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Connecticut Tigers Announce 2017 Coaching Staff

December 13, 2016 - NORWICH, CT- The Connecticut Tigers, Class-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, announce their 2017 coaching staff led by first-year Manager Gerald Laird. The 2017 season kicks off Monday, June 19th at Dodd Stadium as the Tigers take on the Tri-City ValleyCats. Taking over the helm in Norwich is 13-year MLB veteran catcher Gerald Laird. The Garden Grove, California native was drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 2nd round of the 1998 amateur draft and made his MLB debut in 2003 with the Texas Rangers. He went on ... Full Story

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CT Tigers Promote Brent Southworth to Assistant General Manager

December 1, 2016 - NORWICH, CT- The Connecticut Tigers, Class-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, announce that Brent Southworth has been promoted to the position of Assistant General Manager and will assist in oversight of the day-to-day operation of the franchise. "We are very pleased to be able to promote from within and Brent is the perfect person to help lead this franchise," said Tigers General Manager Dave Schermerhorn. "Brent has proven himself to be a leader. His skill set and local ties have been a great asset since he joine... Full Story

Connecticut Tigers Release 2017 Schedule

November 15, 2016 - NORWICH, CT- The New York-Penn League and the Connecticut Tigers have released the schedule for the upcoming 2017 season. The season will mark the eighth for the Tigers in Norwich at Dodd Stadium. The Tigers open up the 2017 season at home on Monday, June 19th against the Tri-City ValleyCats (Astros affiliate) with fireworks after the game! Game time for Monday through Saturday home games will be 7:05 pm. Two exceptions will be Thursday, July 13th at 11:05 am for Camp Day and Labor Day on Monday, September 4th at ... Full Story

CT Tigers to Honor Veterans Day with a Special Offer

November 7, 2016 - NORWICH, CT- The Connecticut Tigers are proud to honor our military heroes once again this Veterans Day by offering a special "thank you" offer. For the fourth straight year, any current or former military member who comes to the Dodd Stadium box office on Friday, November 11, 2016 between 9 am and 5 pm will receive two complimentary ticket vouchers redeemable for a premium box seat to any 2017 regular season Connecticut Tigers game. The offer is only valid in person at the Dodd Stadium box office and some form of ... Full Story


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League: New York-Penn League
Home: Norwich, Connecticut
Class: A (Short-Season)
Affiliation: Detroit Tigers
Website: Connecticut Tigers site
Schedule: Full Connecticut Tigers Schedule
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