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Dominant Verlander pitches Tigers to ALCS

Dominant Verlander pitches Tigers to ALCS

ESPN.com MLB.com yahoo.com CNNSI.com Updated Oct 10, 2013
Justin Verlander pitched another Game 5 gem in Oakland while carrying a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, and Miguel Cabrera homered to lead the Detroit Tigers past the Athletics 3-0 on Thursday night and back into the AL Championship Series.
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  • Postseason schedule: Start times, TV listings

    Postseason schedule: Start times, TV listings

    CNNSI.com Oct 10, 2013
    Baseball's final four features a quartet tradition-rich franchises: the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League and the Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers in the American League. Combined, the four teams have won 58 pennants an…
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  • Seeking hot hitter, Melvin starts Callaspo

    Seeking hot hitter, Melvin starts Callaspo

    MLB.com Oct 10, 2013
    Hoping for an improved offensive showing against Tigers righty Justin Verlander, A's manager Bob Melvin elected to give Alberto Callaspo the start at second base over Eric Sogard on Thursday for Game 5 of the ALDS.
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  • Melvin reluctant to use Colon out of bullpen

    Melvin reluctant to use Colon out of bullpen

    MLB.com Oct 10, 2013
    Less than three hours before his club was set to take the field against the Tigers for Game 5 of the American League Division Series, A's manager Bob Melvin remained reluctant to use righty Bartolo Colon out of the bullpen.
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  • Lineup breakdown: Tigers-A's, Game 5

    Lineup breakdown: Tigers-A's, Game 5

    MLB.com Oct 10, 2013
    Here is a look at Thursday's starting lineups for Game 5 of the American League Division Series between the Tigers and the Athletics.
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  • Tigers are still alive in the playoffs because of Jim Leyland’s…

    Tigers are still alive in the playoffs because of Jim Leyland’s maneuvering

    yahoo.com Oct 10, 2013
    There are certainly people out there who will tell you that Jim Leyland mismanages the Detroit Tigers. And, sometimes, those people might have a point.Leyland ain't Joe Maddon, that's for sure. Before Tuesday's game with the Oakland Athletics — which th…
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  • ALDS Game 5 preview: Verlander vs. Gray

    ALDS Game 5 preview: Verlander vs. Gray

    CNNSI.com Oct 10, 2013
    Tigers at A’s Start time: 8:00 p.m. ET TV: TBS Series: Tied 2-2 Starting pitchers: Justin Verlander (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs. Sonny Gray (0-0, 0.00 ERA)
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  • Video - Tigers Advance To Face Red Sox 01:50

    Tigers Advance To Face Red Sox

    Oct 10
    The "Baseball Tonight" crew takes a first look at the ALCS between the Tigers and the Red Sox.
  • Video - Cabrera Focused On Next Round 00:53

    Cabrera Focused On Next Round

    Oct 10
    Miguel Cabrera discusses his two-run home run and Justin Verlander's performance in the Tigers' Game 5 win.
  • Video - Verlander's Gem Puts Tigers In ALCS 04:04

    Verlander's Gem Puts Tigers In ALCS

    Oct 10
    BBTN Spotlight: Justin Verlander was dominant in eight innings of work and Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run home run to help the Tigers win 3-0 and eliminate the Athletics.
  • Video - Verlander: Every Pitch Was Magnified 01:29

    Verlander: Every Pitch Was Magnified

    Oct 10
    Justin Verlander discusses his Game 5 gem that helped lift the Tigers into the ALCS.

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