Mailbag: Is Victor Martinez the Tigers' best option at designated hitter?
What is the Tigers' best strategy for filling the DH spot? How can we tell if Brad Ausmus is doing a good job? These questions and more in this week's mailbag.
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Tigers report card: Don Kelly was the people's champion
He didn't do much else, but he wasn't really asked to.
Like Brandon Inge before him, Don Kelly gets a disproportionate amount of love and hate from both ends of the Tigers' fanbase. Even Miguel Cabrera doesn't hav...
James Shields is too expensive for the Royals, but can the Tigers afford him?
James Shields is starting Game 1 of the World Series tonight. Would he be able to repeat that feat in Detroit next year?
With "Big Game James" Shields ready to start the biggest game of his life this evening, it only seems right to examine where Shields will be after the 2014 season comes to a close. Max Scherzer's departure looks like a foregone conclu...
Tigers payroll set to increase again in 2015
The Detroit Tigers are expected to see their payroll increase once again for the 2015 season, even if they lose some veteran players to free agency.
The Detroit Tigers had the fifth highest payroll in Major League Baseball in 2014, at $163.6 million on Opening Day. All signs po...
Russell Martin could provide an offensive upgrade at catcher for the Tigers
With Alex Avila struggling at the plate and with concussions in 2014, might the Tigers make a big offseason splash behind the plate?
Russell Martin had a career year in 2014, and it came at just the perfect time as the free agent figures to see a major payday. Alex Avila was a solid contributor for the Tigers in 2014, compiling 2.1 WAR in 124 games, but, his injury hi...
Tigers report card: Justin Verlander and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year
Okay, it wasn't that bad. However, like the children's book, Justin Verlander had many moments where he could relate to young Alexander on his epic bad day also now playing in theaters with Steve Carrell.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future. -John F. Kennedy
Should the Tigers bring back Torii Hunter for 2015?
Tigers could bring back Torii Hunter for 2015 instead of, but not in addition to Victor Martinez.
Torii Hunter has been a productive hitter for the Detroit Tigers over the past...
Tigers Report Card: Al Alburquerque was different, but solid
While Al Alburquerque did not have a typical blisteringly high strikeout rate, he still proved, for the most part, to be effective against the competition.
Yeah, I know that the title is boring, but I wasn't really sure what to call an article about Tigers' reliever
Steven Moya showing resiliancy in Arizona Fall League, minor league notes
Steven Moya is settling in at the plate and Robbie Ray overcame a pitch-clock violation to strikeout five in a recent outing with the Arizona Fall League.
Steven Moya continues to impress with the Arizona Fall League. After hitting 35 home runs with Double-A Erie this season, the tall right fielder mashed his first homer in Arizona Saturday night, finishing 2-for-4, w...