Detroit baseball fans have sat through nearly a decade of poor management from Tigers GM Al Avila. Finally, ownership pulled the plug. How many rebuilding years is too many rebuilding years? Avila wasted the final years of Miguel Cabrera’s career, mismanaged one of the more elite farm systems in baseball, failed to take advantage of…
The Chicago Cubs fall down in this week’s MLB Power Rankings after a questionable trade deadline strategy. (Photo by Joe Puetz/Getty Images) Almost a week after the trade deadline, some of the best teams in the MLB Power Rankings are looking stronger than ever.
Detroit Tigers designated hitter Miguel Cabrera is one of, if not the, most fearsome right-handed hitters of this generation, that is not up for debate. Sure, Albert Pujols deserves a mention in the conversation but nobody has been a more complete hitter than Miggy in the past 20 years or so.
DETROIT, MI – JUNE 11: Michael Fulmer #32 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays at Comerica Park on June 11, 2022, in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images) Wyndham Championship expert picks, best bets for PGA Tour golf this week by Cody Williams
The San Diego Padres have already traded for Juan Soto, Josh Bell, and Josh Hader. But they still could trade for a catcher. The San Diego Padres already have a decent catching corps of Jorge Alfaro and Austin Nola but they are going all in at the trade deadline as they are rumored to be…
The Atlanta Braves have traded for Astros starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi and Tigers outfielder Robbie Grossman. According to Mark Berman of FOX 36 in Houston, the Atlanta Braves and the Houston Astros have come together with a 1-for-1 deal involving former All-Stars. The Astros will send starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi to the Braves in exchange…
Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Tarik Skubal. (Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports) Giants Rumors: They might not be sellers but buyers? by Jake Oliver Lefty pitcher Tarik Skubal’s time as a tradeable asset may be at an end for the Tigers on the eve of the trade deadline thanks to an injury.
The Washington Nationals have what looks like a permanent spot at the bottom of the MLB Power Rankings. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images) August has arrived, the trade deadline is near, and the MLB Power Rankings tell the story of which teams are showing the most strength.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – JUNE 04: (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) Andrew Chafin #37 of the Detroit Tigers in action against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on June 04, 2022 in New York City. The Yankees defeated the Tigers 3-0. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
These three teams should get themselves involved in the ongoing Tarik Skubal trade rumors with the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images) Tarik Skubal trade rumors should pick up with Luis Castillo now moved and other teams ready to look elsewhere for starting pitcher help.
CHICAGO, IL – JULY 08: Tarik Skubal #29 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Chicago White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field on July 8, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
Tarik Skubal was surprisingly mentioned as a potential Tigers trade asset leading up to the deadline. A day later, he threw a fit in the dugout. It’s unknown if those two events are connected, but players see everything. You can bet Ken Rosenthal’s reporting got back to Skubal, which suggested that even the 25-year-old ace…
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – APRIL 26: Michael Fulmer #32 of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by David Berding/Getty Images) 3 Detroit Tigers players who won’t be on the roster after the trade deadline With Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic breaking the news that the Detroit Tigers are open to dealing virtually anybody on their active roster, including…
Recent MLB rumors indicate the Detroit Tigers will take offers for Tarik Skubal. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images) Tarik Skubal is now the subject of MLB rumors and teams should start putting their best trade packages together to land him.
Jul 21, 2022; Oakland, California, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Tarik Skubal (29) pitches during the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at RingCentral Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports
PHOENIX, AZ – JULY 22: Juan Soto #22 of the Washington Nationals smiles in the dugout before the MLB game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on July 22, 2022 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Mike Christy/Getty Images)
This week’s MLB Power Rankings include some major changes at the top. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) This week’s MLB Power Rankings include major changes at the top with a brand new number one team showing the most muscle.
MIAMI, FLORIDA – JULY 15: Sandy Alcantara #22 of the Miami Marlins delivers a pitch during the second inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at loanDepot park on July 15, 2022 in Miami, Florida. MLB All-Star Game, Albert Pujols (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JULY 18: American League All-Star Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers talks with the media during the 2022 Gatorade All-Star Workout Day at Dodger Stadium on July 18, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
The Kansas City Royals are one of the teams stuck at the bottom of the MLB Power Rankings each week. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) The midseason MLB Power Rankings are in with the New York Yankees looking brilliant and the Seattle Mariners showing the most resilience.