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Royals Outfielder Crashes Into Wall

Posted 08.18.2013 | Sports

Somehow, Royals outfielder Alex Gordon was able to hang onto the ball after crashing into the wall in left field for an amazing catch against the Tige...

Nice Job, Cabrera

AP | Posted 07.21.2013 | Detroit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Miguel Cabrera and Andy Dirks homered as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Sunday to avoid being swept. Doug ...

Leyland: Verlander Not Living Up To Expectations

AP | Posted 07.21.2013 | Detroit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Most starting pitchers would gladly take a 10-7 record and 3.69 ERA after 21 starts. Those numbers, however, belong to Justin Ver...

Tough Loss For Fister, Tigers

AP | Posted 06.11.2013 | Detroit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Doug Fister was stingy, yet the Kansas City Royals still got to him. Salvador Perez had a two-run triple and the Royals beat the ...

Grand Slam, Bad Thumb Dash Tigers' Hopes

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 04.25.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Alex Gordon had already struck out three times when he came to the plate with the bases loaded in the 10th inning. "I was just trying to m...

Tigers' Relievers Save The Day

AP | Posted 04.25.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- The Kansas City Royals had Max Scherzer on the ropes Wednesday night. Problem was they couldn't finish him off. Scherzer allowed five runs...

Royals Win 4-2, Cabrera On Brink Of Triple Crown

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 10.03.2012 | Detroit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jeremy Guthrie put together another excellent start that might well land him a lucrative contract to remain in Kansas City. Alcide...

Detroit Tigers Clinch AL Central With 6-3 Win Over Kansas City Royals

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 12.01.2012 | Detroit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Miguel Cabrera had four hits, including a homer during a five-run sixth inning, and the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas Ci...

Doug Fister Sets American League Record

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 11.27.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Doug Fister was breezing along after striking out nine straight batters and setting an American League record. Detroit led by four ru...

Tigers Pitcher Sets Incredible AL Record

AP | Posted 11.27.2012 | Sports

DETROIT (AP) — Tigers right-hander Doug Fister has struck out an American League-record nine batters in a row in Thursday's game against Kansas City...

Dirks Takes Out Royals, Tigers Take AL Central Lead

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 11.27.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Most of the 32,360 fans at Comerica Park groaned when Jhonny Peralta hit a tailor-made double-play grounder that looked set to end the...

Sanchez Pitches Royal Shutout As Tigers Finally Tie Sox

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 11.26.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Anibal Sanchez retired the final batter on a weak grounder, and Detroit players began celebrating around the mound. Moments later, th...

Verlander Pitches Through Pain, Tigers Win 6-2

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 11.25.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — The potential tying run was on third with one out in the fifth inning, and Justin Verlander was suddenly in pain. A routine throw back...

'Blooper' Decides Tigers Game

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 08.30.2012 | Detroit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Anibal Sanchez watched perhaps the weakest-hit ball of the night float just over his head, landing with a thud between the pitcher...

Tigers Hit .500 Thanks To Rookie Smyly

AP | Posted 09.06.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — In a lost year for Jonathan Sanchez, even a small improvement is something to hold on to. Sanchez failed to end his 10-game winless s...

Verlander (Barely) Nabs First Win

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 04.17.2012 | Detroit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Justin Verlander beat Kansas City once again, surviving a shaky ninth inning Monday night to deliver the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 vict...

Man Almost Run Over By Tarp During Rain Delay

Posted 10.08.2011 | Sports

The grounds crew at Kauffman Stadium had some difficulty putting down the tarp during the rain delay in Sunday's game between the Royals and Tigers, r...