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5 hrs ago | Bless You Boys

Joakim Soria trade a massive overpay for Tigers

The Tigers needed bullpen help in a big way, and they just landed one of the better relievers on the market in Joakim Soria .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Joakim Soria, Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Jeff Seidel: Tigers' GM Dave Dombrowski must move quickly to fix team's flaws

Two hundred and sixty-one days ago, Tigers president/general manager Dave Dombrowski hired Brad Ausmus to be the new skipper -- a solid if not inspired decision.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andy Dirks, American League, American League Central, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Miguel Cabrera, Drew Smyly, Max Scherzer

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Jamie Samuelsen's blog: Tigers have to trade for Nathan insurance - and fast

Jamie Samuelsen, co-host of the "Jamie and Wojo" show at 6 p.m. weekdays on WXYT-FM , blogs for freep.com.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Bruce Rondon, Jose Valverde, Phil Coke, Joaquin Benoit

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Detroit News

John Niyo: Tigers get rude reminder how much they need bullpen help

Detroit -- First came the rumors. Then came the homers. This time of year, the two tend to go hand in hand.

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Related Topix: Sports, Al Alburquerque, Baseball Players, Ryan Raburn, Ian Krol, Joaquin Benoit, Drew Smyly

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Rant Sports

5 Reasons Why SP Doug Fister is Becoming Washington Nationals' Ace

SP Doug Fister is in his first year as a Washington National. His record is 8-2 after coming back from an injury he suffered during spring training.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Jordan Zimmermann, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Detroit Tigers

Lone Star Ball

Texas Rangers rumors: Joakim Soria being discussed by the Rangers and Tigers

Texas Rangers rumors: Joakim Soria, the closer for the Texas Rangers, is the subject of ongoing discussions between the Rangers and the Detroit Tigers, per Jon Paul Morosi: This should not be surprising.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Will Smith, Robbie Ray

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Detroit Free Press

V-Mart's HR/K rate among interesting milestone watches

Five potential baseball milestones to watch for in the second half of the season, from Sports on Earth's Michael Clair: With 21 homers and a 6.8% strikeout rate, he could join the 30 HR/40 SO club .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Danny Worth

Detroit News

Fans get their say -- and they say Tigers were a 'B' team in the first half

That's the one thing we learned, loud and clear, over the last seven days when we sent out an open invitation for Detroit News readers to chime in on Detroit's baseball team - and even hand out their own letter grades.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Victor Martinez, Alex Avila, Don Kelly, Rick Porcello

CBS Local

Report: Tigers To Call Up Drew VerHagen Instead Of Robbie Ray For Saturday Start

In his last two starts, prized Detroit Tigers prospect Robbie Ray lasted a combined 7 1/3 innings and gave up a total of 12 earned runs on 15 hits.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Robbie Ray

Bless You Boys

Midterm report: Tigers bullpen is their biggest weakness

The Tigers bullpen was blamed for letting a championship slip away in 2013. That came on the heels of a season where they went into the playoffs without a closer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Al Alburquerque, Baseball Players, Joaquin Benoit, Drew Smyly, Ian Krol, Phil Coke

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Washington Nationals

Nats look to build on momentum coming out of break

Before the 2014 season started, the Nationals were heavily favored to win the National League East.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Wilson Ramos, Anthony Rendon, Aaron Barrett

Federal Baseball

Washington Nationals' rotation at the Break: Matt Williams - "Our starters are giving us a chance."

Stephen Strasburg, Gio Gonzalez, Jordan Zimmermann, Doug Fister, Tanner Roark, Taylor Jordan and Blake Treinen have provided the Washington Nationals with strong starting pitching through the first 93 games on the schedule.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Tanner Roark, Taylor Jordan

Bless You Boys

Midseason review: Erie Seawolves

The Erie Seawolves have seen a lot of injuries and roster turnover this season, but are still competitive in the Eastern League.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball

Bless You Boys

Mid term report card: Tigers starting rotation not up to expectations

The Tigers' starting pitchers set themselves up with very high expectations for 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Game roundup: Scherzer, Tigers win duel with Dodgers

Max Scherzer held the Los Angeles Dodgers to one run in seven innings, outdueling Zack Greinke in a matchup of All-Star pitchers and leading the Detroit Tigers to a 4-1 victory on Wednesday afternoon at Comerica Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Max Scherzer, Javy Guerra, Mike Trout, Detroit Tigers

Federal Baseball

Nationals' skipper Matt Williams and the Orioles' Buck Showalter on Doug Fister

Washington Nationals' right-hander Doug Fister worked with what he had last night in Oriole Park at Camden Yards and earned his eighth win of the year with seven innings of work in the Nats' 6-2 win over the Orioles.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Wilson Ramos, Jayson Werth, Adam LaRoche, Chris Davis

Federal Baseball

Nationals 6-2 over Orioles on three-home run night in Oriole Park at Camden Yards

The Washington Nationals jumped out to an early lead and kept on hitting with Wilson Ramos, Ian Desmond and Jayson Werth all going yard in a 6-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Jayson Werth, Ian Desmond, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Baltimore Orioles

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Baseball Capsules

Detroit was without sluggers Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez, but the AL Central-leading Tigers scored two runs in the first inning and Scherzer made the lead hold up.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Max Scherzer, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Mike Trout, Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Dodgers

Tue Jul 08, 2014

TSN.ca

Orioles, Nationals postponed by rain; to be made up Aug 4

Bryce Harper will have to wait at least one more day to break out of his frustrating slump after Tuesday night's game between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles was postponed by rain.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Bryce Harper, Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles

WTOP-FM Washington

Doug Fister's view from above

Your average pitcher hates running between starts. He will do it anyway, with varying levels of reluctance, because he knows he needs to, or because he knows the coaches are watching.

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