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Tigers' David Price secures MLB strikeout crown

It's official. David Price will be Major League Baseball's K king for 2014. Price, the Tigers ace left-hander, had seven strikeouts through six innings of Sunday's game, pushing him one past Indians ace Corey Kluber for the season's crown. Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia was Price's 270th strikeout victim of the season. That's a career-high for Price...
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tigers win 4th straight AL Central title, and this happened

And then? JD Martinez handing a bottle of champagne over to a fan wearing a full body Tiger outfit. — Brady Green (@Brady_Green) September 28, 2014
Via Detroit4lyfe
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why the Detroit Tigers will win in it all

That’s right, the Detroit Tigers are going to blow right through the Baltimore Orioles in the ALDS. But that might not be the reason that I get heckled for writing this article. They won’t stop there. They won’t stop in the ALCS either. This team is going to win it all, bringing Detroit its first World Series title since 1984. So go ahead, break out the typical lines – ...
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Detroit Tigers Clinch Fourth Straight AL Central Title

It took until Game 162 of the regular season, but the Detroit Tigers finally — finally — locked up an AL Central title they were expected to have in hand long ago. David Price twirled a gem on Sunday afternoon vs. the Twins, with the offense providing him just enough support in a 3-0 victory. The final out came when Joe Nathan induced a foul popup, which Alex Avila tracked down...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Victor Martinez’ extraordinary season

Victor Martinez had a career year at the age of 35 for the playoff bound Detroit Tigers. Here are a few things he accomplished this season at the plate. He is only the third player since 1914 to play at least 50% of his games at DH and have 33+ doubles. 32+ home runs and 3+ stolen bases. He was 93-for-276 with two strikes, a .337 average, the second best behind Todd Helton,...
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Tigers clinch AL Central with win over Twins

And finally, we know the AL Central champion – it’s the Detroit Tigers. The Tigers beat the Twins 3-0 behind the arm of David Price on Sunday at Comerica Park to edge out the Royals for their fourth division crown in a row. Detroit was the best team in the division all year, and it’s shocking that it took them until game 162 to wrap the title up. The Royals and Indians should...
Via The Outside Corner
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Rajai Davis sits after early exit

Detroit Tigers speedster Rajai Davis will not play in game 162 today after coming out of Saturday's loss to the Minnesota Twins with what was reported by James Schmehl of to be "a Grade 1 sprain of the pubic symphysis". Schmehl tweeted on Sunday morning that Davis would not start, with Ezequiel Carrera playing center instead:No Rajai Davis -- which certainly...
Via Sports Injury Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers lose Rajai Davis to apparent leg injury

DETROIT -- The Tigers might have sustained a significant blow to their championship hopes early in Saturday night's game against the Twins. On a night Detroit was hoping to clinch another AL Central title, they lost center fielder Rajai Davis to an apparent leg injury in the second inning. Davis was trying to beat out a two-out grounder when he slowed to a walk and ended up coming...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Roundup: Tigers Try Again, Porcello Possibly Fatigued, Johnson Ties MLB Record

The Detroit Tigers had a chance last night to reduce the magic number down to one with two games to play, but they were unable to get good pitching and hitting en route to the wrong side of a 11-4 route at the hands of the Minnesota Twins last night. The Tigers will try again tonight when they send rookie Kyle Lobstein out for the biggest game of his young career. Lobstein has impressed...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Clinching Scenarios For Saturday

The Detroit Tigers’ AL Central Division lead is down to 1 game, following Detroit’s loss on Friday night against Minnesota, and Kansas City’s win in Chicago. So if the Tigers are to celebrate in front of their own fans on Saturday night, they will need a some help. It’s simple. If the Tigers win on Saturday, AND the Royals lose in Chicago, then the Tigers will win their 4th...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Still World Series favorites

Don’t let the headline make you roll your eyes. The Detroit Tigers are getting hot at the right moment, which is one of the reasons why they are once again showing why they’re the favorite to win the World Series. As of yesterday, the Tigers have officially claimed a playoff spot in the Wild Card game, which I don’t considered a playoff spot because the playoffs involves at...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Welcome to the 2014 Playoffs Detroit Tigers

For the fourth consecutive year, the Detroit Tigers have made the playoffs in the American League. With Seattle’s 1-0 loss to Toronto, the Tigers were guaranteed at least a spot in the AL Wild Card game against Oakland. The Tigers still control first place in the AL Central by 1.5 games while Kansas City and Cleveland finish their game. A win by Cleveland will increase the Tigers...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers playoff magic number down to one

Your browser does not support iframes. The Detroit Tigers are one win away from clinching at least a Wild Card following Wednesday’s 6-1 win over the Chicago White Sox. Justin Verlander (15-12) allowed a run and seven hits in eight innings. He struck out six without a walk to help move the Tigers to 1 1/2 games up in the AL Central on the Kansa City Royals. The Tigers can clinch...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Benches clear during White Sox-Tigers game

Your browser does not support iframes. Benches cleared during Wednesday’s game between the Chicago White Sox and Detroit Tigers after Chris Sale hit Victor Martinez with a pitch in the sixth inning. The plunking came after Sale appeared to accuse Martinez and the Tigers of stealing signs. As you can see from the video above, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Tigers hope to activate Anibal Sanchez Wednesday or Thursday

The Tigers could get a boost in their push for the AL Central this coming week as it’s being reported P Anibal Sanchez could be activated off the DL either Wednesday or Thursday. This comes after Sanchez threw around 50 pitches in a 3-inning simulated game Sunday. Sanchez was originally put on the DL back on August 9th with a strained right chest muscle. Currently employing an...
Via The Majors Detroit
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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