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KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 1: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers walks to dugout after striking out with bases loaded in the eighth inning against the Kansas City Royals  on May 1, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Why Miguel Cabrera Is Not The Best Player Of His Generation [BLOG]

There is someone who slipped through the cracks of the baseball consciousness in recent years. One of Cabrera’s peers who may — and probably should — go down in history as an even greater player.

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DETROIT, MI - JUNE 14: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a solo home run to centerfield in the fourth inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians on June 14, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Extends Lead In All-Star Voting; Balloting Ends Thursday

The starters will be announced Sunday, with the pitchers, reserves and candidates for the final spot to be presented Monday.

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ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 03:  Alexi Casilla #12 of the Baltimore Orioles bats against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 3, 2013 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Tigers Trade For Infielder Alexi Casilla

The Detroit Tigers added infield depth on Monday, trading for Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Alexi Casilla.

97.1 The Ticket–6 hours ago

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 14: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a solo home run to centerfield in the fourth inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians on June 14, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Tells Fan He Wants To Compete In The Home Run Derby

Cabrera may have his sights on winning some more hardware, tweeting out that he wants to participate in this year’s Derby in Cincinnati — but only if he make the All-Star team.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2015

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Tigers-White Sox Game Postponed By Rain

Thanks to a chilly, rainy day, the Tigers-White Sox game was postponed more than two hours before game time. The game will be made up as part of a day-night doubleheader on Sept. 21.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 2: J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers reacts on the base paths after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on September 2, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

J.D. Martinez Hydrates Teammates With Help Of Remote-Controlled Cooler [VIDEO]

Detroit Tigers slugger J.D. Martinez celebrated in style on Friday night, after he crushed a go-ahead home run in the eight inning of a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 26:  J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers scores against the Chicago White Sox on a single by Jose Iglesias of the Detroit Tigers during the fourth inning at Comerica Park on June 26, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

J.D. Martinez Hits Clutch HR, Tigers Hold On To Beat White Sox, 5-4

J.D. Martinez hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, and Joakim Soria worked out of a jam in the ninth to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 26: Prince Fielder #84 of the Texas Rangers hits a solo home run in the first inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on June 26, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Prince Fielder Hits 300th Career Home Run [VIDEO]

Former Tiger Prince Fielder has joined his dad Cecil in the 300-homer club, making them the second father-son duo to reach the plateau along with Barry and Bobby Bonds.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2015

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Baseball Squad Makes History With First Openly Gay Pro

Baseball history was made in Northern California when the sport’s first active professional player to come out as gay pitched a shutout before an enthusiastic crowd that seemed more impressed with his performance than his role as a pioneer.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2015

CLEVELAND, OH -  JUNE 22: J.D. Martinez #28 celebrates with Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers after Cespedes hit a solo home run during the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 22, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** J.D. Martinez; Yoenis Cespedes

Cespedes Homers, Drives In 3 As Tigers Topple Indians, 8-5

Cespedes hit an RBI double off Trevor Bauer (6-4) in the first inning, homered in the third and added a sacrifice fly in Detroit’s four-run fourth.

97.1 The Ticket–06/22/2015

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