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HIGHLIGHTS: Revamped Lineup Gets Tigers Even

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 12.16.2013 | Sports

DETROIT — DETROIT (AP) — A revitalized Austin Jackson delivered in manager Jim Leyland's revamped lineup as the Detroit Tigers built a big lea...

I Saw Jim Leyland at Starbucks and It Was a Sign

Lauren Cavanagh | Posted 12.11.2013 | Detroit
Lauren Cavanagh

I have watched so much MLB TV commentary that I know all the pros think the Tigers are going all the way. And I have to say I tend to agree. I may have "quit" the Tigers some nights during the year when the hits never came, but I have never given up hope.

Tigers Get Their Mojo Back

AP | IAN HARRISON | Posted 07.05.2013 | Detroit

TORONTO -- Justin Verlander pitched seven shutout innings, Austin Jackson hit a two-run homer and the Detroit Tigers routed the slumping Toronto Blue ...

The Incredible Austin Jackson

AP | MICHAEL WAGAMAN | Posted 04.14.2013 | Detroit

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Austin Jackson had four hits, homered and drove in three runs, Torii Hunter added two doubles and a triple, and the Detroit Tigers ...

The Giants Can Develop Hitters Too

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 03.10.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

It is no surprise that a team that has won two of the last three World Series has a good farm system, but the discrepancy between how the system, and indeed the franchise, is perceived, and what it actually is remains significant.

Detroit Tigers Better Haul Out The Checkbook

Detroit News | Posted 01.01.2013 | Detroit

Detroit -- It's already spent. The Tigers had $16.75 million come off the books when they announced Tuesday that they've told Jose Valverde, Delmon...

Defensive Woes, Poor Pitching Lead To Tigers' 12-4 Loss

AP | Posted 09.21.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Austin Jackson usually doesn't make a lot of mistakes in the field for the Detroit Tigers. He had a key miscue on Thursday against Oakland....

Tigers Tie One On

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 09.03.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Chris Sale threw a couple pitches he'd like to have back – and on this night, there was little margin for error. And now there's no ...

VIDEO: Action Jackson's Crazy Catch Saves Toronto Series Sweep

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 08.24.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Anthony Gose lifted a flyball to right-center field with a runner on second in the 10th inning, and it sure looked like the Toronto rookie ...

He's Back! Verlander, Tigers Shut Out Orioles

AP | DAVID GINSBURG | Posted 07.15.2012 | Detroit

BALTIMORE -- Justin Verlander returned to form after his uncharacteristic start in the All-Star game, allowing three hits in eight innings Sunday to c...

Fielder's Bat Leads The Way For Another Tigers' Win

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 09.07.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Prince Fielder hit a two-run, game-tying homer in the first, Delmon Young had a two-run home run to pad the lead in the seventh inning...

Tigers Do It Again: Five Late Runs For Victory Over Twins

AP | Posted 07.06.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- A hanging slider and several wasted opportunities was too much for the Minnesota Twins to overcome. Prince Fielder hit a tiebreaking three...

Jackson, Tigers Rally To Win Second Straight Against Reds

AP | Posted 08.11.2012 | Detroit

CINCINNATI — Austin Jackson hit a two-run double off Aroldis Chapman during Detroit's four-run eighth inning and the Tigers rallied for a 7-6 vi...

Verlander Pulls Tigers Back To .500

AP | JANIE McCAULEY | Posted 05.14.2012 | Detroit

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Justin Verlander struck out eight to win his fourth straight decision and the Detroit Tigers beat the ailing Oakland Athletics 3-1 ...

Tigers Still Undefeated

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 06.10.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Miguel Cabrera doubled and scored on Prince Fielder's single, part of a snowy eighth-inning rally that gave the Detroit Tigers a 5-2 w...

What An Opening!

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 06.05.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Justin Verlander was brilliant on the mound and Prince Fielder drove in a key run with his bat. Still, after a rare slip by Jose Valve...

Christmas Comes Early for Yankees

Eugene Michael Santiago | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Eugene Michael Santiago

As of the day before Santa hops into his sleigh to deliver all the treats to the good little boys and girls of the world, the Yankees have been hard at work filling empty space under the tree.