Detroit Tigers

Baseball team and Major League Baseball franchise in Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

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Detroit Tigers: Baseball team and Major League Baseball franchise in Detroit, Michigan, United States of America
The Detroit Tigers are an American professional baseball team based in Detroit, Michigan. They compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member of the American League (AL) Central division. One of the AL's eight charter franchises, the club was founded in Detroit as a member of the minor league Western League in 1894 and is the only Western League team still in its original city. They are also the oldest continuous one name, one city franchise in the AL.


Arizona State's Spencer Torkelson 'too perfect' for Detroit Tigers to pass in MLB draft

There appears to be even less doubt that the Detroit Tigers will take Arizona State first baseman Spencer Torkelson at No. 1 in the 2020 draft. - Published

Steve Borthwick: New Leicester Tigers boss aims to ease club's 'pain'

Steve Borthwick, who will become Leicester head coach on 1 July, hopes to ease the "pain" caused by Tigers' recent demise.
BBC News - Published

Al Kaline, Detroit Tigers legend and baseball Hall of Famer, dies at age 85

Hall of Fame outfielder Al Kaline, who played his entire 22-year career for Detroit and was known as "Mr. Tiger," died Monday at age 85. - Published

Joe Burrow, LSU too much for Clemson on way to national championship

It was like every LSU game this season. Joe Burrow dominated and the Tigers won impressively. This victory against Clemson captured a national title. - Published

Barry Odom out as Missouri coach after four seasons

Barry Odom is out after compiling a 25-25 record in four seasons as coach of Missouri. The Tigers started 5-1 this seasons before five defeat in row. - Published

LSU coach Ed Orgeron tells team in speech after Alabama win 'This is our house now'

LSU coach Ed Orgeron made an emphatic statement after the Tigers beat No. 1 Alabama on the road, saying "This is our house from now on." - Published

Charles Barkley honors veterans with tribute video for Veterans Classic

Auburn was the featured team in Veterans Classic doubleheader, and former Tigers star Charles Barkley marked occasion with video tribute to veterans. - Published

Football Four: LSU moving up in College Football Playoff chase after shootout win

LSU's standing as a legitimate College Football Playoff contender was bolstered Saturday night with the Tigers' big win over Florida. - Published

Alabama jumps Clemson to take No. 1 spot in Amway Coaches Poll

There's a new No. 1 in the Amway Coaches Poll. Alabama passed Clemson after the Tigers narrowly beat North Carolina. Ohio State passed LSU for No. 5. - Published

Yanks blow 6-run lead, lose 12-11 to big league-worst Tigers

Jordy Mercer capped a comeback from a six-run deficit with a game-ending single off Chance Adams in the ninth inning, and the Detroit Tigers overcame six home runs by the Yankees to beat New York 12-11.. - Published

LSU jumps into top five of Amway Coaches Poll after win at Texas

LSU has moved into the top five of the Amway Coaches Poll after the Tigers went to then-No. 9 Texas and won. - Published

Tigers minor leaguer Chace Numata dies from injuries in skateboarding accident

The Detroit Tigers announced on Monday that Chace Numata of the Erie SeaWolves, died from injuries sustained in a skateboarding accident. He was 27. - Published

Big favorites at sportsbooks for second time in 10 days, Houston Astros let down bettors again

The Houston Astros closed as high as -600 at some sportsbooks, but the Detroit Tigers used two solo homers to beat them, 2-1, on Wednesday. - Published

Astros block Free Press from Justin Verlander’s postgame media session

The Houston Astros blocked the Detroit Free Press from interviewing Justin Verlander following the team's loss to the Tigers on Wednesday. - Published

Tigers' public address announcer Jay Allen diagnosed with stage 4 cancer

In late March, Jay Allen learned he had landed his dream job as Tigers public address announcer. But on Monday, he learned he has stage 4 cancer. - Published

Giolito ends winless streak, White Sox beat Tigers 7-4

giolito ends winless streak, white sox beat tigers 7-4
All-Star Lucas Giolito ended a five-start winless streak, Tim Anderson had three hits and scored twice, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 7-4 ......
WorldNews - Published

Odor homers in 10th inning to lift Rangers over Tigers 5-4

Rougned Odor homered with two outs in the 10th inning to give the Texas Rangers a 5-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers - Published

Rangers reliever Leclerc throws ball onto roof, tops Tigers

rangers reliever leclerc throws ball onto roof, tops tigers
Texas reliever José Leclerc hung on for a save, then fired the ball onto the right field roof at Globe Life Park as the Texas Rangers beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 ......
WorldNews - Published

Thaiss homers, drives in 3 to lead Angels over Tigers 6-1

Matt Thaiss homered and drove in three runs, Shohei Ohtani had three hits, Griffin Canning threw four-hit ball over six innings and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Detroit Tigers 6-1 - Published

