Detroit Tigers Links 12/26/13: On A Scherzer Extension, And Top Moments of 2013


Oct 17, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Max Scherzer addresses the media prior to game five of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Don’t expect an extension for Tigers’ Max Scherzer anytime soon – Kurt Mensching – Detroit News

"So they’ve got to pay the man what he wants, right?The problem with that idea is that the 29-year-old in all likelihood will never have a season this good again. He’ll still be valuable for all the skills that he brings to the game, but he’s probably not the pitcher he appears to be today."

Tigers’ top moments of 2013 – Dana Wakiji – Fox Sports Detroit

"It was another special season at Comerica Park, and if Miguel Cabrera had stayed healthy, who knows? Maybe the Tigers would have won the whole thing.With a revamped roster and spring training right around the corner, the future remains bright for the Tigers. For now, here’s a look back at the bright moments from 2013:"

POLL: What was 2013’s greatest moment in Detroit sports? – WXYT

"What deserves the title of “2013’s Greatest Moment in Detroit Sports”?Help us choose the Top 7 moments from this year! Once you do, we will share them on the Sunday Sports Update this weekend."

Norm Cash, Robert Fick made Tigers history wearing yuletide No. 25 – Antony Fenech – Free Press

"Today in Tigers jersey numbers — in honor of the Christmas holiday— No. 25.Thirty-nine players in team history have worn No. 25.The first, Joe Dugan in 1931, played only eight games with the Tigers — the final eight of a 14-year big league career that included three World Series titles with the New York Yankees."