Miggy will play 1B, Castellanos 3B for #Tigers. It's now official.
Detroit News "Who’s on first? Who’s on third? The Tigers continue to say they’re not yet sure, even in the wake of reports out of Venezuela that Miguel Cabrera has informed ballclub brass he is open to moving back to first. “We are not prepared to answer that question yet,” Dave Dombrowski, Tigers..." December 01
Detroit Free Press "With Prince Fielder on the move to Texas, Miguel Cabrera wouldn’t mind moving back across the diamond next season. Cabrera, who played third base for the Detroit Tigers the past two seasons with Fielder at first base, has told the Tigers “I want to play first base,” according to Venezuelan..." November 28
SI.com "Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera won his second consecutive American League Most Valuable Player award and Pirates centerfielder Andrew McCutchen won his first National League MVP in balloting announced on Thursday by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. Cabrera is the first AL..." November 15
USA Today "Miguel Cabrera didn't win a second consecutive Triple Crown, but that's about all that changed as the Detroit Tigers third baseman repeated as American League Most Valuable Player. Just like in 2012, Cabrera prevailed in the ongoing debate over defining the award and over Los Angeles Angels..." November 14
MLB.com "All year long, they went deep and they found the gaps, and baseball's best batsmen of 2013 connected one more time on Wednesday night, collecting The Silver Slugger Awards for their offensive performances this season. With the Yankees' Robinson Cano picking up a fourth consecutive silver bat..." November 07
Miguel Cabrera underwent successful core muscle repair surgery this morning. The procedure was performed by Dr. Bill Meyers in Philadelphia.
Michigan Live "Third baseman Miguel Cabrera will undergo surgery to repair a groin tear this week, the Detroit Tigers confirmed late Sunday night. On Sunday, Cabrera was awarded the Hank Aaron Award, which is given to the most outstanding offensive performer in each league, for the second consecutive season...." October 28
MLB.com "Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera was denied a second consecutive Triple Crown this season, but he did manage to repeat for the Hank Aaron Award in the American League, and D-backs first baseman Paul Goldschmidt capped a breakout season by earning that honor in the National League, Major League..." October 28
Detroit News "He’s a stretch. But he sounds interested. World Series-winning manager Ozzie Guillen took to Twitter on Thursday night in response to a fan about whether he’d be interested in joining the Tigers. And his response translated: “My dream would be to manage the best Miguel Cabrera.” Cabrera..." October 25
Detroit News "Another award and in a rout. Miguel Cabrera on Thursday was named Sporting News Major League Baseball player of the year landing on 141 ballots — to 35 for second-place Chris Davis of the Orioles. Players voted for the Sporting News awards and for the second consecutive year chose Cabrera..." October 25
Miguel Cabrera may need surgery to repair his groin injury.
Detroit News "When you can’t run you can’t hide it. When you can’t move you’re defenseless. When you can’t hit you’re just not Miguel Cabrera. All of which makes it hard for the reigning American League MVP who is in fact Miguel Cabrera to feel like himself. And nearly as difficult for the Tigers to be..." October 19
ESPN.com "Because of Miguel Cabrera’s limited mobility at third at first blush you would think the Red Sox would be bunting early and often on the Tigers’ third baseman. So why haven’t the Red Sox been doing so? Take a look at where Cabrera has been setting up Sox manager John Farrell said. “Against..." October 15
Detroit News "“But Cabrera was feeling better ... ” If you’re going to bounce back from a tough defeat that’s a good place to start with Miguel Cabrera’s physical improvement making headlines. When all the disappointment from Game 2’s loss in Boston was brushed away Detroit was left with three comforting..." October 15
CBSSports.com "The Tigers are playing in the ALCS for the third straight season but that doesn't mean getting here was easy. They had to win two elimination games in the ALDS against the Athletics earlier this week including Game 4 after being down three runs early. Detroit was on the brink of going home. In..." October 12
CBSSports.com "File this under things we never thought we'd be discussing. Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera -- the best hitter in the world and likely AL MVP for the second straight season -- appears to be a a major concern for the Tigers' World-Series-champion-or-bust season. And again in most unlikely..." October 06
Detroit News "Some sadist who enjoys watching baseball teams sweat decided to give us the five-game playoff series. As the folks at M.I.T. will confirm lose the opening game of a five-gamer and you now are obliged to beat a good baseball team three of the next four matches if you hope to advance in..." October 05
Miguel Cabrera in the lineup at third base tonight.
