Martinez nearly won the American League batting title in 2014 with a .335 average.
Come on Papa Verlander!
Infielder Wilson Betemit has been suspended for 50 games following a positive test for a banned amphetamine under baseball’s minor league drug program.
The commissioner’s office said Monday his suspension will start when he signs with another major league organization.
Bergman spent nine seasons with the Tigers, his first coming in 1984 when he helped the team to a World Series victory.
Writer Jon Heyman lists twenty winners and has Max Scherzer and his agent Scott Boras 3.
The 45-year-old alleged victim claims that, after meeting Reed at a Royal Oak bar, she believes she was drugged.
“I like our ball club,” Dombrowski said, “and if we can get there, I like our chances.”
Nathan said the work he has done so far this offseason has gone well, from building confidence in his new arm angle to refining pitches.
The Detroit Tigers yesterday announced the club has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with righthanded pitcher Al Alburquerque, thus avoiding arbitration.