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A's 4, Tigers 0: Detroit dealt first shutout of season after managing just four hits in Oakland

A's 4, Tigers 0: Detroit dealt first shutout of season after managing just four hits in Oakland

The Tigers have had trouble scoring runs all season. With Miguel Cabrera out of the lineup for the first time this season, things only got worse for the Tigers, who were dealt their first shutout this season. OAKLAND -- No Miguel Cabrera. No runs for the Detroit Tigers. The Tigers have had trouble scoring runs all season. With Cabrera out of the lineup for the first time this season, things only got worse for the Tigers, who were dealt their first shutout this season in a 4-0 series-opening loss to the Oakland A's. It marked the third straight loss for the...

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Grand Rapids Press May 25, 2015
On deck: Numbers say Oakland Athletics are better team than MLB-worst 16-30 record indicates

On deck: Numbers say Oakland Athletics are better team than MLB-worst 16-30 record indicates

The Tigers won as many games on their first road trip of the season as the Athletics have won at home all season. Here's a quick look at the next series for the Detroit Tigers: Opponent: Oakland AthleticsSite: O.co ColiseumRecords: Tigers (26-19, tied-2nd in AL Central); Athletics (16-30, 5th in AL West) ScheduleMonday: RHP Shane Greene (4-2, 4.05 ERA) vs. RHP Jesse Hahn (1-4, 4.43 ERA), 4:05 p.m., FSD, ESPNTuesday: LHP David Price (3-1, 3.32 ERA) vs. RHP Jesse Chavez (1-4, 2.89 ERA), 10:05 p.m., FSDWednesday: RHP Alfredo Simon (5-2, 2.67 ERA)...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Kyle Lobstein's MRI results: Just inflammation for Detroit Tigers starting pitcher

Kyle Lobstein's MRI results: Just inflammation for Detroit Tigers starting pitcher

The MRI results on the Detroit Tigers starting pitchers throwing arm came in Sunday and they confirmed what manager Brad Ausmus and trainers believed: its just sore. DETROIT -- Kyle Lobstein can breathe easier now. The MRI results on the Detroit Tigers starting pitcher's throwing arm came in Sunday and they confirmed what manager Brad Ausmus and trainers believed: it's just sore from inflammation.  Lobstein hinted at issues with his arm after Saturday's loss to the Houston Astros, an outing in which he allowed three runs on seven hits in 5 2/3 innings, and has...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Analysis: Decision to leave Anibal Sanchez in one of many things that went wrong for Detroit Tigers

Analysis: Decision to leave Anibal Sanchez in one of many things that went wrong for Detroit Tigers

The Tigers now head out west in a virtual tie for second place in the division. If they dont play better over the next seven days than they did Sunday, they will return home closer to last place than first. DETROIT -- The last batter Anibal Sanchez faced hit a game-tying three-run home run off of him. Many Detroit Tigers fans pinned the loss directly to manager Brad Ausmus after the Tigers blew a four-run lead Sunday in a 10-8 loss to the Houston Astros. They believe Sanchez should have been out of the game before Preston Tucker hit the three-run homer to tie the...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Astros 10, Tigers 8: Anibal Sanchez allows seven runs; Detroit blows four-run lead in loss to Houston

Astros 10, Tigers 8: Anibal Sanchez allows seven runs; Detroit blows four-run lead in loss to Houston

The Tigers, who held a 7-3 lead through five innings, settled for a split of their four-game series with the Astros after winning the first two games. DETROIT -- Anibal Sanchez got off to a rough start.  The way he finished was even worse. Sanchez surrendered seven runs -- four in the sixth inning -- and the bullpen struggled Sunday afternoon as the Detroit Tigers blew a four-run lead in a 10-8 loss to the Houston Astros. The Tigers, who held a 7-3 lead through five innings, settled for a split of their four-game series with the Astros after winning the...

VIDEO: Tigers win pregame anthem standoff with Astros

During the national anthem on Sunday, four members of the Detroit Tigers won a showdown with several members of the Houston Astros, a stare down to see which group would leave the field first.Technically, the Tigers' group — which included Joba Chamberlain, Shane Greene, Angel Nesbitt and Tyler Collins — won by default, as home plate umpire Bob Davidson shooed the Astros off the field.Watch the video here:Your browser does not support iframes.
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Seventh-inning update: Tigers 7, Astros 7

Seventh-inning update: Tigers 7, Astros 7

The Detroit Tigers and Houston Astros are tied, 7-7, after six innings at Comerica Park. DETROIT -- A wild, wacky start seemed like it was going to settle. And then Anibal Sanchez stayed in a batter too long. The Detroit Tigers and Houston Astros are tied 7-7 after six innings here at Comerica Park. The Tigers (26-18) held a 7-4 lead in the sixth when left-handed pinch-hitter Preston Tucket smashed a home run over the right field wall. Detroit starter Anibal Sanchez, who labored early on, was at 115 pitches when he exited. Detroit scored five runs in the bottom...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Flashy shortstop Dixon Machado to temporarily fill second utility infielder spot for Detroit Tigers

