Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning to power the San Diego Padres to a 7-3 victory over Detroit and send the Tigers to their eighth consecutive loss
The Detroit Tigers have released Francisco Rodriguez, one day after the 35-year-old reliever gave up a grand slam to Robinson Cano in his latest rough outing. Rodriguez saved 44 games for the Tigers in 2016, but he is 2-5 with a 7.82 earned-run average this season. Detroit removed him from the...
Jarrod Dyson's bunt single broke up Justin Verlander's bid for a perfect game in the sixth inning and sparked the Seattle Mariners to a 7-5 comeback win over the Detroit Tigers
Kyle Seager's double off the wall in right field scored Tyler Smith from second base with the winning run and gave the Seattle Mariners a 5-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers in 10 innings
Alex Avila and his father Al balance business and personal matters in Detroit.
Taijuan Walker pitched five sharp innings in his return from the disabled list, and the Arizona Diamondbacks won their fourth straight game, 2-1 over the Detroit Tigers
David Peralta homered to left center in the ninth inning off Detroit closer Justin Wilson to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 7-6 win over the Tigers
Boston's Chris Sale outlasted Detroit's Justin Verlander to win his seventh straight decision in a matchup of big-name pitchers
DETROIT — Albert Pujols hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly to cap a four-run fifth inning and the Angels added six runs in the seventh, routing the Detroit Tigers 11-4 on Thursday. J.C. Ramirez (6-4) gave up four runs allowing the Tigers to take an early 4-1 lead and 10 hits over five innings. Michael Fulmer […]
DETROIT — Buck Farmer outlasted Alex Meyer in an unexpected pitchers’ duel, and Justin Upton hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning to help the Detroit Tigers beat the Angels, 4-0, on Wednesday night. Farmer (2-0) allowed three hits in 6-2/3 innings, and Detroit pushed across an unearned run in the third. Upton gave the Tigers […]
The Angels never advanced a runner past first base on Wednesday night at Comerica Park and lost to Detroit in decisive fashion, 4-0. The Angels’ first hit was a second-inning single by Martin Maldonado. Their next hit was Andrelton Simmons’ two-out single in the third. Their last hit was Albert...
A dozen years ago, Detroit drafted Cameron Maybin. Two years later, they packaged him, future relief ace Andrew Miller and four more prospects in a blockbuster trade for Miguel Cabrera. Eight years after that, the Tigers reacquired him, and he put together a career-best season in 2016. That’s why...
DETROIT — Kole Calhoun and C.J. Cron homered as the Angels held on to beat the Detroit Tigers, 5-3, on Tuesday night. Jesse Chavez (5-6) picked up the win, allowing two runs and seven hits in 5-2/3 innings. He struck out four and walked one. The Tigers loaded the bases with two outs in the ninth, […]
The Detroit Tigers said Monday that an MRI exam on pitcher Justin Verlander’s groin injury was clean, showing no evidence of structural damage, and he will be evaluated as the week progresses. The 2011 Cy Young Award winner left his start Sunday against the Chicago White Sox in the third inning...
Right-hander Justin Verlander left Detroit’s game with the Chicago White Sox in the third inning Sunday because of tightness in his right groin. The Tigers said the move was made as a precaution. Verlander struggled through 66 pitches over two-plus innings. Etc. Kansas City first baseman Eric Hosmer...
Detroit pitcher Justin Verlander left a start against the Chicago White Sox in the third inning with tightness in his right groin
From a set of requests I sent out in April, I got a card signed in blue Sharpie by the career Detroit Tigers outfielder - who won Gold Gloves in 1968, 1969, 1970 and 1973.
When a pitcher steps up against a fairly hard-hitting Detroit Tigers bullpen and pitches over six innings without a score, it’s worth noting. If it happens to be that player’s first night pitching in the Majors, that’s a true head-turner. Show More Summary
Not great lately.
Eric Skoglund pitches Kansas City Royals past Justin Verlander, Detroit Tigers 1-0