Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Justin Verlander named Opening Day starter for Detroit Tigers
January 23rd, 2017 at 6:01 PM
The Detroit Tigers will be seeing a familiar face take the ball on Opening Day. ***VIDEO1*** Over the weekend, Justin Verlander was revealed as the team's starter for the first game of the season April 3 against the Chicago White Sox by manager Brad Ausmus. Verlander has become an opening day mainstay for...

Justin Verlander Doomed By Voting System That Badly Needs an Overhaul
November 17th, 2016 at 9:28 PM
Two weeks, two interesting election results, one of which directly stung Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander. ***VIDEO1*** Verlander, after having a solid season for the Detroit Tigers in which he amassed 16 wins, a 3.04 ERA and 254 strikeouts, was shut out from the win by his former teammate Rick Porcello,who had...

Detroit Tigers’ Pitcher Michael Fulmer Wins American League Rookie of the Year Award
November 14th, 2016 at 10:40 PM
It's been a while since the Detroit Tigers had one of their young stars rise to the level of Rookie of the Year, but the wait is over. ***VIDEO1*** Monday night, the BBWAA named Tigers' starting pitcher Michael Fulmer as their rookie of the year. It was the first time a pitcher...

Rumors Have Detroit Tigers Considering Trades of Miguel Cabrera, Ian Kinsler and Justin Verlander
November 11th, 2016 at 2:45 PM
The Detroit Tigers aren't even a full two weeks into the offseason and already, rumors are beginning to swirl about who could be on the move. ***VIDEO1*** This week, the Tigers were a hot name to note at the G.M. meetings considering their apparent willingness to begin the process of tearing down...

Detroit Tigers Total Four Gold Glove Finalists
October 28th, 2016 at 12:41 PM
The Detroit Tigers have been shut out of the Gold Glove voting the past few years, but that may be coming to an end in 2016. ***VIDEO1*** This season, the Tigers have four players up for Gold Gloves. They are Justin Verlander, James McCann, Jose Iglesias and Ian Kinsler. In the past...