Is Jacoby Jones a Future All-Star?

A .205 batting average clearly will not get it done. However, Jacoby Jones, who was acquired from the Pirates in exchange for reliever Joakim Soria back in 2015, has been one of the more intriguing players on Detroit's young team. He clearly shows the tools to be a speedster around the bases, man the spacious … Continue reading Is Jacoby Jones a Future All-Star?

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Who will be the most likely trade chip this season?

Since the Tigers are obviously not in a spot to contend for a World Series title anytime soon, they have to look at the best ways to reach those expectations. It is done with a key breakout performer or two, a couple of free agent signings, and maybe most importantly building organizational depth from within … Continue reading Who will be the most likely trade chip this season?

Late comeback attempt foiled as Rays overcome Tigers in first game of series

Long term deals to starting pitchers are always a risk. Age and injuries play a key role in determining the performance of any pitcher. In the case of Jordan Zimmermann, things never seemed to get on track for the former Washington Nationals righty after a stellar first month of April with Detroit in the first … Continue reading Late comeback attempt foiled as Rays overcome Tigers in first game of series