Why Trading Austin Jackson is a Bad Idea — Bless You Boys
Last week, rumors floated around that the Tigers were listening to offers for Austin Jackson. Trading him would be a bad, bad idea.
New Tiger Ian Kinsler will ‘play hard and play to win’ — Detroit News
“That’s really what it’s all about when I play, is making sure my teammates are having fun and focused on winning, and that I’m doing the same.
“I’m an emotional player. I like to scream and yell and jump up and down and show emotion when I play. And I’m gonna try to bring that as best I can every day.”
Rangers introduce No. 84, Prince Fielder — Fox Sports Detroit
With his new team also comes a new jersey number. Fielder will wear No. 84 with the Rangers, not the No. 28 he had worn through his 1,322 career games with Milwaukee (2005-11) and Detroit (2012-13).
“It’s a new start I guess, and 84 is the year I was born. It’s just fresh,” he said. “I think it works.”
That also happens to be the last year the Tigers won the World Series.