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Jose Iglesias owns a baby blue 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air convertible (PHOTO)

Amid Justin Verlander’s bevy of high-performance sports cars, Alfredo Simon’s chrome Mercedes and Yoenis Cespedes’ fire-shooting Lamborghini at Tigertown in Lakeland Florida, sits Jose Iglesias’ baby blue 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air convertible. The 25-year old shortstop is 35 years

Omar Vizquel salsa danced in Tigers clubhouse (VIDEO)

Something tells me you won’t be focused on Tigers first base coach Omar Vizquel in this video of him salsa dancing in the Tigers clubhouse Friday.  Prior to the Tigers’ spring training against (it doesn’t matter), Vizquel

Tigers to feature bacon-topped with deviled eggs, jalapenos

The Detroit Tigers will feature bacon and eggs on their Comerica Park menu in 2015.  But <cue awful game show sound effect>, that’s not all.  The bacon-on-a-stick will be topped with three deviled eggs and fried jalapenos. For those

Double-A Richmond Flying Squirrels to sport Shark jerseys (PHOTO)

The Richmond Flying Squirrels, the Double-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, will celebrate this year’s Shark Week with shark jerseys. The only problem, aside from the jerseys themselves (why?), is that they’re celebrating Shark Week on

Wacky play at the plate between Vanderbilt and Arkansas (VIDEO)

This play at the plate during the Vanderbilt-Arkansas game over the weekend will go down as one of he more wild 9-2 put outs ever.  “They” say you see something new in every game of baseball.  This

Gene Lamont looked a lot like Rajai Davis on Saturday (PHOTO)

The jersey of Tigers third base coach Gene Lamont got some game action Saturday in spring training.  No, Brad Ausmus didn’t need to run Lamont out there to pinch run (I’m guessing Lamont can’t run).  Lamont didn’t

Kate Upton and Justin Verlander help run Grand Slam dog adoption (PHOTOS)

Prior to the Detroit Tigers-Washington Nationals spring training game in Viera, Florida Wednesday, Justin Verlander and Kate Upton helped at the Grand Slam Adoption Event. May pups from the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Animal Services found forever homes and

Biggest “Pimp Jobs” in Baseball History (VIDEO)

You can call it a “pimp job” or “Cadillacking” or “big timing the pitcher” or simply “watching your home run” – they all mean the same thing.  YouTuber “The Highlight Factory” put together their own list of

Braves fan boyfriend proposes to Braves fan girlfriend in most baseball way ever (PHOTOS)

A Braves fan boyfriend proposed to his Braves fan girlfriend in the most baseball way possible last season and are set to get married this weekend.  The boyfriend, we’ll call him Billy Bravesfan posted the photographic timeline

Veteran amputee, Daniel Jacobs, tried out for Tigers (PHOTOS)

Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Daniel “Doc” Jacobs tried out for the Tigers Monday.  Wounded in Ramadi, Iraq, in 2006, Jacobs ran through drills at first base, where he fielded throws from shortstop, ground balls out of the