Miguel Cabrera RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Miguel Cabrera officially off the DL; Tigers went 4-4 while he was gone

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Tigers officially activated Miguel Cabrera from the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday. Manager Brad Ausmus has said Cabrera will start and play first base in tonight's game against the Cleveland Indians. To make room for Cabrera, the Tigers optioned catcher/first baseman John Hicks..." May 02

  • Miguel Cabrera leaves game with right groin strain

    Hardball Talk "Tigers’ first baseman Miguel Cabrera was pulled from the seventh inning of Friday’s game against the Twins with a right groin strain. Manager Brad Ausmus told reporters that the strain was sustained during Robbie Grossman‘s single in the sixth inning. The 34-year-old infielder is expected to..." April 22

  • Detroit Tigers place Miguel Cabrera on 10-day DL

    Detroit Free Press "Detroit Tigers annouced first baseman Miguel Cabrera was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday afternoon. He left Friday’s 6-3 loss to the Minnesota Twins in the seventh inning with a right groin sprain. Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Cabrera was undergoing a MRI this morning to..." April 22

  • Miguel Cabrera's beef was with Indians' Terry Francona Friday, not Bauer

    Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera’s anger was directed at Indians manager Terry Francona, not Trevor Bauer. Cabrera was upset in the first inning, after Bauer threw a pitch up and in on him. Cabrera was one of three Tigers hit by pitches by Bauer in a game last September. When Bauer pitched inside to him on..." April 15

  • Tigers’ Cabrera still bothered by back pain

    Detroit News "From the sound of it, Miguel Cabrera is dealing with something a bit more severe than a routine stiff back. In fact, he wasn’t ready to make any predictions about when he might return to the lineup. “I don’t know,” he said Thursday afternoon. “I hurt my back the first (WBC) game in Mexico. Out..." March 23

  • Tigers' Miguel Cabrera likely to miss the rest of the WBC because of a back injury

    CBS Sports "Thursday night, during a loss to the Dominican Republic , Venezuela first base Miguel Cabrera had to exit the game in the middle innings with a back issue. There was no specific play or incident that led to the injury. His back just locked up on him. On Friday, Venezuela manager Edwin Rodriguez..." March 18

  • Miguel Cabrera injury not believed to be serious, Brad Ausmus says

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Tigers don't believe the back discomfort Miguel Cabrera experienced Thursday night during a World Baseball Classic game is serious. Cabrera left in the sixth inning of Venezuela's loss to the Dominican Republic in San Diego. "I just got a text from Omar (Vizquel) this morning..." March 17

  • Tigers: Miguel Cabrera’s back is ‘fine’

    Detroit News "Reports out of San Diego are cautiously optimistic regarding the health of Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera. “I got a text from Omar (Vizquel),” manager Brad Ausmus said. “He just said Miggy’s back tightened up on him. He’s fine.” Cabrera came out of Team Venezuela’s World Baseball..." March 17

  • Miggy leaves WBC game with back tightness

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera left Venezuela's World Baseball Classic game in the sixth inning Thursday night with back discomfort. Venezuela manager Omar Vizquel, the Tigers first base coach, said the move was precautionary. Cabrera could be seen grimacing as he fouled off a..." March 17