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Tigers add IF Kody Clemens, son of Roger, to 40-man roster

Nov. 19, 2021 20:32 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers added infielder Kody Clemens, the youngest son of seven-time Cy Young winner Roger Clemens, to their 40-man roster. Detroit also added right-hander Angel De Jesus to the roster Friday. Niko Goodrum, who hit .214 in...

Tigers officially add LHP Eduardo Rodríguez to boost rebuild

Nov. 16, 2021 20:08 PM EST

The Detroit Tigers plan to be relatively aggressive in free agency and they proved that while giving their rebuild a boost, adding left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez to their rotation with a $77 million investment. The team announced Tuesday that it agreed to terms on a...

AP source: Rodríguez, Tigers reach $77M, five-year contract

Nov. 15, 2021 11:13 AM EST

Pitcher Eduardo Rodríguez and the Detroit Tigers agreed to a $77 million, five-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press, putting the left-hander on track to become the first of the 188 major league free agents to switch teams. The...

Reds' Castellanos opts out of contract, becomes free agent

Nov. 04, 2021 16:32 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Reds star outfielder Nick Castellanos exercised the opt-out clause in his contract and is a free agent, the team said Friday. The Reds right fielder opted out of the final two years and $34 million remaining on his deal after having the best...

Reds trade veteran C Tucker Barnhart to Tigers for prospect

Nov. 03, 2021 21:07 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds traded veteran Gold Glove catcher Tucker Barnhart to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday in exchange for infield prospect Nick Quintana. Barnhart, a 31-year-old left-handed hitter and reliable backstop, leaves Cincinnati after eight...

Cabrera hit 500th home run in Tigers' best season since 2016

Oct. 04, 2021 17:40 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera joined the 500-home run club and the Detroit Tigers had their best season in five years. The historic feat was worth celebrating in late August, when Cabrera became the 28th major leaguer to reach the milestone. It allowed some joy for a...

Tigers end losing season by beating playoff-bound White Sox

Oct. 03, 2021 19:14 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Daz Cameron homered leading off the ninth to spark a three-run inning, and the Detroit Tigers closed their fifth straight losing season with a 5-2 win over the AL Central champion Chicago White Sox on Sunday. Detroit finished third at 77-85, 16 games...

Giolito solid, Moncada HR, Chisox top Tigers, 6th win in row

Oct. 03, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Giolito tuned up for the playoffs with a solid start, Yoán Moncada hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Saturday night for their sixth straight win. The AL Central champion...

Lynn, Abreu lift White Sox over Tigers for 5th straight win

Oct. 02, 2021 00:35 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lance Lynn pitched one-run ball over five innings, José Abreu homered and drove in four runs, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 8-1 Friday night for their fifth straight win. Tim Anderson added four hits for the AL Central champions as...

Goodrum, Tigers defeat Twins 10-7 in slugfest with 7 homers

Oct. 01, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Niko Goodrum homered twice and drove in four runs, Jonathan Schoop hit a solo homer and the Detroit Tigers rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10-7 on Thursday night in a slugfest with seven homers. Dustin Garneau’s sacrifice fly and Willi...