Tagged: ‘Baseball’

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...

Cameron Maybin Might Help Spark Detroit Tigers’ Offensive Turnaround Himself
May 18th, 2016 at 11:35 AM
DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers won their third improbable game in a row Tuesday night, and the reason this time was an offensive uprising. ***VIDEO1*** In the seventh inning, Detroit turned a 2-0 deficit into a 7-2 lead with a barrage of runs against the Minnesota Twins bullpen. They held on for...

Monday Night’s Brad Ausmus Meltdown Well-Timed For Detroit Tigers
May 17th, 2016 at 12:06 PM
For the better part of a few months, the Detroit Tigers have been going through the motions on the field, leaving everyone unsure of their true motivations. ***VIDEO1*** It's been easy to wonder if anyone cares, or if the team is simply going through the motions trying to collect their paychecks Monday night,...