Trades

  • 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...

  • Wrapping up the trade

    After some extensive reflection I’ve come to the conclusion that this deal will never really sit well with me. By never I don’t actually mean...

  • What the Tigers got

    As unpleasant as giving up Curtis Granderson and Edwin Jackson is, the Tigers did manage to net themselves a handful of players who will be...

  • The trade: the emotional response

    For those who are upset about the trade, I can’t blame you. There is a baseball reason for what went down. But right now it’s...

  • 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...

  • Tigers acquire Aubrey Huff

    The Tigers have acquired Aubrey Huff from the Orioles for Brett Jacobson.  Joel Zumaya has been moved to the 60 day DL. “Huff is a...

  • Tigers get Washburn

    The Tigers bolstered their rotation today by acquiring Jarrod Washburn from the Mariners. The Tigers give up Luke French and Mauricio Robles. I’ll have more...

  • The one where I admit my wrongness: Edwin Jackson edition

    Back in December 2008 the Tigers completed a trade with the Tampa Bay Rays that sent Matt Joyce to the Rays for Edwin Jackson. I...

  • Tigers trade James Skelton for Brooks Brown

    The Tigers have sent James Skelton (or actually they just let the Diamondbacks keep him) to Arizona for Brooks Brown. Brown started at AA for...

  • Tigers solve crowded outfield by trading for outfielder

    Aside from trying to handicap the Tigers starting rotation battle, the other story of interest was figuring out the last 2 spots on the bench....

  • Like sands through the hourglass

    I think it’s clear that the Tigers bullpen situation will be an on going saga. It’s been the lead story leading up to Tigerfest and...

  • Notes from Gerald Laird conference call

    Paraphrasing some comments from Gerald Laird during his conference call today: Thoughts on the Tigers pitchers: looking forward to being on the same side as...