Tagged: ‘Brad Ausmus’

Brad Ausmus: K-Rod critics have ‘very short memories’
April 27th, 2017 at 7:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- Brad Ausmus tried to stem the questions before they began. "The story is not K-Rod," the Detroit Tigers manager said to reporters, shortly after his team lost to the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park. In some ways, he's right. After scoring 19 runs in the...

Daniel Norris struggles in Tigers’ loss: ‘I thought I was past this’
April 27th, 2017 at 7:24 AM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- Even a stellar performance by Daniel Norris might not have saved the Detroit Tigers Wednesday night against nearly a flawless Seattle Mariners starter, James Paxton. But for the second outing in a row, the Tigers left-handed labored through the early innings, surpassed 100 pitches in the fifth and...

Even in blowout win, Tigers can’t escape bullpen struggles
April 26th, 2017 at 6:39 AM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers bullpen didn't blow a lead on Tuesday. In fact, it didn't even come close. But there was a sense that a bit of the luster had been removed from the 19-9 romp over the Seattle Mariners by the ugliness in the final three innings. Four Tigers...

Jose Iglesias cleared to resume baseball activities, expected back soon
April 25th, 2017 at 4:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias has been cleared to resume baseball activities and should come off the disabled list on Thursday, barring any surprises. Iglesias was injured on the final play of last Wednesday's game at Tampa Bay. He was kneed in the jaw by Brad Miller as he tried...

JaCoby Jones on day after scare: ‘It feels like I got punched in the face’
April 23rd, 2017 at 1:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** MINNEAPOLIS -- JaCoby Jones walked into the clubhouse Sunday morning with nine stitches on his upper lip. It wasn't pretty, but it was a far cry from the bloody mess on Jones' face after he was hit by a fastball Saturday afternoon. In fact, Jones counts himself as lucky. He smiled in his...