Tagged: ‘Brad Ausmus’

Detroit Tigers: Observations From 3/17/2017 Spring Training 3-0 to Yankees
March 17th, 2017 at 5:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Detroit Tigers players returned to Grapefruit League action on Friday as the club hosted the New York Yankees in Lakeland, Florida. Here are some observations from the game. Detroit Tigers fans saw another start from Michael Fulmer on Friday, as the right-hander took the hill against the Yankees. The reigning Rookie of...

Tigers’ Bruce Rondon has turned up velocity in WBC
March 17th, 2017 at 12:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** LAKELAND, Fla. -- Detroit Tigers reliever Bruce Rondon has turned up the odometer on his fastball for the World Baseball, just as manager Brad Ausmus suspected he would. He's faced only two batters so far in the second round of the WBC -- Tigers teammate Ian Kinsler and Nelson Cruz...

Miguel Cabrera injury not believed to be serious, Brad Ausmus says
March 17th, 2017 at 10:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** Mexico WBC Venezuela Puerto Rico Baseball Miguel Cabrera of Venezuela swings as he bats against Puerto Rico during the second inning of the World Baseball Classic game in Guadalajara, Mexico, Friday, March 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Luis Gutierrez) LAKELAND, Fla. -- The Detroit Tigers don't believe the back discomfort...

JaCoby Jones bolsters resume with big day, but will it be enough?
March 16th, 2017 at 6:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** ORLANDO, Fla. -- If JaCoby Jones wanted to encapsulate his case to be the Detroit Tigers' regular center fielder, Thursday's game offered a perfect platform. He hit a home run on the first pitch he saw. Later, he worked his way to a tough walk by taking, and fouling off, several...

Detroit Tigers: Victor Martinez & Miguel Cabrera Same Old Story
March 16th, 2017 at 5:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Detroit Tigers were representing their homelands in Wednesday night's World Baseball Classic game. And, Jim Leyland's USA team overcame Omar Vizquel's Venezuela team 4-2. For Detroit Tigers fans, it was difficult to cheer on one team over the other, but it was even more difficult to watch the disappointing performances...