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Tigers select Reed Garrett in 2018 Rule 5 draft

Garrett is a 25-year-old who pitched in the Texas Rangers’ system in 2018.

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The Twins prove that it’s OK for the Tigers to retire Lou Whitaker’s number

Let’s just do this, already

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Michael Brantley signs with Astros, is finally out of the AL Central

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Links: We live in a post-Winter Meetings world

We take a look at how the Tigers graded out at the Winter Meetings, the "importance" of the manager, and talk of change.

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Jonathan Lucroy could be an option at catcher for the Tigers

The former All-Star is on the market again after a rough 2018 season.

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Grayson Greiner might be the starting catcher next season

We’ll see if this is true come Opening Day, though.

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Tigers roster and payroll update for the MLB Winter Meetings

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Tigers sign Jordy Mercer to one-year deal

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Kinsler signs two-year deal with Padres

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White Sox sign James McCann

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But confirms the Tigers are motivated to sign a shortstop

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The veteran fits the Tigers’ timeframe and price point reasonably well.

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Links: Day 1 of MLB Winter Meetings is in the books

The Tigers signed Tyson Ross, and the Yankees are very interested in Noah Syndergaard.

Tigers sign RHP Tyson Ross to one-year deal

The first day of Winter Meetings is off to a hot start

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Giants claim OF Mike Gerber off waivers

Gerber was a fan-favorite after tearing up A-ball, but he struggled in the higher minors, especially in Triple-A in 2018.

Rumor: Braves, others interested in Castellanos

Is this the time for the Tigers to move their hard-hitting outfielder?

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Links: The MLB Winter Meetings are here

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Harold Baines, Lee Smith elected to Hall of Fame for reasons

Before you get angry, Lou Whitaker wasn’t on the ballot.

Poll: Should the Tigers take a pitcher or hitter with the No. 5 pick?

Spoiler alert: we’re going to have this debate a lot over the next seven months.

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Indians sign Anthony Gose to minor league contract

The former Tigers outfielder has yet to pitch in the major leagues. He allowed a 5.19 ERA in the Rangers' minor league system last year.

MLB draft 2019: Tigers projected to select Duke LHP Graeme Stinson

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