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Alex Avila

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  • Angle leads Orioles past Tigers, 6-5

    Angle leads Orioles past Tigers, 6-5
    On a night when the league's most dominant hurler was trying to put an exclamation point on the best season for a pitcher in two decades and on a night when a likely Hall of Famer made international baseball history, the Orioles' 6-5 victory over the...
  • Tigers' success starts at top

    Like Rudolf Nureyev, the Tigers have turned on a dime. They appeared to be downsizing less than two years ago when they traded Curtis Granderson and Edwin Jackson in moves that seemed to show owner Mike Ilitch's concern over a bloated payroll. But that...
  • Mark Reynolds goes off on umpires after Orioles' 5-3 loss to Tigers

    Mark Reynolds goes off on umpires after Orioles' 5-3 loss to Tigers
    DETROIT — Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds offered no apologies after getting ejected from Friday night’s 5-3 loss to the Tigers at Comerica Park, only a frustrated sermon on how he believed two controversial calls forced the O’s to...
  • Mark Reynolds unplugged: Orioles first baseman rips umpires after reversed call

    Mark Reynolds unplugged: Orioles first baseman rips umpires after reversed call
    DETROIT -- Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds lambasted the umpires following the Orioles’ 5-3 loss to the Tigers on Friday night, frustrated when home-plate umpire Tim Timmons overruled first-base ump Jeff Kellogg’s fifth-inning out call...
  • Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds expects to receive fine for comments

    Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds expects to receive fine for comments
    DETROIT -- Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds said Saturday he expects to receive a fine for his critical comment about the umpiring in Friday night’s 5-3 loss to the Tigers, but he didn’t really retreat from his statements. Reynolds was...
  • Detroit Tigers - PlayerWatch

    C Alex Avila remained out of the lineup. He left Sunday's game because of a headache and lightheadedness, and he did not play Monday and Tuesday. Bryan Holaday got his third straight start behind the plate in his place. RF Torii Hunter went 2-for-5 and...
  • Tigers falter in Detroit

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH MINNEAPOLIS -- With a chance to extend their lead in the American League Central Division standings with three games against the last-place Minnesota Twins, the Detroit Tigers found life...
  • Twins 8, Tigers 4

    The Sports Xchange By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange Twins 8, Tigers 4 MINNEAPOLIS -- A three-run sixth inning fueled the Minnesota Twins in an 8-4 win over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday at Target Field. The loss, combined with a 6-1 victory by the...
  • Twins come up big in win over Tigers

    Twins come up big in win over Tigers MINNEAPOLIS -- Despite being in last place, the Minnesota Twins have done their part to make the American League Central race a tighter one. A three-run sixth inning fueled Minnesota in an 8-4 win over the first-...
  • Preview: Tigers at Twins

    The Detroit Tigers take another shot at distancing themselves in the division when they visit the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday for the rubber match of their three-game series. The first two contests have been wild affairs, with Detroit squandering a six-...
  • Tigers living on edge

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH MINNEAPOLIS -- Call them the cardiac 'Cats. After hitting late home runs in two straight games entering play Monday, games the Tigers eventually won, Detroit trailed by two runs with...
  • Twins 4, Tigers 3

    The Sports Xchange By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange Twins 4, Tigers 3 MINNEAPOLIS -- Aaron Hicks' walk-off RBI infield single lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the first-place Detroit Tigers Tuesday night at Target Field. Down one after...