Doug Fister

BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 12:  Starting pitcher Shane Greene #61 of the New York Yankees throws a pitch in the first innning during a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 12, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Acquiring Greene Could Make Tigers More Willing To Trade Porcello, Price

Time will tell, but at the outset, it looks like the trade for Greene has plenty of upside.

CBS Detroit–12/05/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 16:  Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers throws the first pitch against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning of Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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.

CBS Detroit–10/14/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 06: Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals reacts after the final out of the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Three of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 6, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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.

97.1 The Ticket–10/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04: A view of the scoreboard showing the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals in the eighteenth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff Disappoinment

The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.

10/06/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals works the second inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on August 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Former Tiger Doug Fister Has Skin Cancer Removed, Says He’s Okay

A 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.

97.1 The Ticket–08/24/2014

Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals works the second inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on August 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Former Tiger Doug Fister Has Skin Cancer Removed, Says He’s Okay

Asked about what appeared to be a cut on his neck, Fister said: “I had some skin cancer removed a couple of days ago.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2014

Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals works the second inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on August 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Doug Fister Better Than Ever Since Tigers Traded Him Away

This is one trade that Tigers fans will not soon let the organization forget.

CBS Detroit–08/13/2014

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 23: Pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers delivers a pitch against the New York Mets on August 23, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Dave Dombrowski’s Best Trades [BLOG]

So as mad as I still remain about the Fister trade, I thought it would be good therapy to take a look at all the players that DD dealt away and how most of them have failed to succeed.

97.1 The Ticket–08/06/2014

DETROIT, MI - MAY 11:  Robbie Ray #38 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the fourth inning of the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on May 11, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Twins defeated the Tigers 4-3.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Future Uncertain For Robbie Ray After Two Solid Starts For Tigers

Robbie Ray, a rookie filling in for 2013 ERA champion Anibal Sanchez, certainly made the most of his two starts in the big leagues.

CBS Detroit–05/12/2014

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