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  1. 2015 Preview: Detroit Tigers

    Mar 16, 2015, 1:14 PM EDT

    Brad Ausmus

    Can the Tigers win a fifth straight AL Central title?

  2. Drew Smyly expected to miss first regular-season start

    Mar 15, 2015, 11:43 AM EDT

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    Rays left-hander Drew Smyly is making progress in his recovery from shoulder tendinitis, but he has not yet resumed throwing off a mound and looks to be running out of time.

  3. Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez could play in spring games next week

    Mar 14, 2015, 10:59 PM EDT

    Miguel Cabrera

    The Tigers could get their two best hitters into spring action quite soon.

  4. Zach Walters out 3-4 weeks with oblique strain

    Mar 14, 2015, 2:21 PM EDT

    Zach Walters AP

    Walters hit just .193 over 62 games last season, but launched 10 home runs in 137 plate appearances.

  5. James McCann hit a bird with a foul ball

    Mar 13, 2015, 10:25 PM EDT

    James McCann

    Do they make protective headgear for birds?

  6. Dontrelle Willis has decided to retire

    Mar 13, 2015, 1:26 PM EDT

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    D-Train’s latest comeback has ended. And it looks like the end of the line.

  7. Joe Nathan is still a mess

    Mar 12, 2015, 2:47 PM EDT

    Joe Nathan Tigers

    Nathan, whose first season in Detroit included a 4.81 ERA and lots of boos from Tigers fans, allowed six runs while recording two outs this afternoon.

  8. Bruce Rondon cleared for first game action since Tommy John surgery

    Mar 9, 2015, 11:10 PM EDT

    Bruce Rondon Getty

    Known for his triple-digit fastball, Rondon had a 3.45 ERA and 30/11 K/BB ratio across 28 2/3 innings as a rookie in 2013.

  9. Victor Martinez takes batting practice; could be ready for Opening Day?

    Mar 9, 2015, 5:17 PM EDT

    Victor Martinez

    Martinez re-signed with the Tigers on a four-year, $68 million deal as a free agent this offseason after hitting .335 with 32 homers and a career-high .974 OPS at age 35.

  10. Denard Span out at least 4-6 weeks after second surgery

    Mar 9, 2015, 10:17 AM EDT

    Denard Span

    Span is definitely out for Opening Day and may miss the entire first month of the season.

  11. Rick Porcello doesn’t expect to negotiate an extension with the Red Sox

    Mar 8, 2015, 9:54 PM EDT

    Rick Porcello

    Rick Porcello appears headed to free agency after the season.

  12. Miguel Cabrera cleared to take grounders

    Mar 8, 2015, 1:21 PM EDT

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    Some good news out of Tigers camp in Florida …

  13. Drew Smyly shut down with left shoulder tendinitis

    Mar 8, 2015, 10:35 AM EDT

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    Drew Smyly is being viewed by many as a potential breakout candidate for the 2015 season, but this bit of news may throw a wrench into all of that …

  14. David Price doesn’t expect Tigers to wait to discuss extension

    Mar 7, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

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    The Tigers haven’t approached David Price about an extension yet, but the lefty expects them to do so sooner rather than later.

  15. Preliminary results from X-rays negative on Daniel Murphy’s hand

    Mar 6, 2015, 9:25 PM EDT

    Daniel Murphy

    Daniel Murphy suffered a scare on Friday afternoon when he was hit on the hand with a pitch, but early results have been positive.

  16. Daniel Murphy exits game after being plunked on the hand

    Mar 6, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT

    Daniel Murphy AP

    Beaned on Tuesday, plunked on Friday. Not the best week for Murph.

  17. Matt Harvey makes his return. And he was really impressive.

    Mar 6, 2015, 1:19 PM EDT

    Matt Harvey

    He faced six batters and retired them all. And he cranked it up to 99 m.p.h.

  18. Phil Coke’s deal with Cubs worth at least $2.25 million if he makes the team

    Mar 5, 2015, 3:25 PM EDT

    World Series Tigers Giants Baseball

    It’s a minor-league deal with major-league money attached.

  19. Alfredo Simon has some sweet wheels

    Mar 5, 2015, 2:52 PM EDT

    Alfredo Simon

    Chrome. No, not just the trim. The whole dang car is chrome.

  20. Now that he’s released, who pays for Joel Hanrahan’s surgery?

    Mar 4, 2015, 11:05 AM EDT

    Joel Hanrahan Getty

    Today’s news sucks for Joel Hanrahan, but it’s a good basis for an explainer.

  21. Rays name Alex Cobb as Opening Day starter

    Mar 4, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    Alex Cobb Getty

    Now that David Price is out of the picture the Rays need a new Opening Day starter.

  22. Joel Hanrahan to have a second Tommy John surgery

    Mar 4, 2015, 8:24 AM EDT

    Joel Hanrahan

    Terrible news that will keep Joel Hanrahan off the mound for at least another year.

  23. Video: Yoenis Cespedes launches grand slam in Grapefruit League debut with Tigers

    Mar 3, 2015, 7:28 PM EDT

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    Yoenis Cespedes made his presence felt around Tigers camp with this fourth-inning grand slam in Tuesday afternoon’s Grapefruit League opener against the visiting Orioles …

  24. Spring training quotes: Pants on, pants off

    Mar 3, 2015, 2:10 PM EDT

    Miguel Cabrera AP

    Baseball has officially started, but opinions on pants vary.

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