Detroit Tigers bats go silent in 3-1 loss to Royals; Cabrera leaves with biceps injury

After winning two of three games from the Texas Rangers, the Detroit Tigers returned home to Comerica Park for the start of a seven game home-stand. To start, the Tigers faced off against the Kansas City Royals. Ian Kennedy was able to keep the Tigers offense in check all night, as he pitched the Royals … Read more

Gameday Thread: Game 118, Kansas City Royals @ Detroit Tigers

Kansas City Royals (57-60) at Detroit Tigers (63-54) Where: Comerica Park; Detroit, MI First Pitch: 7:10 PM EST Weather: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 68. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters … Read more

Will the real Detroit Tigers please stand up? With latest sweep, Tigers remain MLB’s biggest mystery

What a difference a week makes. After winning eight games in a row and trimming the Cleveland Indians division lead to only 2 games, the Tigers have gone on to lose four games in a row and five of their last seven. With fans finally getting on board with the Tigers, and excitement at a season … Read more

Tigers send Cameron Maybin to DL with Grade 2 thumb sprain

The Detroit Tigers are getting hit with the injury bug at the worst time of the season. After getting red-hot and trimming the Cleveland Indian‘s division lead to only two games, the Tigers have had to place Jordan Zimmermann, Nick Castellanos, and now Cameron Maybin on the disabled list. Maybin has been diagnosed with a Grade 2 thumb sprain that … Read more

Gameday Thread: Game 111, New York Mets @ Detroit Tigers

New York Mets (56-54) at Detroit Tigers (61-49) Where: Comerica Park; Detroit, MI First Pitch: 1:10 PM EST TV/Radio: FSD/97.1 The Ticket Weather: Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 5 to 8 mph. Probable Pitchers: Jacob deGrom (7-5, 2.41 ERA) vs Anibal Sanchez (6-11, 6.26 ERA) Lineups New York 1. Curtis Granderson (L) RF 2. Alejandro De Aza … Read more

Detroit Tigers made right move by standing pat at trade deadline

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. For days leading up to the trade deadline, the Detroit Tigers were rumored … Read more

Jose Iglesias hits monster home run, Tigers win series opener 4-2

After the Detroit Tigers dropped two games in walk off fashion yesterday afternoon to the Chicago White Sox, they set out on the road to take on the Wild Card leading Boston Red Sox. Justin Verlander toed the slab for the Tigers to begin the series, and the Tigers walked away so and so winners/losers … Read more

Tigers rally late, lose 5-4 on second White Sox walk-off single of the day

After losing in the bottom of the ninth earlier this afternoon while finishing last night’s suspended game, the Detroit Tigers were looking to bounce back and earn the series win against Chicago White Sox All-Star pitcher Jose Quintana. Instead, Anibal Sanchez failed to be effective early in his first start since a 10 K performance. The Tigers attempted a late, ninth … Read more

Gameday Thread: Game 93, Minnesota Twins @ Detroit Tigers

Minnesota Twins (33-58) at Detroit Tigers (48-44) Where: Comerica Park; Detroit, MI First Pitch: 7:10 PM EST Weather: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. TV/Radio: FSD/97.1 The Ticket Probable Pitchers: Ricky Nolasco (4-7, 5.22 ERA) vs. Matt Boyd (0-2, 5.77 ERA) Lineups Minnesota 1. Eduardo Nunez (R) SS … Read more

Tigers dominated once again 12-1, lose to Indians for 11th consecutive time

The Detroit Tigers came into play tonight having lost ten games in a row to the Cleveland Indians. They would send Anibal Sanchez to the mound to try and snap the skid, but would ultimately fall once again to the Indians by a final score of 4-0 for an 11th straight loss to Cleveland. Here is how it broke … Read more