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Baseball legend Henry “Hank” Aaron passes away at 86

The loss of another baseball icon hits hard.

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BYB Podcast 94: The hot stove won’t keep you warm

The Bless You Boys staff talks baseball from a Tigers perspective

Tigers land five players on Baseball America’s new top 100

Yes it’s that prospect list time of the year again.

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Tigers settle with all nine players, avoiding arbitration hearings

The nine players will earn from $970K to $6.5M for the 2021 season

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Tigers sign SS Christian Santana, six other international free agents

Detroit got busy on the first day of this season’s international free agency period

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Seam-shifted wake and the evolution of pitch design

Cutting edge research on pitch movement has come a long way in recent years. Let’s dive in with a new primer.

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The Latest

Latest MLB News

Matt Shoemaker could add a little depth to the Tigers pitching staff

The veteran has fought through injury after injury in recent years, but remains effective when he’s healthy.

Tigers attended Corey Kluber showcase, per report

The former Cleveland ace is now a free agent.

Rob Manfred is hopeful for a full 162-game season

The MLB commissioner says spring training is set to start on time.

Miguel Cabrera is slugger season ready

Miggy took to Instagram to show off some batting practice

Tigers announce affiliate coaching assignments, hire new hitting coach

The legend of Nerts is coming to West Michigan.

Los Angeles Dodgers great Tommy Lasorda has passed at 93

2021 has claimed its first Hall of Fame icon

Jake Cronenworth is a trade candidate who would fill a real need in Detroit

The Padres made their young infielder expendable by signing Kim Ha-seong. The Tigers should capitalize on their excess.

Detroit Tigers’ offseason calendar: Free agents, Rule 5 draft, non-tender candidates, arbitration, more

Will Tigers finally start spending in 2021?

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New Tigers outfielder Robbie Grossman showed signs of a breakout in 2020

Underlying metrics suggest he can keep it going in Detroit.

Detroit Tigers’ 2020 roster, service time, options and payroll

Tigers’ payroll is just $37.3 million for the major league roster

Tigers Fan Poll: What do you think about the Robbie Grossman signing?

Detroit took a shallow plunge into the free agent market by signing the veteran outfielder.

How to use FanShots and FanPosts

Have you got something to say about the Tigers? Bless You Boys has a couple of great tools available to let your voice be heard.

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How to get a spot on the Bless You Boys staff

Ever want to be on staff at BYB? This is what we need from you.

Tigers sign OF Robbie Grossman to two-year contract

Grossman’s contract is worth $10 million over two years.

Tigers select prep shortstop Jordan Lawlar in new mock draft

Baseball America has Detroit taking a prep shortstop with massive upside.

Monday Tigers News: It’s not nothing

We have a handful of minor league signings, some pitching evaluations and another opinion on the A.J. Hinch signing

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The Detroit Tigers 2020 *Asterisk* Awards

Links: Happy New Year to all the Tigers fans!

2020 was a brutal year, to say the least, but the New Year brings fresh hope for the days ahead.

Who was your favorite baseball player from a rival team?

Your favorite player probably plays for your favorite team, but who did you respect the most in the opposing dugout?

Michael Brantley could make this a respectable offense in 2021

If the Tigers are going to pay for just one bat, Brantley is probably the best we could hope for.

2020 Player Review: Tyler Alexander was a pleasant surprise

The left-handed farmhand proved to be a valuable piece of the Tigers’ 2020 pitching staff.

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Tigers sitting idle or is the Hot Stove not lit?

2020 Player review: Willi Castro has arrived

Tigers’ infield prospect could actually be a better than average major league player

Tigers sign José Ureña to a 1-year contract, per report

Detroit promised rotation reinforcements, and it appears they have found their first addition to that corps.

2020 Player Review: Miguel Cabrera is the healthiest Tiger

Tigers’ "face of the franchise" has issues, but staying healthy isn’t one of them.

Monday Tigers News: Miggy at first?

We take a look at where some players might slot in for 2021, some free agent notes, and the improvement of an ex Tiger

RHP Alex Faedo will undergo Tommy John surgery

Faedo was shut down in August due to forearm tightness, and will now miss the 2021 season.

2020 Player review: Victor Reyes earned a starting role in Tigers’ outfield

Former Rule 5 pick has contributed much more greatly than many expected.

Michael Wacha might provide some insurance to the Tigers 2021 rotation

The longtime Cardinals starter has struggled in recent years but showed modest signs of resurgence in 2020.

Rick Porcello could fit the Tigers eye in free agency

Kid Rick is gone, but Man Rick might be a target the Tigers pursue this offseason.

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