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Miguel Cabrera Injury: Updates on Tigers Star's Knee and Return

Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera suffered a left knee contusion against the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, and it is uncertain when he will return to action.

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Jordan Zimmermann Injury: Updates on Tigers Star's Groin and Return

Detroit Tigers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann suffered a right groin strain Sunday against the Tampa Bay Rays, and it's uncertain when he'll return to action.

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Justin Verlander Reaches 2,000 Career Strikeouts: Latest Comments, Reaction

Detroit Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander reached the 2,000-strikeout milestone on Wednesday against the Minnesota Twins

Verlander's historic punchout came on a high fastball against Twins outfielder Eddie Rosario in the fourth inning: 

Nick Castellanos Making Good on Past Hype with 2016 MLB Superstar Breakout

Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez or Nick Castellanos—one of them has to sit. Who's it going to be?

A month ago, that would have been an easy question. Martinez and Cabrera are the veteran backbone of the Detroit Tigers offense. Castellanos, at age 24, is a formerly hyped prospect who made positive strides last season but is thin in the track-record department.

Tyler Collins Optioned to Triple-A: Latest Comments and Reaction

The Detroit Tigers announced they activated pitcher Francisco Rodriguez from the family medical emergency list and optioned outfielder Tyler Collins to Triple-A Toledo on Wednesday.

Collins, 25, had two hits in 20 at-bats this season. He was also the source of some controversy Monday after flipping off a booing Detroit crowd after misplaying a ball in the outfield.      

Zimmermann Finally Loses Scoreless Streak After 24.1 Shutout Innings

Detroit Tigers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann has already made history during his inaugural season in Motown, becoming the first starting pitcher in 43 years to begin his tenure with a new team by throwing 20-plus scoreless innings, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN Stats & Info).

Tyler Collins Won't Be Suspended for Obscene Gesture to Tigers Fans

Major League Baseball won't punish Detroit Tigers outfielder Tyler Collins after he made an obscene gesture to fans during a game against the Oakland Athletics on Monday night, per MLB.com's Jason Beck.

Victor Martinez Becomes 280th Player with 1,000 Career RBI

Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez recorded the 1,000th RBI of his career during Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals, and it made him the 280th player to reach the milestone, per Baseball-Reference.com.

Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, April 21, 2016

Fact: Victor Martinez is the 5th Venezuelan-born player with 1,000 RBI, joining Miguel Cabrera, Andres Galarraga, Bobby Abreu and Magglio Ordonez.

Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light.

Source: ESPN Stats & Info

Jordan Zimmermann Proving to Be a $110 Million Godsend for Tigers Rotation

The Detroit Tigers' response to a last-place finish in the AL Central last year was to cast a wide net in the offseason. A few trades and $270 million in free-agent contracts later, it brought back many new toys.

And now, the Tigers can breathe easy knowing at least one of them is panning out even better than they could have hoped.

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