| Apr 22, 2010
| 9:33 PM
The Angels' 4-3 loss to the Tigers Thursday night seemed to ignite a closer controversy: the established guy who is coming off an injury versus the guy who more than filled his shoes while he was out. But on Friday,......
| Apr 3, 2009
| 4:42 PM
AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL
CLEVELAND INDIANS (81-81, 3rd)
MANAGER: Eric Wedge (7th season)
PAYROLL: $80 million
X-FACTOR: Matt LaPorta, the key piece in last summer's CC Sabathia deal, could be up early in the year to claim left field.
BEST CASE: Carl...
| Mar 2, 2009
With the World Baseball Classic kicking off on March 5th it is time to get ready for some baseball. I think the WBC is a good idea with a horrible plan. Don't play it in March when guys are trying to build up arm strength and work on timing. That...
| Apr 14, 2009
DETROIT — Dewayne Wise saved the White Sox from a potential disaster Monday that will cost him at least six weeks on the disabled list with a separated right shoulder.
The price of losing Wise will depend on whether his teammates will produce as...
| May 15, 2010
The Tigers made a comeback and then some major roster moves.
Ramon Santiago drew a four-pitch walk from Ramon Ramirez with the bases loaded in the 12th inning and the Detroit Tigers rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-6 on Saturday night.
| May 28, 2010
The Carlos Guillen experiment is about ready to begin in full tonight.
Guillen was activated by the Detroit Tigers today and is expected to start at second base tonight against the Oakland A's. Guillen went on the disabled list with a pulled hamstring...
| Jun 12, 2010
Carlos Guillen hit a leadoff home run in the 10th inning Saturday night and the Detroit Tigers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3.
Guillen hit the third pitch from Brendan Donnelly (2-1) into the right-field stands.
Phil Coke (4-0) got the win with a...
| Jun 16, 2010
Slumping Ryan Raburn hit his first homer of the season and drove in four runs, leading the Detroit Tigers over the Washington Nationals 7-4 Tuesday night.
Raburn drew a bases-loaded walk in the second inning, then hit a leadoff single that started a two-...
| Jun 27, 2010
Rookie Brennan Boesch homered and drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers chased Tommy Hanson early and beat the Atlanta Braves 10-4 Sunday.
Boesch hit an RBI single during a five-run fourth inning that finished Hanson (7-5). Boesch added a two-run...
| Jun 28, 2010
Reliever Joel Zumaya's painful right arm injury marred Detroit's move into first place, after the Tigers used four first-inning runs against Francisco Liriano to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-5 on Monday night.
Brennan Boesch and Miguel Cabrera hit two-...
| Jul 3, 2010
| 9:49 PM
Justin Verlander lost to the Mariners twice this year. This time, he had one of his best outings of the season.
Verlander struck out 10 in seven strong innings and Brandon Inge drove in three runs to help the Detroit Tigers beat Seattle 6-1 on Saturday...
| Apr 11, 2010
Carlos Guillen scored the winning run on fill-in closer Chris Perez's wild pitch, capping a three-run ninth inning and giving the Detroit Tigers a 9-8 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
Guillen doubled in Magglio Ordonez to get the Tigers...