Found March 06, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander sat down with CNN's Carol Costello to talk money, gay rights and more. Verlander was asked about the comments he made about the $200 million contract, his response: "They got taken out of 

Out in Right Field: Prince Fielder trains MMA, looks to TKO bullying

Mixed martial arts (MMA) is the fastest growing sport in America and widely considered as popular as the NFL within the coveted 18-34 male viewership market. With it's meteoric rise in both attention and participation it's not wonder more and more athletes from various sports are joining in on the current MMA trend. For Detriot Tigers first baseman Prince Fielder the opportunity to...

Justin Verlander says “I suck.”

Justin Verlander just admitted something for the first time. The ace of the Detroit Tigers has accomplished a lot in his career.  M.V.P and Cy Young Awards.  Being the starting pitcher in an All-Star game.  Pitching numerous times in the World Series.  Oh, and don’t forget two no-hitters. One of the things that the Tigers [...]

2013 Fantasy Baseball Tiers at Third Base – Miguel Cabrera is Number One

The fantasy baseball tiers at third base are semi-deep but they could could lose some depth if several of the players drafted are put at first base. By using the below tiers with average draft position numbers, you should get a good feel of where certain players at third base will go in drafts. Here is a look at the 2013 fantasy baseball tiers for third basemen. Tier 1: Miguel Cabrera...

Peterson lifts Marlins over Team Venezuela

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Miguel Cabrera homered among his three hits and had four RBIs, but Venezuela, playing hours after the death of President Hugo Chavez, lost to the Miami Marlins 6-5 on Tuesday night in a tuneup for the World Baseball Classic. Cabrera's two-out, two-run homer down the left-field line off Jordan Smith in the seventh gave Venezuela a 5-3 lead. The reigning...

Baseball's brightest gather to dissect the game

They were called old-timers or purists, those who blanched last fall at the thought that Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera might be passed over for the MVP award after achieving the Triple Crown, leading the American League in batting average, homers and RBIs. On the other side of baseball's dividing line stood new-school thought, people who argued just as vehemently that advanced...

Hunter homers, Verlander dominant for Tigers

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Torii Hunter hit his first home run with the Detroit Tigers, Justin Verlander allowed one hit in four innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 on Wednesday. Hunter, who left the Los Angeles Angels as a free agent last winter, homered off Blue Jays reliever Michael Schwimer. The homer raised Hunter's spring batting average to .261....

Detroit Tigers Must Deal for an Established Closer Before They Ruin Bruce Rondon’s Confidence

Thus far, contrary to what Jim Leyland and Dave Dombrowski might say, the Bruce Rondon experiment at closer hasn’t gone as well as expected. In fact, the gamble has looked like a complete and unnecessary debacle, capable of doing more harm than intended in several ways if it should continue. Early in spring training, Rondon, the young fireball pitcher who was given the keys to...

2013 X-Factor: Milwaukee Brewers

The 2012 Brewers scored more runs than anyone in baseball other than the Rangers and Yankees. They also led the NL in home runs and slugging. Despite the surprisingly prolific post-Prince Fielder offense, the Brewers only managed 83 wins last season, and pitching was mostly to blame. While things stabilized by the end of the season, for much of the year the bullpen was an absolute...
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