Meet the 2017 Detroit Tigers

The Detroit News

The Detroit Tigers season is right around the corner.

Spring training is winding down, final cuts are being made, and the team that opens its season Monday in Chicago against the White Sox is taking shape.

Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, left, has some fun with an agility drill, forming a Conga line behind Mikie Mahtook. At the front of the line is Justin Upton, right, and Andrew Romine. Tigers work out at spring training at the Tigers practice fields in Lakeland, Fla. on Feb. 18, 2017. 
(Robin Buckson / Detroit News)

Chris McCosky of The Detroit News offers player-by-player analysis of the roster, including a few players still fighting for roster spots. Click through the photo gallery to read his analysis.

After a three-game series in Chicago, the Tigers open their home schedule 1:10 p.m. Friday against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park.