1. Tigers Show They're Still Class of AL Central in 10-1 Statement Win over Royals

    The Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals kicked off one of the season’s biggest series Friday, as the three games between the playoff contenders could ultimately determine which team wins the American League Central...

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  2. Win Not a Tigers Statement

    The Tigers were adamant about that. Their 10-1 pasting of the Royals in Friday's opener of a critical three-game set has a short shelf life...

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  3. Justin Verlander, Offensive Outburst Help Detroit Widen Central Division Lead

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  4. Tigers Pound Royals 10-1 to Pad AL Central Lead

    Ian Kinsler hit a two-run homer, everyone in the Detroit starting lineup had a hit by the fourth inning and the Tigers pounded Jason Vargas and the second-place Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Friday night to add another game to their AL Central lead...

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  5. Tigers' C Alex Avila Remains Sidelined with Dizziness

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  6. The Curious Case of Joakim Soria

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  7. Tigers Will Face New, Speedy Royals Lineup This Weekend

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – They indicate it won't change their pitching approach. But Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer will face a far different Kansas City lineup this weekend than ...

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  8. Heavy Workload for Rotation Could Be Cause of Recent Struggles

    MINNEAPOLIS -- As the Detroit Tigers prepare for their final 10 games of the season, including a three-game showdown with the second-place Kansas City Royals starting tonight, there ...

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  9. Detroit Tigers Expect Fight from Kansas City Royals

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Detroit Tigers have the Kansas City Royals right where they want them: behind them in the standings.....

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  10. The Joe Nathan Signing Has Failed; Pull the Plug on Him

    What do you get when you combine a general manager who has proven unable to properly build a bullpen and a field manager whose bullpen usage would make you swear he graduated from your ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 185 reads 0 comments

  11. Tigers Set Starting Rotation for Royals, Skipping Kyle Lobstein

    First place on the line, Justin Verlander, Max Scherzer, and Rick Porcello are tabbed for starting assignments this weekend against the Royals .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 208 reads 0 comments

  12. Tigers' J.D. Martinez Continues to Show Power in Clutch

    Minneapolis — He swung as usual. This time, it was a full swipe at a 92-mph fastball from Glen Perkins, the Twins reliever who treats Tigers batters about the way Joe Nathan did in previous years when Nathan was a shutdown Minnesota closer...

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  13. Anibal Sanchez to Throw Bullpen Session Thursday

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  14. Twins Topple Tigers to Tighten Central Race

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Danny Santana tripled, doubled and drove in two runs as the Minnesota Twins beat Detroit 8-4 Wednesday night to tighten the AL Central race ahead of the Tigers ' big weekend series in Kansas City ...

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  15. Tigers Lineup: Castellanos Returns, Avila Still out

    # Tigers lineup: Kinsler 2b, Hunter rf, Cabrera, VMart, JDMart lf, Castellanos 3b, Holaday c, Romine ss, Davis cf. Price p...

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  16. Questions on Anibal Sanchez's Role Starting to Mount

    The opening round of the American League playoffs begins in 15 days. It seems there might not be enough time left for Anibal Sanchez to regain enough endurance to start in that series, presuming the Tigers get there...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  17. Tigers Must Make Joakim Soria Closer Before Title Bid Blows Up

    Minneapolis – In coffee shops, at your cubicle, in chance meetings at grocery stores, in countless gab fests on your cell phone, today's merry Metro Detroit and state of Michigan topic should have been J...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 188 reads 0 comments

  18. David Price, Best Trade Deadline Acquisition?

    The pitchers traded at the deadline are faring better than the hitters, and David Price may be the best one yet.....

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  19. Martinez's Move to Clean Up Mirrors Alan Trammell's

    More than 27 years ago, Detroit Tigers ' Hall-of-Fame manager Sparky Anderson asked his star player, Alan Trammell, to do something he was unfamiliar with: bat clean-up.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  20. Alex Avila's Recurring Injuries Giving Tigers a Headache

    Minneapolis — When he stepped from the clubhouse dining room Monday, a sanctuary for players to relax a few moments and get away from everything — including questions from reporters — Alex Avila was smiling...

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  21. Detroit Tigers' 2014 Minor League Awards

    While the Detroit Tigers are still in the thick of a pennant race, the club’s minor league teams recently brought their seasons to a close...

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  22. What Miguel Cabrera's Sudden Power Explosion Means for Tigers, Rest of AL

    There are guys who hit home runs, and then there are home run hitters . For most of his superlative career, the Detroit Tigers ' Miguel Cabrera has landed squarely in the second category...

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  23. Veteran Tigers Squad Appears to Have Flipped the Switch at the Right Time

    The “Going to Work” Detroit Pistons squads of the 2000s seemed a lot like the Detroit Tigers have become, of late...

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  24. Torii Hunter Hits Go-Ahead HR in 9th as Detroit Maintains Division Lead

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  25. Anibal Sanchez Could Return as a Reliever

    Anibal Sanchez landed on the disabled list five weeks ago with a right pectoral strain and suffered a setback late last month, but he's getting closer to rejoining the Tigers . The big question is whether he'll do so as a starter or a reliever...

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