If voted in, Cabrera would earn his fifth All Star appearance since joining the Tigers in 2008. Kinsler, who was a three-time All Star with the Texas Rangers, will look to make the All Star team in his first season with the Tigers.
Prince Fielder is expected to have neck surgery next week and miss the rest of the season.
Admit it! You’re bummed too that former Tiger Prince Fielder isn’t in Detroit Thursday to play in the first game of the four game series with the Rangers.
Kinsler said the scope of what leadership entailed on a young Rangers team made his job difficult in some ways.
On Thursday morning, Kinsler sat down with both the Detroit and Texas media and joked about engaging in some trash talk with Ranger players about this four game series.
You’d think a team losing the defending American League ERA champ, Anibal Sanchez, would be in trouble, but the Tigers’ starting pitching is extraordinary.
Ian Kinsler is settling in with the Tigers nicely.
Ian Kinsler homered and drove in the winning run with a single in the 10th inning to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Wednesday.
By now you know this 2014 edition of the Detroit Tigers looks a bit different than in years past.
We already know the x-factors for the Tigers – Nick Castellanos, Ian Kinsler and Drew Smyly.