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10/18 Littlefield to Tigers

Dave Littlefield, who has been with the Cubs since 2007, most recently as a Major League scout, was expected to join the Tigers, according to sources. 21 more words

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Dombrowski Addresses Bullpen Woes, Why Tigers Did Not Get Andrew Miller

By Ashley Dunkak
@AshleyDunkak

COMERICA PARK (CBS DETROIT) – As expected, Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski listed improving the bullpen among the team’s top priorities this offseason. 612 more words

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Dombrowski Says He Does Not Regret Fister Trade, Says 'Starting Pitching Was Not Our Downfall'

By Ashley Dunkak
@AshleyDunkak

COMERICA PARK (CBS DETROIT) – When the Detroit Tigers traded away center fielder Austin Jackson and starter Drew Smyly at the deadline this season to acquire high-level starter David Price, many fans wondered if losing Jackson and Smyly could have been avoided had the Tigers simply kept Doug Fister, who recorded a 2.41 ERA in 25 starts for the Washington Nationals this season. 322 more words

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Top 5 Dave Dombrowski Quotes From His End Of The Season Presser

5. In reference to Andrew Miller – “We really did make a good run at him,” Dombrowski said Tuesday. “It was a situation where they thought they were going to call us back, and they didn’t call us back, and they just decided to go in another direction. 362 more words

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The 2014 Detroit Tigers: Proof, Yet Again, You Can't Win a World Series with a Dumpster Fire for a Bullpen

Once you see the proverbial red dot on the discount cashmere sweater you can’t unsee it.

Actually, no wait, that’s getting ahead of things. The following post is going to be (fair warning) a rambling good bye to the 90-win 2014 Detroit Tigers. 1,471 more words

MLB

Dombrowski and Ausmus: A Civil Conversation About Bullpen Usage

A brisk wind blows through Comerica Park when Brad Ausmus and the Tigers arrive for a three-game series against the White Sox. Ausmus had the least inkling of suspicion upon arriving – a baseball ops intern typically delivers the series scouting reports; GM Dave Dombrowski himself delivering it was not unprecedented, but it was certainly unusual given the fact that Detroit’s series was a White Sox series with a relatively safe divisional lead. 863 more words

Indians

Detroit Tigers: Adept at Acquiring Rival Talent

Acquiring a player to strengthen your team is one thing, but when you weaken a rival in the process it’s a different kind of plus. On the other hand, if a rival team moved on from a player and you bring that player in from a different team, all it does is show your rivals what could have been—all the while making your team better. 356 more words

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