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Tigers 8, Phillies 8: Grapefruit League opener ends in gridlock

The Tigers new lineup was effective, and the kids rallied late for a tie.

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Tigers 5, Fire 4: Undefeated in 2020!

The Tigers opened their 2020 schedule with a win.

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Split squad GameThread: Tigers vs. Braves, Pirates

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BYB 2020 Tigers Prospect #5: IF Isaac Paredes

The precocious infielder has a little work left to do, but the bat is already primed for the next step.

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GameThread: Phillies vs. Tigers, 1:05 p.m.

The Tigers open up Grapefruit League play against the Phillies in Lakeland,

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The 2020 BYB Meet-Up is scheduled for August 29

Join the BYB community and celebrate Lou Whitaker’s jersey retirement ceremony!

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The Tigers officially kick off their 2020 season with an exhibition game against Southeastern University.

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Forget real people, let’s let a TV or movie character lead the Tigers to victory.

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Tigers set starting lineup for exhibition opener vs. Southeastern

The Tigers have their starting nine set for Friday's exhibition match with Southeastern University, according to Cody Stavenhagen. C Haase 1B Dixon 2B H. Castro 3B Lugo SS W. Castro OF Bonifacio OF Hill OF Cameron P Skubal

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The Bless You Boys staff looks at the week in baseball news from a Tigers perspective.

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A look into the future, or something roughly adjacent to it.

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The future Hall of Fame slugger arrived in spring camp with all of the media’s eyes on him.

2020 BYB Tigers Prospects #6: LHP Joey Wentz

The newly acquired southpaw brings quite a bit to the table.

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The Tigers’ rotation was solid in 2019, and should be better this season.

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Tarik Skubal named starter for exhibition opener

Tarik Skubal will start Friday's Tigers exhibition vs. Southeastern University. Rony Garcia, Nolan Blackwood, Anthony Castro and Gerson Moreno also slated to pitch. Jordan Zimmermann starts Saturday's Grapefruit League opener vs. Phillies.

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Links: Spring training is in full swing

Now that the entire team has reported to Lakeland things are fully underway for the 2020 season.

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The Tigers are looking for someone to take a step forward in the outfield this year.

The West Michigan Whitecaps fan food vote is back

God help us all.

College baseball round-up: Michigan ranked No. 1

The Wolverines claimed the top spot in the national rankings for the first time in school history.

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The BYB staff identifies what specifically they are watching for in spring training.

Links: This Astros thing isn’t going away

While the Astros scandal refuses to go away, the Tigers do their best to prepare for the season

Poll: Was the Tigers’ offseason a success?

The Tigers filled a number of holes with low-cost free agents, but are you satisfied?

College baseball round-up: Michigan wins, Torkelson homers

The Wolverines won a grudge match, and Spencer Torkelson homered on Opening Day.

2020 BYB Tigers Prospects #8: C Jake Rogers

He can field. He has power. He can even walk! But can he hit?

Photos: First official workout of spring training 2020

It was a beautifully perfect day for the first official workout of the Detroit Tigers’ baseball season.

A Tigers fan’s guide to the 2020 college baseball season

The 2020 college baseball season begins on Friday! Here’s what you need to know for the year to come.

Links: Justin Verlander discusses Astros scandal

Plus some actual happy sights from spring training, and a historical milestone.

2020 BYB Tigers Prospect #9: RHP Alex Faedo

A few adjustments unlocked a dominant Double-A campaign from the right-hander.

2020 BYB Tigers prospect #10: SS Willi Castro

Castro is a well-rounded player who needs to improve in several areas.

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The twice-former Tiger is coming off a good year as a role player in New York.

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