James McCann hit a game winning home run in the bottom of the ninth on Sunday to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox. Victor Martinez hit a big three run double in the eighth inning as the Tigers came back from 4-0 down to tie the game. Detroit has won two in a row.
JD Martinez hit a solo home run in the 8th inning on Friday night to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox. The win ended a two game losing streak for the Tigers. Rajai Davis also hit a home run, while Miguel Cabrera hit three doubles and knocked in one for the Tigers. Game three of a four game series is set for Saturday afternoon at Comerica Park.
Carlos Sanchez entered the day hitting .159 with six RBI for the season, but his three run triple in the 10th inning off losing pitcher Joba Chamberlain, gave the Chicago White Sox an 8-7 victory over the Tigers on Thursday at Comerica Park. Detroit made it interesting in the bottom of the 10th, scoring two runs and loading the bases with two outs, but manager Brad Ausmus had decided in the
Three local golfers took part in the 104th Michigan Amateur Championship at Plum Hollow in Southfield, Michigan. Dieter Schulz of Fort Gratiot made it the furthest, reaching the round of 32 in match play before falling to Brett Quitiquit of Highland on Wednesday. Earlier in the day Schulz won his match in the round of 64 over Andrew Smith of Troy. Patrick Cansfield of Port Huron
A three game win streak came to a crashing end on Wednesday, with an 8-2 loss in Cleveland for the Tigers. JD Martinez hit a two run home run for Detroit, but the Tigers had just five total hits in the game. Detroit begins a ten game home stand on Thursday afternoon when they face the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park, in the first game of a four game weekend series.
David Price held Cleveland to one run over six and two-thirds innings on Tuesday, as the Tigers won in Cleveland 7-3. Detroit blew open a 1-1 tie with six runs in the fifth inning. Yoenis Cespedes and Nick Castellanos each drove in two runs, while Andrew Romine added a home run. The Tigers have won three in a row, including the first two games of this series, and go for a sweep
Yoenis Cespedes hit a home run and drove in three runs to pace the Detroit Tigers in an 8-5 win over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night. Victor Martinez added a two-run single in the win. The Tigers have won two in a row and face the Indians again on Tuesday night in Ohio in the second game of a three game series.
JD Martinez hit three of the Tigers five home runs on Sunday, and drove in six runs, as the Tigers beat the New York Yankees 12-4. Victor Martinez added a home run and four RBI, while Andrew Romine also homered in the game. The Tigers ended a three game slide and head to Cleveland to open a three game series on Monday.
The Yankees belted five home runs on their way to a 14-3 win over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night. The Yankees scored runs in each of the first five innings of the game. Carlos Beltran hit two home runs and Alex Rodriguez drove in five runs. The final game of the series is set for Sunday afternoon in New York.
The New York Yankees used three home runs to blast their way past Justin Verlander and the Tigers on Friday night 7-2. Bryan Holaday knocked in both Detroit runs with a single in the second inning, giving the Tigers a brief 2-1 lead in the game. Alex Rodriguez recorded the 3,000 hit of his career in the first inning with a home run.