Just as Leyland expects the Ballpark at Arlington to help Fielder, he expects Comerica to benefit Kinsler.
“They were looking for a power-hitting, middle-of-the-lineup-type bat,” Dombrowski said. “So when you looked at it it made sense from both perspectives if a deal could work out.”
This could end up being one of the greatest trades in recent Detroit history.
After Game 6 of the ALCS, Detroit Tigers slugger Prince Fielder said, “It’s not really tough for me. It’s over, bro.” In hindsight, those words look an awful lot like foreshadowing.
The 30-year-old third baseman is the first player to win MVP in back-to-back years since Frank Thomas in 1993 and 1994.
Since Scherzer won the AL Cy Young, I have become increasingly bitter.
“When you have a player who likes playing where he’s playing and an ownership that has been what Mike Ilitch has been in Detroit, it’s certainly something we would listen to,” Boras said.
A six-year MLB veteran, Scherzer won 21 games in 2013 and recorded an ERA of 2.90.
Just as they did during this season, the Detroit Tigers are trying to build a better bullpen.
Jose Fernandez arrived early. Wil Myers made it big after a blockbuster trade.
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Detroit Tigers’ Prince Fielder reacts after he was tagged out by catcher Buster Posey of the San Francisco Giants during the second inning of Game Two of the World Series.
WWJ’s Mike Campbell snapped some shots of Detroit Tigers and their families before they boarded the plane.