| 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 24, 2010
Armando Galarraga won for the first time since his near-perfect game, Phil Coke struck out David Wright in a key spot and the Detroit Tigers held off the New York Mets 6-5 Thursday night.
Magglio Ordonez and Ryan Raburn homered as the Tigers built a 6-...
| Jun 30, 2010
Justin Morneau homered and drove in two runs, Kevin Slowey went six innings and the Minnesota Twins topped the Detroit Tigers 5-1 on Wednesday afternoon.
Slowey (8-5) could've pitched more, but Magglio Ordonez's comebacker bounced off and bruised his...
| Jul 2, 2010
| 10:14 PM
With the Tigers' biggest star out of the lineup, Max Scherzer pitched like one himself.
Scherzer allowed three hits in a season-high eight innings and late substitute Don Kelly got Detroit's offense going Friday night in a 7-1 victory over the Seattle...
| 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...
| Jul 4, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Cliff Lee was poised to become the first pitcher in two years to have four straight complete games.
He never got the chance.
With the Mariners holding a commanding 8-1 lead on a 90-degree Sunday afternoon, Mariners manager Don Wakamatsu decided to end...
| Jun 6, 2009
Reporting from Detroit The Angels were bloody good on Friday.
Ervin Santana could hardly breathe because of a bloody nose, and he very nearly threw a shutout. Chone Figgins gave up his body for the team, saved the game and had a bloody lip to show...
| Jun 6, 2009
DETROIT -- Kelvim Escobar's return was a successful one, everywhere but in the victory column.
Escobar, making his first major league start in 20 months, gave up two runs in five innings. He did not prevail, as Edwin Jackson pitched a four-hitter in...
| Jun 8, 2009
The expletive could be heard loud and clear. The clubhouse doors still were closed, but the four-letter frustration pierced the doors and echoed into the adjacent hallway.
The Angels' bullpen collapsed again Sunday, this time in particularly horrifying...
| Jun 25, 2009
DETROIT -- Some people count sheep when they have trouble getting to sleep.
But after watching the Cubs' sleepwalking offense the last two months, Jim Hendry and Lou Piniella are counting the days until Aramis Ramirez returns from his shoulder injury....
| Jun 26, 2009
DETROIT -- Ted Lilly may be the best bet to represent the Cubs in the All-Star Game next month, but the veteran left-hander turned in one of his worst outings of the year Thursday in a 6-5 loss to the Detroit Tigers.
Handed a quick 3-0 lead on Jake Fox's...
| Jul 21, 2009
| 10:12 PM
Tigers manager Jim Leyland talked Tuesday afternoon about the challenges of managing a high-scoring game, rehashing Oakland's thrilling 14-13 win over Minnesota on Monday night.
Several hours later, Leyland was in the middle of his own crazy game....