1. Rick Porcello's 'Win' Is No Guarantee That He Will Remain with Detroit Tigers

    According to MLB .com's Jason Beck on March 26, pitcher Rick Porcello won the Detroit Tigers ' competition for the No. 5 spot in the rotation. Porcello has made #Tigers rotation...

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  2. Victor Martinez Should Not Catch in Any Games for the Detroit Tigers

    Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez is coming off of a horrendous knee injury which caused him to miss the 2012 season in its entirety...

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  3. New York Yankees' Move to Acquire Vernon Wells Is Low Risk

    Reports on March 24 are stating that the New York Yankees are close to acquiring outfielder Vernon Wells from the Los Angeles Angels ...

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  4. Report: Detroit Red Wings Want to Sign Free-Agent Defenseman Danny DeKeyser

    According to MLive .com's Ansar Khan , the Detroit Red Wings are pursuing Western Michigan defenseman Danny DeKeyser : "The undrafted free-agent defenseman from Western Michigan ...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about over 1 year ago 9,716 reads 31 comments

  5. Detroit Tigers: Is Justin Verlander Leaning Toward Free Agency?

    On March 23, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander told CBS Sports' Jon Heyman that he won't discuss a contract extension during the regular season: "Once this last start ...

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  6. Detroit Red Wings: Deadline Deal Will Be Harder Due to Realignment

    Ever since Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland took over the Red Wings' front office duties in 1997, he's had a clear-cut plan for approaching the trade deadline: find that added piece for a Stanley Cup contender that will improve the team...

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  7. Update on the Detroit Tigers and Rick Porcello Trade Rumors

    It appears that the Detroit Tigers are not only willing to trade Rick Porcello , but are being proactive about it by initiating contact...

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  8. Is Bruce Rondon Baseball's Latest Victim of the Hype Machine?

    To say that the Detroit Tigers ' rookie pitcher Bruce Rondon has had an up-and-down spring training is an understatement...

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  9. Detroit Pistons Aren't Helping Themselves Recruit Free Agents

    With the way the Detroit Pistons have been playing lately, no free agent will make Detroit their top destination. That is why the players need to play for their future and at least compete out on the court...

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  10. Detroit Pistons: Jonas Jerebko Is Taking Advantage of His Playing Time

    Detroit Pistons forward Jonas Jerebko has had a difficult season. The fan favorite has only played in 35 out of 68 games this season, and when he does play, it's only for limited minutes...

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  11. Detroit Tigers: Danny Worth Is a Threat to Jhonny Peralta's Starting Position

    Many fans were speculating throughout the offseason that the Detroit Tigers ' Jhonny Peralta could be replaced due to a perceived lack of range at shortstop. It seems the Tigers might have found a replacement internally...

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  12. Defenseman Kyle Quincey Is Vital to the Detroit Red Wings' Playoff Push

    Detroit Red Wings defenseman Kyle Quincey has been underappreciated by Red Wings fans since he was acquired on Feb. 21, 2012 for a first-round pick. Those same fans might realize now just how important Quincey is to the Red Wings' playoff hopes...

    Brett Kaplan Written by Brett Kaplan about over 1 year ago 1,265 reads 30 comments

  13. Detroit Red Wings Have It Right with Brunner and Filppula Contract Talks

    Due to MLive.com's report on March 14 about the Detroit Red Wings and goalie Jimmy Howard getting closer to a long-term deal, news about forwards Damien Brunner and Valtteri ...

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  14. Report: Detroit Red Wings and Jimmy Howard Are Talking About a Long-Term Deal

    According to MLive.com's Ansar Khan on March 14, the Detroit Red Wings and goalie Jimmy Howard are "making progress" on an extension: A source told MLive...

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  15. Full Update of Surprises, Busts and Injuries at Detroit Tigers Camp

    As the Detroit Tigers are gearing up for another run at the World Series title, they have been the talk of spring training with the national writers...

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  16. Detroit Red Wings Should Be Celebrated Regardless of Making Playoffs

    This is the first year in a while that the Detroit Red Wings could have a legitimate chance at their season ending on April 27, after their final regular-season game...

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  17. Detroit Pistons Need to Follow Brandon Knight's Lead

    The downward spiral of the Detroit Pistons continued Sun. March 10 when they got blown out by the Los Angeles Clippers 129-97, for their fifth straight loss. It wasn't necessarily that the Pistons lost, but it was that they didn't show any heart...

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  18. Rick Porcello's Pitching Is Making It Difficult for Detroit Tigers to Trade Him

    On Sun. March 10, Detroit Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello had another strong spring training performance against the Washington Nationals . Porcello threw five shutout innings, did not allow a walk and struck out four batters...

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  19. Detroit Pistons: Should Shooting Guard O.J. Mayo Be a Target This Summer?

    Since the season is coming to a close and it appears likely that the Detroit Pistons are lottery bound, several Pistons beat writers are speculating on whom the Pistons will target this upcoming offseason...

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  20. Detroit Red Wings: Why Trading Ian White Would Be a Mistake

    The Detroit Red Wings defense had several injuries earlier in the season, but it has recently been playing very well as the players are getting healthy again...

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  21. Detroit Tigers: Bruce Rondon Still Has a Chance to Close in 2013

    Heading into spring training, the heavy favorite to close for the Detroit Tigers in 2013 was rookie Bruce Rondon. Fans and media alike were speculating if Rondon could handle the pressure of closing for a World Series contender...

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  22. 3 Ways Nick Castellanos Could Throw a Wrench into Tigers' OF Plans

    The Detroit Tigers ' prospect Nick Castellanos has gotten off to a great start in spring training. He is seeing the ball extremely well and looks like he is the real deal as a prospect...

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  23. Detroit Red Wings Need to Proceed with Caution at NHL Trade Deadline

    With the April 3 trade deadline fast approaching, this is the time where rumors pick up, and the Detroit Red Wings are usually linked to several players from around the NHL ...

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  24. Detroit Pistons: Blame the Players, Not Lawrence Frank, for Current Record

    I am an admitted Lawrence Frank fan. I love his work ethic and philosophy on defense. That being said, with the Detroit Pistons ' 39-point loss to the San Antonio Spurs on March 3, this could be a sign that it seems the players have just given up...

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  25. Report: Texas Rangers Contact Detroit Tigers About Pitcher Rick Porcello

    According to a report by ESPNNewYork .com's Adam Rubin , the Texas Rangers reached out to the Detroit Tigers on March 4 about pitcher Rick Porcello ...

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