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Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: Streaking Tigers Meet Streaking Tampa Bay Rays on Holiday Weekend
July 3rd, 2014 at 5:11 PM
Combined, the Detroit Tigers and Tampa Bay Rays enter a holiday weekend series at Comerica Park hot, winners of eight games in a row. In addition to their two wins before, the Rays swept a three game series in New York against the Yankees, and Detroit swept a set against the...

Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: Salute to 1984 Champions Kicks Off Final First Half Home Stand
June 30th, 2014 at 4:06 PM
The Detroit Tigers, fresh off their solid 7-2 road swing, return home for a nine game stretch. The series opens with the Oakland Athletics, the top team in the American League, who split with the Tigers initially following a May series. ***VIDEO1*** Monday night's bigger news, however, should be the reunion of...

Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: Streaky Houston Astros, While not as Hot Currently, Still Pesky
June 27th, 2014 at 3:51 PM
Early on last May, the first place Detroit Tigers hosted a four game against the last place Houston Astros, and the results on the field were closer than many would have expected going in. ***VIDEO1*** Save for a 11-4 blowout, the Astros hung tough in every game. taking Detroit tied into the seventh...

Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: First Place Kansas City Royals Leave Tigers Searching for Answers
June 18th, 2014 at 11:09 AM
For the first time in 2014, the Detroit Tigers will not wake up in the morning on top of the Central Division. Thanks to another dominating win, the Kansas City Royals now own the distinction as the division's top team. ***PHOTO1*** After a pair of double-digit losses, the Tigers are reeling, hoping...

Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: Kansas City Royals Trying to Overtake Central Divsion with Force
June 16th, 2014 at 4:16 PM
Thanks to a walk off win on Sunday afternoon, the Detroit Tigers won their series against the Minnesota Twins and set up a major showdown series against the red hot Kansas City Royals. ***PHOTO1*** Winners of seven games in a row, Kansas City is nipping at the heels of Detroit in the Central...

Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: Struggling Offense Needs to Reappear Against Minnesota Twins
June 14th, 2014 at 1:50 PM
After getting a clutch win to exit Chicago, the Detroit Tigers came home looking to build some positive momentum. ***PHOTO1*** It happened with the arms, as Drew Smyly tossed a one run, four hit gem in six innings, but failed to happen with the bats, as Detroit only put up six hits...

Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: After a Rough Week, Team Looks for Season Sweep of Boston Red Sox
June 8th, 2014 at 5:37 PM
After playing an ugly series against the Toronto Blue Jays and getting swept as a result, the Detroit Tigers are going for a weekend sweep of their own to help compensate for their recent slump. ***PHOTO1*** Sunday night, Detroit plays its second consecutive game in front of a national television audience, this...

Detroit Tigers Gameday Notes: Negro League Weekend in Full Swing at Comerica Park
May 24th, 2014 at 1:37 PM
The Detroit Tigers ended their season-worst four game losing streak Friday night by beating the Texas Rangers 7-2, avenging Thursday's beating. Saturday, they'll tangle with the Ft. Worth Texas Black Panthers while donning the familiar colors of the Detroit Stars as Negro League weekend takes over the ballpark. ***PHOTO1*** Here's a primer...