| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:31 PM
After calling a team meeting prior to Monday's game to remind his young crew of the importance of finishing this season strong, manager Eric Wedge watched a handful of his rookies hand the Angels a 5-3 defeat Monday as Seattle snapped a three-game...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 8:19 PM
Ramon Santiago hit a solo homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Detroit Tigers a 2-1 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night. Santiago, who entered the game in the eighth as a pinch-runner, lifted Aaron Crow's pitch over the right-...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 10:00 AM
A game dominated by pitching ended with Ramon Santiago taking Aaron Crow deep over the right-field wall in the 10th, giving the AL Central-leading Tigers a dramatic 2-1 win over the Royals.
Doug Fister and Jeff Francis were brilliant in their outings,...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Victor Martinez hit a three-run homer to back eight stellar innings from Doug Fister, as the Detroit Tigers downed the Cleveland Indians, 4-2, in the opener of three-game series.
Fister (7-13) registered a career-high 13 strikeouts and surrendered...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Doug Fister threw seven innings of three-hit ball and Jose Valverde struggled before earning his club-record 43rd save, as the Detroit Tigers held on for their ninth straight win in a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park.
| Mar 28, 2011
| 9:25 PM
Mariners manager Eric Wedge finalized his pitching rotation Monday, and the group includes top prospect Michael Pineda, who'll be Seattle's No. 5 starter to open the season.
The rotation will be Felix Hernandez, Jason Vargas, Doug Fister, Erik Bedard...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said ace Justin Verlander will not be available out of the bullpen for the decisive fifth game of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees.
Verlander threw 120 pitches over eight innings in a 5-4...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 2:33 PM
The Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees sure know how to write the record books and tonight's game five of the AL division series in New York will be no different.
Game five of the 1972 ALCS was the last time the Tigers played a winner-take-all...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 8:36 PM
Like Rudolf Nureyev, the Tigers have turned on a dime.
They appeared to be downsizing less than two years ago when they traded Curtis Granderson and Edwin Jackson in moves that seemed to show owner Mike Ilitch's concern over a bloated payroll. But that...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:58 PM
Cruz leads Rangers, Fister looks to halt Texas’ streak
After a dramatic Game 2 victory, the Texas Rangers head to Detroit up 2-0 on the Detroit Tigers with Colby Lewis taking the mound looking to remain undefeated in the postseason for his career...
| May 13, 2011
| 7:04 PM
Mariners closer Brandon League suffered his fourth straight loss Friday as the Indians scored three times in the bottom of the ninth for a 5-4 win that spoiled an excellent outing by Seattle starter Doug Fister.
League, who lost two extra-inning games...