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Can you name the 2018 Detroit Tigers?

Hey guys! I'm Ethan, from Athletics Nation. I started this project in 2016 where I tried to name everyone who played for each team around the league. Before you forget some of the names of the more obscure members of this year's team, you should try to name everyone...

Adeiny Hechavarria could be best option for Tigers at shortstop

CLOSE Bob Wojnowski, Lynn Henning and Chris McCosky wrap up the season for the 2018 Detroit Tigers. The Detroit News, The Detroit News New York Yankees shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria could be an option for the Tigers in 2019.(Photo: Chris O'Meara, Associated Press)...

Tigers' JaCoby Jones: Starting in regular season finale

Jones is starting in center field and batting second in Sunday's game against the Brewers. This will be Jones' sixth straight start to end the regular season, as he's seemingly moved ahead of Victor Reyes in the center field pecking order. However, it's unclear if the...

Tigers' Daniel Norris: Struggles in no-decision against Brewers

Norris did not factor into the decision in Saturday's loss to the Brewers, as he allowed five runs on six hits and two walks over 4.2 innings. He struck out eight. The Tigers staked Norris to a 3-0 lead heading into the bottom of the third inning, but that's when the...

Looking back on Alex Anthopoulos’s first year as Braves GM

Looking back on Alex Anthopoulos’s first year as Braves GM

The Braves hired Alex Anthopoulos one year ago today. Time flies when the team goes from 72-90 and in the midst of an international spending scandal to 90-72 and National League East champions. To be fair, Anthopoulos does not deserve all the credit for the Braves'...

Sources: Analytics guru Sig Mejdal leaving Astros

Caption Close Sig Mejdal, the former NASA engineer who spearheaded the original analytics team commissioned by Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow upon his hire in 2012, is leaving the organization. Multiple sources with knowledge of the situation said Mejdal allowed...

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Looking back on Alex Anthopoulos’s first year as Braves GM

Looking back on Alex Anthopoulos’s first year as Braves GM

The Braves hired Alex Anthopoulos one year ago today. Time flies when the team goes from 72-90 and in the midst of an international spending scandal to 90-72 and National League East champions. To be fair, Anthopoulos does not deserve all the credit for the Braves'...

Marlins' Realmuto to manage against the Mets

Marlins' Realmuto to manage against the Mets

NEW YORK -- Catcher J.T. Realmuto played in his last game of the season Friday. He wasted absolutely no time preparing for his next task: managing the Miami Marlins in the season finale on Sunday.Marlins manager Don Mattingly is handing the reins to Realmuto when...

Mets Video Recap from Saturday's win over the Marlins

Mets Video Recap from Saturday's win over the Marlins

Andy Martino, SNY.tv | Twitter | The only time I've cried about baseball as an adult was on a Saturday night earlier this month. A few days before, David Wright had sobbed through a news conference announcing that he was medically unable to play baseball. After a busy...

Video: Mets honor David Wright in his final game

Video: Mets honor David Wright in his final game

It was an emotional night for Mets legend David Wright, who took the field on Saturday for what may well be his last career appearance in the majors. With a sold-out crowd already on their feet, Wright walked out to the field before the rest of the team and took a...

Wright Walks Off to Long Ovation in Farewell Game With Mets

Wright Walks Off to Long Ovation in Farewell Game With Mets

David Wright left to a long standing ovation before a sellout crowd at Citi Field in his farewell game for the New York Mets on Saturday night. The team captain went 0 for 1 with a walk against the Miami Marlins and was removed after two plate appearances as planned....

Wright walks off to long ovation in farewell game with Mets

Wright walks off to long ovation in farewell game with Mets

New York Mets third baseman David Wright (5) acknowledges the fans as he leaves the field after coming out of a baseball game during the fifth inning against the Miami Marlins, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) NEW YORK (AP) — David...

The best moments from Mets' farewell to David Wright

The best moments from Mets' farewell to David Wright

David Wright acknowledges the fans at Citi Field before his final game with the New York Mets. (Getty Image)MoreA New York Mets season filled with lows was capped with a bittersweet high on Saturday night.David Wright, the franchise’s all-time hits leader and...

Mets' David Wright walks in first at-bat Saturday

Mets' David Wright walks in first at-bat Saturday

John Harper, for SNY.tv | Twitter | David Wright was 18 years old when Howard Johnson first coached him in the fall of 2001 during Instructional League workouts, and for the next decade no one in baseball had a closer relationship with the Mets' rising young...

WATCH: Mets' David Wright walks in first at-bat Saturday

WATCH: Mets' David Wright walks in first at-bat Saturday

John Harper, for SNY.tv | Twitter | David Wright was 18 years old when Howard Johnson first coached him in the fall of 2001 during Instructional League workouts, and for the next decade no one in baseball had a closer relationship with the Mets' rising young...

Looking back on Alex Anthopoulos’s first year as Braves GM

Looking back on Alex Anthopoulos’s first year as Braves GM

The Braves hired Alex Anthopoulos one year ago today. Time flies when the team goes from 72-90 and in the midst of an international spending scandal to 90-72 and National League East champions. To be fair, Anthopoulos does not deserve all the credit for the Braves'...