Thu, 16 Oct 2014 04:18:56 -0700
Detroit Tigers CL Joe Nathan will have the closer job going into spring training, but general manager Dave Dombrowski said he will need to "perform up to the capabilities required" to keep the job.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:12:01 -0700
Updating a previous item, Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski told reporters the starting rotation will remain intact. There were rumors the club was looking to trade SP Rick Porcello earlier in the weekend.
Sun, 20 Oct 2013 11:29:11 -0700
Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski intends to sit down with manager Jim Leyland in the next few days regarding his future. "Now's not the time," Dombrowski said after the team's loss to the Boston Red Sox in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series. "We'll sit down in the next day or two."
Fri, 02 Nov 2012 01:10:50 -0700
Detroit Tigers president and general manager Dave Dombrowski said OF Brennan Boesch will be tendered a contract for next season and be given a chance to get back into the outfield mix.
Mon, 29 Oct 2012 22:52:04 -0700
Detroit Tigers SP Anibal Sanchez, C Gerald Laird, CL Jose Valverde and OF Delmon Young are eligible for free agency, and general manager Dave Dombrowski plans to target Sanchez and Laird for re-signing. Two other players, SS Jhonny Peralta and RP Octavio Dotel, have club options the team is likely to pick up.
Fri, 19 Oct 2012 01:15:58 -0700
Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski has endorsed the return of manager Jim Leyland for the 2013 season.
Wed, 16 Nov 2011 06:44:06 -0800
Detroit Tigers president/general manager Dave Dombrowski and Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin were named co-Executives of the Year by The Sporting News.
Mon, 08 Aug 2011 09:51:10 -0700
The Detroit Tigers extended the contracts of general manager Dave Dombrowski and manager Jim Leyland Monday, Aug. 8. Dombrowski agreed to a four-year contract extension through the 2015 season, and Leyland reached an agreement that extends him through the 2012 season. Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed.
Tue, 05 Oct 2010 05:40:29 -0700
Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said the team must acquire a middle-of-the-order bat in the offseason, The Detroit News' Tom Gage reports.
Sat, 06 Feb 2010 14:29:46 -0800
Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said that the club may attempt to add more offensive firepower before the beginning of the season, according to George Sipple of the Detroit Free Press. "Most of our positional spots are set, in the sense that if you had to open the season, I'd feel comfortable in that regard," he said. "But if there was an area we're going to address, it would be an offensive perspective. I don't know if anything will happen or not." Dombrowski added that the team is not currently looking to add pitching.