Category: ‘Outfielders’

Detroit Tigers roster preview: Outfield edition
February 14th, 2017 at 1:23 PM
The Detroit Tigers made arguably their biggest change of the offseason in their outfield very early on this offseason. ***VIDEO1*** The Tigers shipped away regular center fielder Cameron Maybin to the Los Angeles Angels, but didn't make any other dramatic changes despite some persistent rumors. Now, they come into the season with largely...

Detroit Tigers’ Anthony Gose clears waivers, returns to Triple-A Toledo
January 25th, 2017 at 4:24 PM
Last week, the Detroit Tigers sliced Anthony Gose from their roster to make room for new center fielder Mikie Mahtook. ***VIDEO1*** Gose isn't going anywhere just yet, though. Wednesday, the Tigers announced that he cleared waivers and returned to Detroit's organization in Triple-A Toledo. Last year, Gose spent part of the season...

Detroit Tigers low-cost gamble on Mikie Mahtook could pay off
January 24th, 2017 at 4:15 PM
The Detroit Tigers added a new center fielder last week, but it wasn't the names many people would have expected. ***VIDEO1*** Instead of going out and signing an older veteran free agent, the Tigers gambled on a deal for Mikie Mahtook, They didn't have to give up a major prospect haul, only...

Detroit Tigers acquire outfielder Mikie Mahtook from Tampa Bay Rays
January 18th, 2017 at 8:08 PM
The Detroit Tigers have apparently taken a step toward solving their center field problem by adding Mikie Mahtook. ***VIDEO1*** Wednesday night, Detroit traded a player to be named or cash considerations to the Tampa Bay Rays for Mahtook, a 27 year old player who has taken a few steps the last few...

Report: Detroit Tigers looking at Peter Bourjos, Gregor Blanco for center field
January 17th, 2017 at 6:57 PM
The Detroit Tigers have been quiet on the free agency front this offseason, but a few new names have emerged in the hunt for a center fielder. ***VIDEO1*** A few weeks after it was revealed that the Tigers were looking at adding a low cost option, the team has been linked with...