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DETROIT, MI - MAY 13:  Don Kelly #32 of the Detroit Tigers catches a fly ball hit by Carlos Pena of the Houston Astros in the second inning at Comerica Park on May 13, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Morton Impressive As Pirates Beat Tigers 5-2

Charlie Morton allowed one hit in three scoreless innings, helping the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/04/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the first inning of the game against the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park on September 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Rick Porcello, Austin Jackson, Andy Dirks Avoid Arbitration

Porcello will get $8.5 million in 2014, Jackson will earn $6 million, and Dirks will receive $1.625 million.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2014

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after walking Jacoby Ellsbury #2 of the Boston Red Sox in the third inning during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 13, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Tigers Open To Trading Porcello Or Scherzer – Are You?

The Tigers are open to trading Rick Porcello or Max Scherzer but are you?

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2013

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after walking Jacoby Ellsbury #2 of the Boston Red Sox in the third inning during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 13, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers Open To Trading Scherzer Or Porcello

Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com is reporting on his Twitter account today that the Detroit Tigers are telling teams they are willing to trading starting pitchers Rick Porcello or Max Scherzer.

97.1 The Ticket–11/11/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 13: The Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the Detroit Tigers 6-5 in Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 13, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Bullpen Blues Continue As Tigers Waste Early 5-Run Lead

The Detroit Tigers worked hard during the season to shore up their vulnerable bullpen, and despite those efforts, a lack of dependable relief arms took a dramatic toll Sunday.

CBS Detroit–10/14/2013

Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers runs back to the dugout in the eighth inning during the game aginst the Washington Nationals at Comerica Park on July 31, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Nationals 11-1. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Official: Peralta To Left Field, Porcello To Bullpen

Leyland still has yet to reveal what his starting rotation will look like during the postseason or who will get the nod as the number one starter against a likely opponent in Oakland.

97.1 The Ticket–09/27/2013

DETROIT, MI - JULY 26: Joaquin Benoit #53 of the Detroit Tigers throws a ninth inning pitch while playing the Philadelphia Phillies at Comerica Park on July 26, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 2-1. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Porcello, Benoit Unexpected Bonuses For Tigers

While Miguel Cabrera, Prince Fielder, Justin Verlander and others – have been instrumental in the team’s success, so have Benoit and Porcello.

CBS Detroit–09/17/2013

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 29:  Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers is greeted at home plate by Victor Martinez #41 after hitting a three-run, walk-off, home run to defeat the Oakland Athletics 7-6 at Comerica Park on August 29, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tigers Clubhouse Feels Like September As Music Pumps, Players Buoyant

The Tigers have played 150 games over the last 169 days, a schedule that definitely qualifies as a grind, but the enthusiasm for the rest of the year grows strong as the postseason gets even closer.

CBS Detroit–09/17/2013

BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 4: David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox salutes the fans who gave him a standing ovation after hitting a two-run home run in the 7th inning against the Detroit Tigers for hit number 2,001 during the game on September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Ortiz Leads Red Sox To 20-4 Romp Over Tigers

David Ortiz hit two of Boston’s eight homers and also doubled for his 2,000th career hit on Wednesday night to lead the Red Sox to a 20-4 romp over the Detroit Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–09/04/2013

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 11: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers looks on after loading the base in the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on August 11, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Verlander On His Season: ‘I Wouldn’t Call It Good’

All that improvement, and then … a game like Thursday.

CBS Detroit–08/23/2013

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