2:23 PM EDT, Sun August 02, 2015
Baltimore Sun 14 hours ago

Kevin Gausman, Orioles offense stay hot for 6-2 win over Tigers

After being forced to play catch-up in their previous two games against the Detroit Tigers, the Orioles took care of business early on Saturday night at Camden Yards.
Grand Rapids Press 15 hours ago

Detroit Tigers' Anibal Sanchez discusses outing following loss to Orioles

Sanchez allowed six runs on nine hits -- including home runs by Caleb Joseph and Manny Machado -- in his start Saturday night. Watch video
Grand Rapids Press 16 hours ago
Anibal Sanchez allows two homers, six runs in loss to Orioles

Anibal Sanchez allows two homers, six runs in loss to Orioles

Sanchez allowed 13 home runs in 308 innings pitched during the 2013-14 seasons. He has allowed 24 home runs in 143 1/3 innings this year. BALTIMORE -- The Detroit Tigers needed Anibal Sanchez to pitch well and to pitch deep to give the bullpen a bit of a break. Sanchez made it through 6 2/3 innings, but the Baltimore Orioles roughed him up pretty good. Sanchez allowed a pair of home runs and six runs in all Saturday night in a 6-2 loss to the Baltimore Orioles. Nick Castellanos hit a two-run home run for the Tigers, who didn't muster much offense at all...
Grand Rapids Press 17 hours ago
Seventh-inning update: Orioles 5, Tigers 2

Seventh-inning update: Orioles 5, Tigers 2

Nick Castellanos hit a home run off Kevin Gausman. The Baltimore Orioles did that and more against Anibal Sanchez. BALTIMORE -- Nick Castellanos hit a home run off Kevin Gausman. The Baltimore Orioles did that and more against Anibal Sanchez. The Baltimore Orioles have scored five runs on seven hits -- including a two-run home run by Caleb Joseph -- against Anibal Sanchez and hold a 5-2 lead over the Detroit Tigers through six innings. Castellanos hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning to account for Detroit's runs. // // ]]> -- Download the Detroit...
Grand Rapids Press 17 hours ago
Detroit Tigers want outfield prospect Steven Moya to continue to play every day in minors

Detroit Tigers want outfield prospect Steven Moya to continue to play every day in minors

The Tigers needed to add an outfielder after they traded Yoenis Cespedes to the New York Mets on Friday. They chose Tyler Collins. They did not choose Steven Moya. BALTIMORE -- The Detroit Tigers needed to add an outfielder Friday after they traded Yoenis Cespedes to the New York Mets. They chose Tyler Collins. They did not choose Steven Moya. Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski brought up Moya's name when explaining the decision to recall Collins. "He's been playing a little bit better for us at this time," Dombrowski said of Collins. "I think when you talk...
Grand Rapids Press 18 hours ago
Detroit Tigers' J.D. Martinez leaves game after fouling pitch off left knee

Detroit Tigers' J.D. Martinez leaves game after fouling pitch off left knee

Tyler Collins replaced Martinez in right field to start the bottom of the third. BALTIMORE -- J.D. Martinez stayed in the game initially. But it was no surprise when he left the game a short time later. Martinez left the game Saturday night in the bottom of the third inning after fouling a ball off his left knee while batting in the second inning. Martinez spent a good length of time flexing his knee after the foul ball while talking with manager Brad Ausmus and head athletic trainer Kevin Rand. He remained in the game and struck out, but he was clearly favoring...
Grand Rapids Press 20 hours ago
Brad Ausmus: Alex Wilson, Blaine Hardy main options to close out games for Detroit Tigers

Brad Ausmus: Alex Wilson, Blaine Hardy main options to close out games for Detroit Tigers

