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DETROIT, MI - JULY 9:  Pitcher Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers delivers against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the ninth inning of an interleague game at Comerica Park on July 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Nathan recorded his 18th save in the tigers 4-1 win over the Dodgers. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Is Joe Nathan Open To The Tigers Trading For Another Closer? [AUDIO]

Tigers closer Joe Nathan continues to be the talk of Detroit fans everywhere.

97.1 The Ticket–07/21/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 3:  Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his home run with Eugenio Suarez #30 of the Detroit Tigers during the first inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Comerica Park on July 3, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Five Tigers To Watch In The Second Half

Here’s a look at which Detroit players will be particularly key in sending the Tigers farther in the playoffs than last season.

CBS Detroit–07/17/2014

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10 Biggest MLB First-Half Surprises

Let’s look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.

07/14/2014

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 28:  Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers shakes hands with Alex Avila #13 afte the final out against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on June 28, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

In Up-And-Down Season, Joe Nathan Up Again, Confident Age Is No Factor

Age-related injuries began when Joe Nathan had Tommy John surgery at 35, and Nathan has given Tigers fans reason to wonder again this season.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 19: Pitcher Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers receives a high-five from Ian Kinsler #3 after recording his 14th save in a 2-1 win over the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on June 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Joe Nathan’s Return To Form Bodes Well For The Tigers [BLOG]

Joe Nathan pitched angry in the fourth game against the Royals.

97.1 The Ticket–06/20/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 19:  Pitcher Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers receives a high-five from Ian Kinsler #3 after recording his 14th save in a 2-1 win over the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on June 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Joe Nathan Strikes Out The Side, Says Pitching Feels ‘So Much Easier’ Now

Joe Nathan cautions that he is not out of the woods yet, even after striking out the side in the ninth inning of a one-run game Thursday.

CBS Detroit–06/19/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 19:  Pitcher Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Detroit Tigers delivers against the Kansas City Royals during the first inning at Comerica Park on June 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tigers End Royals’ 10-Game Run With 2-1 Victory

Anibal Sanchez pitched seven sharp innings, and the Detroit Tigers ended Kansas City’s 10-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory over the Royals on Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–06/19/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 8:  David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox hits a three-run home run that gives the Red Sox a 5-3 lead with catcher Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning at Comerica Park on June 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

It’s Always The Bullpen With The Tigers [BLOG]

The bullpen is still a problem. It’s going to be a problem for the team in the future.

97.1 The Ticket–06/09/2014

Pitcher Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers walks around the mound after giving up a lead-off walk to Anthony Gose of the Toronto Blue Jays in the ninth inning at Comerica Park on June 3, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers gave up five runs in the ninth inning in a 5-3 loss to the Blue Jays. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Ausmus: ‘If We Have A Save Situation Tonight, Joe’s Going To Be The Guy’

A day removed from the most recent poor outing by closer Joe Nathan, manager Brad Ausmus still felt confident that Nathan will rebound.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 3:  Pitcher Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers is pulled in the ninth inning by Manager Brad Ausmus #7 after giving up four runs on two hits to the Toronto Blue Jays as catcher Alex Avila #13 awaits the new pitcher at Comerica Park on June 3, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Blue Jays defeated the Tigers 5-3. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Nathan Says He Is Better Than Results Show, Does Not ‘Give A S—‘ About Boos

Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan, the key addition to the bullpen this offseason, ran into trouble again Tuesday night.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2014

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