Detroit News "Struggling to even trot along the basepaths let alone run Miguel Cabrera left Saturday night’s game with groin pain the Tigers say is not a sports hernia. After the Tigers had come back from a 6-0 hole to beat the White Sox 7-6 at Comerica Park Kevin Rand the Tigers head trainer officially..." September 22
Detroit Free Press "In one sentence Jim Leyland said a mouthful. “It looks like on Thursday Martinez is going to catch and Miguel Cabrera will (be the) DH” the Tigers manager said at his pre-game news conference today. “I’m going to leave it at that.” Several weeks ago Leyland mentioned that he could make this..." September 18
Detroit News "The Tigers are getting closer and closer and it shouldn’t be long now. As the air chills and the skies darken it’s not really a question of whether they’ll reach the playoffs. It’s a question of whether they’ll be ready when they get there. That’s what this 10-game home stand is mostly about..." September 15
Detroit News "Everything was fine until three batters into the game. Or until the third pitch to the third batter. At that point the continuation of a Tigers trip which hasn’t exactly been their best got worse got angrier maybe even got a little worrisome with a 5-1 loss Monday night to the White..." September 10
CBSSports.com "Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera took batting practice prior to Monday's game and is feeling better reports Chris Iott of mLive.com. The reigning AL MVP and Triple Crown winner could soon return to the lineup. "He was in good spirits today and I think he's feeling much much better to be honest..." September 03
Detroit News "After a three-game absence Miguel Cabrera is back in the starting lineup for the Tigers. Manager Jim Leyland received the medical clearance he was hoping to get so Cabrera was written into the lineup to play third and bat third for the Tigers on Tuesday night against the Boston Red..." September 03
Miguel Cabrera has "irritation in his abdominal area" the team says. He is day to day.
CBSSports.com "Torii Hunter's walk-off three-run homer helped the Tigers avoid a four-game sweep at the hands of the Athletics on Thursday noon but the big story of the day was Miguel Cabrera's latest injury. The reigning AL MVP left the game with "discomfort" in his abdomen after sliding into second base and is..." August 29
The #Tigers say Cabrera left with discomfort in his abdomen and he is considered day-to-day.
Sporting News "Miguel Cabrera’s thoughts on his Triple Crown last year are very simple. “That already happened” he says. Well yes but… “That already happened” Cabrera says again. There is no time to dwell on the past now. That can happen maybe when he is done playing. Cabrera feels that he must..." August 28
Detroit News "Ah yes the ol’ scoring-from-second-on-a-strikeout play. It hadn’t been part of the Tigers’ offensive repertoire this yeaer but became part of it Wednesday night in a 7-1 victory over the Twins at Comerica Park — a game the Tigers broke open with four runs in the seventh and three more in the..." August 22
CBSSports.com "Miguel Cabrera is dealing with another lower body injury Tigers manager Jim Leyland confirmed to the Associated Press following Tuesday night's game. The team's third baseman was in pain after swinging at a pitch in his ninth inning at-bat. Leyland was unsure if Cabrera's groin or stomach was..." August 21
Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera led off the ninth with a homer to right off Aaron Crow to win it. In a back-and-forth affair Cabrera doubled in the go-ahead run in the fourth. Salvador Perez tied the score with a bases-empty homer in the seventh off left-handed reliever Drew Smyly. Prince Fielder put the Tigers..." August 18
Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera hit a towering three-run homer and the Detroit Tigers ended a three-game skid beating the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Wednesday. A year after winning the Triple Crown Cabrera has 38 homers and 114 RBIs and is hitting .360. The AL Central-leading Tigers had lost four of five..." August 15
ESPN.com "Last Wednesday Miguel Cabrera was facing hard-throwing Cleveland Indians rookie Danny Salazar in the eighth inning with two outs and a runner on. The Indians led the Tigers 3-2 and Salazar had struck out Cabrera three times -- looking on an 88 mph changeup swinging on a 99 mph fastball at the..." August 13
Hardball Talk "Miguel Cabrera is back at third base for the Tigers on Monday after resting an abdominal strain for five days. Cabrera made a pinch-hitting appearance Sunday against the White Sox and singled in his first at-bat since Tuesday before immediately being removed for a pinch-runner. The Tigers..." August 05
Detroit News "The Tigers have won seven straight and 11 of their last 12 games but they’re still not playing at a peak level. Not without Miguel Cabrera. Cabrera missed his third straight game Saturday night because of a strained lower abdomen. With three home runs others are showing their power — and..." August 04
No Miguel Cabrera in #Tigers lineup today. Ramon Santiago starts at 3B Hernan Perez at 2B.
