Tagged: ‘Detroit Tigers’

Expect Victor Martinez to rebound for Detroit Tigers in 2017
February 21st, 2017 at 5:31 PM
The Detroit Tigers had a problem in 2016, when Victor Martinez struggled through the season with a hernia injury. ***VIDEO1*** It was obvious from start to finish that Martinez simply wasn't himself as it related to hitting and production, as the injury slowed his game completely. The Tigers had little they could...

Detroit Tigers: Analytics Writer Picks Tigers to Make Playoffs
February 21st, 2017 at 2:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** At least one baseball analytics expert has picked the Detroit Tigers to make the playoffs in 2017. Detroit Tigers fans should be encouraged by one pick made by Eno Sarris of FanGraphs. He posted his Ten Bold Predictions for the 2017 season on Tuesday afternoon one of which was the Tigers making the...

Detroit Tigers News: Chris Ilitch Doesn’t Technically Own the Tigers
February 20th, 2017 at 3:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Detroit Tigers news takes a look at the club's ownership situation after the passing of venerable team owner Mike Ilitch. Christopher Ilitch has taken over day-to-day ownership duties of the Detroit Tigers following the death of his father, Mike Ilitch, but details of the team's actual ownership structure aren't entirely clear According...

The five best Justin Verlander moments with the Detroit Tigers
February 20th, 2017 at 2:02 PM
Monday, February 20th, Detroit Tigers' ace pitcher Justin Verlander celebrates his 34th birthday. ***VIDEO1*** Through his years with the Tigers, there's been some great moments to look back on almost too numerous to count. Here's five of Verlander's best moments with the team ranked in honor of his special day. 1. No-hitter number...

Detroit Tigers: Five Players Who Need to Bounce Back in 2017
February 20th, 2017 at 8:38 AM
***PHOTO1*** Five Detroit Tigers players who need to bounce back after rocky 2016 seasons if the club hopes to contend for a championship in 2017. The Detroit Tigers entered the offseason seemingly intent on selling off several of their big-name contracts but did an about face on that strategy after on such...