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Tigers could keep both Reed and Putkonen on the roster
One of the few open spots on the Tigers ' 25 man roster is the one that Manager Brad Ausmus would like to fill with a second left handed reliever.
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2014 Team Preview: Detroit Tigers
MARCH 10: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers touches third base following a third inning home run against the St. Louis Cardinals during a game at Roger Dean Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Jupiter, Florida.
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Short At Shortstop? Detroit Tigers Weigh Internal Options
May 20, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA; Washington Nationals infielder Steve Lombardozzi prepares to field the ball against the San Francisco Giants in the eighth inning at AT&T Park.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Spring roundup: Tomko, 41, to attempt comeback
Nothing real Earth-shattering happened Thursday in terms of Major League Baseball news, so let's just get to it.
Doug Fister's injury means Nationals may need more than just one extra starter
Last season the Nationals dipped into the minor leagues to stabilize a starting rotation that had not needed such help the year before.
Doug Fister felt tightness in his elbow after throwing
Doug Fister isn't out of the woods yet with his inflamed elbow, as the Nationals right-hander felt soreness after playing catch this morning for the third straight day.
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Detroit Tigers: 2014 season preview
In 2013, the Detroit Tigers entered the season as a heavy favorite, as heavy as Prince Fielder .
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Tigers make first round of cuts; reliever Luis Marte granted his release
For the first time this spring, there were some empty locker stalls upon the walk into the Joker Marchant Stadium home clubhouse Wednesday morning.
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Better know a Tiger: Steve Lombardozzi
You may think you know Steve Lombardozzi . The name conjures thoughts of a light hitting utility infielder.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Chat LIVE with Al Melchior, Wed., noon ET
Cubs manager Rick Renteria said shortstop prospect Javier Baez is close to appearing in a spring game at second or third base.
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Keeping Score: Clearing the cobwebs for Opening Day
After the MLB Winter Meetings, I mildly checked out. Time to fully check back in and see where Brad Ausmus' first edition of the Detroit Tigers is heading with Opening Day getting closer all the time.
Analysis: Expect left-hander Phil Coke to stick with Detroit Tigers beyond Wednesday deadline
The Detroit Tigers waived Brennan Boesch in the middle of March last spring so they would be on the hook for just one-sixth of his salary.
Drew Smyly Cements Tigers' Rotation As Lone Lefty
CBS Local Sports , in our " 30 Players 30 Days " spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day.
Nationals' Starter Doug Fister To Throw Off Flat Ground Today
After the initial panic in NatsTown upon hearing that new Washington Nationals' starter Doug Fister was sidelined with inflammation in his right elbow, the news has been relatively positive and on Monday Nats' skipper Matt Williams said Fister would throw on flat ground today.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
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Cards vs. Tigers Spring GameThread 3/10
Peter Bourjos and Jon Jay are sharing the field this afternoon, but what might be the most important spring training battle of all continues as Shelby Miller's "other" pitches take up arms against the idea that they don't actually exist.
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Detroit Tigers Links: Austin Jackson's natural swing & Alex Avila's pitch framing
Can Austin Jackson carry his natural swing into the regular season, Alex Avila's pitch framing is still pretty good, and the Detroit Tigers are this year's World Series favorite.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Tigers have no interest in trading Rick Porcello, despite report
The Tigers young right-hander was the constant subject of such speculation a year ago, but eventually wasn't dealt and, instead, maintained the fifth spot in the rotation.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Tigers' Drew Smyly knows improving changeup is his 'next-level' pitch
Odds are if you ever caught Drew Smyly shaking off his catcher at any point the last two years, the catcher had called for a changeup.
Nationals Injury Update: Matt Williams On Doug Fister's Elbow Inflammation
Washington Nationals' manager Matt Williams updated reporters on Doug Fister's status after announcing on Friday that the 30-year-old right-hander was dealing with inflammation in his right elbow after making his first start of the spring for the Nats.
Know Your Enemy: Washington Nationals
The Washington Nationals were the pick to represent the National League in the World Series at this time last year, but they never got going as they finished with a 86-76 record.