Tigers top Angels 7-2 to end Zimmermann's winless streak

Jordan Zimmermann got his first win in 18 starts dating to last season and the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 - Published

Mariners slip past Tigers in 10 for 5th straight win

J.P. Crawford hit a walkoff single with one out in the 10th inning and the Seattle Mariners extended their winning streak to five games with a 3-2 victory against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. - Published

'Culture of racism': Detroit Tigers, Chris Bosio sued by former clubhouse attendant

Ex-Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant Derrell Coleman II claims he experienced discriminatory remarks and actions from ex-pitching coach Chris Bosio. - Published

Murphy, Smith rally Mariners to 3-2 win over Tigers

Mallex Smith hit an RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Seattle Mariners a 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers - Published

Phillies outlast Tigers 3-2 in 15 innings

Scott Kingery tripled to lead off the 15th inning and scored on a single by Rhys Hoskins as the Philadelphia Phillies outlasted the Detroit Tigers 3-2 - Published

Nick Castellanos rips Tigers' Comerica Park: 'This park is a joke'

Even after hitting a walk-off home run on Sunday, the Tigers slugger went on how his home ballpark is unfair for hitters. - Published

Guerrero's grand slam helps Blue Jays beat Tigers 7-5

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his first career grand slam, a 441-foot drive toward the bushes at Comerica Park that helped the Toronto Blue Jays rally for a 7-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers - Published

Four Cleveland pitchers limit Detroit to one hit in 8-0 win

Oscar Mercado hit a two-run homer and Zach Plesac and three relievers combined for a one-hitter as the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 8-0 - Published

Mercado breaks tie with 2nd homer, Indians beat Tigers 8-6

Oscar Mercado hit a leadoff homer in the seventh inning to break a 5-all tie and the Cleveland Indiians beat the Detroit Tigers 8-6 on Monday night. Mercado, who also homered in the fifth, was in a.. - Published

Maldonado, Soler hit home runs, Royals beat Tigers 8-5

maldonado, soler hit home runs, royals beat tigers 8-5
Martin Maldonado and Jorge Soler hit late homers and Whit Merrifield scored on a wild pitch as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-5 ......
WorldNews - Published

Miguel Cabrera blasts criticism of his leadership: 'You don’t know what’s going on here'

As the last-place Detroit Tigers broke for the All-Star break after finishing the first half at 28-57, Miguel Cabrera held court with reporters. - Published

Price, Vazquez, Bogaerts lead Red Sox over Tigers for sweep

David Price pitched one-run ball over five innings, Christian Vazquez and Xander Bogaerts each drove in two runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 to complete a three-game sweep - Published

Tigers use 3 HRs, Boyd's 13 K's to top ChiSox 11-5

Niko Goodrum lined a two-run homer in Detroit's five-run sixth inning, Matthew Boyd struck out 13 to tie a career high and the Tigers topped the Chicago White Sox 11-5 - Published

Tigers place Jones on IL, recall Reyes

Detroit Tigers place OF JaCoby Jones on 10-day injured list with lower back strain - Published

Scherzer strikes out 14 as Nationals top Tigers, 2-1

Max Scherzer struck out 14 against his former team and Anthony Rendon homered for the second straight game as the Washington Nationals topped the Detroit Tigers 2-1 - Published

Jack Morris says Detroit Tigers lack leaders: 'Talk all you want (but) you got to show it'

Jack Morris, who took part in Saturday’s celebration of the 1984 Detroit Tigers' title, hasn’t noticed leadership traits inside the Tigers’ clubhouse. - Published

Ex-Cardinal Rosenthal signing minor league deal with Tigers

Former Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal signing minor league deal with Detroit Tigers - Published

Sanchez beats old team, lead Nationals over Tigers, 3-1

Facing his former team for the first time, ex-Detroit Tiger Anibal Sanchez pitched the Washington Nationals to a 3-1 victory over the Tigers - Published

Bauers hits for the cycle, leads Indians past Tigers 13-4

Baseball Capsules - Published

Soler, Cuthbert help rally Royals to 3-2 win over Tigers

Jorge Soler had the tying RBI double in the eighth inning and Cheslor Cuthbert followed with the go-ahead run-scoring single to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers - Published

Morton's unbeaten streak at 20 after Rays blank Tigers 4-0

Charlie Morton allowed five hits in seven innings, extending his unbeaten streak to 20 starts and leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 4-0 win over the Detroit Tigers - Published

Soroka wins 6th straight decision, Braves beat Tigers

Mike Soroka won his sixth straight decision and showed some baserunning flair, Freddie Freeman and Austin Riley each hit a two-run homer and the Atlanta Braves beat the Detroit Tigers 10-5 to snap a.. - Published