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Tigers sign infielder Cesar Hernandez to minor league deal

The long-time MLB infielder could earn $1.5 million if he makes the major league roster.

Tigers announce major changes to Comerica Park’s dimensions

The much maligned center field wall is coming in a bit, among other changes.

Tigers sign left-handed reliever Chasen Shreve to minor league deal

Detroit adds the soft-tossing veteran to provide left-handed depth to a bullpen that needs plenty more help.

Tigers trade Gregory Soto to Philadelphia for a package of role players

Scott Harris didn’t move the needle in a big way, but the Tigers position player group has a lot more options to work with.

Tigers hire Anthony Iapoce to manage the Toledo Mud Hens, per report

Lloyd McClendon will not return for the 2023 season.

Tigers ink right-hander Michael Lorenzen to a one year contract, per report

Scott Harris is serious about his rotation depth.

Tigers trade RHP Joe Jimenez to Atlanta for two prospects

By shipping Jimenez off to the Braves, Scott Harris has pulled the trigger on his first major trade as the Tigers’ General Manager.

Tigers select RHP Mason Englert in the Rule 5 draft

The Texas Rangers prospect posted good strikeout rates in 2022.

Tigers land the third overall pick in MLB’s inaugural draft lottery

We’re very happy with that considering the sixth worst record last year.

Expectations are high for a busy Winter Meetings

The main event of the offseason calendar returns to an in-person affair for the first time in three years, and hopes are high for some big deals to be struck.

Tigers sign Matthew Boyd to a one-year deal

The longtime Tigers lefty returns to the fold, but we’re a bit horrified at the price.

Jeimer Candelario signs one year pact with the Washington Nationals

No going back now, Tigers.

Tigers decline to tender contracts to Jeimer Candelario, Willi Castro, and Harold Castro

Not huge surprises, but clear signs that Scott Harris intends on a thorough roster makeover this offseason.

Justin Verlander wins his third AL Cy Young award

The long-time Tigers ace put together one of the more incredible seasons in baseball history in 2022.

Tigers hire Michael Brdar and Keith Beauregard as hitting coaches

The re-shaping of the coaching staff kicked into high gear today.

Tigers hire long-time Rays scouting director Rob Metzler

Another key piece of Scott Harris’ developing front office is now in place.

David Chadd and Kevin Rand out as Tigers overhaul continues

The final long-standing member of Al Avila’s front office is now gone, while the overhaul of the training and medical staff is underway.

Detroit Tigers weekend links: Jonathan Schoop is a Gold Glove finalist

Meanwhile, Colt Keith is still raking in the Arizona Fall League, and other stories...

MLB Trade Rumors offers 2023 arbitration estimates for the Tigers

Based on these figures, Scott Harris has plenty of room to develop some payroll flexibility.

Scott Coolbaugh and Scott Pleis out as the Tigers purge continues

The hitting coach and the Tigers’ long-time scouting director are the latest victims as interviews continue to fill their positions under Scott Harris.

Sunday Tigers links: Miguel Cabrera will finish out his contract in 2023

The Seattle Mariners finally broke through to clinch their first postseason berth in 21 years, while the final spot in the National League remains in doubt.

MLB Competition Committee votes for major rule changes for 2023

Pitch clocks, the end of the shift, and bigger bases were all approved on Friday.

Tigers to call up first baseman Josh Lester

The latest addition to Detroit’s major league roster is Lester, a 28-year-old minor league stalwart.

The Detroit Tigers fire general manager Al Avila

It’s been a long seven years, but Chris Ilitch has finally seen enough.

Monday Tigers Links: One Hundred Years of Avila

Al Avila has been general manager of the Detroit Tigers since the final quarter of the Obama administration.

Report: Miguel Cabrera unsure of future following 2022 season

Is the future Hall of Famer done at season’s end?

Tigers deal Michael Fulmer to the Minnesota Twins

Hey, at least it’s a short trip with the Tigers already in Minneapolis.

Tigers trade Robbie Grossman to the Atlanta Braves

It’s been a rough year for the veteran outfielder, but he may find new life on one of the best teams in baseball.

Monday Tigers Links: Today is MLB and union’s deadline for international draft decision

The international draft would have 20 rounds if implemented and begin in 2024.

Tigers look for Eduardo Rodriguez’s return in late August

A.J. Hinch also offered plenty of roster/injury updates.

Monday Tigers Links: MLB Draft tops a busy news weekend as MLB All-Star Game looms

The Tigers selected Texas Tech 2B Jace Jung with the no. 12 pick in the FYPD Sunday night.

Spencer Torkelson optioned to Triple-A Toledo

At the end of a rough first half for the rookie first baseman, the Tigers decided it was time for a factory reset.