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Tigers | In mix for Rusney Castillo

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:09:14 -0700

The Detroit Tigers remain in the hunt for Cuban free-agent OF Rusney Castillo, a source said Tuesday, Aug. 19.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: - Ken Rosenthal

Tigers | Joakim Soria will throw this week

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:12:03 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Joakim Soria (oblique) will throw later this week, and he is not expected to miss much more than the allotted 15 days, according to manager Brad Ausmus.

Fantasy Tip: Soria is worth considering in deep mixed leagues and AL-only formats. He might not save another game this season, though.

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Tigers | Justin Verlander will throw

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:06:13 -0700

Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (shoulder) will throw Tuesday, Aug. 19, according to manager Brad Ausmus. Ausmus noted there was a possibility of a bullpen session in the next two days, depending on how Verlander's shoulder feels.

Fantasy Tip: Verlander has struggled in 2014. Make sure he is fully healthy before returning him to your lineups.

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Tigers | Kevin Whelan outrighted

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:24:42 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Kevin Whelan cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Toledo Tuesday, Aug. 19, after he accepted his assignment.

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Tigers | Rajai Davis injured

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:03:08 -0700

Detroit Tigers OF Rajai Davis (thumb) is considered day-to-day after suffering a thumb injury during the game Sunday, Aug. 17. X-rays done on the thumb were negative. Davis said he does not think it will take long to recover from the injury.

Fantasy Tip: Davis could miss a few days because of the injury. Owners should have a backup plan ready for their starting lineup in case Davis is not playing.

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Tigers | Kevin Whelan designated

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:51:10 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Kevin Whelan was designated for assignment Saturday, Aug. 16, as part of roster moves that put RP Jim Johnson on the 40-man lineup.

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Tigers | Jim Johnson to join team Sunday

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 19:39:26 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Jim Johnson was called up and will join the team Sunday, Aug. 17. In a corresponding move, RP Melvin Mercedes was optioned.

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Tigers | Miguel Cabrera hit on elbow

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:16:41 -0700

Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (elbow) was hit on the elbow by a pitch from Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez, but he remained in the game after being looked at by a trainer.

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Tigers | Justin Verlander will not throw for a few days

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:18:29 -0700

Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (shoulder) will not throw until Tuesday, Aug. 20, at the earliest, according to manager Brad Ausmus. The team will skip Verlander's next start, but it is not known if he will need to be placed on the 15-day disabled list.

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Tigers | Andy Dirks rehab assignment update

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:23:37 -0700

Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (hamstring) will resume his rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo Saturday, Aug. 16.

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Tigers | Justin Verlander receives second opinion

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:19:02 -0700

Detroit Tigers SP Justin Verlander (shoulder) received a similar diagnosis on his shoulder Friday, Aug. 15, after his MRI results were sent for a second opinion. There is should inflammation, but no structural damage.

Fantasy Tip: Verlander might only miss a start, but fantasy owners shouldn't rush to return him to their starting lineups. Give him a start to prove his health.

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Tigers | No Alex Avila

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:19:07 -0700

Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 15, against the Seattle Mariners. C Bryan Holaday is starting behind the plate and batting eighth.

Fantasy Tip: Remove Avila from your lineups. He is getting the night off against left-hander James Paxton. Holaday could be worth a flier in daily games. He has a near-minimum price.

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Tigers | Set to call up Jim Johnson

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:05:10 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Jim Johnson is expected to be recalled from Triple-A Toledo, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson won't be in the equation for save opportunities, at least not yet. His fantasy value is limited to deep AL-only formats, until his role is clearer.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Detroit News - Chris McCosky

Tigers | Max Scherzer fans season-high 14

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:22:00 -0700

Detroit Tigers SP Max Scherzer struck out a season-high 14 batters through eight shutout innings to record his 14th win Thursday, Aug. 14, against the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Fantasy Tip: Scherzer has 25 strikeouts with a single earned run allowed over his past two starts. Continue to start him with confidence.

