Tagged: ‘Brad Ausmus’

Anibal Sanchez goes 5, but Tigers squander chances to score in loss to Mariners
June 20th, 2017 at 2:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** SEATTLE -- Anibal Sanchez lasted five innings in his first start of the season, but the game was decided after he departed. The Detroit Tigers squandered scoring opportunities and Tigers relievers gave up two home runs in the late innings as the Seattle Mariners won the series opener 6-2 Monday night at...

It’s time for the Tigers to start tanking
June 19th, 2017 at 6:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports Sunday morning on Jim Duquette's radio show, general manager Al Avila told the host that whether or not the Tigers buy or sell is something that will continue to be evaluated "along the way." Additionally, he added he believes they...

Victor Martinez could start light workouts ‘in about a week,’ says Tigers manager Brad Ausmus
June 18th, 2017 at 2:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT - Manager Brad Ausmus said it's possible designated hitter Victor Martinez could take light batting practice while the Detroit Tigers are out west on a seven-game road trip. Martinez was put on the disabled list with an irregular heartbeat that hospitalized him for two days last week. But he...

Tigers’ Victor Martinez released from hospital
June 17th, 2017 at 3:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images Detroit Tigers' slugger Victor Martinez was released from hospital on Saturday morning, the club has announced. Detroit manager Brad Ausmus said Martinez would stay in Detroit and undergo monitoring for the next seven to ten days. The Tigers leave...

Tigers lineup vs. Rays: Miguel Cabrera at DH with Victor Martinez on DL
June 16th, 2017 at 5:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- Miguel Cabrera will get the start at designated hitter on Friday night after the regular DH, Victor Martinez, was placed on the disabled list with an irregular heartbeat.  Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said he had to convince Cabrera to take the assignment. "Why can't Alex DH?" he asked,...