| Apr 23, 2015
| 12:31 AM
Jacoby Ellsbury turned as if to start his swing and then crumpled to the ground after David Price's pitch caught him square in the chest.
With temperatures in the 30s in downtown Detroit, this was no way to begin the game.
"It felt like a frozen...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 6:50 PM
The Tigers' bullpen nearly cost them the game. The Indians' bullpen was worse, though.
Indians right-hander Cody Allen gave up back-to-back walks to Andrew Romine and Rajai Davis in the top of the ninth. Ian Kinsler followed with an RBI single to right...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 6:05 PM
CLEVELAND The Tigers continue to beat up on American League Central foes.
After completing a three-game sweep of the Twins in Detroit, the Tigers pounded out 13 hits and five runs off Indians starter Zach McAllister on a windy afternoon at Progressive...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 3:05 PM
DETROIT It was 39 degrees at Comerica Park on Wednesday.
The skies were gray, the air was cold and the wind was blowing.
There were heaters in the Tigers' dugout. But on this early April day, their bats didn't need any warming.
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| Mar 3, 2015
| 2:47 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter tried to find some positives after Tuesday's 15-2 loss to the Detroit Tigers to begin the Grapefruit League season.
But there weren't many highlights.
The Orioles were battered for three home runs and were held scoreless...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 3:24 PM
DETROIT — David Price and the Detroit Tigers avoided arbitration with a record-setting deal.
Price agreed to a $19.75 million contract, the largest one-year deal for a player who filed for arbitration. The agreement surpassed Max Scherzer's $15,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:10 AM
The Orioles will only have two lefties in their bullpen for the American League Division Series that starts tonight at 5:37 p.m. against the Detroit Tigers, and Ubaldo Jimenez is a surprise addition to the roster.
The Tigers don’t have many left-...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 3:44 PM
A five-run offensive explosion in the ninth inning Saturday that made a nail-biter out of a blowout didn’t mask the most pertinent question surrounding the 2014 Orioles:
Will the starting pitching do enough to keep them in contention throughout the...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 8:38 PM
SAN FRANCISCO--Pablo Sandoval was talking Tuesday, one day before the World Series began, about facing Cy Young winner Justin Verlander.
“It’s exciting because you want to be in action like this, face the best,” he said.
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:29 PM
The beauty of baseball is that even fat guys can play it, and play it well. It's the most democratic of sports. You can be chunky, you can be roly-poly, you can be out and out blubbery and still find a place in this game.
I should know. I played it for...