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2 hrs ago | Federal Baseball
The Detroit Tigers are apparently bristling at all the coverage of the trade that sent Doug Fister to the Washington Nationals and Tigers' GM Dave Dombrowski responded to some of the criticism yesterday.
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7 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Akers missed his fifth field goal of the season wide right from 31 yards in last week's 40-10 win... COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - The senior vice president of the Baseball Hall of Fame is retiring at the end of the year.
11 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
Jim Leyland stepped down as manager and Brad Ausmus replaced him on Nov. 3. First baseman Prince Fielder and the $168 million left on his contract was traded to Texas for second baseman Ian Kinsler.
15 hrs ago | BleacherReport
The 2014 MLB free-agency market has caught fire this week, and there was no deal that was bigger or more unexpected than Jacoby Ellsbury's seven-year, $153 million move to the New York Yankees.
Miguel Cabrera has said it before, and he said it again. "I'm a team player. I'll do whatever is necessary to help the ballclub."
SEPTEMBER 24: Joe Nathan #36 of the Texas Rangers throws against the Houston Astros in the 9th inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 24, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.
Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski always leaves his options open. But he all but ruled out the idea that the Tigers could wade into the deep-salary end of the free-pool from this point forward this offseason.
All 30 of Major League Baseball's general managers must have gotten together recently and reached that very conclusion.
In this Oct. 13, 2013, file photo, Boston Red Sox's Jarrod Saltalamacchia celebrates after hitting the game winning single in the ninth inning during Game 2 of the American League baseball championship series against the Detroit Tigers in Boston.
The Tigers don't appear to be as good today as they were prior to the trade. But the trade definitely helps the franchise with its salary structure in 2014.
Oct 14, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia during practice the day before game three of the American League Championship Series against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.
Washington Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo talked to reporters today about the deal with the Detroit Tigers for right-hander Doug Fister.
Joe Nathan is on the verge of a contract with the Detroit Tigers, who listed a veteran closer near the top of their offseason needs.
By Greg Bowman It's a question Detroit Tiger fans have been debating for decades - Which team was better: The 1968 World Championship Team or the 84 World Series Tigers? Members of both teams will be on hand Wednesday night at 6pm to try and settle the question at "Showdown in Motown," a charity event at the MGM Grand in Detroit.
Depending on where you fall on the sanctity of uniform numbers, Ian Kinsler wearing the 3 is either sacrilege or no big deal.
The Detroit Tigers have signed three players to minor-league contracts, including one of the most popular and successful players in Mud Hens history.