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Detroit Tigers 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Lakeland, Fla., on Tuesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Detroit Tigers. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="18962,18958,18957,18959,18960,18961"] Detroit Tigers 2014 outlook New manager Brad Ausmus looks to push the Tigers over … Continued

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Brad Ausmus, Alex Cobb react to new safety measures in MLB

Pitchers and catchers for most MLB teams begin reporting to spring training starting next week. When players get to camp, they’ll be greeted with some new rule changes designed to protect and provide more safety. In December, the Players Rules … Continued

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Mike Matheny on baseball’s newest trend: Rookie managers

There’s a new trend in Major League Baseball: First-year managers. In Detroit, veteran skipper Jim Leyland has been succeeded by 44-year-old first-time manager Brad Ausmus. The former catcher spent 18 seasons in the big leagues with four different ball clubs, … Continued