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Grand Rapids Press 2 hours ago
Detroit Tigers Gameday: Kyle Ryan on mound as Detroit takes aim at fourth win in five games

Detroit Tigers Gameday: Kyle Ryan on mound as Detroit takes aim at fourth win in five games

The Tigers have won three of their past four. If they win tonight, it will be their best five-game stretch since June 6-12. GAME INFORMATIONWho: Detroit Tigers (42-40, 3rd in AL Central) at Seattle Mariners (38-45, 4th in AL West)When: 10:10 p.m.Where: Safeco Field in SeattleTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio networkTwitter: Follow Chris Iott and James Schmehl STARTING PITCHERSDetroit TigersLHP Kyle Ryan (1-2, 4.55 ERA)Lifetime vs. Mariners: first appearance vs. Seattle Seattle MarinersRHP Taijuan...
Lookout Landing 12 hours ago

The Mariners lose – by a lot

The Mariners lost 12-5 to the Tigers, and it was ugly. This team. There's been a lot of nights that have defined the 2015 Mariners, and defined them as a Bad Team. While it'd be easy for me to point to this one as the one that stands above the rest—and boy, it'd be easy—there's so many others that...
Tacoma News-Tribune 12 hours ago

Tigers pound Mariners in series opener, 12-5

The Detroit Tigers hit the ball.
Tacoma News-Tribune 13 hours ago

Bullpen collapse that wrecks Mariners in 12-5 loss to Tigers

Iwakuma not sharp in first start since April 20; he gives up four homers but still handed off a lead.
Bless You Boys 14 hours ago
Slugfest in Seattle: Tigers defeat Mariners 12- 5

Slugfest in Seattle: Tigers defeat Mariners 12- 5

Four home runs and 19 hits helped the Tigers to overcome a sluggish performance by Alfredo Simon as Tigers prevail in Seattle, 12- 5 SEATTLE: The Tigers began the second half of the season by pounding nineteen hits, including four home runs, to defeat the Seattle Mariners by a score of 12- 5. Nick Castellanos opened the scoring with a solo home run in the second inning to give the Tigers an early 1- 0 lead.  Victor Martinez and J.D. Martinez hit back to back solo home runs in the fourth inning to make it 3- 0.  J.D. followed that with a monster shot over the center field fence.Alfredo...
Grand Rapids Press 15 hours ago

Seventh-inning update: Tigers 8, Mariners 5

Despite another rough start from Alfredo Simon, the Detroit Tigers have managed to take a 8-5 lead over the Seattle Mariners into the seventh inning tonight. The Detroit Tigers have belted four home runs tonight. And Alfredo Simon...
Grand Rapids Press 5 hours ago
Chat: With trade deadline approaching, what is biggest area of need for Detroit Tigers?

Chat: With trade deadline approaching, what is biggest area of need for Detroit Tigers?

We will be here from noon to 1 p.m. today to discuss that topic and more during an MLive live chat. There has been plenty of debate in recent days about whether the Detroit Tigers should be buyers or sellers at the trade deadline. But let's assume for now that they remain in the market to add pieces in the next three-plus weeks. If that is the case, what is their biggest need? We will be here from noon to 1 p.m. today to discuss that topic and more during an MLive live chat.  The starting rotation is suspect and the bullpen is a bit of a mess. The offense seems...
Rob Rogacki / Bless You Boys 7 hours ago

Why aren't the Tigers spending big money on international free agents?

With a barren farm system and a major league roster getting older by the day, it would make sense for the Tigers to spend more money on the international free agent market. They have not done that. Thursday, July 2 marked the beginning of this year's MLB international free agent signing period. Players...
Topeka Capital-Journal 3 hours ago
Complete 2015 All-Star Rosters, which includes 6 and possibly 7 Royals

Complete 2015 All-Star Rosters, which includes 6 and possibly 7 Royals

MLB All-Star Game At Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Tuesday, July 14 (x-inactive; r-injury replacement) AMERICAN LEAGUE STARTERS C — Salvador Perez, Royals 1B — x-Miguel Cabrera, Tigers; Albert Pujols, Angels 2B — Jose Altuve, Astros 3B — Josh Donaldson, Blue Jays SS — Alcides Escobar, Royals OF — Mike Trout, Angels OF — Lorenzo Cain, Royals OF — Alex Gordon, Royals DH — Nelson Cruz, Mariners read more

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Grand Rapids Press Jul 6, 2015
It's decision time: Should the Detroit Tigers be buyers or sellers at non-waiver trade deadline?

It's decision time: Should the Detroit Tigers be buyers or sellers at non-waiver trade deadline?

In light of Miguel Cabreras gut-punching injury last week, the Detroit Tigers have a tough decision to make. And they only have a few weeks to make it. DETROIT -- In light of Miguel Cabrera's gut-punching injury last week, the Detroit Tigers have a tough decision to make. And they only have a few weeks to make it. Will they be buyers around the non-waiver trade deadline? Or will they be sellers? Less than a week ago, the answer seemed pretty clear cut. Despite a mediocre record, the Tigers had no intentions of calling it quits. They were just 2 1/2 games behind...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 6, 2015
5 things to watch: How much time will Alex Avila see at first base? Will Detroit Tigers trade for a pitcher?

5 things to watch: How much time will Alex Avila see at first base? Will Detroit Tigers trade for a pitcher?

