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.
The Tigers today announced that Dave Littlefield has been named as a major league scout, replacing Mike Russell.
Hockey website Kukla’s Korner is reporting that Mike Ilitch is apparently looking to sell off the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings and Little Caesers Pizza.
Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski expressed that Andrew Miller did not go to the Orioles because of a lack of effort on the part of the Tigers.
“I think we probably made more of an effort to sign Max earlier in the year,” Dombrowski said, “so I don’t think your odds improve.”
In return for Fister, the Tigers received young starter Robbie Ray, reliever Ian Krol and infielder Steve Lombardozzi (since traded), none of which figured prominently in the outcome of this season.
5. In reference to Andrew Miller – “We really did make a good run at him,” Dombrowski said Tuesday. “It was a situation where they thought they were going to call us back, and they […]
Martinez had a career year in 2014, belting 32 home runs and nearly winning the American League batting title with an average of .335.
The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.
In the last eight months, a razor hasn’t touched Joba Chamberlain’s face.