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Tigers | Melvin Mercedes recalled

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:59:51 -0700

The Detroit Tigers recalled RP Melvin Mercedes from the minors Thursday, Aug. 14.

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Detroit Tigers Player News

Aguasvivas Juaner 1B
Ahearne Pat P
Airoso Kurt OF
Alburquerque Al RP
Alvarado Carlos P
Alvino Billy C
Amezquita Octavio SS
Andujar Billis P
Ardoin Kevin P
Augenstein Bryan RP
Averill Erik P
Avery James P
Avila Alex C
Baez William P
Baldwin Ancil P
Bale John P
Barnes Justin C
Baxter Jake P
Beattie Eric P
Belfiore Mike RP
Below Duane RP
Benitez Gabe P
Berry Vincent OF
Bouchie Andy C
Bourquin Ronnie 3B
Bowen Joe C
Brackman Mark P
Brown Curtis OF
Bumstead Nathan P
Cabrera Miguel 1B
Cain Nolan P
Carmosino Dominic P
Carrera Ezequiel OF
Cassavechia Nick P
Castellanos Nick 3B
Cervenak Mike 3B
Chamberlain Joba RP
Christman Tim P
Clelland Edward P
Coke Phil RP
Collet Cody C
Collier Tommy P
Collins Tyler OF
Colvin Brooks SS
Conn Tyler P
Cordova Jorge P
Cosme Caonabo INF
Crabtree Tim P
Crawford Jonathon P
Crichton Erik P
Cruz Jordan OF
Cruz Nelson R. RP
Davis Brad C
Davis Rajai OF
De La Vara Gilbert P
DeLucia Dan P
Diaz Alvaro OF
Dirks Andy OF
Dlugach Brent SS
Douglas Brandon INF
Drucker Scot P
Dubee Michael P
Duffey Jack P
Durham Lance 1B
Dyer Shane SP
Eichhorn Kevin P
Encarnacion Jose P
Escobar Elys C
Farmer Buck P
Faulk Kenny P
Feeney Trevor P
Fields Daniel SS
Finefrock Sean P
Finigan P.J. P
Ford Jacob 3B
Foster Jordan OF
Fraser Loren P
Gagnier Drew P
Garcia Ramon P
Gaynor Wade 3B
Gentzler Daniel P
Gerbe Jeff P
Gibson Tyler OF
Gilman Steven P
Gonzalez Eduardo P
Gonzalez Enrique P
Graham Andrew C
Graham Jason P
Green Dean 1B
Grosse Mike 2B
Guez Ben OF
Gulliver James SS
Guzman Agustin 2B
Hahn Jeffrey P
Hanrahan Joel RP
Hanzawa Troy SS
Hardy Blaine P
Harrigan Brandon C
Haske Mark SS
Henkel Rob P
Henriquez Oscar P
Hensen Brian P
Hernandez Hector OF
Hernandez Michael OF
Hess Andrew P
Hess Kevan P
Hessman Mike INF
Hill Derek OF
Hill Shawn SP
Hodge Kevin P
Holaday Bryan C
Homer Christopher P
Huddleston Robert C
Hunter Torii OF
Iglesias Jose SS
Inglin Jeff OF
Jacobsen Tyler P
Jaime Carmelo 2B
James Mike RP
Johnson Gabe C
Johnson Jim RP
Johnson Mark J. P
Jones Brandon OF
Kalita Tim P
Karnuth Jason P
Kellogg Micah P
Kelly Don 3B
Kenkel Rob P
Ketchner Ryan P
Kibler Jonathan P
Kinsler Ian 2B
Kirkland Kody 3B
Kite Josh P
Konecny Daniel P
Kopp David P
Krol Ian RP
Krol Noah P
LaLuna Michael P
Lamont Wade 1B
Larez Victor P
Laster Jeremy OF
Lee Joshua 1B
Lemon Marcus 2B
Lennerton Jordan 1B
