Dave Dombrowski. (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Fans React To Firing Of Detroit Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski

As soon as the news broke, social media was not unexpectedly flooded with commentary.

CBS Detroit–08/04/2015

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 28:  General Manager Dave Dombrowski of the Detroit Tigers watches his team take batting practice prior to playing against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on September 28, 2013 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

SHOCKER: Tigers Suddenly Release Dombrowski [VIDEO]

Since Dombrowski was on board, the team played in two World Series and played in the post-season five teams and won the AL Central four times.


Starting pitcher Alfredo Simon #31 of the Detroit Tigers throws to first during the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on April 10, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Tigers-Red Sox Preview: Detroit Trying To Get Back On Track

The Tigers certainly could go deep against Steven Wright (3-3, 4.84 ERA), whose 1.68 homers allowed per nine innings are the worst of any Red Sox starter.

97.1 The Ticket–07/25/2015

Pitcher David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Chicago White Sox during the second inning at Comerica Park on April 17, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Orioles-Tigers Preview: Price Ready To Take The Mound

David Price is looking to reach double-digit wins for the seventh straight season Saturday night when the Tigers and Orioles continue their three-game series at Comerica Park.

97.1 The Ticket–07/18/2015

Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers reacts to being out at second base on a double play by the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of the game on July 12, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Tigers 7-1. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Tower Over Tigers 7-1

Ian Kinsler had three hits for Detroit (44-44), which enters the All-Star break with a .500 or worse record for the first time since 2008.

97.1 The Ticket–07/12/2015

CLEVELAND, OH -  JUNE 23: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with a fan during the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 23, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Makes 11-Year-Old Boy The Luckiest Baseball Fan Ever [VIDEO]

Something happened to Dominic Opron at Tuesday’s Detroit Tigers game in Cleveland that he’s going to be talking about for the rest of his life.

97.1 The Ticket–06/24/2015

J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers is greeted by Yoenis Cespedes #52 after hitting a 2-run home run in the first inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on June 21, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

JD Martinez Hits 3 HRs, Tigers Tag Tanaka And Top Yanks 12-4 [VIDEO]

J.D. Martinez hit three homers and had six RBIs, and the Detroit Tigers busted out for a 12-4 victory Sunday over the New York Yankees to snap a four-game skid.

97.1 The Ticket–06/21/2015

Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers walks back to the dugout after striking out swinging with the bases loaded in the eighth inning during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 29, 2015 in Anaheim, California. The Angels defeated the Tigers 2-0. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Power Outage Continues In 2-0 Loss To LA Angels

Yoenis Cespedes’ flailing swing at Huston Street’s breaking ball with the bases loaded was an appropriate symbol for the low point in the Detroit Tigers’ latest offensive embarrassment.

97.1 The Ticket–05/30/2015

Evan Reed, left, is seen with his attorney outside the courthouse. (credit: Sandra McNeil/WWJ)

Appeal Denied In Sex Assault Case Against Ex-Detroit Tigers Pitcher Evan Reed

It appears former Detroit Tigers pitcher Evan Reed will stand trial for sexual assault.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2015

DETROIT, MI - MAY 21:  Rajai Davis #20 of the Detroit Tigers steals third base as third baseman Luis Valbuena #18 of the Houston Astros drops the ball during the sixth inning at Comerica Park on May 21, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

McCann Hits Walk-Off HR In 11th, Sends Tigers Over Astros

James McCann sent an 0-2 pitch from Tony Sipp into the Tigers’ bullpen, just beyond the reach of leaping left fielder Colby Rasmus.

97.1 The Ticket–05/21/2015