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DETROIT, MI - APRIL 17:  Catcher Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with pitcher Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers after a 7-5 win over the Cleveland Indians at Comerica Park on April 17, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Solid Outing For Closer Joe Nathan Seals Win For Tigers; Bullpen Still Shaky

“I felt like I was finishing pitches a lot better,” Nathan said.

CBS Detroit–12 hours ago

Caption:PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 05: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after hitting a two run home run in the ninth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park April 5, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Braun, Cruz, Peralta Move On After Biogenesis Case

Nelson Cruz was branded a cheater and punished accordingly.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2014

LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 23:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait during photo day on February 23, 2014 at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Even Cy Young Winner Max Scherzer Not Immune To Detroit Potholes

Even Scherzer, however, cannot escape the perils of the infamous Detroit potholes.

CBS Detroit–04/01/2014

All major league parks will have metal detectors for the 2015 season, and the Detroit Tigers are one of several teams that are implementing the security measure a year early. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak)

New Metal Detectors Could Cause Fans Slight Delay On Opening Day

Even with the addition of metal detectors, security at Comerica will not be as intense as it is at other venues.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2014

Comerica Park underwent its final preparations the weekend before Opening Day. (Photo By Ashley Dunkak)

New Field At Comerica Ready To Go Despite Winter Weather Challenges

For all the trouble weather caused Nabozny and the rest of the Detroit Tigers grounds crew, the process could have been even more hectic.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2014

DUNEDIN, FL - MARCH 22:  Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus wacthes the action from the dugout during the spring training game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium on March 22, 2014 in Dunedin, Florida. The Blue Jays defeated the Tigers 9-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ausmus Announces Opening Day Lineup; Bullpen Roles Still Undefined

Brad Ausmus had the piece of paper with the Opening Day lineup ready to go Sunday. “I know you’ve been waiting,” he said with a grin.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2014

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers flies out in the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 7, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dan Hasty: Making Sense of Miggy’s Deal

It’s a lot of money, but someone was going to pay it. Be happy it was the Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–03/29/2014

MIAMI, FL - MARCH 12:  LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on during a game against the Brooklyn Nets at American Airlines Arena on March 12, 2014 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice:  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

LeBron James On Miguel Cabrera’s Contract: ‘I’d Opt Out For That’

Even as he smiled, James made it clear he found the idea of such a contract quite enticing.

CBS Detroit–03/28/2014

DUNEDIN, FL - MARCH 22:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers smiles at the fans cheering for him during the second inning of the game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium on March 22, 2014 in Dunedin, Florida. The Blue Jays defeated the Tigers 9-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

ESPN’s Buster Olney Says Other MLB Execs Appalled, Disgusted, In Shock Over Cabrera Deal; Did Tigers Overpay?

Less than a week after Max Scherzer rejected their offer, the Tigers sealed a much bigger deal with a much more established superstar.

CBS Detroit–03/28/2014

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 01: (L-R) Justin Verlander, Stephen Rannazzisi, Kate Upton, Jamie Foxx, Corinne Bishop and guests attend the DirecTV Super Saturday Night at Pier 40 on February 1, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for DirecTV)

Verlander, Upton Getting Serious? Kate Brings Justin Around Family [PICS]

From the tweets of Christie and Kate, it appears that the birthday was not the first time Christie has met her famous sister’s new boyfriend.

CBS Detroit–03/27/2014

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