Category: ‘Players’

Detroit Tigers Overwhelm Tampa Bay Rays Behind Michael Fulmer, Home Run Ball
May 21st, 2016 at 10:04 PM
DETROIT -- It had been a while since a Detroit Tigers' starter not named Jordan Zimmermann or Justin Verlander had pitched into the seventh inning. ***VIDEO1*** All it took was rookie Michael Fulmer to deliver the goods. Through seven solid innings, Fulmer dominated the Tampa Bay Rays. All the while, Detroit's offense...

Ian Kinsler Continues to be Detroit Tigers’ Biggest Recent Trade Theft
May 21st, 2016 at 2:22 PM
Which Detroit Tigers' player has been the team's MVP thus far in 2016? ***VIDEO1*** For anyone paying attention, that's a very easy question to answer. Through the first two months of the season, it's been second baseman Ian Kinsler. Thus far this season, Kinsler is swinging a very hot bat in addition...

Detroit Tigers vs. Tampa Bay Rays Series Preview: Detroit Tries to Keep Home Momentum Rolling
May 20th, 2016 at 11:18 AM
The Detroit Tigers have enjoyed a much better week by their recent standards. ***VIDEO1*** After getting humbled, they've come off the mat, handling their business against the Minnesota Twins, one of the worst teams in baseball. Now, they get a crack at the middling Tampa Bay Rays, another team they should be...

2,000 Strikeouts Just Another Impressive Milestone on Justin Verlander’s Ledger
May 19th, 2016 at 11:04 AM
Wednesday afternoon, Justin Verlander turned in another magical moment for the Detroit Tigers. ***VIDEO1*** With a fourth inning strikeout of Eddie Rosario, Verlander became the 76th pitcher in baseball history to record 2,000 strikeouts. Verlander was also only the second pitcher in team history other than Mickey Lolich to accomplish the feat. It's...

Detroit Tigers Sweep Minnesota Twins Again Behind Solid Effort from Justin Verlander
May 18th, 2016 at 4:31 PM
DETROIT -- Finally, the Detroit Tigers were able to give Justin Verlander some run support the same day he happened to be dealing on the mound. ***VIDEO1*** Verlander pitched seven solid innings of baseball, racking up 10 strikeouts. The Minnesota Twins struggled to hit him all day, and while that was going...