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Detroit Tigers Season Preview

Game 113 Preview: It’s a new day in Detroit

No, it wasn’t a dream: the Tigers fired Al Avila yesterday (and still lost).

2022 BYB AL Central Preview: The Chicago White Sox are the target in Tiger Town

If September’s benches-clearing incident was any indication, this rivalry could explode in 2022.

2022 BYB AL Central Preview: Unlike many the Kansas City Royals are putting in some effort

Unfortunately for Kansas City, the road to fourth place in the AL Central is paved with good intentions.

Detroit Tigers minor league season preview

It’s Opening Day for the Toledo Mud Hens. Let’s take a look at the Tigers’ farm rosters and coaching staffs as the minor league season gets underway.

Casey Mize looks dialed in as he makes his final Grapefruit League start on Sunday

After a solid first full season, Mize may just be getting warmed up.

Casey Mize bonus feature concludes Tigers excellent ‘Offseason’ series

The Tigers social media team really crushed it with these short video features on the club’s top young players.

Jeimer Candelario continues to hold down the fort

The third baseman has become one of the most stable pieces in the Tigers’ rebuild.

BYB player previews: Tarik Skubal looks to build on a strong 2021 season

If Skubal can do a better job mixing in his secondary pitches to right-handers, he’s going to have a big year.

Spring training report: Beau Brieske shines, Tigers rotation looks sharp early

Possible openings on the bench and in the bullpen frame early camp roster battles.

Harold Castro is a contact man in a power era

In 2021, Castro’s throwback stylings really tied together the Tigers infield, but holding his spot this season will be tougher.

Your quick startup guide to the 2021 Detroit Tigers

We’ve got you covered if you haven’t kept up over the offseason.

Bless You Boys staff predicts the 2021 MLB season

Did MLB deaden the baseball? Will all the pitchers get hurt? Is it 2006 yet? We have no idea what the 2021 season holds.

BYB staff predictions for the 2020 season

We’re bad at these already, so imagine how hard it is to predict a 60-game schedule.

Tigers Player Preview: Miguel Cabrera

Cabrera’s best years are behind him, but is he still capable of pulling his weight in the lineup?

Tigers Player Preview: Buck Farmer

Farmer enjoyed a breakout 2019 season, and could find himself on the move if he continues to pitch well.

Tigers Player Preview: Daniel Norris

Can the once-top prospect build on a solid finish in 2019?

Tigers Player Preview: Spencer Turnbull

After an encouraging 2019, Turnbull will try to solidify his place in the Detroit rotation.

2020 MLB Season Preview: AL Central Roundtable

We teamed up with our hated blog rivals to put together a big divisional preview for 2020!

Tigers Player Preview: C.J. Cron

Even an average 2020 season from Cron will be a significant upgrade for the Tigers.

Tigers spring training roster projections: Starting pitcher

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

Tigers spring training roster projections: Outfield

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

Tigers spring training roster projections: Infield

Between two new signings and a more consistent role for Niko Goodrum, the Tigers should be much better on the dirt this year.

Tigers spring training roster projections: Catcher

Even modest production from Austin Romine should lead to a massive improvement from the Tigers’ catching crew.

FanGraphs releases 2020 Tigers ZiPS projections

The latest outlook for the team is still pretty bleak, but still more encouraging than in 2019.

What OOTP 20 taught us about the 2019 MLB season

The results weren’t bright for the Tigers, but there were some interesting results.

The Tigers will be more fun to watch in 2019

Just don’t expect their record to improve much.

Niko Goodrum’s bat will keep him in the everyday lineup

As long as he continues to hit, Niko Goodrum could find himself playing everyday, but at a different position each game.

2019 opponent preview: Los Angeles Angels

Having Mike Trout helps, of course, but the future is still bright in Anaheim.

BYB staff predictions for the 2019 MLB season

The internet demands that we make a bunch of predictions for the upcoming season.

Predicting breakout and breakdown players for 2019

Based on various statistical factors (and some gut feelings), who is in line to progress and regress this season?

2019 opponent preview: Boston Red Sox

Boston’s bullpen is a question mark, but the rest of their roster is absolutely loaded.

5 bold predictions for the Tigers’ 2019 season

These are probably going to look really dumb in a few weeks.