K.C. 4, Detroit 2: Cabrera (2 hits, 2 RBIs) closing in on Triple CrownSince the Tigers clinched the AL Central title on Monday, four regulars were rested: Austin Jackson, Omar Infante, Jhonny Peralta and Andy Dirks.
Detroit Tigers - TeamReportLeyland found out Monday night after Detroit's 6-3 win over Kansas City that he's just the second Tigers manager to take his team to postseason play three times.
Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander named AL Pitcher of the Month for SeptemberBrought to you by. 100212-justin-verlander-use.jpg Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander is shown before the first inning against the Minnesota Twins on Saturday in Minneapolis.
Detroit Tigers - PlayerWatchRHP Al Alburquerque allowed his first run in his eight appearances this season Monday after relieving RHP Rick Porcello in the sixth inning.
Cabrera closes in on Triple CrownDetroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera isn't quitting. The slugger went 2-for-3 with two RBIs in a 4-2 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday.
Cabrera gets two hits, 2 RBI to help causeKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Miguel Cabrera had two hits, drove in two runs and pressed ever closer to the first Triple Crown in 45 years Tuesday night.
White Sox eliminated as Tigers clinch Central"It's disappointing because you wish you could have done better," manager Robin Ventura said before the Tigers held off the Royals 6-3 to eliminate the Sox. "But I'm not disappointed in these guys. You end up where you're supposed to end up. The effort ...
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Mike Thompson: The Detroit Tigers are A.L. Central champs!Speaking as someone who's being doused by the relentless fire hose of lunacy that is the presidential race, I want to personally thank the Detroit Tigers for providing a much-needed distraction. Become a fan of Mike Thompson on Facebook and follow his ...
Detroit Tigers clinch AL Central title with 6-3 win over Kansas City RoyalsMiguel Cabrera had four hits, including a homer during a five-run sixth inning, and the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas City Royals 6-3 Monday night to clinch the AL Central title.
Guthrie closes season with win as Royals beat TigersGuthrie closed his season Tuesday night with six strong innings in 4-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers at Kauffman Stadium.
National League roundup: Nationals wrap up East title despite lossMiami 3, New York 2: Giancarlo Stanton hit his 37th homer, and former Tigers prospect Rob Brantly hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the eighth inning for the host Marlins.
Whitecaps name former Tigers manager Larry Parrish to lead teamCOMSTOCK PARK, MI –Larry Parrish, a 15-year major league veteran and former manager of the Detroit Tigers, has been named manager of the West Michigan Whitecaps, the Tigers announced today.
Drew Sharp: Despite rocky ride, don't diminish Tigers' AL Central Division titleIt was safe to open the boxes whose contents a week ago only a crazily optimistic few thought would ever see the light of day - T-shirts that read "Detroit Tigers 2012 AL Central Division Champions." And you know what? Not one of them included any ...
Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander shares American League Player of the Week ...Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander shares American League Player of the Week honors. Chris Iott | firstname.lastname@example.org By Chris Iott | ciott@mlive.
Detroit Tigers clinch AL Central as Cabrera hits...Gerald Laird added a bases-loaded double, Rick Porcello (10-12) pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning and Jhonny Peralta went deep off Bruce Chen (11-14) to help Detroit reach the postseason in consecutive years for the first time since 1934-35.
Who's Your Tiger? Pick Your Favorite Detroit Baseball Player Of The 2012 ...Say hello to your Detroit Tigers. We've collected some of our favorite photos from this season of the boys in blue and orange.
2012 MLB playoff race: Orioles, Tigers may be the wildest wildcardsTwo of the hottest teams heading down the stretch may be the Detroit Tigers and the Baltimore Orioles. Winners of 4 in a row and 7 of their last 10, Baltimore is not fading away from New York as many thought they would in August or September.
Tigers snag the AL Central Division titleMiguel Cabrera had four hits, including a homer during a five-run sixth inning, and the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas City Royals 6-3 Monday night to clinch the AL Central title.
Tigers, A's claim playoff berthsMiguel Cabrera smacked his 44th home run and Jhonny Peralta added a solo homer of his own to power the Detroit Tigers over host Kansas City 6-3 and clinch the AL Central division crown for the visitors.