Flashy shortstop Dixon Machado to temporarily fill second utility infielder spot for Detroit Tigers

Dixon Machado will get his first taste of the big leagues this week. But in what role and for how long he stays remains to be seen. DETROIT -- Dixon Machado will get his first taste of the big leagues this week. But in what role and for how long he stays remains to be seen. The Detroit Tigers called up the 23-year-old shortstop from Triple-A Toledo on Sunday while Jose Iglesias deals with a left knee contusion, general manager Dave Dombrowski announced prior to Sunday's game against the Houston Astros (1:08 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit). Dombrowski said a relief...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Live updates: Detroit Tigers vs. Houston Astros (chat)

Live updates: Detroit Tigers vs. Houston Astros (chat)

Live updates and fan chat from the Detroit Tigers game against the Houston Astros on Sunday, May 24. FREQUENTLY REFRESH this page for the latest. If you're viewing this on our mobile app, click here for updates and to comment. // // ]]> Who: Detroit Tigers (26-18, 2nd in AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (28-16, 1st in AL West).When: 1:08 p.m. (ET)Where: Comerica ParkTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1 The Ticket, Detroit Tigers radio network and Sirius XM Ch. 211Line: Tigers -146Twitter: Follow Chris Iott and Aaron McMann XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX Join...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Detroit Tigers place Kyle Lobstein on DL with sore shoulder; Buck Farmer to start Thursday

Detroit Tigers place Kyle Lobstein on DL with sore shoulder; Buck Farmer to start Thursday

Farmer appeared in four games, including two starts, for the Tigers last season. He is 5-1 with a 2.98 ERA and a 1.169 WHIP in nine starts for Toledo this season. DETROIT -- Kyle Lobstein has been bothered by left shoulder soreness for some time. On Sunday, the Detroit Tigers decided it was time to make a roster move and look into it further. The Tigers have placed Lobstein on the disabled list and have promoted infielder Dixon Machado from Triple-A Toledo to take his spot on the roster, general manager Dave Dombrowski announced late Sunday morning. Dombrowski...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Detroit Tigers' Jose Iglesias remains day to day after MRI, X-rays show no structural damage to knee

Detroit Tigers' Jose Iglesias remains day to day after MRI, X-rays show no structural damage to knee

Andrew Romine will start at shortstop in place of Iglesias, who is hitting .333 with six RBIs, seven stolen bases and an .811 OPS this season. DETROIT -- Jose Iglesias is not in the starting lineup today. But he should be back very soon. Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Sunday morning that an MRI and X-rays showed no structural damage to the left knee of Iglesias, who suffered a knee contusion Saturday in a 3-2 loss to the Houston Astros. "He's got just a contusion," Ausmus said. "There's no structural damage, but there's some swelling, so he's...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015

Update: Tanker fire on I-75 in Detroit put out, freeways still closed

The tanker fire that burned for about an hour on I-75 in Detroit was put out Sunday morning. DETROIT - Michigan Department of Transportation cameras show as of 10:05 a.m. Sunday that the tanker fire on I-75 in downtown Detroit has been put out. Channel 4 reporter Shawn Ley, who is on the scene, tweeted that Marathon Oil arrived on the scene and stifled the flames: #Breaking #Detroit: Marathon Oil arrives at tanker fire - it is OUT. #Local4 pic.twitter.com/FRivemA3OI— Shawn Ley (@ShawnLeyLive) May 24, 2015 A tanker carrying 9,000 gallons of fuel caught on...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015

Update: Tanker fire on I-75 ramp near I-375 closes freeways in downtown Detroit

A tanker fire closed I-75 in downtown Detroit Sunday morning near the I-375 exchange, leaving I-375 inaccessible. Watch video Screen grab from a MDOT camera on I-375 in DetroitCourtesy image  Update: According to Channel 4 reporter Shawn Ley, the fire was put out at around 9:55 a.m. Sunday. DETROIT - A large tanker fire on I-75 in downtown Detroit has part of the freeway closed. Multiple media report that I-75 is closed at the I-375 interchange due to the fire. The tanker was reportedly carrying 9,000 gallons of fuel. This means I-375 is...
Grand Rapids Press May 24, 2015
Detroit Tigers lineup: Andrew Romine to start at shortstop in place of injured Jose Iglesias

Detroit Tigers lineup: Andrew Romine to start at shortstop in place of injured Jose Iglesias

glesias suffered a left knee contusion Saturday when he clipped knees with Houston Astros first baseman Chris Carter while running through the bag at first. DETROIT -- Jose Iglesias left the game early Saturday. He is not in the starting lineup Sunday. Andrew Romine will start at shortstop this afternoon in place of Iglesias, who left the game Sunday with a knee injury. Iglesias suffered a left knee contusion Saturday when he clipped knees with Houston Astros first baseman Chris Carter while running through the bag at first. He left the game in the fifth...

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