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  1. Chess match: Tigers versus A's

    Christina Kahrl

    Our final look at the managers ... Detroit Tigers versus Oakland Athletics What Jim Leyland likes to do: While the Tigers stole the fewest bases in baseball, barely averaging an attempt every three games, Leyland has been exceptionally aggressi...

    Blog | October 04, 2013
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  3. Jose Valverde designated for assignment by Detroit Tigers

    The Detroit Tigers have designated reliever Jose Valverde for assignment, less than two months after bringing the veteran right-hander back to the major leagues for another chance to be the team's closer.

    Story | Conversation | June 21, 2013
  4. Tigers' offense finally delivers in clutch

    David Schoenfield

    For all the consternation over Jose Valverde, part of the Detroit Tigers' late-inning woes has been the failure of the offense to deliver big hits late in close games. So when Victor Martinez walked leading off the bottom of the ninth Thur...

    Blog | June 20, 2013
  5. Tigers top Indians to widen AL Central lead

    Justin Verlander pitched seven solid innings, Victor Martinez homered and the Detroit Tigers beat Cleveland 7-5 on Friday night to take a 3.5-game lead over the Indians atop the AL Central.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | June 07, 2013
  6. Prince Fielder's RBI single lifts Tigers over Twins

    Prince Fielder bounced a tiebreaking single off Jared Burton's glove in the eighth inning, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 7-6 come-from-behind victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | May 23, 2013
  7. Tigers panic, name Valverde new closer

    David Schoenfield

    About 15 minutes ago, no one wanted to employ Jose Valverde. Now a contender has him facing Gordon/Escobar/Butler in the ninth. OK...- Joe Sheehan (@joe_sheehan) April 25, 2013 The last we saw of Jose Valverde, he was buried deep i...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  8. Bits: Jose Valverde set to close for Tigers

    Eric Karabell

    The Detroit Tigers were rained out at home against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night, but Jim Leyland's crew still made arguably the biggest news of the fantasy day: by not only signing established but recycled closer Jose Valverde to a on...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  9. Jose Valverde back in closer for Detroit Tigers; Bartolo Colon sh...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell looks at the fantasy-relevant notes from Tuesday, including the news that recently signed veteran Jose Valverde will be called up to be the Detroit Tigers' closer.

    Blog | Conversation | April 24, 2013
  10. Jose Valverde agrees to deal with Detroit Tigers, regains closer ...

    The Detroit Tigers have agreed to a one-year contract with reliever Jose Valverde, who is expected back with the team Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2013
  11. Detroit Tigers recall Bruce Rondon, place Octavio Dotel on DL

    Bruce Rondon is in the major leagues. Now the hard-throwing right-hander will try to earn a consistent role in the Detroit bullpen.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2013
  12. Tigers-Twins Preview

    Tigers-Twins Preview

    Preview | April 03, 2013
  13. Detroit Tigers without set closer after demoting rookie Bruce Ron...

    The Detroit Tigers will start their AL title defense without a set closer after optioning rookie reliever Bruce Rondon to Triple-A Toledo on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2013
  14. Tigers 3, Cardinals 0

    Tigers 3, Cardinals 0

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 16, 2013
  15. Tigers 8, Astros 5

    Tigers 8, Astros 5

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 04, 2013
  16. Jim Leyland speaks highly of Jose Valverde

    Jayson Stark

    LAKELAND, Fla. -- Jose Valverde's locker is now nowhere to be found at Joker Marchant Stadium this spring -- or any other stadium, come to think of it. So as the Tigers prepare to spend spring training trying to figure out whether to give Valverde...

    Blog | February 14, 2013
  17. Jim Leyland praises Jose Valverde, says he is 'shocked' and 'brok...

    Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said he is "shocked" and "broken-hearted" that former Detroit closer Jose Valverde still has not signed with another team.

    Story | Conversation | February 14, 2013