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Price rocked for 7 runs as Tigers lose to Pirates

  David Price was rocked for seven runs over six innings in his final start of spring training for the Detroit Tigers, a 7-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday. Price is to start Monday's opener against Minnesota, ending Justin Verlander's streak of pitching seven straight Detroit openers. Price cruised through the first three innings before allowing four run in the fourth...
Via AP on Fox
53 minutes ago  |  Discuss

The Tigers and David Price open lines of communication regarding a contract extension

It looks as though there’s mutual interest between the Tigers and impending free agent lefty David Price heading into a contract year. According to’s Jason Beck, Price himself has told reports that Detroit did in fact contact his agent Bo McKinnis about the notions of a contract extension with the team. Price however was very casual in his comments regarding...
Via The Majors Detroit
6 days ago  |  Discuss

David Price Beats Out Justin Verlander For Opening Day 2015

David Price will start Opening Day for the Detroit Tigers in 2015. This will break Justin Verlander’s streak of seven straight Opening Day starts from 2008 to 2014. This is significant, not just because Verlander won’t be the starter, but because the Detroit Tigers are showing that they want David Price to sign a long term contract with their team. If they didn’t believe they...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
7 days ago  |  Discuss

David Price, not Verlander, Tigers' Opening Day starter

Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus has made his decision on who the Opening Day starter will be, and his name isn’t Justin Verlander. According to reports, pitcher David Price will be the starter for the Tigers on Opening Day when they host the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park. The Tigers acquired Price from the Tampa Bay Rays just minutes before the trade deadline in July in...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

David Price tabbed as Tigers Opening Day starter

Fans of the Detroit Tigers will notice something different this Opening Day. Left handed David Price will be on the mound for the Tigers snapping a seven year run that saw Justin Verlander start on Opening Day. Price is coming ff a fine season in which he split time between the Tampa Bay Rays and Tigers finishing with 3.26 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP across 248 1/3 innings of work. Set...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers name David Price their Opening Day starter

If this is David Price's only full season with the Tigers, he will get the chance to start it on the right note, as the team named him its Opening Day starter for the April 6 game vs. Minnesota. Price, acquired from Tampa Bay at the 2014 trade deadline last July, was a combined 15-12 with 3.26 ERA with Rays and Tigers. The Tigers won their fourth straight AL Central title in 2014...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ausmus goes with David Price over Justin Verlander as opening day starter

The Justin Verlander seven-year streak of opening day starts for the Tigers will be coming to an end. Friday, manager Brad Ausmus made the decision that lefty David Price would make the start for Detroit when they begin the 2015 campaign on April 6th against the Minnesota Twins from Comerica Park. The 23-year old Price who was traded to the Tigers last season in exchange for Austin...
Via The Majors Detroit
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: David Price ready to have big year

With Max Scherzer and Rick Porcello both on different teams, the starting rotation of the Detroit Tigers is now down to only three familiar faces. Anibal Sanchez, Justin Verlander, and David Price will be the three pitchers who will try to lead the team back to the playoffs this season. For Price though, he looks to be set up to have a big season for the Tigers in 2015. In 11 games...
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Dodgers Rumors: David Price to LA?

Think the Los Angeles Dodgers rotation is good now with Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke?  How good would it be if former Cy Young award winner, David Price, would be added to the mix?  That is the exact rumor that Steve Dilbeck of the Los Angeles Times wrote about. #456836740 / With Max Scherzer a free agent, trading Price who is entering his final year...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Was David Price pitching with a foreign substance on his cap?

David Price rebounded from arguably his worst outing of the season (in which he gave up nine consecutive hits which lead to eight earned runs) by pitching a gem on Monday night. He helped the Tigers rout the Indians, 12-1. And he did it by going seven innings and giving up only one earned run in the AL Central matchup. But was he pitching with a foreign substance on his hand...
Via The Sports Daily
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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