Tagged: ‘Dave Dombrowski’

Mike Ilitch’s five best moves with the Detroit Tigers
February 13th, 2017 at 2:39 PM
Friday evening, the baseball world was heartbroken to learn about the passing of Detroit Tigers' owner Mike Ilitch. ***VIDEO1*** Over the years, Ilitch worked hard to field a competitive baseball team in Detroit, doing a great job of making bold moves and restoring the roar to a franchise which had stumbled through...

Detroit Tigers And Boston Red Sox Time Flap Is Much Ado About Nothing
August 16th, 2016 at 11:05 AM
Every time an east coast team such as the Boston Red Sox blows into town, they come in with their typical bluster. ***VIDEO1*** It's a subtle, yet palpable feeling of "we're the only ones that matter, cater to us or else!" Such was the case when the Red Sox apparently asked the...

Report: Former Detroit Tigers’ First Baseman Prince Fielder’s Career Over
August 9th, 2016 at 3:26 PM
Just three short years ago, the Detroit Tigers lost in the ALCS and Prince Fielder was a lightning-rod for the team's failures. ***VIDEO1*** Now, Fielder's career is reportedly finished thanks to neck surgery. Tuesday, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported that Fielder was likely done for the Texas Rangers, and that a...

Free Agent Solution: Could Jason Heyward Be a Fit for Detroit Tigers in Left Field?
November 25th, 2015 at 11:43 AM
It seems the only people that see a big-dollar acquisition in the future for the Detroit Tigers' outfield are in the media. Tuesday, yet another threw his hat into that ring ***VIDEO1*** Jorge L. Ortiz of USA Today looked at a list of free agent solutions, and placed the Tigers as his team...

Detroit Tigers Continue to Prioritize Analytics with Latest Reported Hire of Jay Sartori
November 10th, 2015 at 11:42 AM
Give Al Avila credit. He's walking the walk after talking the talk. ***VIDEO1*** When Avila took over for Dave Dombrowski in running the show for the Detroit Tigers, there was a feeling that analytics would become a bigger part of what the team does moving forward. Recently, Avila confirmed the need to...