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Tony Paul's top 50 MLB free agents (Updated: Nov. 20)

Tony Paul’s top 50 MLB free agents (Updated: Nov. 19)Tony Paul of The Detroit News ranks his top 50 free agents in Major League Baseball
  • MLB
  • 2 hours, 10 minutes ago
MLB

Monday's MLB: Rivera, Halladay top newcomers on Hall of Fame ballot

Monday’s MLB: Rivera, Halladay top newcomers on Hall ballotFormer Tigers Placido Polanco and Gary Sheffield are among 15 new candidates on this year's ballot.
  • MLB
  • 6 hours, 36 minutes ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Gilbert's casino sale fuels Tigers talk — or not

Howes: Gilbert’s casino sale fuels Tigers talkDespite Ilitch family's public commitment to long-term ownership of the MLB club, Gilbert move to sell Greektown casino drives Tigers sale talk.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

Thursday's baseball: Betts, Yelich named MVPs

Thursday’s baseball: Betts, Yelich named MVPsBoston’s Mookie Betts and Milwaukee’s Christian Yelich were runaway winners of the Most Valuable Player awards after the 26-year-old outfielders led their teams to first-place finishes with dominant seasons that included batting titles.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
MLB

Memorial service for Detroit MLB pitcher Ken Howell is Saturday

Memorial service for Detroit MLB pitcher Ken Howell is SaturdayKen Howell, a Detroit native who went on to a seven-year MLB career as a pitcher with the Los Angeles Dodgers and Philadelphia Phillies in the 1980s, died Friday at the age of 57 in West Bloomfield.
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  • 5 days ago
Sports

Wednesday's baseball: Snell, deGrom take home Cy Young awards

Wednesday’s baseball: Snell, deGrom take home Cy Young awardsDeGrom easily won the National League Cy Young Award on Wednesday night, a reward for a historically fruitless season in Flushing. The right-hander won just 10 games, the fewest ever by a Cy Young-winning starter.
  • Sports
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Tigers

Henning: Tigers face intriguing options with Nick Castellanos

Henning: Tigers face intriguing options with CastellanosWill he be traded? Will he remain in Detroit past 2019? The Tigers, and Castellanos, await the trade and free-agent markets for resolution.
  • Tigers
  • 1 week ago
Tigers

Niko Goodrum hauls in Tigers rookie of the year honors

Goodrum named Tigers rookie of the yearThe utility player, who hit .245 with 16 home runs and 53 RBIs this season, was voted as the team's top rookie by the Detroit Sports Media group.
  • Tigers
  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
Tigers

FanGraphs ranks Tigers farm system No. 8 in all of baseball

FanGraphs ranks Tigers farm system No. 8 in all of baseballThe Tigers trail the San Diego Padres, Atlanta Braves, Chicago White Sox, Tampa Bay Rays, Toronto Blue Jays, Cincinnati Reds and Minnesota Twins.
  • Tigers
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Tigers

Miguel Cabrera, ex-mistress square off in court; child-support decision expected in December

Child-support order in Cabrera lawsuit expected in DecemberCabrera, the Tigers slugger, and the woman, Belkis Mariella Rodriguez, appeared last week in a bench trial in Orlando, Fla.
  • Tigers
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Tigers

Nick Castellanos near-unanimous choice for BBWAA Tiger of the Year

Castellanos named 2018 Tiger of the YearNick Castellanos led the Tigers with 23 home runs, 46 doubles, 310 total bases, 88 runs scored, 110 runs created and 89 runs batted in last season.
  • Tigers
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
MLB

Tuesday's MLB: Melvin named top AL manager; Snitker takes NL honor

Tuesday’s MLB: Melvin named top AL manager; Snitker takes NL honorAtlanta’s Brian Snitker won the National League award following the Braves’ surprising first-place finish.
  • MLB
  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Avila laying Tigers roster groundwork at GM meetings

