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CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 9: Starting pitcher Justin Masterson #63 pitches during the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on August 9, 2011 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Justin Masterson

Report: Tigers Interested In Veteran SP Justin Masterson

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.

97.1 The Ticket–11/29/2014

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 05: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers talks with teammates Justin Verlander #35 on the mound against the Oakland Athletics during Game Two of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 5, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Tigers Hoping Familiar Names Can Keep Run Going

With four straight division titles to their credit — but no World Series championship since 1984 — the boldness is understandable.

97.1 The Ticket–11/16/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 17: Anthony Gose #8 of the Toronto Blue Jays runs the base path between second and third bases during game two of a doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins on April 17, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Tigers Acquire Outfielder Anthony Gose From Blue Jays

FOX Sports’ Jon Morosi reported on Wednesday night that the Tigers have traded for outfielder Anthony Gose, sending top prospect Devon Travis to Toronto in return.

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05:  Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his double in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers, Martinez Agree To Four-Year Deal

Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said that the team’s number one priority would be to re-sign Silver Slugger Award-winning designated hitter Victor Martinez.

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05:  Trainer Kevin Rand helps Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers leave the game after he was hit with a foul tip in the sixth inning against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Avila was removed from the game.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Despite Host Of Moves, Tigers Have Yet To Make Decision On Avila

The Tigers did not announce a decision on catcher Alex Avila’s future, who has had a history of concussion issues stemming from the beatings he takes from foul balls while behind the plate.

97.1 The Ticket–10/31/2014

(Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 17:  A Detroit Tigers batting helmet sits in the dugout during Game Five of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on October 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Former Tigers Pitcher Jeff Robinson Dies At Age 52

Robinson’s death was confirmed Monday by both the Tigers and the Kansas-based Natural Baseball Academy, where he served as a pitching director, coach and instructor.

97.1 The Ticket–10/27/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 17:  A Detroit Tigers batting helmet sits in the dugout during Game Five of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on October 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Tigers Hire Former Pirates GM Littlefield As Scout

The 54-year-old Littlefield has spent more than 25 seasons in major league front offices and was an assistant general manager to Dave Dombrowski with the Florida Marlins.

97.1 The Ticket–10/20/2014

DETROIT- SEPTEMBER 27:  A general view of Tiger Stadium prior to the final baseball game played at the 87 year old Tiger Stadium as the Detroit Tigets host the Kansas City Royals on September 27, 1999 in Detroit, Michigan.  There was 6,873 games played at the corner of Michigan and Trumbul streets. The Tigers won the game 8-2.   (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Gettyimages)

Tiger Stadium Replica To Be Included In Little League Development Project

The Ballparks of America project is looking to lure the growing number of youth traveling teams to the two-thirds-scale versions of stadiums including Wrigley Field, Fenway Park, Busch Stadium and Detroit’s former Tiger Stadium.

CBS Detroit–10/18/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 15: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with fans after their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Keidel: Royal Blue Skies For Kansas City

Baseball is trying to be pure again. And when you consider the final four teams in the MLB postseason, they did a good job. The Giants, Cardinals, Orioles and Royals aren’t considered members of the monetary aristocracy, at least not at the level of the Yankees, Red Sox, and Dodgers.

10/17/2014

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