Miguel Cabrera RUMORS & NEWS

  • Miguel Cabrera wants to stay connected to Tigers during lengthy rehab

    Detroit News "He won't be on the field, but he’s not going away. Miguel Cabrera, who will undergo season-ending biceps tendon surgery Thursday in New York, said he plans to do his rehab work in the Detroit area so he can stay close to the team. “I’m going..." June 14

  • Tigers' Miguel Cabrera to undergo surgery, miss rest of season

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera will undergo surgery and miss the rest of the 2018 season after rupturing a tendon in his left bicep. Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire announced the news after Tuesday's game. "It's a very sad day for our baseball team,"..." June 13

  • Tigers activate Miguel Cabrera from DL before Friday's game

    Michigan Live "Miguel Cabrera was activated from the disabled list on Friday night before the Detroit Tigers' opened a three-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays at Comerica Park. Cabrera went on the DL four weeks ago with a strained hamstring. He's also been bothered by back..." June 01

  • Miguel Cabrera child support case: Do kids need dad more than money?

    Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera has a delicate balancing act on his hands: He's trying to appease one woman while pleasing another. One is his wife and high school sweetheart; the other an ex-mistress. Caught in the cross-hairs are five innocent children —  three from his marriage,..." June 01

  • Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera: 'I want to finish my career here'

    Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera wanted to set the record straight with Detroit Tigers fans on Tuesday, after he says his comments about being unappreciated were misconstrued and thoughts of him returning to the Miami Marlins were incorrectly conveyed. “I appreciate how the people treat me..." May 30

  • Miguel Cabrera says he's 'very close' to returning to Tigers lineup

    Detroit News "Miguel Cabrera was asked before Tuesday night's game how close he was to being able to return to the Tigers’ lineup. “Very close,” he said. A matter of days? “Days,” he said. The hamstring strain that has kept..." May 30

  • Miguel Cabrera shouldn’t be rattled by loudest critics

    Detroit News "Was Miguel Cabrera right when he said that Detroit fans don’t respect a player who plays injured? Since reading the quote, spoken nearly two weeks ago, I’ve come back to the question again and again in my mind. “When you are doing bad, they crush you,” is what..." May 28

  • Miguel Cabrera did light running in outfield, making progress on return

    Sportsnaut "More than three weeks after the Detroit Tigers placed first baseman Miguel Cabrera on the 10-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain, the 35-year-old is now inching towards a return with on-field activity. According to Jason Beck of MLB.com, Cabrera completed a round of..." May 25

  • Miguel Cabrera, ex-mistress have trial set for Nov. 5-7

    Detroit News "Tigers superstar Miguel Cabrera and his former mistress appear headed for trial over child-support payments, after two lengthy mediation sessions failed to produce a resolution in court proceedings that are at 10 months and counting. Judge Alan S. Apte of the Ninth Circuit Court of..." May 23

  • Miguel Cabrera Has No Idea How Good He Has It in Detroit

    The Big Lead "Miguel Cabrera, currently sidelined since early this month with a balky hamstring, hurt his standing in Detroit this week by showing up in a few regrettable headlines. “Nobody appreciates when you play hurt, so I’m going to take my time and play when I’m good,”..." May 19

  • David Samson: Miguel Cabrera wanted us to bring him back 'home' to Miami, but we couldn't

    CBS Sports "Some might not remember, but Tigers legend and future Hall of Famer Miguel Cabrera played five seasons with the Marlins before being dealt to Detroit. He won a World Series ring in 2003 as a 20-year-old rookie and was a four-time All-Star with the..." May 17

  • Feeling unappreciated, Tigers' Miguel Cabrera says 'I'm done playing hurt'

    Michigan Live "Miguel Cabrera won't be back on the field until he's completely ready. In a brief interview Tuesday that ranged from jocular to intense, the Detroit Tigers slugger said he didn't get any credit for playing hurt in 2017 and he has no plans to rush back in..." May 16

  • Miguel Cabrera better, but not ready to return yet

    Detroit News "Monday was the day Miguel Cabrera could have come off the disabled list. His 10 days were up. But he has yet to do any running on the field or any baseball activity, still limited to indoor treatment, treadmills and physical therapy. “He’s doing everything..." May 15

  • Miguel Cabrera’s return to form comes with case of crankiness

    Detroit News "Considering his heavy-hitting spring, it was time to talk with Miguel Cabrera about a 2018 season that looks as if it will fit neatly into all the other lustrous baseball years from a superstar’s scrapbook. There is his .326 batting average and .413 on-base percentage. His OPS, which is a..." May 04

  • Tigers' Miguel Cabrera: Officially hits DL

    CBS Sports "Cabrera (hamstring) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Friday. As expected, the former MVP will head to the disabled list to rest his ailing hamstring. He was also dealing with a biceps injury prior to the hamstring acting up, so he'll get a chance to let his whole body get back to 100..." May 04

  • Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera could be headed to disabled list

    Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera is likely headed to the disabled list. Though the Detroit Tigers are waiting to see how he feels on Friday afternoon, a pair of moves are in place should Cabrera be shelved for at least the next 10 days. The team will recall left-hander Blaine Hardy from Triple-A Toledo prior..." May 04

  • Miguel Cabrera's return to Detroit Tigers brief, leaves in 6th inning

    Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera’s return to the Detroit Tigers lineup was short. Cabrera was a surprise late addition to Thursday afternoon’s game against the Kansas City Royals and after a sharp single in the top of the sixth inning, left the game. Cabrera was seen shaking his left arm throughout his three..." May 03

  • Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera (biceps) remains out, feeling better

    Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera remained out of the Detroit Tigers' starting lineup for the second straight game on Tuesday with a left biceps spasm, but could return on Wednesday, the final game of the series against the Tampa Bay Rays. Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire said Cabrera wanted to go to the batting..." May 02

  • Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera (biceps spasm) leaves game vs. Orioles

    Detroit Free Press "The injury bug has bitten the Detroit Tigers on Sunday afternoon. One inning after starting pitcher Daniel Norris left the game against the Orioles with left groin tightness, so, too, did first baseman Miguel Cabrera. Cabrera left the game with a left biceps spasm, according to the..." April 29

  • Miguel Cabrera roasts himself over lack of speed after near-cycle

    Larry Brown Sports "The triple is always the hardest leg of the cycle, and Miguel Cabrera knows it. The Detroit Tigers slugger had maybe his best performance of the 2018 season so far when he collected a single, a homer, and a double in his first three plate appearances against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday...." April 29

  • Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera still raking at age 35

    Detroit Free Press "Of course, Miguel Cabrera was going to play on his birthday. Detroit Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire expected as much, even after Cabrera was pulled from Tuesday night’s win over the Orioles after eight innings for precautionary reasons related to lower back tightness. It was cold outside. So..." April 19

  • Miguel Cabrera leaves game after stumbling while running bases

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera stumbled while running the bases in the first inning Thursday and was removed from the game an inning later. The Tigers said he was experiencing left hip flexor tightness. Niko Goodrum replaced Cabrera at first base. Cabrera singled in the first..." April 05

  • 2-Time MVP Miguel Cabrera Is Stuck in Baseball Purgatory

    Bleacher Report "There we were, Miggy and me, in the tunnel off the dugout, when the Detroit Tigers big man paused to explain himself. "I'm not trying to be a dick," Miguel Cabrera says. He was talking about what happened a couple of hours earlier on this spring day, though there was no need for an..." March 22

  • Miguel Cabrera giving deposition in paternity case on Tigers' day off

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Tigers don't play on Wednesday, but Miguel Cabrera was scheduled to spend his off-day giving a videotaped deposition in an ongoing paternity case. Cabrera's deposition will take place in an Orlando attorney's office, not a courtroom, and records indicate that a videographer,..." March 14

  • Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera on paternity suit: I'm here to play baseball

    Detroit Free Press "A day after reporting to spring training in Lakeland, Fla., Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera declined to comment on his ongoing paternity suit. “I’m just here to play baseball,” Cabrera said Monday. Cabrera is being sued by his ex-mistress, Belkis Rodriguez, claiming he isn't..." February 20

  • Miguel Cabrera makes $30M a year, shorts kids on child support

    Detroit Free Press "Here's an idea: Maybe Miguel Cabrera should take care of all of his kids — the three he chose to have with wife Rosangel Cabrera, and the two he chose to have with Belkis Mariela Rodriguez, the woman with whom he had a long-term extramarital affair. Cabrera's a grown man whom one presumes..." February 15

  • Miguel Cabrera pampered ex-mistress with European trip, $5,000 kid birthday parties

    Detroit Free Press "While Miguel Cabrera and his ex-mistress continue to spar over child support, new court documents show the Detroit Tigers slugger has showered the woman with plenty of perks, including a trip to Europe with her two children, $5,000 kid birthday parties and a $9,000 Disney Cruise. This on top of..." February 13

  • Miggy facing child support lawsuit ahead of spring training

    Detroit Free Press "With spring training just weeks away, Detroit Tiger slugger Miguel Cabrera is battling a stubborn, legal migraine that's been lingering since last season: a paternity suit filed by an ex-mistress who is suing for more money. The woman claims Cabrera owes her more in child support and wants it..." February 02

  • Miguel Cabrera determined to have big bounce-back season

    Larry Brown Sports "Last year, Miguel Cabrera took an L, but this year he wants to bounce back. Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reported on Friday that the Detroit Tigers slugger is said to be “determined” to have a “big bounce-back season” in 2018. Cabrera, who will turn 35 in April, was limited to 130 games last..." January 28