Category: ‘Players’

Five Detroit Tigers Likely to be on the Trading Block This Offseason
October 19th, 2016 at 3:53 PM
The Detroit Tigers are in the midst of what seems like a rebuild, so they're not likely to be major players in free agency. ***VIDEO1*** That leaves the trade market as the biggest chance for general manager Al Avila's team to reshape their roster in the weeks and months ahead and retool...

John Lackey Could Have Helped Detroit Tigers More than Mike Pelfrey
October 17th, 2016 at 3:33 PM
As another MLB offseason gets set to begin, some interesting nuggets from the past offseason have begun to come to light. ***VIDEO1*** When the Detroit Tigers signed Mike Pelfrey to a two year, $16 million dollar contract, general manager Al Avila sold the move as something which could help the team given...

Grading the 2016 Detroit Tigers: Bullpen Pitchers
October 12th, 2016 at 5:20 PM
Of all the places the Detroit Tigers struggled the most in 2016, the bullpen was probably the biggest sore spot for the team. ***VIDEO1*** Late leads melted away, and the Tigers were not able to keep momentum going late in the game for the team. How should the pitchers which put the...

Grading the 2016 Detroit Tigers: Starting Pitchers
October 11th, 2016 at 5:35 PM
The Detroit Tigers saw plenty of struggles in 2016 thanks to the bumps felt by their pitching staff. ***VIDEO1*** How should that staff be graded as a result of their performances last season? Here's a look at the final grades from 2016 for the group's whole effort. Justin Verlander: A. In a year when...

Grading the 2016 Detroit Tigers: Position Players
October 10th, 2016 at 2:28 PM
The Detroit Tigers put the wraps on their 2016 season last weekend, and are now beginning to look ahead to the offseason. ***VIDEO1*** Before that look forward is taken, a look backward is inevitable. How should the Tigers from last season be graded for their work on the field? Here's a look...