Tigers Press Releases
Lloyd McClendon Named Tigers Hitting Coach
DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today named Lloyd McClendon the Club's hitting coach. Additionally, Leon "Bull" Durham has been named the Club's assistant hitting coach.
"Willie Horton Day" to be Celebrated October 18
DETROIT - For the 13th consecutive year, the state of Michigan will recognize one man's ability to overcome obstacles and achieve a lifetime of success when "Willie Horton Day" is celebrated on Tuesday, October 18.
Take Home a Piece of Comerica Park at the Tigers Equipment and Apparel Sale
DETROIT - Purchase your piece of Comerica Park at the 2016 Detroit Tigers equipment and apparel sale on Thursday and Friday, October 20-21.
Tigers announce coaching staff changes for 2017
The Detroit Tigers announced today that bullpen coach Mick Billmeyer, third base coach Dave Clark, pitching coach Rich Dubee, bench coach Gene Lamont, defensive coordinator Matt Martin and first base coach Omar Vizquel will return to the Tigers coaching staff in 2017.
Tigers Exercise 2017 Club Option on Contract of Manager Brad Ausmus
DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today announced that they have exercised the 2017 club option on the contract of manager Brad Ausmus.
Miguel Cabrera Named American League Player of the Month for September
Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera has been voted the Budweiser Presents American League Player of the Month for September. Budweiser, the official beer sponsor of Major League Baseball and sponsor of 24 of 30 clubs, is also the presenting sponsor of the National League Player of the Month Award.
Miguel Cabrera Named American League Player of the Week
Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending October 2nd. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Verlander, Fulmer Post Impressive 2016 Pitching Performances
DETROIT - Detroit Tigers pitchers Justin Verlander and Michael Fulmer each posted impressive numbers in the 2016 season, putting themselves into strong consideration for postseason awards. Below are some highlights and accomplishments for each pitcher during the 2016 season.
Monday's Tigers game vs. Cleveland set for 1:10 p.m. at Comerica Park
The Detroit Tigers today announced that the game on Monday, October 3, vs. Cleveland at Comerica Park will begin at 1:10 p.m. Monday's game will only be played if necessary whereas it can impact postseason seedings.