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Tigers win, benefit from L.A.'s fielding fiasco

Tigers win, benefit from L.A.'s fielding fiasco

ESPN.com nytimes.com yahoo.com Updated 8 hours ago
Rick Porcello pitched seven sharp innings, and the Detroit Tigers took advantage of four Los Angeles errors in a 2-1 victory over the Angels on Sunday.
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  • Porcello's redemption leads Tigers to series win

    Porcello's redemption leads Tigers to series win

    MLB.com 11 hours ago
    Rick Porcello gave up three first-inning singles, but just two hits for the next six innings, pitching his way through a duel with Hector Santiago for a 2-1 Tigers win Sunday afternoon in the rubber match of the three-game series at Comerica Park.
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  • Tigers release Gonzalez, call up Worth

    Tigers release Gonzalez, call up Worth

    MLB.com ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    Alex Gonzalez's tenure as Tigers shortstop is over after three weeks. The Tigers released the 37-year-old on Sunday morning and called up infielder Danny Worth from Triple-A Toledo.
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  • Scherzer notches first win with seven-inning gem

    Scherzer notches first win with seven-inning gem

    MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Apr 19 (yesterday)
    After allowing a leadoff home run, Max Scherzer settled in, gave the bullpen some much-needed rest and earned his first win of the season as the Tigers topped the Angels, 5-2, on Saturday afternoon.
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  • Pujols belts No. 497 in Angels' rout of Tigers

    Pujols belts No. 497 in Angels' rout of Tigers

    ESPN.com nytimes.com MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run and Howie Kendrick added two of his own to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 11-6 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
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  • Kendrick awarded home run following official review

    Kendrick awarded home run following official review

    MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Angels designated hitter Howie Kendrick was initially ruled to have hit a double in the fourth inning of Friday night's game against the Tigers, but after Angels manager Mike Scioscia asked for a review, the ball was ruled to have cleared the fence for …
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  • Boesch back in Detroit after getting called up

    Boesch back in Detroit after getting called up

    MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Angels outfielder Brennan Boesch was a big part of the Tigers from 2010-12, playing in a combined 380 games while posting a .259/.315/.414 slash line.
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  • Freese pulled from lineup with tightness in right quad

    Freese pulled from lineup with tightness in right quad

    MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Angels third baseman David Freese was scratched from the lineup on Friday, hours before the series opener against the Tigers at Comerica Park. Freese is experiencing tightness in his right quad, an injury manager Mike Scioscia doesn't deem serious.
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  • Tigers promote righty Miller to bolster bullpen

    Tigers promote righty Miller to bolster bullpen

    MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    The Tigers on Friday recalled right-hander Justin Miller from Triple-A Toledo to supplement a taxed bullpen and optioned rookie outfielder Tyler Collins to Triple-A.
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  • Behind Max Scherzer and company, Tigers boast MLB's best rotati…

    Behind Max Scherzer and company, Tigers boast MLB's best rotation

    CNNSI.com Apr 18 (3 days ago)
    With defending Cy Young winner Max Scherzer leading it, Detroit's rotation is the envy of baseball.
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  • Kinsler's huge day leads Tigers over Tribe

    Kinsler's huge day leads Tigers over Tribe

    MLB.com Apr 17 (3 days ago)
    Ian Kinsler continued his hot start with a three-run homer in a four-run fifth inning to propel Detroit to a 7-5 win on Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park. Kinsler later added an RBI single.
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  • Kipnis tossed for arguing balls and strikes

    Kipnis tossed for arguing balls and strikes

    MLB.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)
    Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis expressed some frustration in the third inning on Thursday and promptly paid the price. Following a three-pitch strikeout at the hand of Tigers starter Justin Verlander, Kipnis received his first career ejection from …
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  • McAllister strong, and Indians close out Tigers

    McAllister strong, and Indians close out Tigers

    MLB.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)
    A crucial escape by Zach McAllister in the fourth inning helped pave the way for a 3-2 victory for the Indians on Wednesday night at Comerica Park.
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  • Safe call at first stands after Indians challenge

    Safe call at first stands after Indians challenge

    MLB.com Apr 16 (4 days ago)
    With the Tigers trailing the Indians 3-1 in the bottom of the eighth on Wednesday night at Comerica Park, Detroit second baseman Ian Kinsler laid down a bunt and was called safe on a bang-bang play at first. After Indians manager Terry Francona's challe…
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  • Indians activate OF Bourn, demote Morgan

    Indians activate OF Bourn, demote Morgan

    ESPN.com Apr 15 (5 days ago)
    The Indians activated outfielder Michael Bourn from the disabled list before their scheduled game with the Tigers was postponed by inclement weather.
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  • Weather causes Indians-Tigers game to be postponed

    Weather causes Indians-Tigers game to be postponed

    MLB.com Apr 15 (6 days ago)
    Tuesday's scheduled game between the Indians and Tigers at Comerica Park has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be rescheduled at a later date, but not during the current series, which is now scheduled to begin on Wednesday.
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  • Ross outduels Scherzer as Padres prevail

    Ross outduels Scherzer as Padres prevail

    ESPN.com Apr 13
    Tyson Ross outdueled AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, and Jedd Gyorko and Xavier Nady homered as the San Diego Padres beat the Detroit Tigers 5-1 on Sunday to take two of three.
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  • Tigers to honor contest winners on Robinson Day

    Tigers to honor contest winners on Robinson Day

    MLB.com Apr 13
    The Tigers will celebrate Jackie Robinson Day on Tuesday by wearing No. 42 on the field, but their activities will begin well before first pitch, including a ceremony to honor the winners of their 18th annual Jackie Robinson Art, Essay and Poetry contes…
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  • Verlander gets first two career hits, Tigers coast

    Verlander gets first two career hits, Tigers coast

    Verlander gets first two career hits, Tigers coast
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  • Padres' Cashner 1-hits MVP Cabrera, Tigers

    Padres' Cashner 1-hits MVP Cabrera, Tigers

    Andrew Cashner threw his second career one-hitter and struck out a career-high 11, and Chase Headley hit a two-run homer to lead the San Diego Padres to a 6-0 victory against the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
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  • Video - Tigers Edge Angels 00:46

    Tigers Edge Angels

    Apr 20
    The Tigers took advantage of four Angels' errors to prevail for the 2-1 win.
  • Video - Tigers Release Opening Day SS Gonzalez 02:20

    Tigers Release Opening Day SS Gonzalez

    Apr 20
    Christina Kahrl discusses the Tigers' decision to release Opening Day shortstop Alex Gonzalez, who batted just .167 with 2 RBIs for Detroit this season.
  • Video - Scherzer's Nine Strikeouts Guide Tigers 00:30

    Scherzer's Nine Strikeouts Guide Tigers

    Apr 19
    Max Scherzer struck out nine batters over seven solid innings of work in the Tigers' 5-2 victory over the Angels.
  • Video - Pujols, Angels Pound Tigers 00:23

    Pujols, Angels Pound Tigers

    Apr 18
    Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run in the Angels' 11-6 win over the Tigers.

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