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Detroit Tigers: Gazing into the crystal ball of 2015

I go out on a limb here and make some hopeful assumptions and educated guesses about what 2015 holds in store for the Detroit Tigers. The Tigers have a sense of urgency to win and General Manager David Dombrowski has gone all in, stressing a “win now” atmosphere with his acquisitions this winter. The facts of the matter are Owner Mike Illitch will turn 86 in July and desperately...
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Justin Verlander and Kate Upton Take in a Magic Game

With the Tigers less than two week away from Opening Day, Justin Verlander and Kate Upton are really going to have to ramp up the quality time before scheduling gets hectic. Tonight, the two hit up an Orlando Magic-Atlanta Hawks game, but with two guests — Ben Verlander and Mike Gerber. Ben, of course, is Justin’s little brother and is an outfielder in the Tigers organization...
Via Busted Coverage
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Several bright spots despite losses

It is no secret that the Detroit Tigers have struggled in terms of obtaining wins during this exhibition season, in fact the Tigers (7-13) are last among American League teams in terms of record. Despite these losses however, several key players have had success this spring. Among them are pitcher Justin Verlander, outfielder J.D. Martinez, and second baseman Ian Kinsler. These...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander: I ‘didn’t earn’ opening day start

Justin Verlander made his debut with the Tigers in 2005 and quickly established himself as one of baseball’s best pitchers. He’s been named to six All-Star teams and won both an American League MVP Award and Cy Young Award since then. Verlander has also taken the ball as Detroit’s opening day starter, an honor generally...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 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
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kate Upton attends Nationals game for animal adoption event

Kate Upton and some very adorable puppies made an appearance on Wednesday at Space Coast Stadium in Viera, Fla., to support a cause of great personal meaning importance: Animal adoption. The supermodel’s showing was all part of the Grand Slam Adoption Event the Nationals were holding during a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers....Read More The post Kate Upton, puppies...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Three storylines early in spring training

With spring training officially underway for Major League Baseball, the Detroit Tigers have already had action in five games and are looking to improve enough to get ready for a strong 2015 season. Early on for the Tigers though, there have been three headlines that are eye-catching. Verlander looks good in first start After having a tough season in 2014 for the Tigers, pitcher Justin...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander says he has put on 20 pounds of muscle

Justin Verlander had a down year in 2014, and that may have had a lot to do with a core injury that prevented him from working out intensely during the offseason. This winter, the Detroit Tigers pitcher has been making up for lost time. According to Chris McCosky of The Detroit News, Verlander has already...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Verlander, Upton targeted in nude photo cell phone hack

Alleged nude photos of Kate Upton and boyfriend Justin Verlander were leaked online Sunday as part of a massive celebrity photo leak. The alleged nude photos show the Detroit Tigers ace and supermodel girlfriend naked in a bathroom standing side-by-side in profile with the mirror. Upton, who has twice appeared on the cover of Sports […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Upton jokes 'everyone blames me' when Verlander struggles

When Verlander struggles, who do you blame? His mechanics, his motion or maybe it’s his velocity? Or perhaps you go with a popular cause amongst fans when it comes to JV’s problems… Kate Upton. During a taping of Live! with Kelly and Michael this past week, Upton was filling in for Kelly Ripa and talking with Michael Strahan about a number of topics including those times when...
Via The Majors Detroit
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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