Roster Management

  • Tigers option Sizemore and Scherzer – Guillen to play 2B

    The Tigers have optioned Scott Sizemore and Max Scherzer to Toledo. In their place come Armando Galarraga and Danny Worth. Worth wasn’t on the 40...

  • Casper Wells to join the Tigers

    It appears that the Tigers are calling up another young outfielder. The rumor has it that Casper Wells has been called up to the 25...

  • Figaro to join team Wednesday

    With the double header scheduled for Wednesday, it appears that Alfredo Figaro will be joining the team in Detroit.

  • It’s Kelly right?

    Yesterday Jim Leyland dropped some hints as to what his preferred 25 man roster would be when the team breaks camp this week. Actually he’s...

  • Putting eggs in the Willis basket

    The battle for the back end of the Tigers starting rotation has been the story of the spring for Detroit fans. The Tigers are counting...

  • Seay, Miner hit the DL

    The Tigers trimmed their roster down to 32 this morning with a couple of disabled list moves and other cuts. Most notable was the placement...

  • Tigers relief notes

    With the deals for LaTroy Hawkins and Brandon Lyon it appears that the market for “back end of the bullpen pitchers who could potentially set-up...

  • Winter Meetings Day 3

    As Tigers fans let us just hope that today is relatively boring. The Tigers will remain active and the roster will continue to change but...

  • Tigers sign Brad Thomas, trade Clay Rapada

    The Tigers today announced the signing of southpaw Brad Thomas, and that they traded Clay Rapada to the the Texas Rangers for a player to...

  • Arbitration offers for Lyon, Rodney

    The Tigers decided to offer arbitration to relievers Brandon Lyon and Fernando Rodney, but not to take the risk with second baseman Placido Polanco. We...

  • Tigers add 4 to the roster

    The Tigers have added Scott Sizemore, Ryan Strieby, Brennan Boesch, and Audy Ciriaco to the 40 man roster, protecting them from the Rule 5 draft....

  • Minor notes: Protection, Bourquin, and the AFL

    A look at some minor league notes including Scot Drucker's modest proposal, Ronnie Bourquin's suspension, and the AFL championship game.