As a kid, few things can rival the thrill of a catching a baseball at a live game. That held true for this young fella in the first row as the Oakland Athletics visited the Detroit Tigers Tuesday night…well, at first. This kid is a Tigers fan, perhaps the most passionate this world has ever seen. Show More Summary
Ben Zobrist's grand slam highlighted a five-run seventh inning for Oakland as the Athletics rallied for a 5-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.
Johnny Giavotella hit a tiebreaking, two-run single with the bases loaded in the eighth inning, making up for an earlier error that helped the Detroit Tigers score the tying run, and the Los Angeles Angels completed a four-game sweep with a 4-2 victory Sunday.
The Angels will start Albert Pujols at designated hitter in Sunday's nationally televised game against the Detroit Tigers, and Manager Mike Scioscia said there is no timetable for when Pujols might return to first base.
Detroit Tigers star Justin Verlander struggled in his first rehabilitation start, giving up three runs in 2 2-3 innings for Triple-A Toledo on Sunday.
Mike Trout and Albert Pujols were among five Los Angeles Angels to homer in the first two innings, allowing Jered Weaver to breeze to an 8-6 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.
Albert Pujols had his 530th career homer among three hits, and Hector Santiago pitched three-hit ball into the eighth inning of the Los Angeles Angels' 2-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
In case you hadn ’t noticed, the Detroit Tigers offense has had its struggles this season. Nobody anticipated this. Even with Victor Martinez on the shelf, a team boasting Miguel Cabrera, Yoenis Cespedes, J.D. Martinez and Ian Kinsler should be a run-scoring powerhouse. Show More Summary
Chris Iannetta hit his fourth career grand slam, Albert Pujols and Matt Joyce also homered and C.J. Wilson pitched two-hit ball over six innings for the Los Angeles Angels in a 12-2 rout over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night.
Erick Aybar, the Angels' shortstop and leadoff batter, left Thursday's game against the Detroit Tigers because of what the Angels called tightness in his left hamstring.
Los Angeles Angels shortstop Erick Aybar left Thursday night's game with the Detroit Tigers after suffering an injury. Continue below for updates. Aybar Injures Hamstring, Exits Game Thursday, May 28 Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times...Show More Summary
David Price outdueled Jesse Chavez to win for the first time in four starts, and the Detroit Tigers bounced back from a shutout a day earlier to beat the Oakland Athletics 1-0 on Tuesday night.
Jesse Hahn pitched a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Detroit Tigers 4-0 on Monday for their first three-game winning streak this season.
Monday, May 25 – Memorial Day Kansas City Royals at New York Yankees (ESPN 1 pm) Dan Shulman, Curt Schilling, John Kruk & Buster Olney Detroit Tigers at Oakland Athletics (ESPN 4 pm) Dave O’Brien, Aaron Boone, Mark Mulder Atlanta Braves...Show More Summary
It was announced on Tuesday that long time writer; Tom Gage will be entering the Baseball Hall of Fame in the writer’s wing. Gage, who has been the beat writer for the Detroit News since 1979, has covered the Detroit Tigers, and multiple Hall of Fame induction ceremonies, though this time from a different perspective, the podium. Show More Summary
We here at notinhalloffame would like to congratulate Detroit Tigers' pitcher, Justin Verlander for unanimously winning the American League Cy Young Award. Cy Youngs are often a key point on resumes for Hall of Fame induction, especially if the candidate has a healthy career. Show More Summary
Evan Gattis and Preston Tucker both homered in the sixth inning, and the Houston Astros slugged their way to another victory Sunday, rallying past the Detroit Tigers 10-8.
Although the first pitch usually represents the start of the action at a baseball game, the Houston Astros and the Detroit Tigers got things going a little early on Sunday. Once "The Star-Spangled Banner" was over, a handful of players from both sides decided to engage in an on-field standoff. Show More Summary
In the bottom of the fifth inning of Saturday’s game against the Detroit Tigers, the Houston Astros spun the second triple play of the 2015 MLB season. It was Houston’s first in a long while, per ESPN Stats & Info: Ian Kinsler shot a...Show More Summary
Lance McCullers got Ian Kinsler to ground into a triple play in the fifth inning, and the Houston right-hander went on to earn his first career victory Saturday, leading the Astros over the Detroit Tigers 3-2.