AL Central

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 15: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates scoring the game winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning on the J.D. Martinez #28 sacrifice fly to right field during the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on June 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-3. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

With Emergence Of J.D. Martinez, Pending Return Of Dirks, Who’s The Odd Man Out?

To add a player to the 40-man roster, the Tigers will have to drop one, obviously.

CBS Detroit–06/20/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 15:  Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers bats during the first inning of the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on June 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-3.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ausmus Says Too Much Hitting Work Could Be Adding To Offensive Woes

The Detroit Tigers took what manager Brad Ausmus called a “baby step” in the right direction Thursday, defeating the Kansas City Royals and snapping a three-game losing streak.

CBS Detroit–06/20/2014

BOSTON, MA - MAY 18: Manager Brad Ausmus #7 of the Detroit Tigers walks to the dugout during the game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on May 18, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Despite Another Loss, Ausmus Will Steer Clear Of Drastic Lineup Changes

“If you’re managing a struggling team and you do something radical … you kind of lose some of the players,” Ausmus said.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2014

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 14:  Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals is congratulated in the dugout after scoring when third baseman Leury Garcia #28 of the Chicago White Sox made an error on a ball hit by Lorenzo Cain during the fourth inning at U.S. Cellular Field on June 14, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian  Kersey/Getty Images)

Tigers Look To Recapture Comfortable Division Lead In Series With Royals

Winners of seven straight and 12 of their last 16, the Royals trail the Tigers by just a game and a half in the division standings.

CBS Detroit–06/16/2014

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New Manager Ausmus Has Tigers Atop Central Again

“I know this team is running a lot more,” Gardenhire said of the AL Central leaders.


KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 4: Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his two-run home run with Austin Jackson #14 in the fifth inning during a game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 4, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

The Tigers Are Better Than I Thought…At Least After One Month [BLOG]

I was sure this year’s version of the Tigers would struggle severely, at least early.

97.1 The Ticket–05/05/2014

Nick Castellanos #9, Victor Martinez #1, and Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Detroit Tigers Tickets Among Highest In The League Across Top Five Series

Detroit Tigers tickets are some of the most expensive in baseball at an average secondary market price of $105.09 and the top five series across the Detroit Tigers schedule are even higher in price.


CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 02: Delmon Young #15 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with his teammates after hitting a solo home run in the third inning against Danny Salazar #31 of the Cleveland Indians during the American League Wild Card game at Progressive Field on October 2, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Cobb, Rays Roll 4-0 Over Indians In AL Wild Card

They shut off the lights, cranked up the music and turned their clubhouse into a nightclub.

97.1 The Ticket–10/03/2013

Torii Hunter #48 and Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate with champagne in the clubhouse after the Tigers defeated the Twins 1-0 on September 25, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Tigers clinched the American League Central Division title. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

To The People Who Thought The Tigers Shouldn’t Have Celebrated So Much After Winning The Central [BLOG]

The moment you think that something will be universally loved is the exact moment when people start complaining.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013

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Detroit Fans Catch ‘Tigers Fever’ After Team Clinches AL Central

Fans in Detroit and throughout Michigan are coming down with a case of “Tigers Fever.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013