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Roundup: Abreu Extends Hitting Streak to Lead White Sox Past Ti…

Roundup: Abreu Extends Hitting Streak to Lead White Sox Past Tigers

nytimes.com MLB.com Updated 1 hour ago
The Tigers acquired the left-hander David Price from Tampa Bay on Thursday but fell to the White Sox.
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  • On Baseball: Athletics Acquire Jon Lester and Tigers Get David …

    On Baseball: Athletics Acquire Jon Lester and Tigers Get David Price

    nytimes.com 24 minutes ago
    With their latest acquisitions, the Tigers and the Athletics hope to capture the championship that has eluded them in recent decades, but they may stand in each other’s way again.
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  • Rays planning ahead with haul in Price trade

    Rays planning ahead with haul in Price trade

    According to Andrew Friedman, the Rays' executive vice president of baseball operations, Tampa Bay must always keep an eye on the future while tending to the present. That strategy was in play Thursday, when the Rays traded ace David Price to the Tigers…
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  • Tigers, A's Add Aces in MLB Arms Race

    Tigers, A's Add Aces in MLB Arms Race

    nytimes.com 8 hours ago
    Division leaders Detroit and Oakland forged an American League arms race as the Tigers got David Price from Tampa Bay and the A's dealt for Boston's Jon Lester in a frenzied finish to Thursday's trade deadline.
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  • Austin Jackson leaves Tigers mid-inning after being traded to M…

    Austin Jackson leaves Tigers mid-inning after being traded to Mariners

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    Your browser does not support iframes. The most surreal moment of the trading deadline Thursday — not counting the MLB Network or Jim Bowden falling for fake transactions — happened at Comerica Park after it became known the Detroit Tigers were trading …
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  • Detroit Tigers Land David Price In Three-Team Trade

    Detroit Tigers Land David Price In Three-Team Trade

    deadspin.com 6 hours ago
    Ken Rosenthal was first to report that the Tigers have acquired starter David Price from the Rays. The Detroit-Oakland arms race is real and spectacular. Read more...
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  • Lester-Cespedes, Price highlight wild Deadline

    Lester-Cespedes, Price highlight wild Deadline

    MLB.com 6 hours ago
    The Red Sox and Athletics were the most active teams in the final hours before Thursday's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline, but the Tigers swooped in and grabbed a share of the spotlight just before the clock ran out by getting premier left-hander Da…
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  • MLB Network duped by fake trade

    MLB Network duped by fake trade

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    With the trading deadline counting down Thursday, the MLB Network briefly fell for a fake story published on Twitter about the Tampa Bay Rays trading David Price and Ben Zobrist to the Detroit Tigers. The worst part: Ken Rosenthal, the reporter being us…
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  • Tigers break out of slump behind Scherzer

    Tigers break out of slump behind Scherzer

    MLB.com ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    The Tigers unloaded the frustration of a four-game losing streak on Hector Noesi in a six-run first inning Wednesday night and coasted to a 7-2 victory over the White Sox at Comerica Park. Max Scherzer worked seven innings to improve to 13-3.
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  • Tigers pitcher Reed charged with sexual assault

    Tigers pitcher Reed charged with sexual assault

    ESPN.com Jul 30 (yesterday)
    Tigers pitcher Evan Reed, who is now in the minor leagues, has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman at a Detroit hotel.
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  • Jack White throws out first pitch to Santa Claus

    Jack White throws out first pitch to Santa Claus

    yahoo.com Jul 30 (yesterday)
    The Detroit Tigers went with the Christmas in July theme at Comerica Park on Tuesday night by having Santa Claus catch the ceremonial first pitch thrown by local boy (and rock 'n' roll ace) Jack White. Amid his tour, White has been attending ballgames a…
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  • White Sox cruise after thrashing Tigers in seventh

    White Sox cruise after thrashing Tigers in seventh

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 30 (yesterday)
    The White Sox erupted for seven runs in the seventh inning to pull away for an 11-4 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night at Comerica Park. Alexei Ramirez had a three-run double and Jose Abreu and Adam Dunn homered in the decisive outburst to help le…
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  • David Freese's Late HR Puts Angels Past Tigers 2-1

    David Freese's Late HR Puts Angels Past Tigers 2-1

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Jul 27 (5 days ago)
    After a weekend filled with mostly miserable swings, David Freese surprised his teammates, the Angel Stadium fireworks crew and even himself when he hit a tiebreaking homer.
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  • Angels' Hamilton (knee) sits out vs. Tigers

    Angels' Hamilton (knee) sits out vs. Tigers

    ESPN.com Jul 25 (6 days ago)
    Josh Hamilton was not in the lineup Saturday, sitting out one day after leaving the Los Angeles Angels' 2-1 win against Detroit in the fourth inning with left knee soreness.
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  • Extra Bases: Royals Approach Their Destiny in Fits and Starts

    Extra Bases: Royals Approach Their Destiny in Fits and Starts

    nytimes.com Jul 26 (5 days ago)
    The Kansas City Royals have gone longer without making the playoffs than any team in Major League Baseball, the N.F.L., the N.B.A. or the N.H.L.
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  • Smyly Dominates Early, but Tigers Fall 2-1 to LAAs

    Smyly Dominates Early, but Tigers Fall 2-1 to LAAs

    nytimes.com Jul 26 (6 days ago)
    When Drew Smyly struck out six straight Angels early on, even the Detroit Tigers were dazzled by their left-hander's dominance.
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  • Angels Slip Past Tigers 2-1 With 6th-Inning Rally

    Angels Slip Past Tigers 2-1 With 6th-Inning Rally

    nytimes.com MLB.com Jul 26 (6 days ago)
    Efren Navarro and Kole Calhoun drove in runs in the sixth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels overcame Drew Smyly's early dominance for a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
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  • Video - Trade Deadline Deals 03:28

    Trade Deadline Deals

    Jul 31
    The "Baseball Tonight" crew breaks down a very busy MLB trade deadline.
  • Video - Abreu Extends Hit Streak 00:56

    Abreu Extends Hit Streak

    Jul 31
    Jose Abreu extended his hit streak to 20 games in the White Sox's 7-4 win over the Tigers.
  • Video - Price Traded To Tigers 01:51

    Price Traded To Tigers

    Jul 31
    The "Baseball Tonight" crew breaks down the Tigers' move to acquire Rays pitcher David Price.
  • Video - White Sox Roll Tigers 00:45

    White Sox Roll Tigers

    Jul 29
    Jose Abreu hit his league-leading 31st home run of the season in the White Sox's 11-4 win over the Tigers.

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