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Tiger Target: Luis Ayala

Jan 24, 14 Tiger Target: Luis Ayala

Posted by in All Baseball News, Tigers News

On Thursday, January 23rd, CBS writer Jon Heyman tweeted that the Detroit Tigers are one of three teams that are interested in right-handed relief pitcher Luis Ayala. Ayala is a 36 year old veteran who pitched for the Atlanta Braves and the Baltimore Orioles last year. In 39 games out of the pen last season, he posted a 3.27 ERA...

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Weekly Roundup: Iglesias Re-Signs and JV Injured

Jan 11, 14 Weekly Roundup: Iglesias Re-Signs and JV Injured

Posted by in Tigers News

Last week, two semi-significant announcements came from the camp of the Detroit Tigers. Yes, the Tigers did invite 16 non-roster players to Spring Training, but that’s not what I’m talking about. On Wednesday, the Tigers came to terms on a one year contract with the sharp fielding shortstop, Jose Iglesias. However, the...

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16 Non-Roster Players Invited to Spring Training

Jan 09, 14 16 Non-Roster Players Invited to Spring Training

Posted by in Minor League News, Tigers News

Today, the Tigers announced that they have invited 16 players to Spring Training that are not on the current 40-man roster. - Infield: 2B/SS Danny Worth, 2B Devon Travis - Outfield: LF Tyler Collins, RF Trevor Crowe, CF Ezequiel Carrera - Catchers: James McCann, Luis Exposito, Craig Albernaz, John Murrian - Pitchers: RHP Luis...

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Joe Nathan and Subtle Differences

Jan 06, 14 Joe Nathan and Subtle Differences

Posted by in Tigers News

Meet the new closer for the Detroit Tigers, Joe Nathan. You may have heard of him already! You haven’t? Well, then let me refresh your memory. Longtime Minnesota Twins closer, six time All-Star, 341 career saves… Still nothing? How about this little stat: he is 36 for 36 in save opportunities with a 1.45 ERA in 61 games...

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