Tagged: ‘Brad Ausmus’

Tigers Den Roundtable: What are the positives from the Tigers’ 2017 season?
August 17th, 2017 at 1:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images Watching the 2017 Detroit Tigers has been an exercise in futility. On paper, they have enough talent to match up with nearly any team in the American League. If their veterans could remain healthy and productive, it's not unreasonable...

Rangers 6, Tigers 2: Maybe Fulmer needed a rehab assignment
August 14th, 2017 at 11:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports Michael Fulmer looked rather rusty in his return from the disabled list. He got knocked around a bit early, compounding it with unforced errors and his team couldn't pick him up, falling 6-2 to the Texas Rangers on Monday. The...

Tigers send Bruce Rondon to minors after he takes loss on Sunday
August 13th, 2017 at 6:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- Add another chapter to the up-and-down saga of Detroit Tigers reliever Bruce Rondon. Rondon was optioned to Triple-A Toledo after Sunday's game in which he walked both batters he faced. Michael Fulmer will be activated from the disabled list before Monday's game at Texas to take Rondon's spot. Drew...

Miguel Cabrera leaves game with lower back soreness
August 12th, 2017 at 11:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- Miguel Cabrera left the Saturday night's game in the seventh inning with lower back or hip soreness. He is unlikely to play on Sunday, manager Brad Ausmus said. Cabrera has battled back issues over the last several years, but they've been more pronounced in 2017, starting with the...

Nicholas Castellanos’ baserunning blunder baffles Tigers manager
August 11th, 2017 at 11:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- A critical baserunning blunder by Nicholas Castellanos left manager Brad Ausmus exasperated after the Detroit Tigers dropped another game Friday night at Comerica Park.  Ausmus, who rarely offers public criticism of his players, said Castellanos' gaffe was inexplicable. "I do my best to defend guys, but I can't defend...