8/27/2014 | Kinsler's defense winning fans in Tigers' dugout
In the seventh inning Tuesday, second baseman Ian Kinsler made perhaps the most impressive play of the Tigers' 5-2 win. Ichiro Suzuki had what looked to be a sure base hit, but Kinsler took it away from him after a diving stop and a throw from his knees.
8/27/2014 | Deadline for Tigers to acquire Qualls passes
Any chance the Tigers had of pulling off a trade for Astros closer Chad Qualls officially expired Wednesday afternoon, when the 48-hour window for the two teams to work out a deal passed.
8/27/2014 | Tigers keep it local in honoring retiring Jeter
Derek Jeter's season of farewells received a shot of poignancy Wednesday night as he was honored in a pregame ceremony at Comerica Park in his home state of Michigan.
8/27/2014 | Lobstein's first MLB start comes in key tilt vs. Yanks
Tigers rookie Kyle Lobstein will start a series-deciding game against another American League postseason contender in late August in his first big league start. He'll be opposed by Yankees veteran Hiroki Kuroda in Thursday's series finale in Detroit.
8/27/2014 | Price roughed up as Tigers miss chance in standings
David Price had to figure his run of historic bad luck had reached its pinnacle last week, when he became the first pitcher in the last century to throw a one-hitter with neither an earned run nor a walk and still lose. Then came the third inning Wednesday night in an eventual 8-4 Tigers loss to the Yankees at Comerica Park.
8/27/2014 | Anibal's pectoral injury confirmed by Andrews
On Wednesday, Dr. James Andrews confirmed the initial diagnosis of Anibal Sanchez's right pectoral strain, according to Tigers manager Brad Ausmus.
8/26/2014 | Porcello's emergence coming at right time for Tigers
The uncertainty of Anibal Sanchez's return to the Tigers' rotation is going to place a premium on the work of Detroit's other established starters. Fortunately for the Tigers, Rick Porcello is now solidly in that category.
8/26/2014 | Jeter: 'I've always told people I'm from Michigan'
On a fall Michigan afternoon in 1991, Derek Jeter stood wide-eyed amongst a crowd of greater than 100,000. In Ann Arbor, at the Big House, Jeter realized there was somewhere else he could envision himself besides the infield dirt at the corner of East 161st and River Avenue in the Bronx. Perhaps at one of the parties he recalls visiting on that recruiting trip to the University of Michigan, he pictured himself as a Michigan Man -- and loved what he saw.
8/26/2014 | Seven Tigers prospects, plus skipper Parrish, to AFL
Eight members of the Tigers' organization, including Triple-A Toledo manager Larry Parrish, will join the Glendale Desert Dogs of the Arizona Fall League for the upcoming season, the league announced Tuesday.
8/26/2014 | Price to face Yanks as Detroit seeks fourth straight 'W'
David Price will lead the Tigers against the Yankees on Wednesday night at Comerica Park in this crucial series for playoff positioning. Rookie right-hander Shane Greene will be opposite Price for New York.
8/26/2014 | Anibal scratched after setback; no timetable
After a setback on Monday, Tigers right-hander Anibal Sanchez expressed concern on Tuesday that his regular season might be over.
8/26/2014 | AFL announces preliminary rosters for 2014 season
The Arizona Fall League announced its preliminary rosters for the 2014 season on Tuesday, and, for the second year in a row, the game's top prospect, Byron Buxton, is among myriad up-and-coming stars heading to the desert for some extra seasoning.
8/26/2014 | Tigers unlikely to land Astros closer Qualls
The Tigers have long been interested in Astros closer Chad Qualls, even before he signed with Houston last winter. Their latest efforts to acquire him appear likely to meet the same fate as their previous ones.
8/26/2014 | Surprise hits make for inspiring stories
As baseball sprints toward the September stretch run, there are surprising -- some inspiring -- stories here, there and everywhere. Here's my surprise players of 2014.
8/25/2014 | Tigers' outfield adjusting with Jackson gone
When Detroit pulled off the David Price trade minutes before the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline, the bizarre sight of Austin Jackson being pulled off the field mid-inning and replaced by Rajai Davis became the highlight. Three weeks later, it's a symbol of the price the Tigers paid.
8/25/2014 | Tigers prospect Moya impresses with power
Left-handed-hitting outfielder Steven Moya, the No. 7 player on the Tigers' Top 20 Prospects list, is the type of player that can bring much needed power to any lineup.
8/24/2014 | V-Mart matches career high with 25th homer
Victor Martinez doesn't focus his efforts on hitting the ball over the fence. In fact, his go-ahead RBI single, not his two-run homer, might not have been his hardest hit of a four-RBI afternoon Sunday against the Twins.
8/24/2014 | Offense erupts as Scherzer collects 15th win
Max Scherzer became the AL's first 15-game winner with five innings of damage control as the Tigers pounded out 18 hits Sunday to earn a series split with Minnesota.
8/24/2014 | Hunter lends support to Chicago's LLWS team
Torii Hunter has been a little busy this weekend, but he has tried to follow Chicago's run through the Little League World Series. Hunter was part of a group of Major League players who donated money to help send families of the Jackie Robinson West Little League team to the Williamsport, Pa.
8/24/2014 | Anibal could return for Saturday doubleheader
Anibal Sanchez, on the DL for a pectoral muscle strain, will spend Monday's off-day throwing off flat ground at Comerica Park. How he feels in that session could determine whether he can rejoin the Tigers for their day-night doubleheader Saturday against the White Sox.
8/24/2014 | Cabrera rests sore ankle heading into off-day
Miguel Cabrera's right ankle, which has seemingly hobbled him for a while, is bothersome enough that it kept him out of the lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Twins.
8/24/2014 | McCarthy, Porcello rolling into series opener
The Tigers made waves at the Trade Deadline, but arguably no in-season deal has worked out better than the Yankees' move to bring Brandon McCarthy in from Arizona. The right-hander has a 1.90 ERA with New York and starts the opener of a three-game series in Detroit on Tuesday. He will be opposed by Rick Porcello, who leads the Majors with three shutouts this season.
8/23/2014 | Scherzer sets sights on gaining Tigers split vs. Twins
Detroit has allowed 38 runs in its last three games. In Sunday's series finale, the Tigers are relying on Max Scherzer to get the job done as he matches up with Twins righty Kyle Gibson.
8/23/2014 | Ausmus gets call overturned; Tigers capitalize for run
A replay challenge from Detroit manager Brad Ausmus after a close call at third base Saturday night extended a third-inning rally in the second game of the day-night doubleheader between the Tigers and Twins.
8/23/2014 | Farmer roughed up as Tigers drop matinee
Buck Farmer was chased after allowing seven runs in 1 1/3 innings on Saturday, as the Tigers lost the first game of the twin bill to the Twins, 12-4, at Target Field.
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