Miguel Cabrera RUMORS & NEWS

  • Miguel Cabrera is going to be in The Best Shape of His Life

    Hardball Talk "Miguel Cabrera is coming off his worse year as a major leaguer. While it’s possible that, after 15 seasons, the future Hall of Famer is finally entering a decline phase, the steep falloff in production he experienced was due far more to his health than to his age and the miles on the..." November 15

  • Florida woman hits Miguel Cabrera with child-support suit

    Detroit News "Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera is being sued by a Florida woman who says the two-time Most Valuable Player isn’t paying enough to support two children he fathered with her, setting up a legal showdown that could cost the superstar more than $100,000 a month. The allegations are contained..." October 14

  • Tigers' Miguel Cabrera has 2 herniated disks; treatment plan undetermined

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera has two herniated disks in his back but might still play again this season, manager Brad Ausmus said. Cabrera underwent an MRI on Sunday after leaving Saturday's game in the first inning with lower back pain. Ausmus said the MRI showed two..." September 24

  • Miguel Cabrera exits game with lower back tightness

    Hardball Talk "Tigers’ first baseman Miguel Cabrera left Saturday’s game with another case of lower back tightness, the team announced. It’s the fifth time the veteran slugger has been sidelined with back pain this season and very well could be the last, though he’s expected to be day-to-day for the time..." September 17

  • Ausmus refuses to shut down Miggy over back issues

    MLB.com "Miguel Cabrera was out of the Tigers lineup for Sunday's series finale against the White Sox after leaving Saturday's game with lower back tightness. However, the team has no plans to shut down Cabrera for the stretch run with the team out of contention. It's a question that has popped up more..." September 17

  • Miguel Cabrera will start serving 6-game suspension for sparking brawl

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera will begin serving a six-game suspension Saturday for his role in sparking a massive brawl eight days ago against the New York Yankees. Cabrera's suspension was reduced from seven games after an appeal. Additionally, Tigers manager Brad Ausmus (one..." September 02

  • Miguel Cabrera might have back problems ‘rest of his career’

    Detroit News "Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Tuesday that Miguel Cabrera’s chronic back problems could be an issue during his remaining years in Detroit. “Quite frankly, I think he’s going to have to deal with it the rest of his career,” Ausmus said Tuesday after holding out Cabrera for an evening game..." August 30

  • Miguel Cabrera, Gary Sanchez, Austin Romine Suspended for Yankees-Tigers Brawl

    Bleacher Report "Major League Baseball handed out five suspensions Friday stemming from Thursday's brawl between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers. According to MLB Communications on Twitter, Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera was suspended seven games, pitcher Alex Wilson was suspended four games and..." August 25

  • Detroit Tigers' brawl with N.Y. Yankees proves it's time to reboot

    USA Today "One of the best players in franchise history had his worst moment as a pro Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park. Miguel Cabrera, scuffling through the toughest season of his career, shoved, then swung at, then tackled catcher Austin Romine in the sixth inning of the Tigers-Yankees game. It was..." August 25

  • Miggy blames Yankees' Romine for instigating benches-clearing brawl

    Newark Star-Ledger "Tigers designated hitter Miguel Cabrera's smack talk ignited the first of a pair of benches-clearing brawls at Comerica Park on Thursday. He wasn't done after the Yankees' 10-6 loss. "They tried to be tough and whatever," Cabrera told reporters in Detroit's clubhouse, long after he was one..." August 25

  • Miguel Cabrera leaves Friday's game after taking grounder off chest

    Detroit Free Press "Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera exited Friday’s game after being hit in the chest by a ground ball. Cabrera was diagnosed with a contusion on his right clavicle. X-rays were negative. He is listed as day to day. Robbie Grossman’s grounder to first in the fourth inning took a..." July 22

  • Alex Rodriguez Thinks Red Sox Will Acquire Miguel Cabrera At Trade Deadline

    NESN "The Boston Red Sox find themselves in first place in the American League East as the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline approaches. And while the Red Sox certainly are in a good position, one baseball analyst believes they will be adding some star power at the deadline. Former New York Yankees..." July 16

  • Tigers' Miguel Cabrera protests Venezuelan 'dictators,' but worried about family

    ESPN "Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera, in a series of videos posted to his Instagram account Monday, railed against corruption in Venezuela in addition to making pleas to protect his family members who live there. Amid three months of often-violent confrontations and economic turmoil in the..." July 11

  • Miguel Cabrera speaks out against constant trade rumors

    Sportsnaut "Trade rumors are persistent in Major League Baseball, especially in the weeks leading up to the trade deadline. But how are they received by the players? Miguel Cabrera — whose Detroit Tigers have been at the center of many rumors in 2017 — shed some light on that before Sunday’s game...." July 10

  • Tigers' Miguel Cabrera leaves game with tightness in left hip

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera left Tuesday's game in the seventh inning after experiencing left hip tightness, the team said. Andrew Romine replaced him at first base. After the game, manager Brad Ausmus said Cabrera was removed as a precaution and that he expected him to be..." July 05

  • Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera says he'll play through injuries

    ESPN "Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has been struggling with multiple injuries, but he refuses to use that as an excuse for what he believes has been a poor season to this point. The two-time AL MVP and 11-time All-Star selection has been dealing with back, oblique and groin strains and..." June 16

  • Tigers' Ausmus: If Miggy were stealing signs, he wouldn't be blatant about it

    Detroit Free Press "It was more than just an ordinary back-and-forth between a runner and a pitcher. But that's the case anytime Detroit Tigers All-Star Miguel Cabrera is involved. Cabrera, who went 3-for-4 with an RBI in the Tigers' 5-2 loss Sunday at Comerica Park got into a bit of a shouting match with Rangers..." May 22

  • Miguel Cabrera, Sam Dyson at odds over sign stealing accusation

    Yardbarker "Miguel Cabrera and Sam Dyson were at odds on Sunday night over some sign stealing accusations. The Detroit Tigers slugger was on second base after doubling in the bottom of the seventh with one out. While on second, Miggy seemed to motion about Dyson throwing a changeup. Dyson was not happy..." May 22