| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:26 PM
When LeBron James decided to take his talents to South Beach, livelier night life wasn't the biggest advantage over electing to stay in Cleveland. The tangible difference was in coming to a place with no state or city income tax.......
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Apr 2, 2011
Victor Martinez hit his first home run for the Tigers, a two-run shot off Luis Ayala in the eighth, but the Tigers lost to New York 10-6.
Austin Jackson had a solo drive off Burnett in the third.
Detroit opened the fifth with three straight singles, and...
| Apr 8, 2011
Victor Martinez hit a three-run double in his first home at-bat for the Detroit Tigers, helping his new team to a 5-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday.
Martinez, who signed with Detroit in November, cleared the bases in the first inning with...
| Apr 17, 2011
Josh Willingham had a two-run single to help back eight strong innings from Trevor Cahill, as the Oakland Athletics earned a 5-1 win over the Detroit Tigers in the finale of a four-game set.
Conor Jackson, Hideki Matsui and Cliff Pennington also...
| Apr 23, 2011
Brad Penny tossed seven innings of one-hit ball and got plenty of offensive support as the Detroit Tigers routed the White Sox, 9-0, in the second of three games at Comerica Park.
Penny (1-2) carried a no-hitter into the sixth and finished with two walks...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 6:37 PM
The Detroit Tigers have traded right-handed pitcher Armando Galarraga to the Arizona Diamondbacks for right-hander Kevin Eichhorn and left-hander Ryan Robowski.
The trade was announced Monday.
Galarraga gained fame last season when umpire Jim Joyce...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 1:38 PM
Miguel Cabrera roped a single into left field, scoring two runners and keying one of Detroit's biggest innings of the season.
Cabrera's hit scored the go-ahead runs during a seven-run eighth Sunday afternoon that was more than enough to give the Tigers...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Pablo Sandoval drove in a pair of runs, including a run that sparked a four-run ninth, as the San Francisco Giants held on for a 4-3 win over the Detroit Tigers to open a three-game set.
Aaron Rowand went 3-for-5 and scored twice for the Giants, who...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 9:00 PM
After watching his Detroit Tigers avoid a series sweep with a nice rally, manager Jim Leyland admitted his team has a lot to prove right now.The Tigers have developed an unpleasant habit of fading in the second half, so there was an antsy vibe around...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Michael Young had two hits, including an RBI triple, and the Rangers beat the Tigers 5-2 on Thursday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Josh Hamilton and Nelson Cruz also had two hits while Alexi Ogando pitched 6 1/3 innings to beat Detroit for the third time...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Alex Avila collected two hits and knocked in a run as the Detroit Tigers earned a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in the second portion of a four-game set.
Brad Penny (9-9) allowed one run on eight hits and a walk in 6 1/3 innings in the Tigers'...