Detroit Tigers players will report to Spring Training this month. With a roster featuring a significant number of carryovers, here is a look at the club’s 22 non-roster invitees heading into Major League camp.
Detroit Tigers fans will likely see a very similar starting lineup next season.
The infield, consisting of Miguel Cabrera, Ian Kinsler and Nick Castellanos, remains the same. Additionally, two of last season’s three starting outfielders also come back in J.D. Martinez and Justin Upton.
On the pitching side of things, there are also few changes.
All told, there are few significant changes to be had.
Outside of that however, the most significant battles for roster spots are likely on the bench and in the bullpen.
Despite a roster that is mostly set in stone, the Detroit Tigers are bringing a considerable number of veteran players to Spring Training as non-roster invitees.
Of the 22 players expected to join the Tigers in camp, many have Major League experience. Here’s a rundown of all 22.