Dave Dombrowski said in mid-November that Detroit would not re-sign Hunter because the team did not want to use him as an everyday player
The Tigers plan to maintain Alex Avila as their starting catcher next season despite his issues with concussions and declining production since his peak season of 2011 according to a recent report.
According to the Cleveland Plain Dealer, the Tigers have expressed interest in veteran starting pitcher Justin Masterson, who spent time with the Cleveland Indians and St. Louis Cardinals in 2014.
“We’ve been bankrupt. We’ve been 0 and 16,” Raiola said of his time in Detroit. “You keep kicking us down, but we keep getting up.”
Both Price and Porcello will be free agents after the 2015 season.
The Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office isn’t satisfied that a sexual assault case against a former Tigers pitcher was dismissed.
The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has claimed the contract of righthanded pitcher Josh Zeid off waivers.
The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has purchased the contracts of righthanded pitcher Angel Nesbitt and infielder Dixon Machado from Double A Erie.
If the Detroit Tigers want to bring back starting pitcher Max Scherzer, they might have to outbid the New York Yankees to do so.
Selected as a Gold Glove finalist, Avila turned in a .218 batting average – the lowest of his career – and an on-base percentage of .359.