Tagged: ‘Detroit Tigers’

Ranking the MLB divisions from toughest to easiest
February 19th, 2017 at 11:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's a general fact of life in Major League Baseball that some teams simply have more difficult roads to the postseason than others do. In 2016, the American League East produced three playoff teams and a fourth with a record over .500, while the Chicago Cubs won the National League...

Top 10 MLB first basemen for 2017
February 15th, 2017 at 1:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Feb 14, 2017; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo gets ready to take batting practice during spring training camp at Sloan Park. Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports There are few positions that are both more fun - while simultaneously difficult - to breakdown than first base....

Rumors and Rumblings: Teams more willing to trade prospects
February 12th, 2017 at 11:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** There is something quite interesting about FanRagSports' Bernie Pleskoff's list of baseball's top-50 prospects. Of the 50, 15 have already been traded in their careers, including four of the top 10. Shortstop Gleyber Torres (No. 2) was dealt to the New York Yankees from the Chicago Cubs last July....

Michael Fulmer Extends Scoreless Innings Streak; Tigers Defeat Yankees 4-1
June 12th, 2016 at 6:41 PM
Heading into Sunday's series finale at Yankee Stadium between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers, Michael Fulmer had not allowed a single run to score in 22.1 innings. ***PHOTO1*** After Sunday's game, that streak extended to 28.1 innings, as Fulmer continued to be dominant for the Tigers and gave the Yankees...

Yankees Announce Lineup on Saturday Vs. Tigers; Masahiro Tanaka to Battle Justin Verlander
June 11th, 2016 at 4:14 PM
With the New York Yankees winning five straight and now have themselves over .500 for the first time since early April, they will continue their hot ways when they will play the Detroit Tigers in the second game of their series at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees will send up their ace...