Nick Castellanos broke up a no hitter with a single in the eighth inning on Friday night, but the Tigers managed just four hits total and loss 4-1 to the Royals in Kansas City. Kendrys Morales drove in three runs for the Royals, who have won the first two games of a four game series. Game three is set for Saturday night.
The Detroit Lions traded the 23rd pick in the NFL draft to the Denver Broncos on Thursday night to acquire offensive lineman Manny Ramirez, the Broncos first pick at #28, which they used to take guard Laken Tomlison of Duke, and two 5th round picks, one this season and one next season. Ramirez began his career as a Lion, playing parts of three seasons after being drafted in 2007. He
Kansas City came out swinging and beat the Tigers 8-1 on Thursday night in the first game of a four game series in KC. The win moves the Royals into first place a half game ahead of Detroit. Six different players drove in a run for Kansas City, while Rajai Davis knocked in the lone run for the Tigers. Game two of the series is set for Friday night.
Ben Bishop made 31 saves to shutout the Detroit Red Wings 2-0 in game seven of a first round playoff series, giving Tampa Bay a 4-3 series victory. Braydon Coburn and Anton Stralman scored for the Lightning, who will face Montreal on Friday in the start of their second round best-of-seven series.
The Tigers belted out 17 hits in a 10-7 win over the Twins on Wednesday in Minnesota. Detroit had nine hits, including four home runs. Miguel Cabrera hit two home runs and drove in four runs, while James McCann added three hits, including an inside the park home run, and knocked in three runs. Detroit will begin a four game series in Kansas City on Thursday night.
Minnesota pitching dominated on Tuesday night, retiring the last 16 Detroit hitters in order and holding the Tigers to just 3 hits in a 3-2 Twins victory. Anthony Gose and Yoenis Cespedes knocked in runs for the Tigers, while Anibal Sanchez took the loss, despite going seven innings and striking out six. The final game of a three game series is set for Wednesday afternoon in
Tyler Johnson had his third two goal game of the series as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Monday night at Joe Louis Arena, forcing a game seven in the teams best-of-seven playoff series. The game will be played on Wednesday in Tampa. Tomas Tatar had both goals for the Red Wings.
Yoenis Cespedes hit a three run home run and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Monday night to open a three game series in the Twin Cities. Jose Iglesias added three hits, including a home run and a triple. Game two of the series is set for Tuesday night. The Tigers have won three in a row.
The Tigers took the final two games of a three game series from Cleveland, beating the Indians on Sunday 8-6 at Comerica Park. Miguel Cabrera had three hits, including a home run, and drove in three runs, while Rajai Davis added three hits and three runs for the Tigers. Detroit begins a three game series in Minnesota on Monday, that opens up a ten game road trip.
Petr Mrazek posted his second shutout of the series, as the Red Wings beat Tampa Bay 4-0 on Saturday to take a 3-2 lead in their best-of-seven playoff series. Riley Sheahan, Drew Miller, Pavel Datsyuk, and Dan Dekeyser scored for the Wings. Game six is in Detroit on Monday.