No one knows how long Shields can pitch the way he has the past four years, but his track record and Detroit’s need make him worth a look.
Dombrowski said the Tigers are not actively pursuing Max Scherzer, but they may be going after the second-best starter on the market.
Price won the Cy Young in 2012, has a career ERA of 3.21 and becomes a free agent following the 2015 season.
After Cabrera posted the picture, Rand confirmed Cabrera has been cleared to leave the walking boot in the dust.
Major League Baseball will use a pitch clock this season in Class Triple-A and Double-A games.
Not surprisingly, the Tigers were not included in Olney’s ranking of baseball’s top 10 bullpens.
Even limited by the injuries, the two-time MVP turned in a batting average of .313 and smacked 25 home runs and a career-high 52 doubles.
Investing in Scherzer is inherently risky because the amount of the investment will be so great, but in my mind, the risk is worth taking.
It’s always smart to be aware of your surrounding.
Outfielder Delmon Young has finalized a $2.25 million, one-year contract to play a second season with the Baltimore Orioles.