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Grand Rapids Press 3 hours ago
Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander credits last-minute adjustment for much-improved fastball command

Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander credits last-minute adjustment for much-improved fastball command

Justin Verlander made a last-minute tweak to his arm action after he spotted a couple pictures on the internet just minutes before warming up Monday night in Arizona. Detroit Tigers starter Justin Verlander throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning Monday in Phoenix. AP Photo  PHOENIX -- Justin Verlander has made countless tweaks this season in an attempt to fix the seemingly endless number of issues that have plagued him for much of the season. But he's never made an adjustment "literally 10 minutes" before he warmed up before a start....
Bless You Boys 8 hours ago

Game 97 Preview: Tigers at Diamondbacks

Rookie right-hander Chase Anderson has 10 big league starts under his belt, yet is a full year older than Rick Porcello, who will make career start number 168 tonight. Detroit Tigers (55-41) at Arizona Diamondbacks (43-57) Time/Place: 9:40 p.m., Chase Field SB...
Grand Rapids Press 9 hours ago

Analysis: Justin Verlander, Tigers' bullpen take big step forward in impressive win against Arizona

Both Justin Verlander and the bullpen did their job to near perfection in the teams series opener in Arizona, limiting the Diamondbacks to just three runs on eight hits Monday night. Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander walks...
Detroit Free Press 15 hours ago

Tigers 4, Diamondbacks 3: Why the Tigers won on Monday night

WHAT HAPPENED: Miguel Cabrera's RBI single to center scored Austin Jackson to break a 3-3 tie in the seventh inning for the Tigers. Austin Jackson hit a two-run home run in the second inning and Jackson added a solo home run in the third.
Grand Rapids Press 6 hours ago
Chat: On division race, trade possibilities and any other Detroit Tigers topics that come to mind

Chat: On division race, trade possibilities and any other Detroit Tigers topics that come to mind

Feel free to post your questions in the comments section right away. Well see you there at noon. Well buy lunch. Oh, you want to pick up the tab? OK. Thats cool, too. The Detroit Tigers have a 6 1/2-game lead in the American League Central Division. They have played 96 games and have 66 left in the regular season. The trade deadline is less than 10 days away. They will continue to be linked to basically every relief pitcher who might be available in trade. There is a lot to talk about regarding the Tigers. What we talk about is up to you. Post your questions or...

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Grand Rapids Press 17 hours ago
Seventh-inning stretch: Tigers 3, Diamondbacks 3

Seventh-inning stretch: Tigers 3, Diamondbacks 3

Torii Hunters two-run blast in the second inning, his 14th this year, has helped the Tigers take a 3-3 tie against the Arizona Diamondbacks into the seventh inning Monday. PHOENIX -- For the second time in as many days, Torii Hunter hit a two-run homer. Hunter's two-run blast in the second inning, his 14th this year, has helped the Tigers take a 3-3 tie against the Arizona Diamondbacks into the seventh inning Monday. Justin Verlander took a no-hitter into the fourth inning and has pitched six innings of three-run ball. Verlander, who is making his first career...
Detroit News 19 hours ago

Tigers' Miguel Cabrera revisits third base for opener

Welcome back to the National League. And to lineup issues a Tigers team, scrambling on offense of late, would have preferred not facing Monday as the Tigers got ready for a three-game series against the Diamondbacks at Chase Field.
Grand Rapids Press 19 hours ago
Left-hander Antonio Bastardo would be upgrade over Phil Coke, Ian Krol for Detroit Tigers

Left-hander Antonio Bastardo would be upgrade over Phil Coke, Ian Krol for Detroit Tigers

Jon Morosi of Foxsports.com reported Monday night that the Tigers are showing interest in obtaining Bastardo. The Detroit Tigers are likely making lots of calls while searching for bullpen help. Philadelphia Phillies left-hander Antonio Bastardo is the latest relief pitcher who has been linked to them. Jon Morosi of Foxsports.com cited a source Monday night while reporting that the Tigers are interested in Bastardo. Tigers showing interest in Phillies LHP Bastardo, sources tell @Ken_Rosenthal and me. Keeping tabs on all relievers -- including Papelbon. — Jon...
Detroit News 19 hours ago

Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson still likes Tigers but wants to stomp them

Not since he was a freshman football star at Michigan State, not since he was a rookie with the Tigers, not in any of his incarnations as a wildly talented athlete, or even in his past years as a baseball coach and manager, has Gibson failed to fill a notebook with USDA-grade red meat.
Detroit Free Press 20 hours ago

Gibson has no bad blood with Tigers: I was a jerk but not a disgrace

Arizona Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson said he has to treat the Tigers like any other club his team is facing, but he did admit to having a 'soft spot in your heart' for his former team.
Detroit Free Press 21 hours ago

Tigers' Martinez won't catch in Arizona series; Castellanos back in lineup soon

Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Nick Castellanos will probably play in one of the two remaining games against the Diamondbacks, likely Tuesday.
Grand Rapids Press 21 hours ago
Open thread: Detroit Tigers at Arizona Diamondbacks (chat)

Open thread: Detroit Tigers at Arizona Diamondbacks (chat)

Justin Verlander is 0-2 with a 5.76 ERA in four starts since his last road win May 30 at Seattle and will enter tonights start with a 4.88 ERA. How will the former AL MVP look tonight when he makes his first career start at Chase Field? 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 (54-41, 1st in AL Central) at Arizona Diamondbacks (43-56, 4th in NL West)When: 9:40 p.m.Where: Chase Field in Phoenix, ArizonaTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1...
Detroit News 22 hours ago

Tigers own eighth inning, thanks to Joba Chamberlain

Thanks to Joba Chamberlain, the Tigers have the best eighth-inning earned-run average in the American League at 2.27. The Tigers have the worst ninth-inning ERA in the majors at 6.37.
Detroit Free Press 22 hours ago

Detroit Tigers' lineup: Cabrera playing third base, V-Mart at first

Miguel Cabrera will be taking over third base to keep Victor Martinez in the lineup. Martinez will be playing first base since there is no DH.
Detroit News 23 hours ago

Monday's Tigers-Diamondbacks: Lineups and live tweets

The Tigers hit the road for a seven-game trip, starting with three interleague games at Arizona. Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:
Grand Rapids Press 23 hours ago
Detroit Tigers Gameday: Miguel Cabrera moves back to third base in series opener in Arizona

Detroit Tigers Gameday: Miguel Cabrera moves back to third base in series opener in Arizona

With the Tiger set to lose their designated hitter for the next three days, Miguel Cabrera will move across the diamond and will start at third base tonight in Arizona. GAME INFORMATIONWho: Detroit Tigers (54-41, 1st in AL Central) at Arizona Diamondbacks (43-56, 4th in NL West)When: 9:40 p.m.Where: Chase Field in Phoenix, ArizonaTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio networkTwitter: Follow James Schmehl STARTING PITCHERSDetroit TigersRHP Justin Verlander (8-8, 4.88 ERA)Lifetime vs. Diamondbacks: 1-0, 0.00 ERA Arizona...
Newsday Jul 21, 2014

Joba Chamberlain's arm and beard fitting in with Tigers

The Detroit Tigers have gotten a good return on their short-term investment in right-hander Joba Chamberlain.
Detroit Free Press Jul 21, 2014

Tigers sign draft picks Allen, Ordoñez Jr.

The Tigers agreed to terms with 31 of 40 selections from this year's draft, including 18 of their top 20 picks.

Tigers Player News

  • 7 Justin Verlander

    Justin Verlander

    Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander credits last-minute adjustment for much-improved fastball command

  • 6 Miguel Cabrera

    Miguel Cabrera

    Tigers' Miguel Cabrera revisits third base for opener

  • 3 Austin Jackson

    Austin Jackson

    Torii Hunter, Austin Jackson homer as Tigers take opener from Diamondbacks

  • 3 Torii Hunter

    Torii Hunter

    Seventh-inning stretch: Tigers 3, Diamondbacks 3

  • 3 Joe Nathan

    Joe Nathan

    Tigers 4, Dbacks 3: Justin Verlander solid, Joe Nathan converts save in series-opening win in Arizona

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