| Apr 1, 2012
Detroit Tigers fans will see some familiar names at Fifth Third Ballpark in Comstock Park this year.
The West Michigan Whitecaps have released their initial roster for the 2012 season, and it includes names like Kaline, Leyland, Lemon, and Avila....
| Aug 27, 2011
| 6:15 PM
Justin Verlander is baseball's first 20-game winner this season.
It won't go down as one of his best starts, and it did not come easy, but Verlander picked up his eighth straight victory Saturday as the Tigers beat the Twins, 6-4, at Target Field.
| Sep 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Victor Martinez hit a three-run homer to back eight stellar innings from Doug Fister, as the Detroit Tigers downed the Cleveland Indians, 4-2, in the opener of three-game series.
Fister (7-13) registered a career-high 13 strikeouts and surrendered...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 5:37 PM
The thrilling September continued for the Detroit Tigers today at U.S. Cellular Field as they capped a 3-run 9th inning rally with a Carlos Guillen RBI single in the 10th to win 6-5.
Besides knocking in the game-winning run, Guillen also added a solo...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Yankees brought the winning run to the plate in the ninth, but Jose Valverde struck out postseason stalwart Derek Jeter and retired Game 1 hero Robinson Cano to finish off the Tigers' 5-3 victory and even this American League Division Series....
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:24 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees 5-3 behind the masterful pitching of Max Scherzer and the hitting of Miguel Cabrera to level their best-of-five divisional playoff series at 1-1 Sunday.
A last-ditch New York rally from...
| 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...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 4:50 PM
Game 2 of the AL championship series was postponed because of rain.
It was rescheduled for 4:19 p.m. EDT Monday. The teams will lose their travel day, and the series is then slated to resume with Game 3 on Tuesday in Detroit.
Texas beat Detroit 3-2 in...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 12:37 PM
The Detroit Tigers evidently can’t stay away from rain this postseason.
This time around, however, Sunday’s rainout of Game 2 gave the Tigers a much needed day off as they look to rebound from a 3-2 Game 1 loss to the Texas Rangers Saturday....
| Oct 10, 2011
| 7:11 PM
RLINGTON, Texas - Nelson Cruz hit the first game-ending grand slam in postseason history, lifting the Texas Rangers over the Detroit Tigers 7-3 in 11 innings Monday for a 2-0 lead in the AL championship series.
Cruz doubled early, then hit a tying...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:58 PM
Cruz leads Rangers, Fister looks to halt Texas’ streak
After a dramatic Game 2 victory, the Texas Rangers head to Detroit up 2-0 on the Detroit Tigers with Colby Lewis taking the mound looking to remain undefeated in the postseason for his career...