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.
John Lackey edged Justin Verlander in the latest duel of these pitching-rich playoffs, and Boston’s bullpen shut down Detroit’s big boppers with the game on the line to lift the Red Sox over the Tigers 1-0 Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in the AL championship series.