Justin Verlander took a shutout into the ninth inning and the Detroit Tigers held on to beat the New York Yankees 2-1 Tuesday night for a 3-0 lead in the AL championship series.
By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Joe Girardi could have used a birthday present Sunday: increased instant replay for umpires. The Yankees manager was ejected from Game 2 of the AL […]
The New York Yankees lost the AL championship series opener and their captain when Derek Jeter broke his left ankle moments after Detroit’s Delmon Young doubled home the go-ahead run in the 12th inning, giving the Tigers a 6-4 win Saturday night.
Curtis Granderson snapped out of a short slump by hitting his 30th homer and driving four runs, helping the New York
Yankees beat Detroit 12-8 Wednesday night and ending the Tigers’ six-game winning streak.
Miguel Cabrera homered and drove in three runs, and the Detroit Tigers held off the New York Yankees 6-5 on Tuesday night for their sixth straight victory.
Verlander matched a career high with 14 strikeouts and got home-run support from Prince Fielder and Miguel Cabrera, leading the Detroit Tigers over New York 7-2 Monday night.
Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder homered on consecutive pitches to cap a five-run fifth inning Wednesday night, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-5 to avoid a three-game sweep.
Clayton Mortensen pitched 2 2-3 shutout innings after Josh Beckett left with back spasms and the Boston Red Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 4-1 in a game halted by rain in the top of the sixth inning Tuesday night.
Dustin Pedroia hit a tie-breaking homer and drove in three runs to support Clay Buchholz’s eight solid innings, leading the Boston Red Sox over the Detroit Tigers 7-3 Monday night for their third straight win.
Curtis Granderson hit a grand slam against his former team in the second inning, and CC Sabathia made the lead
hold up after a shaky start, helping the New York Yankees to a 9-4 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.