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

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 5 days ago 153 reads 0 comments

  2. 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. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 5 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  3. 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...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 118 reads 0 comments

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

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 174 reads 0 comments

  5. 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...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  6. 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...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 223 reads 0 comments

  7. 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...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 7 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

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

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

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

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 8 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 8 days ago 244 reads 0 comments

  12. 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...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  13. 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...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 301 reads 0 comments

  14. 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...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 days ago 291 reads 0 comments

  16. 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...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 60 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Tigers' Justin Verlander spending his All-Star break with Kate Upton

    Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander, who had an inconsistent first half of the season, said on Sunday that he planned to “decompress and re-focus” during the All-Star break...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 691 reads 0 comments

  18. Max Scherzer 1st Tigers' Pitcher to Get All-Star Win Since 1957

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 10 days ago 250 reads 0 comments

  19. Will Miguel Cabrera, Justin Verlander Break Down in Crucial Home Stretch?

    The All-Star break is supposed to be just that—a break. From all of the pressures and problems that come with the marathon Major League Baseball season...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 days ago 8,134 reads 26 comments

  20. GM Likely to Focus on Bullpen in Trade Talks: 'Not a Lot to Address'

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Dave Dombrowski would not say that adding bullpen help will be his priority as the July 31 trade deadline approaches...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 days ago 460 reads 0 comments

  21. Tigers Face Tough Schedule After the All-Star Break

    Just when it looked like the Tigers might be away with a big lead in the American League Central, storm clouds have appeared on the horizon that could make their journey to a fourth straight division title a bit more difficult...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 214 reads 0 comments

  22. Scott Boras Says Max Scherzer Is Well Positioned for Free Agency

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Max Scherzer has said time and time again that he won't negotiate a contract extension with the Detroit Tigers during the regular season.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  23. Scherzer Taking in 2014 Home Run Derby

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  24. Be Prepared to See Detroit Tigers Linked to Every Available Reliever

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- By the time the clock strikes midnight on July 31, every relief pitcher who appears to be available on the trade market will have been linked to the Detroit Tigers in some way, shape or form...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 164 reads 0 comments

  25. Max Scherzer's Curveball Becoming More Consistent

    DETROIT — Max Scherzer's curveball isn't what it used to be, and that's a good thing. Now in the second year of a three-year project, Scherzer's curveball is evolving into a complete pitch...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 130 reads 0 comments