Here are five amusing events moments in sports this week.
Alex Avila hit an RBI single off the wall in right field with two out in the bottom of the ninth, giving the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday.
The New York Yankees chased David Price with nine straight hits in the third inning, beating the Detroit Tigers 8-4 Wednesday night.
Rick Porcello pitched eight impressive innings to set a career high for victories, and the Detroit Tigers snapped New York’s five-game winning streak Tuesday night, beating the Yankees 5-2.
One swing, two milestones.
By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer DETROIT (AP) _ Ian Kinsler and Torii Hunter hit back-to-back homers in the fifth inning and Victor Martinez cleared the fences in the eighth, helping the Detroit Tigers beat […]
Max Scherzer tossed six shutout innings, outdueling Boston ace Jon Lester and leading the Detroit Tigers to a 1-0 win over the Red Sox in the opener of a three-game series Friday night.
By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer= DETROIT (AP) _ The Detroit Tigers accomplished another goal during their busy offseason, adding depth to their bullpen with Joba Chamberlain. Chamberlain and the Tigers agreed to terms […]
By NOAH TRISTER, AP Baseball Writer DETROIT (AP) _ Jim Leyland is stepping down as manager of the Detroit Tigers. Leyland announced the move Monday, two days after the Tigers were eliminated from the AL […]
Shane Victorino’s seventh-inning grand slam propelled Boston to a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night, clinching the AL championship series.