| Oct 3, 2011
| 2:14 PM
It’ll be a pitching matchup fans in Detroit never thought they would see in the ALDS when C.C. Sabathia toes the rubber against Justin Verlander tonight as the aces face-off again, only this time in a pivotal game three tilt.
It’s a big game,...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said ace Justin Verlander will not be available out of the bullpen for the decisive fifth game of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees.
Verlander threw 120 pitches over eight innings in a 5-4...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 2:33 PM
The Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees sure know how to write the record books and tonight's game five of the AL division series in New York will be no different.
Game five of the 1972 ALCS was the last time the Tigers played a winner-take-all...
| May 29, 2011
| 10:18 PM
It's a testament to how well the Mariners have played over the last few weeks that the "one of those days" game they endured on Sunday doesn't seem to be all that common anymore.
Yes, the Mariners dropped a 7-1 decision to the Yankees at Safeco Field,...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 12:53 PM
The New York Yankees have signed right-handed pitcher Bartolo Colon to a minor league deal and have invited him to Spring Training in a couple of weeks. The 37 year old veteran pitcher signed a one-year deal and could earn just under $1million dollars...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 9:28 AM
The New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez and his family had dinner at Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse in River North following his team's loss to the Cubs at Wrigley Field. A-Rod ordered the spaghetti marinara with shrimp, chicken and steak.
The Yankees' CC...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Justin Verlander notched a career-high 14 strikeouts over eight scoreless innings, Alex Avila drove in four runs, and the Detroit Tigers took a 6-0 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks to even up a three-game interleague set.
Verlander (10-3) became the...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 9:00 PM
After giving up 30 runs in the past two games, the Detroit Tigers needed their ace to come through for them. Justin Verlander did just that. The Tiger's all-star pitcher capped an incredible month of June by stopping the red-hot New York Mets, beating the...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:18 AM
C.C. Sabathia’s teammates and fans have come to expect exceptional pitching and a win whenever the big ace takes the mound.
But his outing yesterday surpassed all expectations.
Pitching against his former team, Sabathia struck out 13, only gave up...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 8:21 AM
If neither team scores an earned run, how is there a winner?
Tampa Bay's James Shields committed a costly throwing error in the 7th to allow the only run of the game, even though it was not earned. Couple that with C.C. Sabathia's complete game shutout...
| Oct 23, 2010
Big stars, a big payroll and lots of big comebacks. It all makes for one big disappointment that the New York Yankees won't be repeating as World Series champions.
The Yankees' reign ended Friday night at the hands of the Texas Rangers. Phil Hughes got...
| Oct 30, 2010
Mitch Moreland is the kid who might not even be in the majors had the Texas Rangers not traded for Cliff Lee.
Now the rookie first baseman is one of the big bats in a Texas lineup that finally showed some life in the World Series.
Moreland hit a three-...