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CBS Sports
In 2016, the Nationals need the real Anthony Rendon backIt's never any one thing. This is baseball, after all. A team will rise or fall
In 2016, the Nationals need the real Anthony Rendon back
CBS Sports / Posted 5 hours ago
It's never any one thing. This is baseball, after all. A team will rise or fall because of a number of factors, some of which may not make sense in isolation. In 2015, for instance, the Cardinals won 100 games despite getting a total of four starts... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Predicting 2016 MLB Playoff Team Entering FebruaryThe Washington Nationals did not have a good winter. They butchered the manager
Predicting 2016 MLB Playoff Team Entering February
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
The Washington Nationals did not have a good winter. They butchered the managerial hiring process, making it seem like they had to settle for Dusty Baker, who was the best choice all along. They shot big but shot blanks in free agency, trying and... Read more
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ESPN
Szymborski: Projecting the soft NL EastJust a few months after Mets fans offered a teary farewell to the Cuban outfiel
Szymborski: Projecting the soft NL East
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
Just a few months after Mets fans offered a teary farewell to the Cuban outfielder and his .942 OPS for New York, a free-agent market with relatively weak interest in corner outfielders not named Jason Heyward afforded the Mets the opportunity to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Winter's Bests and Worsts (So Far) in MLBWhy, some things aren't even worth the paper they're printed on! Good thing you
The Winter's Bests and Worsts (So Far) in MLB
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
Why, some things aren't even worth the paper they're printed on! Good thing you're reading this on your computer or phone… 1. Best Paper Tigers Remember last winter at this time, how we all loved the Seattle Mariners, Washington Nationals and San... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Off season moves have given Detroit Tigers a shot at winning elusive World Series titleMajor League Baseball isn’t the NBA. It’s far more complex than putting togethe
Off season moves have given Detroit Tigers a shot at winning elusive World Series title
The Oakland Press / Posted 13 days ago
Major League Baseball isn’t the NBA. It’s far more complex than putting together two or three of the best players and just rolling to multiple championships. There are twice as many regular season games. Rosters are more than double in size. The... Read more
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The Oakland Press
New Tigers pitching coach Rich Dubee begins process of building rapport with staff at TigerFestNew Tigers pitching coach Rich Dubee (left) talks with Tigers radio voice Dan D
New Tigers pitching coach Rich Dubee begins process of building rapport with staff at TigerFest
The Oakland Press / Posted 14 days ago
New Tigers pitching coach Rich Dubee (left) talks with Tigers radio voice Dan Dickerson as part of the main stage program at TigerFest on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. MATTHEW B. MOWERY — The Oakland Press DETROIT >> A team’s fan fest is always primarily... Read more
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The Alpena News
‘More than a tweak’: Tigers introduce Justin UptonBy NOAH TRISTER AP Baseball Writer DETROIT — Al Avila says it was around Chri
‘More than a tweak’: Tigers introduce Justin Upton
The Alpena News / Posted 15 days ago
By NOAH TRISTER AP Baseball Writer DETROIT — Al Avila says it was around Christmas that the Detroit Tigers’ offseason changed. Owner Mike Ilitch was concerned about the team’s ability to score runs. “We had the company party here. He starts... Read more
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SportingNews
Tigers want to win for big-spending owner Mike IllitchThe Detroit Tigers have made a number of improvements to their AL Central-worst
Tigers want to win for big-spending owner Mike Illitch
SportingNews / Posted 16 days ago
The Detroit Tigers have made a number of improvements to their AL Central-worst roster this offseason, and one player, Victor Martinez, is grateful to owner Mike Ilitch for allowing it to happen. "We have to be so proud and honored to have the owner... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Pitching Injury Risk Having Zero Impact on Big DealsThere was a time, not all that long ago, when the best team in baseball wouldn'
Pitching Injury Risk Having Zero Impact on Big Deals
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
There was a time, not all that long ago, when the best team in baseball wouldn't commit anything more than a three-year contract to a starting pitcher. The Toronto Blue Jays lost some pitchers in the early 1990s, but they won back-to-back World... Read more
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KTVN Reno
'More than a tweak': Tigers introduce Justin UptonDETROIT (AP) - Al Avila says it was around Christmas that the Detroit Tigers' o
'More than a tweak': Tigers introduce Justin Upton
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Al Avila says it was around Christmas that the Detroit Tigers' offseason changed. Owner Mike Ilitch was concerned about the team's ability to score runs. "We had the company party here. He starts mentioning to me about, he's worried... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'More than a tweak': Tigers introduce Justin UptonDETROIT (AP) - Al Avila says it was around Christmas that the Detroit Tigers' o
'More than a tweak': Tigers introduce Justin Upton
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Al Avila says it was around Christmas that the Detroit Tigers' offseason changed. Owner Mike Ilitch was concerned about the team's ability to score runs. "We had the company party here. He starts mentioning to me about, he's worried... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Ilitch ‘comfortable’ with Tigers paying luxury tax; ‘He knew where he was headed’DETROIT >> So now we know that Detroit Tigers owner Mike Ilitch’s quips about t
Ilitch ‘comfortable’ with Tigers paying luxury tax; ‘He knew where he was headed’
The Oakland Press / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT >> So now we know that Detroit Tigers owner Mike Ilitch’s quips about the luxury tax at a December news conference were not just idle chatter. The billionaire owner of the Detroit Tigers said then that he was not reluctant to pay Major... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
