Justin Upton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Angels close to a trade that will land Justin Upton from the Tigers

    CBS Sports "The Angels are close to acquiring power-hitting outfielder Justin Upton in a trade from the Tigers, reports Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. Several other reports have since confirmed the news, so we should expect an announcement from the teams soon." August 31

  • Giants reportedly interested in Justin Upton

    Larry Brown Sports "The Detroit Tigers have given consideration to cleaning house, and the San Francisco Giants have interest in one of their players. MLB Network’s Jon Morosi says the Giants are interested in Justin Upton, whom the Tigers are considering trading. As Morosi says, the issue is that Upton has an..." August 30

  • Justin Upton could opt out after '17, still undecided

    MLB.com "Justin Upton had a split second to think about his path as he rounded second base on his third-inning home run Friday night. He wasn't thinking about his future as a Tiger, or his contract opt-out at the end of the season. He was thinking about whether he had touched first base. "I knew I'd hit..." August 21

  • Tigers' Justin Verlander, and Justin Upton will not be traded

    CBS Sports "The Detroit Tigers have had an active July. They entered trade-deadline day having already dealt J.D. Martinez and Justin Wilson, among others. It doesn't appear the Tigers will make another big move before the 4 p.m. ET deadline, however. In fact, Bob Nightengale is reporting that both Justin..." July 31

  • Could Justin Upton exercise opt-out after this year?

    Michigan Live "Justin Upton showed no ill effects on Tuesday from the soreness that kept him out of the last three games. He returned on the Fourth of July to reach base in all four at-bats, double twice and drive in the go-ahead runs with a bases-loaded single in the seventh inning. The three days off, in..." July 05

  • Justin Upton says knee injury is nothing serious

    Larry Brown Sports "Justin Upton left the Detroit Tigers’ opener against the Chicago White Sox after injuring his left knee in the field, but he says it’s nothing serious. Upton hurt himself landing while making a catch in the bottom of the sixth inning on Tuesday. He ended up being removed for a pinch hitter in..." April 05

  • Tigers’ Justin Upton leaves game with knee injury

    Fanrag Sports "Detroit Tigers left fielder Justin Upton left Tuesday afternoon’s game against the Chicago White Sox with a knee injury. Upton departed with what the Tigers are calling a left knee contusion. The team lists him as day to day. Upton made three plate appearances for the Tigers, who defeated..." April 04