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  • Tigers Win 9th Straight Over Twins

    Tigers Win 9th Straight Over Twins
    Miguel Cabrera ripped a three-run homer in the third inning to help the Detroit Tigers continue their recent dominance of the Minnesota Twins with a 4-2 victory over their Central Division rival. Alex Avila drove in the other run for the Tigers, who...
  • Cabrera's 9th Inning Home Run Leads Tigers To 4-2 Win Over White Sox

    Cabrera's 9th Inning Home Run Leads Tigers To 4-2 Win Over White Sox
    Miguel Cabrera blasted a two-run homer in the ninth inning to back Justin Verlander's eight innings of two-run ball, as the Detroit Tigers outlasted the Chicago White Sox, 4-2, in the middle contest of a three-game set. Verlander (6-3) scattered seven...
  • Raburn's Grand Slam Leads Tigers To 7-3 Win Over White Sox

    Raburn's Grand Slam Leads Tigers To 7-3 Win Over White Sox
    Ryan Raburn's grand slam capped a six-run fourth inning that lifted the Tigers to a 7-3 win over the White Sox. Brad Penny (5-4) allowed three runs on eight hits over five innings to get the win, while Miguel Cabrera tacked on a solo homer in the...
  • Tigers Win 4th in a Row With Season-High 20 Hit Effort

    Tigers Win 4th in a Row With Season-High 20 Hit Effort
    Austin Jackson knocked in three runs on three hits as the Detroit Tigers racked up 20 hits to take a 8-1 triumph over the Texas Rangers. Casper Wells and Alex Avila each had a pair of doubles and ended with three hits each for Detroit, which have won...
  • Verlander Strikes Out 10 in Tigers Win

    Verlander Strikes Out 10 in Tigers Win
    Alex Avila had a pair of triples and drove in a run to back Justin Verlander's eight strong innings, as the Detroit Tigers took a 4-1 win over the Seattle Mariners in the opener of a four-game set. Verlander (7-3) racked up 10 strikeouts and allowed...
  • Pineda, bats scuffle in loss to Tigers

    Pineda, bats scuffle in loss to Tigers
     Michael Pineda has been remarkably consistent in the first 10 weeks of his rookie campaign, but the big Mariners right-hander ran into his first rugged start in an 8-1 loss to the Tigers on Saturday at Comerica Park. Pineda's eight hits, six runs and...
  • Tigers Fall To Mariners

    Tigers Fall To Mariners
    Miguel Olivo hit two home runs and Felix Hernandez pitched eight strong innings to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 7-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. The Mariners trailed 2-0 and hadn't hit the ball out of the infield when Olivo led off the...
  • Verlander Dominant Again As Tigers Take Sole Possession of 1st Place

    Verlander Dominant Again As Tigers Take Sole Possession of 1st Place
    Justin Verlander certainly looked unhittable -- and he nearly was. Chasing history, the Tigers right-hander had a no-hitter going through 7 1/3 innings against the Indians on Tuesday until Orlando Cabrera laced a single into center field to break it up....
  • Yankees Dominating All-Star Voting

    Yankees Dominating All-Star Voting
    Perhaps the New York Yankees should just take the field for the American League squad when the All-Star Game takes place in early July. It is a brash statement, but when five out of the nine starting positions are being held by Yankee players and other...
  • Verlander's Season-High 14 K's Leads Tigers to 6-0 Win

    Verlander's Season-High 14 K's Leads Tigers to 6-0 Win
    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...
  • Scherzer, Tigers Top Blue Jays In Make-up Game

    Jhonny Peralta hit a tiebreaking triple in the eighth inning and Victor Martinez drove in two runs, leading the Detroit Tigers past the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Monday night.Max Scherzer struck out nine over seven strong innings and the AL Central leaders...