Tag Archive | Detroit Tigers

Brooklyn Cyclones Announce 2021 Staff

The Brooklyn Cyclones will begin their 20th Anniversary season with a new manager at the helm. On May 4th, when the Cyclones take the field for the first time as a member of High-A baseball, Ed Blankmeyer will become the 12th manager in Cyclones history. After spending more than two decades in Queens, Blankmeyer – […]

Mets Sign Catcher James McCann

The New York Mets announced that the team has signed All-Star catcher James McCann to a four-year contract. McCann, 30, played for the White Sox for the last two seasons and made the AL All-Star team in 2019. He posted career-best marks in batting average (.289), on-base percentage (.360) and slugging percentage (.536) in 31 […]

Baltimore Orioles Announce 2021 Spring Training Schedule

The Baltimore Orioles announced recently they will begin their 2021 Grapefruit League season at home on Saturday, February 27, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla. against the Atlanta Braves. The club’s home Grapefruit League schedule, which features 16 dates, will conclude with a home game on Saturday, March 27, against the Minnesota Twins. Pitchers […]

MLB Announces Several Schedule Updates

Major League Baseball announced several scheduling updates following the postponement of recent games as a result of positive tests for COVID-19. With the following rescheduled games, all postponed contests are now scheduled to be completed prior to the end of the 2020 season. STL @ DET & DET @ STL The four-game home-and-home series between […]

Mets Select Kyle Dowdy in Rule 5 Draft

The New York Mets today announced that the club has selected right-handed pitcher Kyle Dowdy from the Cleveland Indians in the Rule 5 Draft. Dowdy, 25, split the 2018 season between two organizations, the Detroit Tigers and the Cleveland Indians. He combined to go 9-12 with a 5.15 ERA (71 earned runs/124.0 innings) in 30 […]

Mets Announce 2019 Schedule

The New York Mets announced that the club will open the 2019 regular season on the road at NL East rival the Washington Nationals on Thursday, March 28. After a six-game game road trip against Washington and Miami, the Home Opener will be on Thursday, April 4 vs. the Nationals. Highlights of the 2019 home […]

Mets Acquire Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit Tigers

The New York Mets on Friday announced that the club has acquired All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for minor league righthanded pitchers Luis Cessa and Michael Fulmer. Cespedes will wear #52 and Carlos Torres will switch to #72. Born in Campechuela, Granma, Cuba, Cespedes will become the 11th Cuban-born player to […]