The Tigers were established as a charter member of the now major league American League in 1901. They played their first game as a major league team at home against the Milwaukee Brewers on April 25, 1901, with an estimated 10,000 fans at Bennett Park.

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Detroit Tigers News from Yahoo Sports Detroit Tigers’ Jackson Jobe, Izaac Pacheco clashed for first time. Here’s what happened

Detroit Tigers prospects Jackson Jobe and Izaac Pacheco faced each other in Monday's live batting practice. The matchup lasted three pitches. Read More from this story

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Detroit Tigers News from Yahoo Sports Detroit Tigers in labor stoppages: A division crown, a playoff chase and the end of an era

MLB has had 4 seasons in the past 50 shortened by labor battles, with a Monday deadline looming. Here's how the Detroit Tigers fared in the others. Read More from this story