Acquisition Of David Price Could Turn Out To Be What Saves Detroit Tigers’ Season


When the Detroit Tigers acquired 2012 AL Cy Young award winner David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays at the end of last month, most fans were ecstatic. There were some, however, who questioned whether another starting pitcher was really what the team needed […]

Detroit Tigers Need To Get More Offense From Ezequiel Carrera


When the Detroit Tigers dealt Austin Jackson to the Seattle Mariners in a three-way trade that brought former Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price to Detroit, it created a window for 27-year-old outfielder Ezequiel Carrera to be called up and […]

Ben Zobrist Would Have Been The Perfect Fit For Detroit Tigers


Nearly three weeks ago, the Detroit Tigers pulled off one of the biggest shockers of the summer by acquiring 2012 AL Cy Young award winner David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays. The only way that the trade could have […]

Robbie Ray’s Inexperience, Inconsistency Could Put Detroit Tigers In A Tight Spot


This afternoon, the Detroit Tigers called upon 22-year-old Robbie Ray to make a start in place of Justin Verlander in the final game of a three-game series against the Seattle Mariners. Ray wasn’t exactly at the top of his game, […]

Torii Hunter Still Brings Energy And Life To The Detroit Tigers At 39 Years Of Age


On Thursday, the Detroit Tigers were leading the Pittsburgh Pirates by a score of 5-2 with one out in the ninth inning when Joba Chamberlain came in to relieve Phil Coke. Starting pitcher Max Scherzer had just twirled an eight inning, 14 […]

Detroit Tigers’ Alex Avila Still Shows Shades Of His 2011 Form


Over the past couple of years, fans of Detroit Tigers baseball have expressed their displeasure of seeing catcher Alex Avila strike out at an elevated rate. Having already fanned 110 times in 297 at-bats this season, that is more than […]

Detroit Tigers Need To Start Playing With Passion As Strong As The Fans


Last night, the star-studded Detroit Tigers fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates by a score of 11-6, relinquishing their stranglehold on first place in the AL Central to the Kansas City Royals. It should be noted that the Tigers have the fourth-highest payroll […]

5 Things Detroit Tigers Should Do To Avoid Another 2009-Esque Collapse


Detroit Tigers May Have Made A Big Mistake By Not Re-Signing Joaquin Benoit


On Dec. 4, 2013, the Detroit Tigers held a news conference announcing that they had signed closer Joe Nathan to a two-year, $20 million contract, which all but ensured that setup-man-turned-closer Joaquin Benoit would not be returning to the Motor City. Benoit, who […]

Questions Still Remain In Detroit Tigers’ Bullpen


  It is no secret that the bullpen has been an issue for the Detroit Tigers in 2014. Tigers relievers are currently sporting a 4.44 ERA, which is 26th in MLB, and they also have a BAA of .274 that ranks 29th in […]

Detroit Tigers’ Lack Of Left-Handed Hitting Is Still A Concern


Throughout most of the season, the Detroit Tigers have been able to get by with having only two left-handed hitters in Don Kelly and Alex Avila and two switch-hitters in Victor Martinez and Andrew Romine. For the most part, Martinez […]

5 Detroit Tigers Players Who Must Step Up In August