Tagged: ‘Detroit’

Five Detroit Tigers Likely to be on the Trading Block This Offseason
October 19th, 2016 at 3:53 PM
The Detroit Tigers are in the midst of what seems like a rebuild, so they're not likely to be major players in free agency. ***VIDEO1*** That leaves the trade market as the biggest chance for general manager Al Avila's team to reshape their roster in the weeks and months ahead and retool...

Pressure on Al Avila as Detroit Tigers Hint They Will Start to Slash Payroll
October 18th, 2016 at 4:49 PM
The days of free spending seem to be coming to an end for the Detroit Tigers. ***VIDEO1*** Speaking Tuesday about his offseason plan to select members of the media, general manager Al Avila hinted that there would be a change in how the Tigers decide to do business moving forward. Avila admitted the...

John Lackey Could Have Helped Detroit Tigers More than Mike Pelfrey
October 17th, 2016 at 3:33 PM
As another MLB offseason gets set to begin, some interesting nuggets from the past offseason have begun to come to light. ***VIDEO1*** When the Detroit Tigers signed Mike Pelfrey to a two year, $16 million dollar contract, general manager Al Avila sold the move as something which could help the team given...

Grading the 2016 Detroit Tigers: Manager Brad Ausmus
October 13th, 2016 at 7:32 PM
The Detroit Tigers had many shortcomings in 2016, and while Brad Ausmus was far from the biggest problem, he was still a disappointment overall. ***VIDEO1*** In his third season, it was right for fans to expect more from Ausmus, especially as it relates to lineup construction, in-game decision making and bullpen decision-making....

Grading the 2016 Detroit Tigers: Bullpen Pitchers
October 12th, 2016 at 5:20 PM
Of all the places the Detroit Tigers struggled the most in 2016, the bullpen was probably the biggest sore spot for the team. ***VIDEO1*** Late leads melted away, and the Tigers were not able to keep momentum going late in the game for the team. How should the pitchers which put the...