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  • Preview: Tigers at Twins

    The Detroit Tigers take another shot at distancing themselves in the division when they visit the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday for the rubber match of their three-game series. The first two contests have been wild affairs, with Detroit squandering a six-...
  • Twins play spoiler vs. Tigers with comeback win

    The Sports Xchange By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange Twins play spoiler vs. Tigers with comeback win MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins have been relegated to the role of spoiler as the 2014 regular season winds to a close. Tuesday, they played that...
  • Twins 4, Tigers 3

    The Sports Xchange By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange Twins 4, Tigers 3 MINNEAPOLIS -- Aaron Hicks' walk-off RBI infield single lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the first-place Detroit Tigers Tuesday night at Target Field. Down one after...
  • Mr. Septober strikes again for Tigers

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH MINNEAPOLIS -- Call Torii Hunter 'Mr. Septober.' Hunter struck again Monday night against the Minnesota Twins, hitting a solo home run to lead off the top of ninth inning, breaking a 6-...
  • Tigers hit two ninth-inning homers, edge Twins

    The Sports Xchange By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange Tigers hit two ninth-inning homers, edge Twins MINNEAPOLIS -- After battling back from six runs down against one of the best teams in the American League, the Minnesota Twins saw all their hard work...
  • Back-to-back jacks by Hunter, Cabrera power Tigers

    MINNEAPOLIS It looked like one of the Tigers' worst nightmare meltdowns from the Metrodome, only it was happening at Target Field. Then Torii Hunter, who contributed to many of those Metrodome agonies for the Tigers, stepped up to their rescue. After...
  • Tigers 8, Twins 6

    The Sports Xchange By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange Tigers 8, Twins 6 MINNEAPOLIS -- After battling back from six runs down against one of the best teams in the American League, the Minnesota Twins saw all their hard work evaporate in the span of three...
  • Tigers extend division lede with win over Indians

    Tigers extend division lede with win over Indians DETROIT -- It's "Septober," as Torii Hunter calls it, and the Detroit Tigers seem to be firming up their game for the stretch run. Second baseman Ian Kinsler slammed a two-run home run off right-hander...
  • Ian Kinsler's homer helps Tigers rally, sweep Indians

    DETROIT Ian Kinsler's two-run home run off of Bryan Shaw in the seventh inning put the Detroit Tigers ahead for good today. They went on to beat the Cleveland Indians, 6-4, at Comerica Park, sweeping the three-game series. Kinsler sent a 3-1 pitch from...
  • Tigers 6, Indians 4

    Tigers 6, Indians 4: Ian Kinsler delivered a go-ahead two-run home run in the seventh inning as Detroit rallied past Cleveland for the second straight meeting to complete a three-game home sweep. J.D. Martinez joined Kinsler with two RBIs and added two...
  • Preview: Indians at Tigers

    The Detroit Tigers managed to take the American League Central last season due largely to their domination of the Cleveland Indians. Although their record against the Indians won't show the same kind of mastery in 2014, the Tigers' recent ability to solve...