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As Friday Night Showed, Infusion of New Pitching Figures to Boost Detroit TIgers
August 1st, 2015 at 9:03 AM
The Detroit Tigers had a great chance to win three straight games for the first time since June on Friday. ***VIDEO1*** Considering an early 6-0 lead and plenty of momentum through the middle innings, it seemed like it would be a cinch. With this team, however, no lead is safe no matter...

Buck Farmer Returns to Detroit Tigers’ Rotation as Shane Greene Sent to Bullpen
July 27th, 2015 at 8:21 PM
Between Alfredo Simon and Shane Greene, it's been clear that another shoe was set to drop as it related to the Detroit Tigers' rotation. ***VIDEO1*** Monday afternoon, it finally dropped, helped likely by Greene's rough start on Sunday night at Fenway Park against the Boston Red Sox. The Tigers called up Buck...

Shane Greene Gets Chance to Close Out First Half on High Note for Detroit Tigers
July 12th, 2015 at 12:43 PM
The mystery of who will be the Detroit Tigers' starter Sunday subsided quick. ***VIDEO1*** It was announced early in the week that Shane Greene would get the ball, making his return to the Tigers for the first time since June. Greene had been sent to Toledo to work on things in the...

Kyle Ryan Back to Toledo, Buck Farmer Back to Detroit Tigers as Pitching Merry-Go-Round Continues
July 8th, 2015 at 9:58 AM
The Detroit Tigers have some problems within their rotation. It's obvious to the naked eye simply because of the sheer number of moves they've made with the Toledo Mud Hens in the past few months. ***VIDEO1*** Metaphorically, I-75 south is getting a workout again, as the Tigers sent Kyle Ryan packing to...

Consistent Starting Pitching Remains Biggest Stumbling Block for the 2015 Detroit Tigers
June 24th, 2015 at 8:53 PM
Walking around the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, it becomes obvious how important pitching is in baseball. ***VIDEO1*** Every championship team has had folds of great starting pitching. The examples are obvious through the generations, and patrons can follow them sequentially on the walls as they trace the title...

Despite Struggles Thursday, Brighter Days Ahead for Detroit Tigers’ Buck Farmer
May 29th, 2015 at 11:11 AM
By simply taking a glance at the box score Friday morning, it could be hard to be encouraged by Buck Farmer's third major league start. ***VIDEO1*** Early on, the youngster faced trouble against the Los Angeles Angels, getting done in by two home run balls off the bats of Albert Pujols and...

MRI Reveals No Structural Damage for Detroit Tigers’ Jose Iglesias; Kyle Lobstein to DL
May 24th, 2015 at 11:36 AM
DETROIT --- For some reason, be it his execution on the field or calm personality, Jose Iglesias has a black injury cloud that seems to follow him every day. ***VIDEO1*** Saturday, the Detroit Tigers' shortstop had another scare when he bumped knees with massive Houston Astros' first baseman Chris Carter on the...

Detroit Tigers Possess Young Relievers That Must Start to Make an Impact
November 20th, 2014 at 1:16 PM
The Detroit Tigers are embroiled in an interesting predicament when it comes to filling out their bullpen. ***VIDEO1*** A few new veteran pieces need to be added, but there are plenty of young options that are quickly rising through the system. Angel Nesbitt, a player that was protected by the Tigers from the...

Detroit Tigers Name Mike Maroth Pitching Coach of Triple-A Toledo
October 29th, 2014 at 10:58 AM
The Detroit Tigers have made another move to help restructure their coaching staff. ***VIDEO1*** No, it has nothing to do with Joe Maddon, who seems to be everyone's rumor du-jour. Instead, it involves teaching at the minor league level, and the hiring of Mike Maroth to take over as pitching coach for...

Anibal Sanchez’s Arm Setback Could Force Detroit Tigers to Consider Rotation Upgrades, Too
August 27th, 2014 at 4:26 PM
DETROIT---Injury news that the Detroit Tigers figured would get better by September got a whole lot worse on Tuesday with word that Anibal Sanchez is facing a setback with his injured right arm. ***VIDEO1*** While throwing on Monday, Sanchez felt pain in his right arm that according to the pitcher, felt like...

By Rising Above the Insessant Noise, Only These Detroit Tigers Can Save Themselves
August 14th, 2014 at 11:08 AM
The headlines late Wednesday night should have been about the Detroit Tigers' bats finally awakening in a commanding 8-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. ***VIDEO1*** They should have been about rookie pitcher Buck Farmer, who made his first big league start under emergency circumstances and pitched incredibly well, striking out four, looking...