2014 Detroit Tigers Season Preview

Miguel Cabrera courting second Triple Crown title

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It's a serious relationship only Miguel Cabrera can pursue in proper fashion.

Tigers not as strong, but should win AL Central

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After a busy off season, the 2014 Tigers figure to be weaker in their rotation, lineup, and bullpen, but still should win the AL Central Division.

The 2014 Detroit Tigers roster at a glance

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This isn't the Detroit Tigers team you're used to seeing.

The boys are back in town!

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The wait is almost over. A new day has dawned and the Detroit Tigers are ready for Opening Day.

10 things Jon Heyman heard about the Tigers

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Jon Heyman heard Miguel Cabrera is the Tigers' best infielder. We investigated what else he may have been told.

Tigers release Opening Day starting lineup

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No real surprises to be found, save for Rajai Davis getting the start against a right-handed pitcher.

BYB prediction time!

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We (and you) guess how the season will go

5 bold predictions for 2014

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Our bold predictions for 2013 were awful, so let's do them again!

Tigers purchase the contract of Tyler Collins

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Tyler Collins has earned a spot filling in for the injured Andy Dirks. How long can he keep it?

2014 Team Preview: Cleveland Indians

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The Cleveland Indians made the playoffs in 2013, and could easily do so again in 2014.

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2014 Team Preview: Minnesota Twins

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The Twins are likely cellar dwellers in the AL Central in 2014.

Better know a Tiger: Alex Gonzalez

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The Tigers believe Alex Gonzalez is healthy and the answer at shortstop, at least for now

Cabrera's contract is the biggest in MLB history

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Miguel Cabrera's ten year, $ 292 million contract is the biggest ever paid to a baseball player.

2014 Team Preview: Chicago White Sox

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Though 2013 was awful, there is reason for optimism in Chicago.

2014 Team Preview: Oakland Athletics

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Can the Oakland A's top another star-studded AL West in 2014?

Better know a Tiger: Victor Martinez

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Victor is entering only his third season as a Tiger, but is a rock of stability in a sea of team change

2014 Team Preview: Texas Rangers

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If the Rangers can get healthy, they might have the best roster in the American League.

Max Scherzer looking to cash in with Cy season

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The Tigers' Max Scherzer handily won the American League's Cy Young award in 2013. He looks to duplicate that performance to cash in big time.

Tigers have three roster decisions remaining

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One week until opening day, 25 roster players and three non roster invitees remain in major league camp in Lakeland, with just three jobs up for grabs.

2014 Team Preview: Los Angeles Angels

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It's the ultimate "stars and scrubs" roster, but is that enough in the AL West?

Better know a Tiger: Torii Hunter

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As the Tigers' injury woes mount, can Hunter survive the grind of another season?

2014 Team Preview: Seattle Mariners

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Robinson Cano and Felix Hernandez headline an otherwise unspectacular roster... for now.

Better know a Tiger: Austin Jackson

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Austin Jackson has led off in Detroit for four years. Is he ready for a transition to a new role?

2014 Team Preview: Houston Astros

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Can the Astros begin to stop the losing in 2014?

2014 Team Preview: Boston Red Sox

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The Red Sox are looking to repeat as champions in 2014.

Better know a Tiger: Rajai Davis

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The Tigers signed Rajai Davis to platoon in left field and add speed on the bases. Will he now become the regular left fielder?

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