• Miguel Cabrera is again a finalist for Player of the Year honors in the MLB Players Choice Awards. The award, as voted on by players, selects the top player in either league. The other finalists are Orioles slugger Chris Davis and Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw. Other Tigers up for awards include Max Scherzer and Anibal Sanchez for American League Outstanding Pitcher, Victor Martinez for AL Comeback Player, and Iglesias for AL Outstanding Rookie.
• The Tigers landed three prospects among this year's nine Rawlings Minor League Gold Glove winners: Triple-A Toledo first baseman Jordan Lennerton, Double-A Erie third baseman Wade Gaynor and Class A Lakeland outfielder Jason Krizan.