Schein on Sports: Week in review and a weekend preview (7/28-8/1)

Everything you need to know heading into the weekend in the world of sports. Pop. Sizzle. The Major League Baseball Trade Deadline came and went this week, and after the Oakland A’s made a splash earlier this month when they … Continued


Joe Nathan: I’ve been pitching through dead arm

Joe Nathan‘s Detroit Tigers career hasn’t started out all that smoothly, as the team’s new veteran closer has surrendered two runs, along with three hits and two walks, in his first two outings of the season. Monday on Mad Dog … Continued


MLB Network Radio Spring Training Tour recaps

MLB Network Radio visited all 30 teams in March in 20 days. Click on your team’s Spring Training logo for the camp recap and check out the photo wall for pics from throughout the tour! Team Recaps AL East AL Central … Continued


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


Steve Phillips: Prince Fielder should bounce back in Texas

You don’t get trades much bigger than the one the Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers pulled off this week, as Prince Fielder was shipped to the Lone Star State in exchange for Ian Kinsler. Former New York Mets general manager … Continued


The Day the Mariners made Lloyd McClendon cry

After finishing below .500 for the fifth consecutive year, the Seattle Mariners decided to shake things up by naming Detroit Tigers hitting coach Lloyd McClendon as the team’s new skipper on Tuesday. McClendon, who managed the Pirates from 2001 – … Continued


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


David Ortiz comes through in clutch again for Red Sox

David Ortiz knows clutch. He’s hit 15 career postseason home runs, including two walk-offs. His 54 postseason RBIs rank fifth all time. And on Monday night, the 37-year-old launched a game-tying grand slam into the Fenway Park bullpen, adding to … Continued


How far can Miguel Cabrera take the Tigers this postseason?

The rematch of the 2012 American League Division Series between the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics begins Friday night, and all eyes will be on Miguel Cabrera. Last season, Cabrera won the AL MVP and became the first Triple Crown … Continued


Weekend sports talk: Landon Donovan’s big game

Take a look back at the weekend in sports with analysis from SiriusXM’s sports team and interviews with national sports stars. Landon Donovan scored a goal and totaled three assists in the U.S. Men’s National Team’s 5-1 win over El … Continued