2008 Season

  • Marcus Thames signs one year deal

    The Tigers avoid arbitration with another player and agree to terms with Marcus Thames on a one year deal. I’ll post details when I have...

  • Robertson extended for 3 years

    The Tigers have signed Nate Robertson to a 3 year deal for $21.25 million. The Freep has the break down on the dollars. Robertson will...

  • Talking Tigers prospects with Jonathan Mayo

    Mayo was kind enough to answer some questions about the now-depleted Tigers farm system as well as a look forward to the 2008 draft.

  • Message to Inge’s BFF

    Dave Dombrowski has some advice for Brandon Inge’s best friend: “If I was Brandon Inge’s best friend,” said Dombrowski, “I’d tell him ‘you should catch.’...

  • Tough Ticket

    As someone who went through his formative season ticket buying years (defined as: the time period shortly after college when I had an income and...

  • Tigers announce Tigerfest 2008 lineup

    There will be 23 Tigers players on hand at Saturday’s Tigerfest. They are: Jeremy Bonderman, Tim Byrdak, Miguel Cabrera, Curtis Granderson, Jacque Jones, Todd Jones,...

  • Lunch with Tigers, support a cause

    I received an email from Ashley Diersch who is with the Special Olympics. The Tigers North caravan bus will make two stops at luncheons that...

  • Dontrelle plus 3

    The Tigers and Dontrelle Willis agreed on a 3 year contract. The Tigers will pay Willis $7 million in 2008, $10 million in 2009, and...

  • Not so tender moment for Durbin, but Byrdak has that loving feeling

    Chad Durbin’s stint as a Detroit Tiger came to an end today when the club made the decision to not tender him a contract. Durbin,...

  • The Coda

    Wrapping up some outstanding items from what very well could be one of the most significant trades in franchise history… Replenishment Peter Gammons astutely pointed...

  • Where should Cabrera play?

    Jim Leyland was quoted yesterday talking about how this deal and the players they acquired were like a presents under the tree. Well, now that...

  • Tigerfest sells out and some other trade.

    There is an unprecedented buzz around the Tigers right now. I know it by looking at my server logs, but a much less obscure measure...