1. Justin Verlander Credits Last-Minute Adjustment for Much-Improved Fastball

    PHOENIX -- Justin Verlander has made countless tweaks this season in an attempt to fix the seemingly endless number of issues that have plagued him for much of the season...

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  2. Detroit Tigers: What Rick Porcello's Recent Success Means for the Team

    The Detroit Tigers are once again championship contenders in 2014. At 55-41 and 6.5 games clear of their nearest division rival, they are poised to make another run at an elusive World Series title...

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  3. Verlander Solid, Nathan Converts Save in Series-Opening Win in Arizona

    Justin Verlander and the Tigers ' bullpen have received their fair share of criticism this season. But both did their job Monday night...

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  4. Hunter, Jackson Power Tigers Past D-Backs 4-3

    Torii Hunter and Austin Jackson homered, Justin Verlander moved into third place on Detroit's career strikeout list and the Tigers opened their interleague series in Arizona by beating the Diamondbacks 4-3 on Monday night...

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  5. Detroit Tigers Loyal to Lakeland, Will Stay

    TAMPA — The year the Detroit Tigers first began playing spring training games in Lakeland, Margaret Mitchell published “Gone With the Wind” and postage stamps were 3 cents...

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  6. Tigers-Diamondbacks Preview

    After avoiding a four-game home sweep against their closest pursuers in the AL Central, the Detroit Tigers are hoping to rediscover a groove where they've seemed to feel most comfortable...

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  7. Nathan Bounces Back with Spotless Ninth

    DETROIT -- By now, in his 14th big league season, Joe Nathan has accepted the fact that the closer is an easy scapegoat on any baseball team...

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  8. Shawn Windsor: Drew Smyly Belongs in Tigers' Rotation, Not Bullpen

    It's easy to forget because of the grand slam and the elated Boston police officer and the tumbling Torii Hunter...

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  9. Lack of Production from Heart of Lineup Has Hurt Tigers

    DETROIT -- Highlights are highlights for a reason. Game-changing dramatic moments get the majority of the attention. Ongoing issues often slip under the radar...

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  10. Detroit 5, Cleveland 1: Drew Smyly Helps Tigers Avoid Sweep

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  11. Smyly Turns in Strong Start, Torii Hunter Homers as Detroit Avoids Sweep

    DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers needed a victory to avoid a sweep. Drew Smyly and Torii Hunter made sure they got one. .....

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  12. Victor Martinez Likely to See Time at First Base in Arizona

    DETROIT -- Just a few days after the Detroit Tigers got their designated hitter back, they are headed to a place where they can't use one...

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  13. Nathan Gives Up Three-Run Double to Carlos Santana in Top of Ninth Inning

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  14. Kluber Strikes out 10 as Indians Drop Tigers

    Corey Kluber came within an out of a complete game, striking out 10 to lift the Cleveland Indians over the Detroit Tigers 6-2 Saturday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader...

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  15. Tigers Pausing Clock by Recalling Andy Dirks from Rehab Assignment

    Whether outfielder Andy Dirks suffered a setback or simply an interruption in his progress depends upon how one looks at it. But the Detroit Tigers didn't want the clock to keep ticking on his limited time on a rehabilitation assignment...

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  16. Has Joba Chamberlain Earned a Multi-Year Offer from the Tigers?

    When Dave Dombrowski signed the 28-year-old Chamberlain last winter, it looked like a roll of the dice at best. Now, Chamberlain is entrenched as the team's set-up man...

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  17. Consistent Hitting, Max Scherzer Are Keys to Tigers Holding on in AL Central

    Detroit — They are 53-38 with the largest lead in the majors — 6.5 games in front of the Royals in the American League Central. From The Detroit News: http://www...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  18. Indians Come to Town Looking to Close Gap Against Tigers

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  19. Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander Losing Ability to Power His Way out of Trouble

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  20. Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, Floyd Mayweather Win ESPYs

    You may not have seen it on TV Wednesday night, but a couple of local sports stars did take home hardware at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 days ago 235 reads 0 comments

  21. The 'Pen Will Write the Tigers' Fate

    Detroit — Every season for nearly a decade, it has seemed possible. The Tigers aren't always World Series favorites but they're usually in the discussion, and it's time again to gauge how real it is...

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  22. Tigers Outfielder Andy Dirks Suffers a Setback, Recalled from Injury Rehab

    DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers will have to wait a bit longer before they can welcome back outfielder Andy Dirks...

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  23. Tigers Still World Series Contenders After First Half

    DETROIT -- The Tigers ' first half seemed like a story of three different teams. The squad that started out 27-12 looked like the best team in baseball, sweeping its way through Baltimore and Boston while looking like Zubaz-clad road warriors...

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  24. Dombrowski on Hanrahan: 'Can't Say That He's Close'

    There is a chance at some point this summer that the question most asked about Joel Hanrahan will change from "When will he pitch for the Detroit Tigers?" to "Will he ever pitch for ...

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  25. Joel Hanrahan Is Not Close to Joining TheTigers

    Joel Hanrahan signed with the Tigers in May with the idea that he'd be ready to return from Tommy John elbow surgery sometime in June, but now it's mid-July and the 32-year-old former All-Star closer is still not close to joining Detroit's bullpen...

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