Category: ‘Short Stops’

Three Spring Invitees with the Best Chance of Making the Detroit Tigers’ Roster
January 26th, 2016 at 7:59 PM
A few weeks ago, the Detroit Tigers released the list of players they intended on inviting to spring camp. ***VIDEO1*** The list ranged from pitchers to infielders, and included both established veterans and players who have never set foot in a big-league park. With a packed roster, few can be expected to...

Former Detroit Tigers’ Infielder Alan Trammell’s Hall of Fame Bid Ends
January 6th, 2016 at 8:29 PM
Alan Trammell won't have to go through the indignity of being dragged through another Hall of Fame vote. ***VIDEO1*** The Detroit Tigers' shortstop fell short of making the cut for the Hall of Fame once again on Wednesday, bringing about his run on the ballot with an unsatisfying end. This year, Trammell received...

To Avoid Frugality in Free Agency, Detroit Tigers May Have to Deal Ian Kinsler
November 8th, 2015 at 11:43 AM
The Detroit Tigers may or may not be motivated to spend money in free agency this offseason. ***VIDEO1*** Given the words of Al Avila and the tepid start to the MLB free agency period, it's hard to tell, but a trained ear certainly makes it seem as if the team will be...

Detroit Tigers’ Prospect JaCoby Jones Suspended 50 Games for Drug Abuse
November 5th, 2015 at 11:49 PM
Detroit Tigers' infielder JaCoby Jones is in trouble. ***VIDEO1*** Thursday, Jones was suspended under the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program for 50 games. Twice the infielder has tested positive, and as a result, he's feeling the heat. The drug in question wasn't' performance enhancing, but recreational Tigers' general manager Al Avila...

Dixon Machado’s Development Puts Pressure on Detroit Tigers This Offseason
October 28th, 2015 at 1:23 PM
It's common for fans of teams eliminated from the playoffs to give up on following the nuances of their baseball team in the month of October. ***VIDEO1*** With that in mind, here's a look at how Detroit Tigers' shortstop Dixon Machado is faring as he continues to play in the Venezuelan Winter...