Tag Archives: Detroit Tigers

Hot Stove Notes: Kemp, Latos, Miley, Porcello, Rule 5 Draft, Scherzer and Simon

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On the final day of the Winter Meetings, some major league teams, including the Boston Red Sox, are making moves. However, the Yankees are still stagnant and haven't made much noise--aside from the fact they lost David Robertson and Brandon McCarthy in a span of four days. So what's going on around baseball? Let's find out! -- The ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Yankees, Diamondbacks, Tigers working on three-team trade

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Just a few days before the Winter Meetings are expected to begin, the Yankees, Arizona Diamondbacks and Detroit Tigers are working together to fill some holes on each of their respective rosters. According to Sweeny Murti of WFAN, the Yankees, Diamondbacks and Tigers are working on a three-team trade where the Yankees would acquire an infielder and ...

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Report: Tigers drop out of David Robertson sweepstakes

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The Yankees can worry about one less team as they try to keep their homegrown closer. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Detroit Tigers have dropped out of the David Robertson sweepstakes. With the Tigers bullpen woes, Detroit seemed like an ideal place for Robertson. However, the Tigers picked up Joakim Soria's ...

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Joba Chamberlain returns to the Bronx (and receives a poor ovation)

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For the first time since signing with the Detroit Tigers in the offseason, Joba Chamberlain returned to Yankee Stadium sporting a beard and some impressive stats. But let's start with the story on the beard. Why the beard? “I guess when you’re told to shave every day for so long, you just say forget it after ...

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Four home runs lead Yankees past Tigers in 7-4 win

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The Yankees displayed power earlier this afternoon, hitting four home runs as the Bronx Bombers cruised past the Detroit Tigers 7-4 in Lakeland. Yankees newcomer Brian McCann, Gary Sanchez, Yangervis Solarte and Jose Pirela all hit home-runs in the game; McCann and Sanchez hit solo shots, Pirela hit a two-run shot and Solarte hit a three-run ...

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Source: Yankees interested in Jhonny Peralta

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The Yankees have two shortstops for the 2014 season (Derek Jeter & Brendan Ryan). Could they possibly sign a third? According to FOX Sports, the Yankees have a legitimate interest in free agent Jhonny Peralta. Peralta also plays third base (which could come in handy if Alex Rodriguez is suspended) and left field. Peralta is coming ...

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Why Do The Tigers Own The Yankees?

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The Detroit Tigers own the New York Yankees. There's really no way around it. Detroit swept New York in the American League Championship Series in 2012 and eliminated the Yankees in the Division Series in five games in 2011. That's seven wins in nine playoff games over two seasons. That's what we would call ownage. Even ...

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Torii Hunter signed a 2-year deal with the Detroit Tigers

The Yankees have officially swung and missed at signing outfielder Torii Hunter to replace Nick Swisher in right field as Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported that he has signed a two-year deal to play with the Detroit Tigers pending a physical. Early on in the offseason it appeared that the Yankees could target Hunter as ...

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