Alex Avila, Andrew Romine and Jefry Marte are all potential internal replacements for Cabrera. But will the Detroit Tigers try to fill the vacancy outside the organization? DETROIT -- Here are five things to watch this week regarding the Detroit Tigers: Alex Avila 1. How will the Tigers handle first base? The Tigers were dealt a serious blow Friday when Miguel Cabrera suffered a Grade 3 calf strain that will force him to miss at least six weeks. The Tigers have several candidates who can fill the first-base void with Cabrera sidelined, but they don't have a...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015

Detroit Tigers starter Justin Verlander vows consistency is right around corner

Justin Verlander drops to 0-2 with a 6.75 ERA with Sundays 10-5 loss, but he doesnt believe start is a setback in return from injury. Watch video DETROIT -- Vintage Justin Verlander. Even if the final box score isn't going to show it, fans caught a brief glimpse of it in Sunday's 10-5 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays at Comerica Park. After allowing an earned run early in the first inning, Verlander settled down retiring nine straight with four strikeouts. It was more strikeouts than Verlander's had this season in an entire start. The right-hander...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015
Detroit Tigers injured star Miguel Cabrera named All-Star starter for third straight year

Detroit Tigers injured star Miguel Cabrera named All-Star starter for third straight year

For the second year in a row, Miguel Cabrera was voted a starting first baseman for the American League. This time, however, hell have to watch the game from the dugout. DETROIT -- For the second year in a row, Miguel Cabrera was voted a starting first baseman for the American League. This time, however, he'll have to watch from the dugout. Cabrera was the only Tigers player to be voted as an American League All-Star starter, but he'll be forced to sit out this year's annual showcase after suffering a Grade 3 calf strain Friday that is expected to keep him...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015

Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander still encouraged after falling to 0-4: 'It's close, it's really close'

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander allowed seven runs Sunday and remained winless in four starts since returning from the disabled list last month.
Toronto Star Jul 5, 2015
Blue Jays rock Verlander to avoid sweep by Tigers: Griffin

Blue Jays rock Verlander to avoid sweep by Tigers: Griffin

The Jays broke the game open in the fifth inning, scoring six times against the Tigers’ Cy Young Award winner to take a 7-0 lead.
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015
Detroit Tigers option reliever Drew VerHagen to Triple-A, bring back reliever Ian Krol from Toledo

Detroit Tigers option reliever Drew VerHagen to Triple-A, bring back reliever Ian Krol from Toledo

The Seattle Mariners are stacked with left-handed hitters. So naturally, the Detroit Tigers have decided to add another left-handed pitcher to their bullpen. DETROIT -- The Seattle Mariners are stacked with left-handed hitters. So naturally, the Detroit Tigers have decided to add another left-handed pitcher to their bullpen. The Tigers will call up reliever Ian Krol from Triple-A Toledo prior to their series opener in Seattle on Monday, Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Sunday evening. Krol rejoins the team after spending the last 10 days in Toledo. He was optioned...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015
Blue Jays 10, Tigers 5: Justin Verlander gives up pair of homers, lit up for seven runs in loss to Toronto

Blue Jays 10, Tigers 5: Justin Verlander gives up pair of homers, lit up for seven runs in loss to Toronto

For the first four innings Sunday afternoon, Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander looked every bit his vintage self. That came to a head-scratching end in the fifth inning. DETROIT -- For the first four innings Sunday afternoon, Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander looked every bit his vintage self. That came to a head-scratching end in the fifth inning. Verlander tossed four sharp innings of one-run ball, but a six-run outburst from the Toronto Blue Jays in the fifth inning forced his early exit in Detroit's 10-5 loss at Comerica...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015
Seventh inning update: Blue Jays 7, Tigers 3

Seventh inning update: Blue Jays 7, Tigers 3

Detroit Tigers, starting pitcher Justin Verlander struggling in series finale against Toronto at Comerica Park. DETROIT -- Justin Verlander's fourth start of the season was his worst. He gave up seven earned runs in five innings to put the Detroit Tigers in a 7-2 hole heading into the seventh inning. Verlander allowed a run in the opening frame, but the Blue Jays did most of their damage in a six-run fifth inning. Jose Bautista and Justin Smoak hit home runs to opposite sides of the field in the inning. The Tigers managed to get two runs back in the bottom half...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015
Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias honored by All-Star vote fan support in first healthy year with club

Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias honored by All-Star vote fan support in first healthy year with club

Jose Iglesias might fall short in fan voting, but shortstop a likely candidate for reserve role for American League in 2015 All-Star game. DETROIT -- Win or loss Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias appreciates the fans' effort. The MLB All-Star game rosters will be announced via a pair of selection shows on ESPN with the starters revealed Sunday at 7:30 p.m. then pitchers and reserves on Monday at 7 p.m. As of Monday's final voting update, Iglesias was second in fan voting at shortstop with 7,395,163 votes behind Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 5, 2015
Analysis: Detroit Tigers need to add left-hander in bullpen and could make move in very near future

Analysis: Detroit Tigers need to add left-hander in bullpen and could make move in very near future

The Detroit Tigers made a couple changes to their bullpen on Friday. They could make another one in the very near future. DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers made a couple big changes to their bullpen Friday. They'll likely make one more change, albeit a much smaller one, in the very near future. The Tigers shook up their bullpen when they cut ties with right-hander Joba Chamberlain and left-hander Tom Gorzelanny, designating both veteran relievers for assignment. It was a risky move for the Tigers, and not simply because it meant they'd be responsible for the...

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