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Maybin aggravates thumb injury; X-rays negative

Maybin aggravates thumb injury; X-rays negative

MLB.com Updated 8 hours ago
Just when the Tigers seemed to be turning the corner on their lengthy injured list, Cameron Maybin re-injured his sprained left thumb. The speedy center fielder left Monday's game against the White Sox with a left thumb contusion after sliding into seco…
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  • Saltalamacchia's HR Lifts Tigers Over White Sox 4-3

    Saltalamacchia's HR Lifts Tigers Over White Sox 4-3

    nytimes.com 6 hours ago
    Jarrod Saltalamacchia's drive was so high in the air, it was fair to doubt whether it had the right trajectory to clear the wall in right-center field.
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  • Korean pitcher's pickoff attempt goes dangerously wrong

    Korean pitcher's pickoff attempt goes dangerously wrong

    yahoo.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Lim Chang-yong’s wild pickoff throw nearly hits Oh Jae-won. (@MyKBO on Twitter) There’s not a lot of context to this scary highlight from the Korean Baseball Organization (KBO). Most of what we know for sure is what we see, and that’s Kia Tigers pitcher…
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  • V-Mart, J.D., Ausmus, Joyner ejected in 4-inning span

    V-Mart, J.D., Ausmus, Joyner ejected in 4-inning span

    MLB.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    What began with a called third strike on James McCann became a long, antagonistic night between the Tigers and home-plate umpire Mike Everitt, who ejected designated hitter Victor Martinez, hitting coach Wally Joyner, manager Brad Ausmus and right field…
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  • Ejection Night: 4 Tigers Tossed vs Angels, Win Streak Ends

    Ejection Night: 4 Tigers Tossed vs Angels, Win Streak Ends

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    Unhappy because they felt the calls weren't being made evenly, the Detroit Tigers expressed their displeasure — several times.
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  • Tigers' Martinez ejected, tosses helmet on field

    Tigers' Martinez ejected, tosses helmet on field

    ESPN.com Aug 27 (2 days ago)
    Tigers' Martinez ejected, tosses helmet on field
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  • Tigers' Justin Verlander rises to occasion with playoff ra…

    Tigers' Justin Verlander rises to occasion with playoff race heating up

    ESPN.com MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    Tigers' Justin Verlander rises to occasion with playoff race heating up
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  • Berrios optioned to Triple-A after rough start

    Berrios optioned to Triple-A after rough start

    MLB.com Aug 25 (4 days ago)
    The Twins were hopeful Jose Berrios would find more success in his second go-around, but it simply hasn't worked out that way, as he's continued to struggle. The right-hander had another rough outing in Thursday's 8-5 loss to the Tigers and was optioned…
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  • McCann the man as Tigers sweep Twins

    McCann the man as Tigers sweep Twins

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 25 (4 days ago)
    After a lull in mid-August, Detroit's offense is starting to heat up. The Tigers stayed hot against the Twins, reaching eight runs for a fourth straight game in an 8-5 win to complete a three-game sweep at Target Field on Thursday.
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  • Tigers take charge early against reeling Twins

    Tigers take charge early against reeling Twins

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)
    Miguel Cabrera set the tone with a solo homer in the first inning, and the Tigers capitalized with a five-run third, capped by a three-run blast from Justin Upton, in a 9-4 win over the Twins on Wednesday at Target Field.
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  • Maybin rejoins Tigers sooner than expected

    Maybin rejoins Tigers sooner than expected

    MLB.com Aug 21
    Cameron Maybin picked up a bat, stepped into the batter's box and took his swings against Jordan Zimmermann during Zimmermann's simulated game Sunday morning. A couple of hours later, he was taking swings in a game that counted.
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  • J-Up (2 3-run HRs), Tigers thump Red Sox

    J-Up (2 3-run HRs), Tigers thump Red Sox

    MLB.com Aug 21
    Justin Upton, denied a potential game-tying home run by Comerica Park's deep center field Saturday night, put a pair of three-run homers into the left-field seats Sunday afternoon, powering the Tigers to a four-game series split against the Red Sox with…
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  • Papi joins Ted, Yaz as only Sox with 1,500 RBIs

    Papi joins Ted, Yaz as only Sox with 1,500 RBIs

    MLB.com Aug 20
    The Tigers honored David Ortiz with a ceremony on the field ahead of the Red Sox's 3-2 win at Comerica Park on Saturday night. He thanked them by going 3-for-4 with a two-run home run in the fifth inning that came before a one-hour, 11-minute rain delay…
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  • Upton Hits Pair of 3-Run Homers, Tigers Beat Red Sox

    Upton Hits Pair of 3-Run Homers, Tigers Beat Red Sox

    nytimes.com Aug 21
    Justin Upton hit a pair of three-run homers and the struggling Detroit Tigers finished their homestand with a 10-5 win over fill-in starter Henry Owen and the Boston Red Sox on Sunday.
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  • Rare off night for Michael Fulmer in Tigers' loss to Red S…

    Rare off night for Michael Fulmer in Tigers' loss to Red Sox

    ESPN.com Aug 20
    Rare off night for Michael Fulmer in Tigers' loss to Red Sox
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  • Ortiz, Porcello Lead Red Sox to 10-2 Rout of Tigers

    Ortiz, Porcello Lead Red Sox to 10-2 Rout of Tigers

    The Detroit Tigers and their fans waited six seasons for Rick Porcello to have the breakout year they believed was his destiny.
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  • Missed call leads to 1st run in Sox-Tigers tilt

    Missed call leads to 1st run in Sox-Tigers tilt

    MLB.com Aug 18
    What was already an unusual afternoon for the Red Sox -- with a series-opening Thursday matinee against the Tigers at Comerica Park -- became a little more strange after a near-catch by Jackie Bradley Jr. that was initially ruled an out and overturned t…
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  • Buchholz impresses with resurgent outing

    Buchholz impresses with resurgent outing

    MLB.com Aug 18
    Clay Buchholz went back to basics Thursday, as he pitched out of the stretch for the entire six innings he was on the mound. Buchholz allowed one run in six innings in the Red Sox's 4-3 loss to the Tigers at Comerica Park.
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  • Tigers Edge Red Sox 4-3, Snapping Boston's 6-Game Win Streak

    Tigers Edge Red Sox 4-3, Snapping Boston's 6-Game Win Streak

    nytimes.com Aug 18
    Miguel Cabrera reached another milestone, and that was just one highlight for the Detroit Tigers during a scrappy eighth-inning comeback.
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  • Dombrowski: 'Mixed emotions' in Detroit return

    Dombrowski: 'Mixed emotions' in Detroit return

    MLB.com Aug 18
    As Tigers general manager, Dave Dombrowski watched plenty of former Tigers walk down the tunnel at Comerica Park and make the unfamiliar right turn for the visiting clubhouse. On Thursday, it was his turn.
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  • Upton gets time to clear head; Presley in left

    Upton gets time to clear head; Presley in left

    MLB.com Aug 18
    When Tigers manager Brad Ausmus sat Justin Upton out of Wednesday's game, he was asked if he thought about sitting Upton for a few days, like the Pirates did with Andrew McCutchen. They considered it, Ausmus said at the time.
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  • Tigers squander Anibal Sanchez gem and get swept by the Royals

    Tigers squander Anibal Sanchez gem and get swept by the Royals

    ESPN.com Aug 18
    Tigers squander Anibal Sanchez gem and get swept by the Royals
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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.