1. J.D. Martinez, Victor Martinez Homer for Tigers

    CLEVELAND -- J.D. Martinez hit a three-run homer, Victor Martinez added a two-run shot and the Detroit Tigers held on for a 6-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night...

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  2. Ausmus Hopeful Tigers Have Found a Fix for Verlander's Struggles

    On the "Brad Ausmus Show" prior to Tuesday's game, Dan Dickerson spoke with the Tigers manager about Justin Verlander's recent struggles. Ausmus indicated that there may be reason to hope Verlander will be able to right the ship...

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  3. Report: Detroit Tigers Looking to Upgrade Bullpen in Trade Market

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  4. Tigers Snap Three-Game Skid, Head to Cleveland for Another Big Series

    Detroit – It's not a trip from the frying pan to the fire to go from a series in which first place was at stake to one in which second place could be.....

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  5. Nathan Adjusts Arm Slot, Dominates Royals in Impressive Ninth Inning

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  6. Ausmus Tweaks Batting Order, Puts Austin Jackson in Second Spot in Lineup

    Brad Ausmus is hesitant to make drastic changes to the batting order for the Detroit Tigers because he believes drastic moves send the wrong message to a team...

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  7. J.D. Martinez Making Strong Case to Stay When Andy Dirks Is Ready to Return

    There wasn't much that went right at the plate for the Detroit Tigers in yet another gut-wrenching loss Wednesday afternoon. With one exception: J.D. Martinez remained red-hot...

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  8. A Reader Thinks Alex Avila Is Tipping the Tigers'pitches

    Things are pretty bleak for the Tigers these days. They've lost first place and their Cy Young pitchers just got rocked in back-to-back games. It's enough to push some Tigers fans over the edge...

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  9. Dissecting Justin Verlander

    There really is no way to skirt around the truth here. Justin Verlander is terrible right now. He's a fifth starter right now. He's nothing like the Justin Verlander we were spoiled by between 2009 to 2012...

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  10. ESPN's Keith Law Seemingly Likens Tigers' Brad Ausmus to 'Psychopath'

    Detroit -- ESPN's Keith Law has Tigers fans riled up again. One day after Tigers manager Brad Ausmus made a poor joke about domestic abuse -- and the same day Ausmus apologized, ...

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  11. Video: Martinez's Solo Homer Gives DET Lead

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  12. MLB Spokesperson: League Will Take No Action

    DETROIT -- Major League Baseball has left the comment Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus made Wednesday in the past.....

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  13. Miguel Cabrera's Declined Production Part of Detroit Tigers' Slump

    DETROIT - Miguel Cabrera is not slumping as much as some fellow stars on the Detroit Tigers . Compared to pitching teammates like starter Justin Verlander and closer Joe Nathan, first-baseman Cabrera is having a more-than-respectable season...

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  14. Tigers Manager Brad Ausmus Apologizes After 'I Beat My Wife' Joke

    The Tigers lost to the Royals on Wednesday afternoon (box score), their third straight loss and 20th in their last 29 games. They've gone from seven games up in the AL Central to 1...

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  15. Tigers Call Up Right-Handed Pitcher Chad Smith

    DETROIT — Following a loss to the Kansas City Royals Tuesday night, and in need of relief help after short outings by Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer, the Detroit Tigers called up right-handed relief pitcher Chad Smith from Triple-A Toledo...

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  16. Tony Gwynn's Death Sobers Up Tigers to Chewing Tobacco's Hazards

    Detroit – As the news of Tony Gwynn's death at age 54 spread through the Tigers clubhouse Monday, J.D. Martinez leaned over to teammate and fellow outfielder Austin Jackson...

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  17. Decision to Cut Ties with Reed 'Absolutely Not' Connected to Investigation

    DETROIT -- Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Wednesday morning that Evan Reed's ongoing legal situation related to a sexual assault investigation played no part in the team's decision to cut ties with the right-handed reliever...

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  18. Tigers Designate Evan Reed for Assignment Solely for on-Field Struggles

    The Tigers designated right-handed reliever Evan Reed for assignment on Wednesday, after he posted an 8.38 ERA over his last 10 appearances, dating back a month...

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  19. Tigers out of Division Lead for 1st Time This Season

    Although Justin Verlander gets most of the scrutiny, Max Scherzer also has had his struggles in the Detroit Tigers ' one-month dive from baseball's best record to second place in the AL Central...

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  20. Scherzer Struggles Mightily vs. Red-Hot Royals

    DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers fell out of first place with a thud. The Kansas City Royals pummeled Tigers starter Max Scherzer for 10 runs Tuesday night as they rolled to an 11-4 ...

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  21. Tigers Lineup: Hunter (Hamstring) Sitting

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  22. Question 2: What's Wrong with Verlander?

    Through May 9, his first eight starts, Verlander was 4-2 with a 2.67 ERA and everything looked good even if there were a few warning signs that his domination was starting to slip. Since then, he's completely fallen apart, going a disastrous 2-5 with a 7.

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  23. Ausmus Has No Plans to Skip Verlander's Start

    Justin Verlander knows a change is needed. Skipping a start isn't it. Following another rough start Monday, Verlander was asked whether he'd consider skipping a start to try and figure out the reason behind his recent struggles...

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  24. Justin Verlander Struggles with Decreased Velocity

    Justin Verlander is mired in his worst stretch as a major leaguer, a 7.83 ERA over seven starts, during a season in which he's exhibited the lowest fastball velocity of his career...

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  25. Justin Verlander Understands Boos: 'I'd Probably Boo Myself, Too'

    DETROIT >> It wasn't exactly a cascade, but there were boos when Justin Verlander left the mound after Monday's less-than-stellar start, when his command woes continued...

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