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  1. Detroit Tigers' Alex Avila, James McCann will likely reassume previous roles when Avila returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 |

    Detroit Tigers rookie James McCann has exceeded expectations since taking over primary catching duties after Alex Avila hit the disabled list last month. But don't expect McCann to remain the everyday catcher when Avila rejoins the team, which could happen by the end of this week.


  2. Baby born in 30 seconds in Florida hospital elevator, parents from SaginawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 |

    That's what happened when former Saginaw residents Jeff and Amanda Lumsden, now of Lakeland, Florida, came to to South Florida Baptist Hospital expecting to deliver their baby. By the time they exited the elevator at 9:52 a.m. on June 17 on the top floor of the three-story hospital, baby Addison was born.


  3. Detroit Tigers lineup: Nick Castellanos held out of starting lineup for second straight gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 |

    Detroit Tigers' Yoenis Cespedes, right, and Nick Castellanos talk while they wait their turn to face live pitching during a workout in Lakeland, Fla. on Feb. 27. Castellanos has been held out of the starting lineup for a second straight day as the Tigers try to avoid a three-game series sweep in New York today.


  4. MSU's Cam Gibson, first-round pick Christin Stewart among seven picks signed by Detroit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 |

    Along with their top draft pick Beau Burrows , the Tigers have officially signed six additional draft picks to deals this week, including first-round draft pick Christin Stewart. Stewart, the 34th overall selection by the Tigers in the 2015 draft, reportedly signed for $1,795,100 -- the full slot value for the 34 overall pick.


  5. Live updates: Detroit Tigers vs. Cleveland IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 |

    Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander runs back to the clubhouse during a spring training game against the Washington Nationals in Lakeland, Fla. FREQUENTLY REFRESH this page for the latest.


  6. Tigers top pick Derek Hill makes change, sees batting average climbRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 |

    Derek Hill of the West Michigan Whitecaps hasn't let his mind get in the way of a good at bat, and the results are in his average as well as his confidence. The Detroit Tigers top pick last year is batting .421 in his past five games and .279 his past 10 because of a change to the mental side of the plate.


  7. Detroit Tigers' Brad Ausmus confident Victor Martinez will...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 |

    Manager Brad Ausmus refused to speculate Tuesday about a timetable for when Victor Martinez will be ready to rejoin the Detroit Tigers. It could be two weeks when he's first eligible to return from the 15-day disabled list.


  8. Whitecaps manager Andrew Graham shares Australian connection with his third basemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 |

    West Michigan Whitecaps manager Andrew Graham swears he had very little say on where third baseman Kevin Shepherd landed in the Tigers organization this season. But, just to go there, it was indeed a g'day when the fellow Australian was assigned to West Michigan.


  9. Detroit Tigers injury update: Plan in place for Victor Martinez; Bruce Rondon set to throw...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 |

    "We've considered everything," Ausmus said when asked specifically about the possibility of a DL stint. "We've considered all the possibilities.


  10. Detroit Tigers first-round pick Derek Hill on disabled list with left quadriceps strainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 |

    The Detroit Tigers selected outfielder Derek Hill in the first round of the draft last summer. He is on the disabled list for Single-A West Michigan due to a left quadriceps strain.


  11. Detroit Tigers pitcher Kyle Lobstein working on going deeper into gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 |

    You're likely to see a more relaxed Kyle Lobstein when he takes the mound Sunday at Progressive Field in Cleveland. The 25-year-old left-hander is tabbed to get the start in place of a recovering Justin Verlander, and after seven appearances in 2014 he returned to the Comerica Park clubhouse on Thursday ahead of the Tigers' series finale against the Minnesota Twins .


  12. Open thread: Detroit Tigers vs. Tampa Bay Rays (chat)Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 |

    Anibal Sanchez will make his final Grapefruit League start Friday in the final spring home game for the Detroit Tigers this year. vs. Tampa Bay Rays Where : Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Fla.


  13. Open thread: Detroit Tigers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (chat)Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 |

    David Price will make his final spring start today when he faces the Pittsburgh Pirates at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Fla. There will be NO IN-GAME UPDATES .


  14. Open thread: Detroit Tigers vs. Atlanta Braves (chat)Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 |

    Tigers manager Brad Ausmus won't say it, but today's lineup against the Atlanta Braves might be the lineup the Tigers use on opening day. There will be NO IN-GAME UPDATES .


  15. Detroit Tigers' Ian Krol files police report after alleged home invasion robbery in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 |

    Detroit Tigers reliever Ian Krol already has enough on his plate to worry about this spring. Now, he has to deal with an alleged home invasion.


  16. Open thread: Detroit Tigers vs. Baltimore Orioles (chat)Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 |

    Detroit Tigers starting pitcher David Price makes his way past fans to the clubhouse after signing autographs at the end of a spring workout in Lakeland, Fla. on Feb. 24. There will be NO IN-GAME UPDATES .


  17. Live updates: Detroit Tigers vs. Miami MarlinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 |

    FREQUENTLY REFRESH this page for the latest. If you're viewing this on our mobile app, click here for updates and to comment .


  18. Detroit Tigers Gameday: Miguel Cabrera in lineup as designated hitter in home game vs....Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 |

    Miguel Cabrera is in the lineup as the designated hitter today. He will bat third for the Tigers split-squad team that is playing in Lakeland, Fla.


  19. Detroit Tigers Gameday: Joe Nathan, Bruce Rondon among those scheduled to pitch against...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 |

    The Detroit Tigers have four right-handed relievers who appear to be bound for the opening day roster scheduled to pitch today. Joe Nathan is among them.


  20. Who will start opening day for Detroit Tigers? Weighing the cases for David Price and Justin Verlander Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 |

    Detroit Tigers pitchers David Price, left, and Justin Verlander watch from the dugout railing during a spring game against the Baltimore Orioles in Lakeland, Fla. on March 3. Justin Verlander looked a lot less polished Tuesday as the Washington Nationals pounced on him for four runs in just four innings at Joker Marchant Stadium.


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