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  • Series preview: White Sox at Tigers

    Series preview: White Sox at Tigers
    All games on WSCR-AM 670. Season series: Tigers lead 5-4. Tuesday: 6:08 p.m., CSN. LH Jose Quintana (5-7, 3.15) vs. RH Anibal Sanchez (7-4, 3.45). Wednesday: 6:08 p.m., CSN. RH Hector Noesi (5-6, 4.37) vs. RH Max Scherzer (12-3, 3.37)....
  • Tigers jump out to early lead en route to 7-2 victory over White Sox

    DETROIT The Detroit Tigers' aggressive approach at the plate against White Sox starter Hector Noesi paid off in a six-run first inning. The Tigers had combined to score six runs over a four-game losing streak entering Wednesday's game against the White...
  • Tigers' Martinez returns pain free

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Joe Nathan needed just 12 pitches to show why Tigers manager Brad Ausmus is sticking with him as the club's closer, and not newly acquired Joakim Soria. Nathan has...
  • Tigers outlast Rays, 8-6, in 11 innings

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. Grant Balfour gave up a bases loaded walk to Victor Martinez with none out in the top of the 11th. The Detroit Tigers added a couple insurance runs and went on to beat the Rays, 8-6, in 11 innings tonight at Tropicana Field. Ian...
  • Tigers hit three homers to back Porcello vs. Rockies

    The Sports Xchange By Rich Shook, The Sports Xchange Tigers hit three homers to back Porcello vs. Rockies DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers are sharply focused on the postseason and Saturday they displayed the way they hope to be successful if they get...
  • Price deal the latest coup for Tigers' Dombrowski

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski had no idea he'd be adding another Cy Young Award winner this week. Dombrowski has stunned the baseball world with bold moves before and...
  • Tigers' Soria eager to make amends

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH DETROIT -- Joakim Soria is eager to pitch again after his Comerica Park debut as a Detroit Tiger turned into a debacle. In his second appearance since being traded from Texas, Soria was...
  • Tigers' Porcello is no ordinary No. 3 starter

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Right-hander Rick Porcello might be merely the No. 3 starter for the Detroit Tigers, but he continues to make a sound case for being included in the list of the majors' top pitchers....
  • Tigers' offense hits dry spell

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH NEW YORK -- The Detroit Tigers will leave Yankee Stadium with a .276 batting average, which is certainly respectable. However, looking at the recent picture, the offense struggled for...
  • Verlander leaves game with sore shoulder

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH PITTSBURGH -- Justin Verlander has entered an MRI tube just two other times in his life. On each occasion, it was part of a physical examination before the right-hander signed big...
  • Rays draw blank against Tigers' Porcello

    The Sports Xchange By Corey Long, The Sports Xchange Rays draw blank against Tigers' Porcello ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus believes that as long as Rick Porcello keeps the ball down he is as tough as any pitcher in their...