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Price stopper: Lefty stymies A's, snaps Tigers' skid

Price stopper: Lefty stymies A's, snaps Tigers' skid

MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 10 hours ago
David Price pitched seven shutout innings and the Tigers took advantage of an early A's error to claim a 1-0 victory at the Coliseum on Tuesday night.
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  • Justin Verlander looks dominant in simulated game

    Justin Verlander looks dominant in simulated game

    yahoo.com 14 hours ago
    Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander took a big step toward making his 2015 debut Tuesday. The 32-year-old has been sidelined all season due to a triceps injury, but looked dominant during a simulated game Tuesday. Don't believe us? Take it from one …
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  • Yoenis Cespedes on A's: 'Don't they want to win a championship?…

    Yoenis Cespedes on A's: 'Don't they want to win a championship?'

    yahoo.com May 25 (yesterday)
    Back in Oakland on Monday for the first time since he was traded by the Athletics last July, Detroit Tigers outfielder Yoenis Cespedes took on a very different team than the one he left last season. Josh Donaldson, Brandon Moss, Derek Norris, Jeff Samar…
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  • With Iglesias injured, Machado makes debut

    With Iglesias injured, Machado makes debut

    MLB.com May 25 (yesterday)
    Tigers manager Brad Ausmus was not going to give Dixon Machado a chance to get nervous. He penciled him in as the starting shortstop for Monday's game against the Athletics.
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  • Astros Rally for 10-8 Win Over Tigers, Split 4-Game Series

    Astros Rally for 10-8 Win Over Tigers, Split 4-Game Series

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 24 (3 days ago)
    Evan Gattis and Preston Tucker both homered in the sixth inning, and the Houston Astros slugged their way to another victory Sunday, rallying past the Detroit Tigers 10-8.
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  • Astros turn 5-4-3 triple play in win against Tigers

    Astros turn 5-4-3 triple play in win against Tigers

    yahoo.com nytimes.com May 24 (3 days ago)
    The Houston Astros entered play on Saturday with the third highest winning percentage in MLB. Third! Needless to say, they've been the biggest and/or most pleasant surprise in the entire league, and they've done it by doing everything well. That include…
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  • Iglesias day to day with left knee contusion

    Iglesias day to day with left knee contusion

    MLB.com May 23 (4 days ago)
    Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias left Saturday's game against Houston in the fifth inning with a contusion to his left knee and is day to day, according to the club.
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  • Detroit's dynamic double-play duo at it again

    Detroit's dynamic double-play duo at it again

    MLB.com May 23 (4 days ago)
    Tigers middle infielders Ian Kinsler and Jose Iglesias have made a habit of combining for spectacular double plays. On Saturday afternoon against the Astros, the duo dazzled again.
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  • Roundup: Home Run Lifts Tigers; Bryce Harper Stays Hot

    Roundup: Home Run Lifts Tigers; Bryce Harper Stays Hot

    nytimes.com May 22 (5 days ago)
    J.D. Martinez’s three-run shot supported Alfredo Simon’s strong pitching over seven innings as Detroit knocked off visiting Houston, 6-2.
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  • Trying next step, Verlander to throw sim game

    Trying next step, Verlander to throw sim game

    MLB.com May 22 (5 days ago)
    Six weeks after Justin Verlander threw a simulated game and fell short of his goal, he's scheduled to throw another one. He'll face a group of Tigers hitters Tuesday afternoon in Oakland, where Detroit faces the A's next week, as he tries the next step …
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  • Tucker finds perfect time for first homer

    Tucker finds perfect time for first homer

    MLB.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    The Astros have had a habit of hitting home runs this season, and Thursday afternoon's 6-5, 11-inning loss to the Tigers at Comerica Park was no different. Preston Tucker forced extras with the first home run of his Major League career, going deep off c…
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  • McCann Hits Leadoff HR in 11th, Sends Tigers Over Astros

    McCann Hits Leadoff HR in 11th, Sends Tigers Over Astros

    nytimes.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    James McCann hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the 11th inning Thursday, lifting the Detroit Tigers over the Houston Astros 6-5 Thursday.
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  • Someone on the Tigers thinks manager Brad Ausmus is 'dreamy'

