Why Doug Fister -- And Four Other Free Agents -- Could Interest The TigersContrary to popular belief, Tigers general manager Al Avila made it clear on Tuesday that he is not under orders to slice the team's bloated payroll.
Can You Find Potential All-Star Players In Fantasy Baseball On The Waiver Wire?As we approach July, it's time to start thinking about the MLB All-Star Game. Even in fantasy baseball, All-Star players have value beyond what their stats offer. A lot of owners will trade for All-Star players even if they're not great fantasy baseball players.
Right-Hander Doug Fister, Astros Agree To $7M, 1-Year DealRight-hander Doug Fister and the Houston Astros have agreed to a $7 million, one-year contract.
With Seven Weeks Left, Make Sure Your Fantasy Team Is On Proper PaceEvery fantasy league has different rules, but most people play in standard Rotisserie leagues that feature limits on both games played by hitters and games started by pitchers—or some variation along those lines. You want to make sure your team isn't going to go over those limits too soon!
Acquiring Greene Could Make Tigers More Willing To Trade Porcello, PriceTime will tell, but at the outset, it looks like the trade for Greene has plenty of upside.
Dombrowski Says He Does Not Regret Fister Trade, Says 'Starting Pitching Was Not Our Downfall'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.
Doug Fister Keeps Nationals Postseason Hopes Alive Doug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Nationals capitalized on Bumgarner's one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win over the San Francisco Giants on Monday.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff DisappoinmentThe Nationals are facing NLDS elimination... again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.
Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League PlayoffsThe National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?
Former Tiger Doug Fister Has Skin Cancer Removed, Says He’s OkayA day after Washington pitcher Doug Fister said he recently had surgery to remove skin cancer from his neck, Nationals manager Matt Williams says players and coaches are very aware they’re at risk for the disease.
Former Tiger Doug Fister Has Skin Cancer Removed, Says He's OkayAsked about what appeared to be a cut on his neck, Fister said: "I had some skin cancer removed a couple of days ago."
Doug Fister Better Than Ever Since Tigers Traded Him AwayThis is one trade that Tigers fans will not soon let the organization forget.