Dave Dombrowski showed off his usual dead-line flair with a deal no one saw coming on Thursday afternoon, when the Detroit Tigers acquired star pitcher David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays in a three team five player deal. In the trade the Tigers sent centerfielder Austin Jackson to Seattle, and pitcher Drew Smyly and infielder Willy Adames to the Rays. The Rays also got infielder Nick
The Chicago White Sox took two out of three from the Tigers this week, after a 7-4 win in Detroit on Thursday afternoon. Joakim Soria had another tough relief stint and took the loss. Torii Hunter and JD Martinez hit home runs for the Tigers, who play Colorado on Friday at Comerica Park to open a three game inter-league series.
The Detroit Tigers scored six runs in the first inning on Wednesday night and cruised to a 7-2 win over the Chicago White Sox. Nick Castellanos had two hits, including a three-run home run, and knocked in four runs in the game for the Tigers. Torii Hunter added three hits, two runs, and an RBI. Max Scherzer went seven innings for the win, allowing just one run and striking out
The Chicago White Sox broke open a tie game with seven runs in the seventh inning on Tuesday night, now their way to an 11-4 win over the Detroit Tigers. Bryan Holaday drove in two runs for Detroit, while Victor Martinez picked up three hits. The Tigers will try to snap a four game losing streak on Wednesday, when they rematch the Sox at Comerica Park.
The Detroit Tigers managed just three hits in their third straight loss to the Angels in Los Angeles on Sunday, by a score of 2-1. The Tigers managed just seven hits in the last two games of the series and scored just two runs in the final three games of the series, all loses. Monday is a day off for Detroit as they return home to face Chicago beginning Tuesday night at Comerica Park.
The Detroit Tigers managed just four hits on Saturday night in a 4-0 loss to the Angels in Los Angeles. Austin Jackson had two hits for the Tigers, who have scored just one run in their last 18 innings. The final game of a four game series in California is set for Sunday afternoon.
Drew Smyly struck out eleven in six innings, but suffered a 2-1 loss on Friday night to the Los Angeles Angels in California. The lone Detroit run scored on a solo home run from Miguel Cabrera. The third game of a four game series is set for Saturday night.
Max Scherzer struck out 11 over seven innings as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-4 on Thursday night in the first game of a four game series in California. Joe Nathan got his 21st save by striking out the side in the ninth. Nick Castellanos had two hits and two RBI, while Ian Kinsler also knocked in two runs. Game two of the series is Friday night.
The Detroit Tigers acquired right handed relief pitcher Joakim Soria from the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night. In the deal Detroit sent pitching prospects Corey Knebel and Jake Thompson to the Rangers. Soria has pitched seven years in the majors and has 177 career saves and has struck out more hitters than he has pitched innings. Soria has a club option on his current contract
Miguel Cabrera, Austin Jackson, and Alex Avila all drove in three runs each, as the Detroit Tigers crushed the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-5 on Wednesday afternoon. Rajai Davis added three hits and an RBI for the Tigers, who open a four game series in Los Angeles on Thursday night against the Angels.