Now that the Tigers have talked to their outgoing coaches about the managerial opening, the team is moving ahead with its look at candidates outside the organization. Marlins third-base coach Fredi Gonzalez and White Sox bench coach Joe McEwing will interview for the job this week, according to baseball sources.
The 2017 Tigers might well be remembered as the end of an era for Detroit baseball, a decade of win-now baseball culminating in a team that couldn’t win anymore. The season could also go down as the summer the Tigers planted the seeds for their next run of contention.
Tigers general manager Al Avila has been on hand for Detroit’s final games of the season at Target Field. But he was here with the future in mind.
Jason Castro backed a strong showing by Bartolo Colon as the Twins defeated the Tigers, 5-1, on Sunday at Target Field in the final game of the regular season. Minnesota, which won 11 of the 19 meetings with Detroit this season, will face the Yankees on Tuesday in the American League Wild Card Game at […]
The Tigers spent last year on the cusp of a postseason berth before falling just short. Thanks to a big hit from an old nemesis, they’ll begin their rebuild with the first pick in the 2018 Draft.
Andrew Romine played all nine positions and helped the Tigers push past the Twins, 3-2, on Saturday night at Target Field. With the win, Detroit snapped its six-game losing streak to Minnesota.
Andrew Romine has spent four seasons working in relative obscurity as a superutility player on a star-studded Tigers roster. On Saturday, manager Brad Ausmus gave him his day in the spotlight, and pretty much everywhere else on the field.
Before facing the Yankees on Tuesday in the American League Wild Card Game, the Twins on Sunday turn to right-hander Bartolo Colon against Tigers righty Anibal Sanchez in the regular-season finale for both clubs.
The Twins and Tigers will continue a three-game set at Target Field on Saturday in the final series of the regular season. Minnesota right-hander Aaron Slegers is slated to go opposite Detroit righty Buck Farmer.
Brian Dozier and Eduardo Escobar homered to help the Twins overcome an early deficit in a 6-3 win over the Tigers on Friday at Target Field. The win marked Minnesota’s sixth straight against Detroit.
After six years in Detroit as a super-utility player and a post-retirement tryout as a scout and instructor, Don Kelly has been promoted to the Tigers’ Major League scouting staff. He was one of three additions to the scouting roster announced Friday as part of a bolstering of the Tigers’ baseball operations department.
The Twins already clinched their spot in Tuesday’s American League Wild Card Game, and they’ll use the final weekend of the regular season to keep their players fresh heading into the postseason. The Tigers come to Target Field for a three-game series that begins on Friday, with Minnesota right-hander Kyle Gibson starting against Detroit left-hander […]