    Someone on the Tigers thinks manager Brad Ausmus is 'dreamy'

    yahoo.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus is a fine looking gentleman. No one denies this. During most games, the announcers will often mention that he looks like he could still play. During a recent Sunday Night Baseball telecast, Curt Schilling even talked a…
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  • Someone on the Tigers thinks manager Brad Ausmus is 'dreamy'

    Someone on the Tigers thinks manager Brad Ausmus is 'dreamy'

    yahoo.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus is a fine looking gentleman. No one denies this. During most games, the announcers will often mention that he looks like he could still play. During a recent Sunday Night Baseball telecast, Curt Schilling even talked a…
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  • Castellanos' 3-Run Triple Lifts Tigers Over Brewers 5-2

    Castellanos' 3-Run Triple Lifts Tigers Over Brewers 5-2

    nytimes.com May 20 (7 days ago)
    Nick Castellanos hit a bases-loaded triple with two out in the eighth inning to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.
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  • Anibal, wife launch charity for well-being of kids

    Anibal, wife launch charity for well-being of kids

    MLB.com May 20 (7 days ago)
    As Anibal Sanchez and his wife, Ana, introduced Sanchez's Little Smiles, a new charity program they founded with the Tigers, the right-hander grew emotional while recounting a personal story.
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  • Rondon to begin likely lengthy rehab stint

    Rondon to begin likely lengthy rehab stint

    MLB.com May 20 (7 days ago)
    The road back to the Tigers' bullpen for Bruce Rondon goes through Triple-A Toledo starting on Thursday. It is not expected to be a quick stop.
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  • Royals force changing of the guard in Central

    Royals force changing of the guard in Central

    MLB.com May 20 (7 days ago)
    The Royals are the team to beat. They're no longer the surprising team with the athletic lineup and powerful bullpen. Until further notice, the conversation should be whether the Tigers can find a way to take them down, not the other way around.
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  • Roundup: Three Homers in a Row Help Propel Milwaukee

    Roundup: Three Homers in a Row Help Propel Milwaukee

    Ryan Braun, Adam Lind and Aramis Ramirez contributed in a six-run third inning for Milwaukee, which has won the first two games of a three-game series.
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  • Brewers go back-to-back-to-back against the Tigers

    Brewers go back-to-back-to-back against the Tigers

    The Milwaukee Brewers accomplished something no visiting team has been able to do at Comerica Park. In the third inning, the club became the first visiting team to hit back-to-back-to-back home runs at the field. It's a #MotownRecord! #Brewers are the f…
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  • Victor Martinez lands on the disabled list with renewed knee so…

    Victor Martinez lands on the disabled list with renewed knee soreness

    yahoo.com May 19
    Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez hasn't recovered from offseason knee surgery as well as the team had anticipated. After a sluggish start, Martinez was placed on the 15-day disabled list due to soreness in his left knee. The 36-year-old …
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  • V-Mart lands on DL; Tigers recall Collins

    V-Mart lands on DL; Tigers recall Collins

    MLB.com May 19
    The Tigers placed All-Star designated hitter Victor Martinez on the 15-day disabled list with left knee inflammation Tuesday afternoon and recalled outfielder Tyler Collins from Triple-A Toledo.
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  • Video - Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' Win 00:37

    Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' Win

    Mar 6
    The Mets beat the Tigers 5-4 in Matt Harvey's return to the mound.
  • Video - Price Excited For 2015 Season 02:56

    Price Excited For 2015 Season

    Mar 3
    Tigers pitcher David Price discusses the status of his contract situation in Detroit and what he did in the offseason to get better.
  • Video - Cabrera, Tigers Focused On Title 02:46

    Cabrera, Tigers Focused On Title

    Mar 3
    Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera says the team is focused on winning a championship and discusses his performance during last season during an injury-riddled campaign, and the importance of DH Victor Martinez.
  • Video - Verlander Confident, Ready To Go 03:18

    Verlander Confident, Ready To Go

    Mar 3
    Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander discusses his preparations for the season and the loss of pitcher Max Scherzer.

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