Detroit News "Finally some definitive news about Miguel Cabrera. Good news in fact. After echoing manager Jim Leyland for three days in Chicago by saying only that Cabrera wasn’t ready to play trainer Kevin Rand provided his first extensive update about the Tigers third baseman Friday. “He’s made real..." July 27
#Tigers Cabrera out for third game in a row
Cabrera not in Tigers lineup.
Detroit News "The Tigers won a game, but lost a gamer Monday night. Unless he has a bionic hip. With Max Scherzer bouncing back from his first defeat to improve to 14-1 on the season, they beat the Chicago White Sox, 7-3, at U.S. Cellular Field. A red-hot Victor Martinez had four hits and drove in..." July 23
Michigan Live "The Detroit Tigers hold a small lead over the Cleveland Indians in the division race. Losing the reigning American League Most Valuable Player for any amount of time would make the pennant race that much tougher. Third baseman Miguel Cabrera left the game during the bottom of the fifth inning..." July 22
CBSSports.com "In the fifth inning of Thursday's game against the White Sox, reigning AL MVP and Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera took ChiSox ace Chris Sale deep for a solo homer. It was his 30th home run and 94th RBI of the season, marking the first time a player has ever gone 30/90 before the All-Star..." July 12
Detroit News "What a month it was — and June doesn't look too shabby, either. Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera didn't hit .500 for an entire month, as Pudge Rodriguez did in June 2004, but that's about all he did not do in May. Cabrera led the majors by hitting 12 home runs in May — and by knocking in 33..." June 02
Detroit Free Press "It’s hard to keep up with all that Miguel Cabrera is doing right now: ■ His homer in the first inning Thursday night put him one homer away from the Triple Crown lead. It was his 14th, one fewer than league leader Chris Davis of Baltimore, who hit his 15th on Thursday night. Cabrera entered..." May 24
Detroit Free Press "If you ever wondered what it was like to see Hack Wilson drive in those record 191 runs for the 1930 Cubs, Miguel Cabrera is providing a reenactment. Cabrera drove in the Tigers’ first three runs Thursday night with a two-run home run and a single. That gives him 13 RBIs in the past four games..." May 24
Detroit Free Press "It’s probably foolish, if not absurd, to draw comparisons to Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera. Cabrera, after all, is the greatest player in the game of baseball. The last time we’ve seen greatness like this is from one of the greatest three players to ever step on a baseball..." May 21
Detroit Free Press "No matter how often someone hits the ball hard, winning the batting title can be tough. Miguel Cabrera repeatedly had shown that in the last few days before Friday. Beginning with his long final out on Wednesday, Cabrera hit the ball hard on five consecutive at-bats. On those five at-bats, he..." May 18
Michigan Live "Our weekly look at the Detroit Tigers: Who's hot: Let's not bother looking at how Miguel Cabrera has fared over the course of the past week or from the weekend series in Houston. His numbers through 30 games this season are ridiculous. Cabrera is hitting .385 with six home runs, 36 RBIs and a..." May 06