Source: Tigers agree to 1-year deal with Joba Chamberlain
in the second half of the season, posting a 4.97 ERA in 28 appearances. However, Rosenthal notes that Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski has said that family issues affected Chamberlain after the All-Star break. The deal is pending a physical.
Verlander may not be faster, but he's stronger -- and feels good as ever
million contract before the 2013 season, they were buying the pitcher, not the pitcher’s velocity, general manager Dave Dombrowski says. That pitcher, now 32, was not the same last season, not after undergoing core-muscle surgery the previous January
The rich get richer ...
last-place Tigers: With four consecutive AL Central titles, it's hard to argue with the Tigers' methods. GM Dave Dombrowski 's penchant for shipping away prospects hasn't bitten the Tigers yet, but there's little impact talent or
Dombrowski on bringing David Price to Detroit
Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski talks about the trade that brought David Price to the Motor City.
Avila making adjustments to deal with harmful foul tips
after taking a foul tip off the mask. ''Anybody that's had concussions, you get concerned about,'' team president Dave Dombrowski said. ''Hopefully he's in a spot where we can protect him as much as possible. You can only do so much. The doctors
History says $100 million pitchers must produce results fast
thinks that all of them are going to be years of investment that are at the highest rate,'' Detroit Tigers president Dave Dombrowski said. ''You expect some type of decline and adjustment that takes place.'' Pitchers and catchers start workouts with
Detroit's Martinez expected back by opening day
left knee Tuesday. The Tigers say their designated hitter should resume full activity in 4-6 weeks. General manager Dave Dombrowski says they are happy the surgery went well. Detroit announced last week that Martinez tore the medial meniscus in his left
Growing pains in Atlanta, or big changes coming?
but then he got on Twitter, saw what was going on and said to himself, "I think I might get traded." Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski eventually broke the news to Smyly, leaving him shocked. Well, it turns out that the trade could be the best thing that ever happened to Smyly, who has
Giants, Tigers rely on stability, consistency to land Venezuelan talent
worked together for more than two decades, since Avila hired them for the Florida Marlins under current Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski . Miguel Garcia, now the Tigers' director of Latin American operations, was the Marlins' chief evaluator on
Back in the saddle: Feliz to close in Texas
saw the Rangers send Joakim Soria to the Tigers for RP Corey Knebel and pitching prospect Jake Thompson. Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski said after the deal Joe Nathan would still serve as his team's closer, meaning that Soria's fantasy value takes