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CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 2:  Catcher Bryan Holaday #50 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with closing pitcher Joe Nathan #36 after a 4-2 win over the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on September 2, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Nathan Expects Improvement In 2015, Hopes To Reach 400 Saves

Nathan said the work he has done so far this offseason has gone well, from building confidence in his new arm angle to refining pitches.

CBS Detroit–01/26/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 02:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers walks to the dugout after being relieved in the eighth inning against the Baltimore Orioles during Game One of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 2, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Verlander Says Scherzer Deal Good For Baseball

“I think the game is doing well,” Verlander said, “and you see that reflected in player salaries and also what the owners are taking in.”

CBS Detroit–01/23/2015

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What’s Miguel Cabrera’s Favorite Prank? David Price Spills To 97.1 The Ticket

Price names Martinez, not Cabrera, as the most difficult batter he has had to face.

CBS Detroit–01/23/2015

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Verlander Gains About 25 Pounds, Opens Up About Impact Of Surgery On Last Season

“I feel better than I have in three or four years,” Verlander said. “I’m genuinely excited.”

CBS Detroit–01/22/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05:  David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Price Open To Long-Term Deal With Tigers, Would Be Excited If They Signed Shields

Price would consider a contract extension with Detroit, but free agency does hold a strong appeal – and not just because of the money.

CBS Detroit–01/22/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05:  Don Kelly #32 of the Detroit Tigers hits a single in the third inning against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Utility Player Don Kelly Signs With Marlins

The deal is a Minor League contract including an invitation to Spring Training. Kelly spent six out of his seven Major League years with the Tigers, batting .234 with 23 home runs.

97.1 The Ticket–01/19/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers throws a third inning pitch while playing the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on April 2, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Scherzer Signs 7-year, $210 Million Deal With Nationals

Scherzer turned down an offer from Detroit last March that would have paid him $144 million from 2015-20.

CBS Detroit–01/19/2015

Cleveland Indians v Detroit Tigers

Along With Price, Tigers Avoid Arbitration With Alfredo Simon, J.D. Martinez

With the completion of the deals, right-handed relief pitcher Al Alburquerque remains the only arbitration-eligible player the Tigers have yet to settle with.

97.1 The Ticket–01/16/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 22: MLB Commissioner Bud Selig speaks to the media before Game Two of the 2014 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

MLB To Use Pitch Clock In Double-A, Triple-A Games

Major League Baseball will use a pitch clock this season in Class Triple-A and Double-A games.

97.1 The Ticket–01/15/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 03:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a double in the fourth inning against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 3, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Cabrera Posts More Therapy Photos, Likely Will Not Be Ready For Start Of Spring Training

Even limited by the injuries, the two-time MVP turned in a batting average of .313 and smacked 25 home runs and a career-high 52 doubles.

CBS Detroit–01/14/2015

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