SPORTS DIGEST || Djokovic wins, and again faces questionsDjokovic wins, and again faces questions MELBOURNE, Australia For the second
SPORTS DIGEST || Djokovic wins, and again faces questions
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
Djokovic wins, and again faces questions MELBOURNE, Australia For the second time in three days, Novak Djokovic won a match at the Australian Open and was confronted by questions about match-fixing in the sport. The five-time champion had just... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
2016 Tigers Winter Caravan ready to rollDETROIT- The 2016 Detroit Tigers Winter Caravan in partnership with FOX Sports
2016 Tigers Winter Caravan ready to roll
Detroit Tigers / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT- The 2016 Detroit Tigers Winter Caravan in partnership with FOX Sports Detroit, is set for Thursday, January 21 and Friday, January 22, and features an exciting lineup of stops throughout the state of Michigan. Tigers Executive Vice... Read more
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ESPN
Tigers introduce Justin Upton after finalizing dealAssociated Press Editor's Picks The next two seasons should be peak offensive
Tigers introduce Justin Upton after finalizing deal
ESPN / Posted 17 days ago
Associated Press Editor's Picks The next two seasons should be peak offensive years for Justin Upton, making it a good decision by the Tigers to add him to their lineup. The Tigers introduced Upton at a news conference Wednesday. The 28-year-old... Read more
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TSN
Tigers introduce Upton after announcing dealDETROIT - The Detroit Tigers have finalized their $132.75 million, six-year con
Tigers introduce Upton after announcing deal
TSN / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers have finalized their $132.75 million, six-year contract with free-agent outfielder Justin Upton. The Tigers introduced Upton at a news conference Wednesday. The 28-year-old gives Detroit another powerful bat in the... Read more
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17d
Bleacher Report
Why Won't Anyone Take a Chance on Cespedes?One month before pitchers and catchers report, we've still got several things t
Why Won't Anyone Take a Chance on Cespedes?
Bleacher Report / Posted 17 days ago
One month before pitchers and catchers report, we've still got several things to settle… 1. What's Up with Cespedes? While Justin Upton has surfaced, it seems Yoenis Cespedes is stuck somewhere on Mars with Matt Damon. Golfing, maybe. What... Read more
17d
Baltimore Sun
Orioles observations on Chris Davis' deal, Tigers' pursuit of him, Wei-Yin Chen's new homeDavis’ seven-year, $161 million deal, the largest in Orioles history, is pendin
Orioles observations on Chris Davis' deal, Tigers' pursuit of him, Wei-Yin Chen's new home
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Davis’ seven-year, $161 million deal, the largest in Orioles history, is pending a physical. He is expected to have that today or tomorrow. Ilitch reportedly had some front-office support to sign Davis, but there were concerns about the luxury... Read more
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The Alpena News
Report: Tigers sign Upton to $132 million dealBy NOAH TRISTER AP Baseball Writer DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers have agreed t
Report: Tigers sign Upton to $132 million deal
The Alpena News / Posted 17 days ago
By NOAH TRISTER AP Baseball Writer DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers have agreed to a $132.75 million, six-year contract with free-agent Justin Upton, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The person spoke Monday on condition of anonymity... Read more
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18d
KTVZ Bend
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton | Sports - Home Reports say 6-year deal worth more than $132 million Brian B
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
KTVZ Bend / Posted 18 days ago
| Sports - Home Reports say 6-year deal worth more than $132 million Brian Bahr/Getty Images The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
KY3 Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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News 8000
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
News 8000 / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin UptonThe Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a
Tigers reportedly land free agent OF Justin Upton
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
The Detroit Tigers and free agent outfielder Justin Upton on Monday agreed to a six-year deal worth more than $132 million, according to multiple reports. Last year for the San Diego Padres, the 28-year-old Upton hit .251 with 26 home runs, 81 RBIs... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Washington Nationals / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Oakland A's
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Oakland A's / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Minnesota Twins / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Houston Astros
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Houston Astros / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Detroit Tigers / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Atlanta Braves / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Colorado Rockies / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Cleveland Indians / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Boston Red Sox / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Seattle Mariners / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Chicago White Sox / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Anaheim Angels / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Everett Herald
AP source: Tigers reach 6-year deal with Justin Upton DETROIT � The Tigers have agreed to a $132.75 million, six-year contract with
AP source: Tigers reach 6-year deal with Justin Upton
Everett Herald / Posted 18 days ago
DETROIT � The Tigers have agreed to a $132.75 million, six-year contract with free-agent outfielder Justin Upton, according to a person with knowledge of the deal.The person spoke Monday night on... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for DetroitMaybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who hav
Upton deal caps fruitful offseason for Detroit
Chicago Cubs / Posted 18 days ago
Maybe Ilitch wants to win not just for himself but for all those people who have packed Comerica Park for most of the past decade. Maybe he wants to win for the fans around the country who care so deeply about their Tigers. • Hot Stove... Read more
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