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Post-Spring Training Scouting Report for the Tigers' Top Prospects

Spring Training is a time for veterans to re-gain their timing, pitchers to get their mechanics down and for young prospects with potential to show MLB teams why they deserve a chance to play under the bright lights.<p>The Detroit Tigers had several star-studded prospects in camp this spring in …

Justin Verlander gets first opening-day win as Detroit Tigers beat Twins

The defending American League champion <b>Detroit Tigers</b> beat the <b>Minnesota Twins</b> 4-2 to open their Major League Baseball season on Monday, while the</b> …

Stars trade Jaromir Jagr to Bruins

The Dallas Stars traded Jaromir Jagr to the Boston Bruins for a pair of prospects and a conditional draft pick on Tuesday.<p>The Stars had been talking …

The Largest Contracts For Pitchers In Baseball History

Clayton Kershaw is still two years away from free agency, but Magic Johnson has already said the Dodgers plan to make the ace the highest-paid pitcher in baseball. And based on some of the contracts signed recently, that means Kershaw's is going to be big.<p>The Tigers just recently gave Justin …

Watch Queens of the Stone Age perform new song “My God Is The Sun”

Josh Homme and his Queens of the Stone Age performed tonight at Lollapalooza Brazil for the first time after almost a year and a half away from the …

28 Incredibly Beautiful Places You Won't Believe Actually Exist

I want to go to there.

Yellowstone National Park

Tigers send Bruce Rondon to minors

KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- The Detroit Tigers will start their AL title defense without a set closer after optioning rookie reliever Bruce Rondon to Triple-A …

MLB Team Revenues Show The True Disparity Between The Haves And Have Nots

Below is a look at the revenues generated by each Major League Baseball team in 2012 as calculated by <i>Forbes.com</i> for their annual franchise valuations.<p>Overall, revenues rose an average of 7%, up to $227 million. However, thanks to the huge revenues generated by the Red Sox and Yankees, 19 of the 30 …

Justin Verlander gets record deal

Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, sources told ESPN's Buster …

Buster Posey signs nine-year deal

At age 26, Buster Posey can envision one day retiring with the San Francisco Giants.<p>For now, he is their new franchise man.<p>The Giants rewarded the …

The Next 10 Tech Markets That Will Be Worth $1 Billion Or More

And sometimes it takes years — like with the dumb phones that grew like mold from the mid-1990s through the late 2000s.<p>And now, for example, the prevalence of smart mobile devices has spurred the mobile app industry, an entirely new piece of infrastructure which supports thousands of companies and …