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ESPN: Dodgers Reach Record Contract With Clayton Kershaw

ESPN: Dodgers Reach Record Contract With Clayton Kershaw

Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) —  It looks like Clayton Kershaw will be calling the city of Los Angeles his home for years to come.
According to ESPN, the Dodgers and Kershaw have agreed on a seven-year, $215 million deal.&nb…

Padres Welcome Joaquin Benoit To San Diego

Padres Welcome Joaquin Benoit To San Diego

Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images(SAN DIEGO) — The San Diego Padres and free agent reliever Joaquin Benoit officially completed a two-year contract on Saturday, with a vesting option for the 2016 season. Both sides agreed to the deal on Dec. 18, pending …

ESPN: Reliever Jose Veras Agrees to Deal with Cubs

ESPN: Reliever Jose Veras Agrees to Deal with Cubs

David Banks/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Reliever Jose Veras has agreed to a one-year, four million dollar deal with the Chicago Cubs, according to ESPNdeportes.com.ESPNdeportes.com reports the deal also includes a $5.5 million option and incentives. Vera…

ESPN: Infante Headed to Royals

ESPN: Infante Headed to Royals

Tony Firriolo/MLB Photos via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Infielder Omar Infante has agreed to a four-year deal worth approximately $30 million with the Kansas City Royals, according to ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney.
The 31-year-old Infante played 118 gam…

ESPN: Joba Chamberlain Agrees to Join Tigers

ESPN: Joba Chamberlain Agrees to Join Tigers

Jim McIssac/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  The Detroit Tigers and relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain have agreed to a one-year contract worth $2.5 million, according to ESPN.
After being called up by the New York Yankees as a 21-year-old reliever in 2007…

Tigers Sign Closer Joe Nathan To A 2-Year Contract

Tigers Sign Closer Joe Nathan To A 2-Year Contract

iStockphoto(DETROIT) — The Detroit Tigers and free-agent closer Joe Nathan agreed to a two-year contract on Wednesday, with a club option for the 2016 season. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.”We are pleased to be adding a premier closer…

Nationals Acquire Doug Fister from Tigers

Nationals Acquire Doug Fister from Tigers

Rob Carr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  The Detroit Tigers continued their busy offseason Monday, trading starting pitcher Doug Fister to the Washington Nationals in exchange for infielder Steve Lombardozzi, left-handed pitcher Ian Krol, and minor lea…

Prince Fielder Ready for ‘Fresh Start’ with Rangers

Prince Fielder Ready for ‘Fresh Start’ with Rangers

Mike McGinnis/Getty Images(ARLINGTON, Texas) — If his new jersey number is any indication, new Texas Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder is embracing his new team.
The Rangers introduced Fielder on Monday, several days after acquiring him from the De…

Jhonny Peralta Agrees to Four-Year Deal with Cardinals

Jhonny Peralta Agrees to Four-Year Deal with Cardinals

Major League Baseball (NEW YORK) —  It didn’t take long for the best shortstop on the free agent market to find a new home.
After losing to the Boston Red Sox in the World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals bolstered their infield by agreeing to a f…

Tigers and LHP Phil Coke Agree to One-Year Contract

Tigers and LHP Phil Coke Agree to One-Year Contract

iStockphoto(DETROIT) — Left-handed reliever Phil Coke and the Detroit Tigers avoided salary arbitration on Thursday, agreeing to a one-year contract.The 31-year-old Coke appeared in 49 games with the Tigers last season, posting a record of 0-5 with a …

Source: Tigers Agree To Swap Fielder For Kinsler

Source: Tigers Agree To Swap Fielder For Kinsler

Mike McGinnis/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  The Detroit Tigers have agreed to a deal that would send first baseman Prince Fielder to the Texas Rangers in exchange for second baseman Ian Kinsler, according to ESPN.
Both players still need to undergo p…

Miguel Cabrera Named AL MVP, Andrew McCutchen Wins NL MVP

Miguel Cabrera Named AL MVP, Andrew McCutchen Wins NL MVP

Major League Baseball(NEW YORK) — For the second straight season, Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera was named the American League MVP. Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen was named the MVP over in the National League.
Cabrera foll…

Scherzer, Kershaw Win Cy Young Awards

Scherzer, Kershaw Win Cy Young Awards

Mike McGinnis/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  Even though he’s only 25 years old, Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is already piling up the hardware.
For the second time in three seasons, Kershaw was voted the NL Cy Young Award winner.  He …

Mariners Hire Lloyd McClendon as New Skipper

Mariners Hire Lloyd McClendon as New Skipper

Major League Baseball(SEATTLE) — The Seattle Mariners hired former Pittsburgh Pirates manager Lloyd McClendon as its new manager. McClendon had been the Detroit Tigers hitting coach since 2007. Before that he served as the Pirates skipper from 2001-…

Tigers Name Brad Ausmus Manager

Tigers Name Brad Ausmus Manager

Mike McGinnis/Getty Images(DETROIT) — Brad Ausmus will take over for the retired Jim Leyland next season.  The Tigers introduced the 44-year-old former catcher with no managerial experience on Sunday.
Ausmus will take over a team that has won the…

Miguel Cabrera Undergoes Groin Surgery

Miguel Cabrera Undergoes Groin Surgery

Tony Firriolo/MLB Photos Via Getty Images(NEW YORK) —   Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera underwent successful groin surgery, the team announced Tuesday.
Cabrera was visibly affected by the injury over the past two months, and will now n…

Tigers’ Manager Jim Leyland Steps Down

Tigers’ Manager Jim Leyland Steps Down

Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images(DETROIT) — After eight seasons, Jim Leyland will not return as manager of the Detroit Tigers in 2014.
The decision to retire from managing came from Leyland, and Leyland alone. He informed General Manager Dom …

Boston Red Sox Win American League Pennant

Boston Red Sox Win American League Pennant

Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images(BOSTON) — Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino hit a grand slam Saturday night, to give Boston a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers and clinching the American League pennant.Trailing 2-1 entering the bottom of the seventh …

Scoreboard Roundup – 10/19/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 10/19/13

Banana Stock/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  MLB Playoffs – Game 6 ALCS: Boston Red Sox 5 – Detroit Tigers 2 (Red Sox win series, 4-2)
Top 25 College Football:  (1) Alabama 52 (7-0) – Arkansas 0 (3-5)
(2) Oregon 62 (7-0) – Washington State 38 (4-4…

Red Sox Edge Tigers 4-3, Lead ALCS 3-2

Red Sox Edge Tigers 4-3, Lead ALCS 3-2

Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Boston Red Sox are just one win away from advancing to the World Series after defeating the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in Game 5 of the ALCS.
First baseman Mike Napoli continued to swing a hot bat, as h…

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