The Oakland Press
1. Mikie Mahtook vs. JaCoby Jones - The Tigers have excellent strength up the middle at every position defensively but center field. Clearly, Mahtook is the frontrunner over his former college teammate at LSU. He has much more MLB experience (one good ...
Detroit Tigers: Breaking Down Center Field Competition
Motor City Bengals
Detroit Tigers fans will see a new center fielder in 2017 with Cameron Maybin now with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Here is a breakdown of the current candidates for the job. Detroit Tigers outfielder Tyler Collins is just one of a handful of ...
Ten thoughts from Tiger Town: Nick Castellanos stroking, good vibe
Detroit Free Press
After spending a week in Tiger Town watching the Detroit Tigers work out on the backfields in advance of Thursday's annual exhibition opener against Florida Southern, here are ten thoughts from Free Press sports writer Anthony Fenech: 1. There is a ...
Joyce's legacy is countless good calls, one bad one
The Detroit News
Umpire Jim Joyce shakes hands with Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga after his blown call in the ninth inning cost the pitcher a perfect game the night before during a 3-0 win over the Indians. (Photo: John T. Greilick / Detroit News).
San Francisco Giants: Will Jimmy Rollins Make the Opening Day Roster?
Call to the Pen
... was the stopgap between Corey Seager and Tim Anderson. The Giants, meanwhile, are secure at shortstop for several years with Brandon Crawford. Rollins' role in San Francisco would be on the bench as a utility infielder asked to play multiple positions.
Camp Battles: San Francisco Giants
MLB Trade Rumors
While the Giants already had a host of internal options for their few MLB openings, the club brought in a wide range of alternatives to compete for jobs in camp.
Jon Miller to Add Hashtags to San Francisco Giants Broadcasts
Around the Foghorn
The San Francisco Giants Hall of Fame broadcaster Jon Miller wants to incorporate hashtags to his upcoming radio and television broadcasts.
San Francisco Giants 2017 season preview: Top-heavy contender with depth questions
Are these Giants good enough to win it all again? It's actually a pretty similar team to last year and some of the good-to-great parts are mitigated by some below-average parts. Buster Posey is again behind the plate with his exceptional framing ...