. Detroit Tigers Make Right Moves with Closer by Committee and Bruce Rondon

    MLB .com's Jason Beck tweeted on March 28 that the Detroit Tigers sent rookie pitcher Bruce Rondon to Triple-A and that they will be going with closer by committee. Rondon optioned to Toledo...

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  25. Detroit Red Wings: Weighing the Pros and Cons of Trading for Keith Yandle

    With the trade deadline approaching on April 3 and the Detroit Red Wings winning three straight against Western Conference opponents, it looks like the Red Wings could be buyers at the deadline...

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