Leyland Patrick C
Lindsey John 1B
Lobstein Kyle SP
Longley Drew C
Lontayo Alex P
Lorg Cale SS
Machado Dixon INF
Mahoney Collin P
Manus Michael P
Martinez Francisco OF
Martinez Hector X. SS
Martinez J.D. OF
Martinez Victor DH
McBride Macay P
McCann James C
McCoy Pat RP
McGorty John 1B
McIntyre Nicolas 2B
McRae Aaron C
Meador James OF
Mears Chris SP
Melian Jackson OF
Meran Jorge C
Mercedes Melvin RP
Mesa Eliezer OF
Middleton Cory 3B
Miller Cole C
Miller Justin RP
Misch Pat SP
Monasterios Carlos P
Moody Nolan P
Morrison Mike P
Moya Steven OF
Murrian John C
Nardozzi Paul P
Nathan Joe RP
Newton Jordan C
Nickerson Jonah SP
Nicolas Cesar 1B
Norfleet Matthew P
Nowlin Billy C
O'Brien Matthew P
Ortega Jose A. RP
Ostlund Ian P
Ott Louis SS
Palacios Wilsen P
Palma Ricardo P
Paulino Brenny RP
Pearson Kyle P
Peeples Jamaal OF
Pereira Anthony SS
Perez Ezequiel P
Perez Hernan SS
Perez Marcelo P
Peter Kyle OF
Peterson Adam P
Peterson Brian C
Piantek Kurtis 1B
Piccola Zach P
Pina Manny C
Porcello Rick SP
Pounds Bryan 3B
Price David SP
Putkonen Luke RP
Rainwater Josh P
Ramirez Hector X. SS
Ramirez Wilken 3B
Ray Robbie SP
Reed Evan RP
Regas Kris P
Roberson Ryan 1B
Roberts Lionel 1B
Robertson Timothy P
Robowski Ryan P
Rochelle Kristopher C
Rodland Eric 2B
Rogers Brian RP
Rogers Joe P
Romine Andrew SS
Rondon Bruce RP
Ronz Kenon P
Rood Shawn SS
Ross Greg P
Royals Thomas P
Rush Eddie OF
Russo Kevin OF
Samuels Zach P
Sanches Humberto P
Sanchez Anibal SP
Sanchez Eduardo RP
Sanchez Felix P
Santo Brian P
Satterwhite Cody RP
Scherzer Max SP
Schlereth Daniel RP
Schmack Brian RP
Schotts Austin SS
Sleeth Kyle P
Smith Chad RP
Smith Les OF
Sommer Luke OF
Sorensen Mark P
Soria Joakim RP
Spring Daniel P
Startup Will RP
Steik Ricky P
Stein Keith OF
Stewart Jake OF
Stohr Tyler P
Stokes David P
Suarez Eugenio SS
Tata Jordan P
Taylor Londell OF
Thomas Devin X. C
Thornton Thomas P
Timm Brandon OF
Todd Jade P
Tomey Anthony RP
Torrealba Steve C
Torres Christopher C
Travis Devon 2B
Trzesniak Nick C
Tulk Robert OF
Turley Josh P
Tyner Jason OF
Valdez Ignacio OF
Valdez Jose RP
Vasquez Matt P
Vasquez Sendy P
VerHagen Drew P
Verlander Justin SP
Waddell Jason P
Wathan Derek INF
Weber Tyler C
Westlake Aaron 1B
Whelan Kevin P
White Christopher OF
Wood Austin P
Worth Danny SS
Wyatt Brent SS
Young Stephen 2B
Zell Danny P
Zumaya Richard P

Ausmus Brad MAN
Avila Al TO
Belliard Rafael TO
Billmeyer Mick TO
Brookens Tom TO
Clark Dave TO
Dombrowski Dave GM
Durham Leon TO
Fields Bruce TO
Jones Jeff PC
Joyner Wally TO
Lamont Gene TO
Maroth Mike TO
Martin Matt TO
Nevin Phil TO
Vizquel Omar TO

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