Tagged: ‘Detroit Tigers’

Chattin’ Cats Week in Review: Detroit Tigers Still Barely Breathing in Playoff Chase
August 22nd, 2016 at 1:53 PM
Welcome to Chattin' Cats, a weekly piece recapping the most important talking point from the week before about the Detroit Tigers while taking a look ahead. The Detroit Tigers had a major opportunity to cash in this week with the tired Boston Red Sox coming to town. ***VIDEO1*** Did they pass? Well, if...

In David Ortiz, Detroit Tigers Lose a Major Tormenter but Also a Great Friend
August 21st, 2016 at 2:59 PM
Most fans of the Detroit Tigers probably won't mind seeing Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz retire. ***VIDEO1*** After all, it's impossible to count how many key home runs Ortiz, baseball's king of clutch, has socked against Detroit. There have been the ordinary, such as the shot on Saturday which helped the...

Erick Aybar Wastes Little Time Making a Big Impact for Detroit Tigers
August 19th, 2016 at 1:45 PM
When Erick Aybar joined the Detroit Tigers earlier this week, many immediately downplayed his addition. ***VIDEO1*** Aybar was only hitting .242 with the Atlanta Braves, and looking further and further away from the All-Star, Gold Glove caliber player he was with the Los Angeles Angels. Quickly, though, Aybar has come into his own...

Detroit Tigers Vs. Boston Red Sox Series Preview: Tigers Need Strong Rebound Against Boston
August 18th, 2016 at 1:19 PM
The Detroit Tigers are trending in the wrong direction as the Boston Red Sox head to down. ***VIDEO1*** Once ahead in the Wild Card, Detroit has seen a rash of injures and have now slipped back to the pack. The good news? Starting Thursday, they have four cracks at the Red Sox,...

Erick Aybar Represents Solid Upgrade For Detroit Tigers, But Will It Be Enough?
August 17th, 2016 at 1:13 PM
The Detroit Tigers made a midseason trade after all, dealing with the Atlanta Braves for infielder Erick Aybar on Tuesday. ***VIDEO1*** Going the other way in the deal were struggling Mike Aviles, who's Detroit career can only be summed up as a disaster and young catcher Kade Scivicque, drafted last year by...