Daniel Norris won his Tigers debut on Sunday, beating the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 at Camden Yards. The lefty, acquired in the David Price trade from Toronto, went 7 1/3 and allowed a run on four hits, striking out five. JD Martinez hit a three run home run to pace the Detroit attack. The Tigers face the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday at Comerica Park.
The Baltimore Orioles beat the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Friday night. Nick Castellanos had a two run home run, and Ian Kinsler picked up three hits for the Tigers in the loss. The final game of a four game series is set for Sunday afternoon in Baltimore.
The Detroit Tigers raced out to a 6-0 lead in Baltimore on Friday night, but lost 8-7 to the Orioles. Ian Kinsler had four hits for the Tigers, while JD Martinez, James McCann, and Jefry Marte hit home runs. Game three of a four game series is set for Saturday night at Camden Yards.
About 15 minutes before the MLB non waiver trade deadline on Friday, the Detroit Tigers made their third trade in two days, shipping left fielder Yoenis Cespedes to the New York Mets for right handed pitching prospects Michael Fulmer and Luis Cessa. Cessa will head to AAA Toledo, while Fulmer will begin at AA Erie in the Detroit system.
The Detroit Tigers had two different seven run leads on Thursday, but then needed a five out save from Alex Wilson to hold off Baltimore 9-8. The Tigers have won two in a row. Ian Kinsler, Jose Iglesias, and Yoenis Cespedes all had three hits. Cespedes, who hit a home run, also drove in three runs, as did JD Martinez, who had two doubles. Game two of a four game
The Detroit Tigers have traded closer Joakim Soria to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league infielder/outfield JaCoby Jones. Soria had 23 saves this season for Detroit and was acquired last year just before the MLB trade dead line. Jones has 10 home runs and 60 RBI with 15 stolen bases at Altoona in AA baseball this season. The dead line for making non waiver trades in
The dealing has begun for the Detroit Tigers, as they have moved soon to be free agent pitcher David Price to the Toronto Blue Jays for three left handed minor league pitchers. The Tigers get Daniel Norris, Jairo Labourt, and Matt Boyd. Boyd is (9-2) with an ERA under two runs a game in A and AA ball this season. Norris (AAA Buffalo) and Labourt (AA Dunedin) have both struggled
In the end Justin Verlander won a pitchers duel in Tampa on Wednesday, gaining a 2-1 Tigers victory over the Rays. However, Tampa starter Chris Archer was perfect into the 7th inning, retiring the first 19 Detroit hitters in a row, while striking out 11. Jose Iglesias reached on a infield single to break things up and the Tigers went on to scratch out two runs on three hits and an
Curt Casali hit two more home runs and drove in three more runs as the Tampa Bay Rays crushed the Tigers 10-2 on Tuesday night. Tim Beckham added two hits and four RBI for the Rays. Yoenis Cespedes hit a home run for the Tigers. The final game of a three game series is set for Wednesday afternoon.
Curt Casali hit two home runs and knocked in three to pace the Tampa Bay Rays in a 5-2 win over the Tigers on Monday night in Florida. Casali entered the game with three career home runs and a .184 career batting average. Yoenis Cespedes hit a home run for the Tigers and drove in both Detroit runs. Game two of a three game series is set for Tuesday night.