Ausmus gave some insight into how the Detroit Tigers bullpen stacks up -- at least for now -- prior to the third game in a four-game series against the Baltimore Orioles. BALTIMORE -- Brad Ausmus continues to say that no one in the bullpen has a set role. But he is clearly working with a set of guidelines. Ausmus gave some insight into how the Detroit Tigers bullpen stacks up -- at least for now -- on Saturday afternoon prior to the third game in a four-game series against the Baltimore Orioles. "I'll probably use (Alex) Wilson at the back end, maybe (Blaine)...
Grand Rapids Press 20 hours ago
Open thread: Detroit Tigers at Baltimore Orioles (chat)

Open thread: Detroit Tigers at Baltimore Orioles (chat)

The Detroit Tigers could use a victory. They also need right-hander Anibal Sanchez to pitch seven innings or more. The bullpen is beat. There will be NO IN-GAME UPDATES. Please join the conversation in the comments section. If you're viewing this on a mobile device, click here. // // ]]> Who: Detroit Tigers (50-53, tied for third in AL Central) at Baltimore Orioles (52-50, tied for 2nd in AL East)When: 7:05 p.m.Where: Oriole Park at Camden Yards in BaltimoreTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio...
Grand Rapids Press 21 hours ago
Detroit Tigers push back Alfredo Simon's next start due to lingering groin issue

Detroit Tigers push back Alfredo Simon's next start due to lingering groin issue

Ausmus will take advantage of an off-day for the Detroit Tigers on Monday to tweak the rotation and allow Simon to have an extra three days rest prior to his next start. BALTIMORE -- Alfredo Simon is willing to pitch through the groin issue that cropped up July 25 in a start against the Boston Red Sox. Brad Ausmus is going to give him a break anyway. Ausmus will take advantage of an off-day for the Detroit Tigers on Monday to tweak the rotation and allow Simon to have an extra three days' rest prior to his next start. Ausmus doesn't admit to being concerned...
Grand Rapids Press 21 hours ago
Shane Morris concussion incident results in new Big Ten injury protocols

Shane Morris concussion incident results in new Big Ten injury protocols

The conference will use independent medical spotters positioned in the replay booth beginning this season.
Grand Rapids Press 23 hours ago
Detroit Tigers lineup: Alex Avila to start at first base, Rajai Davis in left field

Detroit Tigers lineup: Alex Avila to start at first base, Rajai Davis in left field

It is his second consecutive start in left field for Davis since Yoenis Cespedes was traded to the New York Mets on Friday just before the trade deadline. BALTIMORE -- Rajai Davis will get another start in left field. Alex Avila will play first base. Davis will start in left field Saturday night for the Detroit Tigers in the third game of their four-game series against the Baltimore Orioles. It is his second consecutive start there since Yoenis Cespedes was traded to the New York Mets on Friday just before the trade deadline. Avila will start at first base...
Connor Cook handles media day blitz, questions on Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State and Christian Hackenberg

Connor Cook handles media day blitz, questions on Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State and Christian Hackenberg

The attributes Cook listed for Harbaugh sound very much like those many people see in him.

Jack Allen says Michigan State will have 'extra push' to avenge Oregon loss

Michigan State All-American center Jack Allen was on the field when the Oregon Ducks scored 28 unanswered points in the second half last season for a 46-27 victory, holding the most prolific Spartans' offense in history to three points over the final 30 minutes.
Grand Rapids Press Aug 1, 2015
Detroit Tigers plan to address rotation in offseason following trades for five pitching prospects

Detroit Tigers plan to address rotation in offseason following trades for five pitching prospects

The Tigers obtained five starting pitchers in trades leading up to the deadline, including highly touted left-hander Daniel Norris, who will start for them Sunday. BALTIMORE -- The Detroit Tigers believe they have a slew of young pitchers who could compete for a rotation spot in 2016. But they have no plans of putting all of them in the rotation at once. Dave Dombrowski said the Tigers will be active this offseason to improve the rotation for next season. "Our starting pitching will need to be addressed in the wintertime," Dombrowski said Friday afternoon....

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