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Calvin Johnson

Calvin Johnson announces retirement

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who for the past nine seasons established himself as one of the greatest wide receivers in National Football League history, today announced his retirement from the NFL effective...

Tigers agree to 2-year contract with Mark Lowe

Tigers agree to 2-year contract with Mark Lowe

Free-agent pitcher Mark Lowe has agreed on a two-year contract with the DetroitTigers, the team announced Tuesday. Lowe’s deal is worth $11 million, reports ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick. Lowe, 32, will now serve as a...

Jordan Zimmermann

Tigers sign Jordan Zimmermann for 5 years, $110 million

The Detroit Tigers have reached an agreement on a five-year, $110 million contract with free-agent right-hander Jordan Zimmermann — pending completion of a physical exam — a source confirmed to ESPN on Sunday. (ESPN) Even a team like...