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LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 23: Manager Brad Ausmus #7 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait during photo day on February 23, 2014 at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Tigers Beat Florida Southern In Ausmus’ Debut

Brad Ausmus was a winner in his first game as a manager as the Detroit Tigers beat Florida Southern 12-0 Tuesday in an exhibition matchup.

97.1 The Ticket–02/25/2014

LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 23:  Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait during photo day on February 23, 2014 at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Ausmus Announces Lineup For First Spring Training Game

What Ausmus has revealed of the batting order looks quite different from what the lineup looked like in 2013.

CBS Detroit–02/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 10:  Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Oakland Athletics during Game Five of the American League Division Series at Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Verlander, Scherzer, Sanchez All In Mix For Opening Day Start

Unlike previous seasons, this year Justin Verlander may have some competition as the Opening Day starter for the Detroit Tigers.

CBS Detroit–02/19/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - JUNE 4: Home plate umpire Gary Cederstrom #38 discusses with the other umpires whether a ball hit by Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies in the eighth inning against the Cincinnati Reds is a home run at Great American Ball Park on June 4, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. After an instant replay review the hit was ruled a home run and the Rockies defeated the Reds 5-4. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

MLB Managers Ready To Test Expanded Video Replay

Major League Baseball managers are getting ready to test the expanded instant replay system.

97.1 The Ticket–02/19/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 16: Infielder Ian Kinsler #5 of the Texas Rangers leads off against the Tampa Bay Rays September 16, 2013 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. The Rays won 6 - 2. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Kinsler Excited For Change Of Scenery

New Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler doesn’t mind admitting he had gotten comfortable in Texas.

97.1 The Ticket–02/18/2014

22 Aug 1999: Brad Ausmus #12 of the Detroit Tigers stands on second base during the game against the California Angels at Edison Field in Anaheim, California. The Tigers defeated the Angels 12-3. Credit: Tom Hauck /Allsport

After Short Holiday Break, Ausmus Back To Work Before Spring Training

The new rookie manager of the Detroit Tigers has stayed busy preparing for the season, and now is no time to let off the gas.

CBS Detroit–01/07/2014

Jose Iglesias #1 of the Detroit Tigers slides back safe to first base following a pop fly ball in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Six of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Are The Tigers Getting Better This Off-Season?

Attempting to write a blog about the Tigers off-season is, to quote Cosell, an exercise in futility.

97.1 The Ticket–12/13/2013

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 30: Joba Chamberlain #62 of the New York Yankees pitches against the New York Mets during their game on May 30, 2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dombrowski Refutes Idea That Tigers Are Cutting Payroll

“I’m not really sure where that comes from other than people continuing to talk about it,” Dombrowski said, “but the reality is it’s not true.”

CBS Detroit–12/13/2013

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 30:  Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers bats during the game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers won the game 6-1. (Photo by Paul Spinelli/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Morosi: Tigers A Long-Shot Candidate For Outfielder Matt Kemp

In 2011, Kemp hit .324 with 39 home runs and 126 RBIs.

CBS Detroit–12/11/2013

Brad Ausmus - File 2000 (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

New Tigers Manager Brad Ausmus Talks Strategy, Clubhouse, Female Fans

Since new Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus has never managed a game before, no one really knows too much about his managing style.

CBS Detroit–11/06/2013