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MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Interested in Justin Verlander & Alex Avila

Posted on 24 Jul, 2017, by in MLB

The Chicago Cubs are on a roll, but it seems that they’re not done trying to add pieces and bolster their roster some more, eyeing another World Series bid. Their current targets? Detroit Tigers Alex Avila and Justin Verlander. More

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MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs & Los Angeles Dodgers Interested in Justin Verlander

Posted on 4 Jul, 2017, by in MLB

With the Detroit Tigers feeding the bottom of the AL Central and trying to cut their payroll, it’s no wonder Justin Verlander is on the trading block. If anyone is going to land the Cy Young and MVP winner, it’ll probably be the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers. One might think the New York Yankees would also be in the picture, but the Tigers won’t let Verlander go to an American League team. More

MLB Playoffs – Detroit Tigers Getting Closer to Kansas City Royals

Posted on 9 Sep, 2014, by in MLB

One of the more interesting races left in Major League Baseball and the playoffs is that for the top of the AL Central, as the Detroit Tigers got close to erasing the gulf between them and the Kansas City Royals, winning 9-5 to open the two team’s series with a solid start from Justin Verlander and a big hitting day for Torii Hunter. More

Pitchers That Have Won the MVP

Posted on 5 Sep, 2014, by in Featured, MLB

No one is talking about Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers winning the Cy Young award in the NL for a third time. It’s about the National League MVP. While it’s not longer very common to see pitchers winning the award, it’s not like it’s never happened before. More

Finally a Hit That Means Something (Tigers vs A’s)

Posted on 6 Oct, 2013, by in MLB

There wasn’t much to be proud of for both lineups in game 2 of the ALDS series between the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics. Beyond the excellent pitching from Justin Verlander and Sonny Gray, there was one moment of clutch and greatness from Stephen Vogt, driving in the only run in the game at the bottom of the ninth, making it a walk off hit to tie up the series at 1-1. More

Best Selling MLB Jerseys in 2012

Posted on 4 Oct, 2012, by in Featured

Major league baseball released the list of players that were the most popular this season since the all-star break, translating into jersey sales. The New York Yankees (Derek Jeter, Robinson Cano, Ichiro Suzuki) are the only team with three players in the top 10, as retirements (Chipper Jones) and rookie sensations made an impact (Bryce Harper, Mike Trout) made an impact on the sales charts. More

Pitchers Dominate Another Opening Day

Posted on 6 Apr, 2012, by in MLB

Another opening day for the 2012 MLB season, this time with an actual feel to it, with 7 games taking place instead of just one. The year of the pitcher? Seems like it again, with Justin Verlander and Roy Halladay looking as dominant as they were in 2011, leading their teams to their first wins. More

2011 MLB Player Awards

Posted on 23 Nov, 2011, by in MLB

Justin Verlander winning the AL MVP and the Cy Young award stood out among the winners of the 2011 MLB individual awards, while Ryan Braun’s exceptional hitting didn’t go unnoticed, winning him the NL MVP award. More