| Jun 10, 2011
Carlos Peguero homered and tripled starting in place of Ichiro Suzuki in right field, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Friday night.
The struggling Suzuki, who had played in 255 consecutive games, was given the night off. Peguero,...
| Jun 11, 2011
Backed by strong pitching, early hitting and Mariners miscues, the Detroit Tigers moved into a tie for first place in the American League Central with a 8-1 win on Saturday evening at Comerica Park. It is the first time this season the Tigers have been...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 9:00 PM
After giving up 30 runs in the past two games, the Detroit Tigers needed their ace to come through for them. Justin Verlander did just that. The Tiger's all-star pitcher capped an incredible month of June by stopping the red-hot New York Mets, beating the...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Magglio Ordonez delivered a two-out, two-run single in the seventh and Ryan Raburn made a game-saving catch a half-inning later, as the Detroit Tigers downed the San Francisco Giants, 6-3, in comeback fashion to avoid a sweep in the finale of a three-game...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 8:48 PM
Alex Gordon had a three-run homer while Alcides Escobar scored three times and also drove in three runs as the Kansas City Royals outslugged the Detroit Tigers for a 13-6 win.
Melky Cabrera and Billy Butler each knocked in a pair of runs for the Royals,...
| May 5, 2011
One inning, the Tigers are getting no-hit by A.J. Burnett, with nary a walk. The next inning, they have five runs on three hits on their way to a 6-3 win.
One day, the Tigers are shouting at each other in the clubhouse at Cleveland after a series sweep,...
| May 9, 2011
- This was a game, manager Jim Leyland said during the afternoon, that if he were at home as a fan, he would like to watch on television.
It was a matchup of two good young right-handers, Detroit's Max Scherzer and Toronto's Brandon Morrow.
| Nov 30, 2011
| 12:32 PM
The Detroit Tigers have re-signed infielder Ramon Santiago.
The two sides agreed to a two-year deal that will put Santiago in Detroit through the 2013 season.
The 32-year-old batted .260 with 11 doubles, three triples and 5 home runs in 2011. He...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 9:00 PM
On a night when Comerica Park celebrated Christmas in July, the Athletics took advantage of some gifts from the Tigers' bullpen to snap their six-game road losing streak.
Hideki Matsui highlighted a four-run seventh with a go-ahead RBI single, one...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 5:59 PM
The Detroit Tigers know the Minnesota Twins are likely to be hanging around down the stretch and are glad to knock them back whenever possible.Relying on strong starting pitching and timely hitting, the Tigers did just that.Rick Porcello cruised through...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Victor Martinez and Carlos Guillen knocked in four runs apiece, as the Tigers dominated the Angels, 12-2, in the second test of a four-game series.
Brennan Boesch went 2-for-3 with a solo homer and two runs scored for the Tigers, who bounced back from a...