Henning: Avila laying Tigers roster groundwork at GM meetingsGetting a sense for rival GM plans, making initial forays into the free-agent market, among Tigers plans as they seek a new shortstop and starters.
  • Lynn Henning
  • 2 weeks ago
Tigers

Tigers prospects adding polish in Arizona, winter leagues, Lakeland

Tigers prospects adding some offseason polishIn the high-caliber Arizona Fall League, as well as in the Caribbean, top Tigers talent competes, while younger prospects add muscle at Tigertown.
  • Tigers
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Lions don’t fit Detroit’s rebuilding age

Niyo: Lions don’t fit Detroit’s rebuilding ageDetroit’s professional sports teams continue to break ground on rebuilding projects around town, all part of a Reconstruction Era the likes of which we haven’t seen in generations.
  • John Niyo
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Tigers

Justin Verlander, Kate Upton share photos of first daughter

Verlander, Upton share photos of first childThe couple post photos of Genevieve Upton Verlander, who was born on Nov. 7, on social media
  • Tigers
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Tigers

Tigers grab bench help, and left-handed reliever, on waivers

Tigers grab bench help, and reliever, on waiversSuper-sub Brandon Dixon claimed from Reds, while left-handed pitcher Jose Fernandez is grabbed from the Blue Jays as Tigers 40-man roster grows to 38.
  • Tigers
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Tigers

Mensching: Hard to say Dombrowski could've made Tigers' rebuild better

Mensching: Hard to say Dombrowski could’ve made Tigers’ rebuild betterWhat would have happened if late owner Mike Ilitch had stuck by Dave Dombrowski, the man who took a perennial 100-loss organization to some of the most exciting and successful baseball in Detroit?
  • Tigers
  • 3 weeks ago
Tigers

Bill Freehan's baseball skills, history yet awe Tigers teammates

Bill Freehan’s baseball skills, history yet awe Tigers teammatesTigers catcher, whose Hall of Fame support is loud and resolute, now deals with dementia 50 years after he helped Detroit win an epic World Series
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Detroit Tigers catcher Bill Freehan

Detroit Tigers catcher Bill FreehanDetroit Tigers catcher Bill Freehan
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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The Detroit News' 2018 Detroit Tigers final grades

The Detroit News’ 2018 Detroit Tigers final gradesChris McCosky of The Detroit News offers his final grades for the Detroit Tigers' 2018 season.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Tigers

Tigers have 250-1 odds to win 2019 World Series

Tigers have 250-1 odds to win 2019 World SeriesThe Detroit Tigers are tied with two other teams – Kansas City and Miami – for the second-worst odds at 250-1.
  • Tigers
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Tigers

The Tigers Show: 2018 season in review

The Tigers Show: 2018 season in reviewWojo, Henning, McCosky wrap up the 2018 season for the rebuilding Tigers
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Tigers

Tigers TV broadcasters through the years

Tigers TV broadcasters through the yearsThe Detroit Tigers have a rich history of TV broadcasters. Take a look back at all the voices throughout the years.
  • Tigers
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
MLB

Wednesday’s MLB: Giants great McCovey dies at 80

Wednesday’s MLB: Giants great McCovey dies at 80San Francisco — Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed “Stretch” for his 6-foot-4 height and those long arms, died Wednesday. He was 80.
  • MLB
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Tigers

It's official: Tigers' Daniel Norris to play in Japan All-Star Series for MLB

Tigers’ Daniel Norris to play in Japan All-Star Series for MLBThe Detroit Tigers left-hander was named Monday to the major-league roster for the Japan All-Star Series next month with Nippon Professional Baseball.
  • Tigers
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
MLB

Muncy's walk-off HR ends 18-inning marathon, Dodgers climb back in Series

In longest World Series game, Dodgers outlast Red Sox in 18Max Muncy's leadoff homer off Nathan Eovaldi ended the longest World Series game ever.
  • MLB
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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