“When you set goals like that and … remind yourself of them constantly, it opens your eyes to see how many goals you can actually reach.”
McCann starts spring training with a new perspective. Essentially, he knows now more than ever that he belongs.
In the first season with Ausmus at the helm, the Tigers ranked seventh in the majors in stolen bases, up from 30th the previous season.
While the concept of pitch framing is nothing new, what is more recent is the quantification of it, and the Tigers have taken notice.
With the Tigers back to work in Lakeland, how do you think they will do in the 2015 season?
“Sometimes with guys it takes a little bit of time to get good feel on a changeup,” Jeff Jones said, “and hopefully he’s gotten that feel.”
Joba Chamberlain could have made more money elsewhere, Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said Tuesday.
The Detroit Tigers announced today that the club has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with righthanded pitcher Joba Chamberlain.
Manager Paul Molitor said Monday that Hughes has been “penciled in” to take the mound on April 6 when the Twins play at Detroit.
Cabrera had offseason ankle surgery, but he says he hopes the hardest part of his recovery is over. He’s been hitting in the cage, and he says every day he feels his ankle getting stronger.