Detroit Tigers | Cabrera Powers Tigers Past Tribe, 5-1

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”59″]   W: Scherzer (6-0)    L: Kluber (3-3) CLEVELAND, Ohio — Miguel Cabrera continued his red hot hitting streak and Max Scherzer moved to 6-0 this season as the Detroit Tigers took the first of a quick 2 game series against the Cleveland Indians, 5-1. The Indians took a quick 1-0 lead in … Read more

Red Hot Detroit Tigers Take Down Twins, 6-1

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”48″]   WP: Verlander (3-2)        LP:  Worley (0-4) DETROIT, Michigan — Prince Fielder, Miguel Cabrera, and Alex Avila all went deep and Justin Verlander shut down the Minnesota offense for the Detroit Tigers’ 5th straight win on Tuesday night. The Comerica Park crowd of better than 31,000 saw the Tigers jump … Read more

Scherzer, Prince Lead Detroit To 4-3 Win Over Twins

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”47″]     WP: Scherzer (3-0)  LP: Pelfrey (2-3)   S: Benoit (2) DETROIT, Michigan — Max Scherzer finally settled in, and Prince Fielder hit the difference making 3-run home run in the bottom of the 6th to give the Detroit Tigers a 4-3 win in the series opener on Monday night. The Twins … Read more

Mariners Avoid Sweep, Silence Tigers 2-0

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”41″]   WP: Capps (1-1)    LP: Verlander (2-2)   SV: Wilhelmsen (6) SEATTLE, Washington — The Tigers offense couldn’t get anything going, and Seattle took advantage of a frustrated Justin Verlander in the 7th inning to take the 3rd and final game of the series today in Seattle by a 2-0 score. Anyone … Read more

Tigers Take Opener vs Blue Jays, 7-3

  [show_scoreboard scbd_id=”34″]   WP: Sanchez (1-0) LP: Morrow (0-1) DETROIT, Michigan– The Tigers defeated the Toronto Blue Jays in the opening game of a three game series today at Comerica Park by a score of 7-3. Detroit scored early in the game and never relinquished the lead. Miguel Cabrera was the offensive star of … Read more

Yankees Avoid Sweep With 7-0 Win Over Detroit

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”33″]   WP: Sabathia (1-1)                        LP: Verlander (1-1) DETROIT, Michigan — The New York Yankees avoided the sweep, and Justin Verlander suffered his 1st loss of the season after a 7-0 Yankee win on Sunday at Comerica Park. After scoring 8 runs in … Read more

Tigers Hammer 17 Hits To Defeat Yankees, 8-4

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”31″]   WP: Scherzer (1-0)    LP: Hughes (0-1) DETROIT, Michigan — On a blustery day at Comerica Park, the Detroit Tigers knocked out 17 hits, including 4 from Miguel Cabrera to defeat the New York Yankees, 8-4. The Detroit offense was firing on all cylinders, but especially from the top 3 in the … Read more

Tigers Bats Come Alive In 8-3 Opening Day Win

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”29″]   WP: Fister (1-0)   LP: Nova  (0-1)   SV: Smyly (1) DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Tiger faithful were out in full force, and the guys wearing the Old English D didn’t disappoint. A record-setting Opening Day crowd of 45,051 saw the Tigers belt 3 home runs, 2 by Prince Fielder, to defeat the … Read more

Opening Day vs. NYY — Lineups & Notes

It’s Opening Day at Comerica Park in Downtown Detroit!! The Detroit Tigers take on a familiar foe from last years ALCS, the New York Yankees. Here are today’s starting lineups: For the visiting New York Yankees: 1. CF Gardner 2. 2B Cano 3. 3B Youkilis 4. DH Hafner 5. RF Boesch 6. SS Nunez 7. LF Suzuki … Read more

Tiger Bats Remain Silent; Villarreal Roughed Up In 8-2 Loss To Twins

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”27″]     MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — For the third straight game, the Tigers offense fails to put up runs, and yet again, the bullpen was hit hard. This time it was Brayan Villarreal’s turn to act as the punching bag. Villarreal allowed 5 runs in the bottom of the 8th inning, extending the Twins … Read more

Twins 9th Inning Rally Drops Tigers

[show_scoreboard scbd_id=”26″]   WP: Perkins (1-0)              LP: Coke (0-1) MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota– Just two games into the season and the Detroit Tigers biggest flaw has already stuck out like a sore thumb. After Drew Smyly struggled in relief yesterday, Joaquin Benoit and Phil Coke let today’s game slip away in … Read more

Why I Wouldn’t Bet On Verlander Being A “Tiger For Life”

Welcome to a weekly column by Kyle Bauer on various happenings in national and local sports.  Agree or disagree with the author? Please comment below or let him know your thoughts by email, [email protected] or twitter, @kyle_bauer   Yesterday, Justin Verlander made his first start since signing his record five-year $180 million contract extension. When … Read more

Tigers Trounce Twins On Frigid Opening Day


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WP: Justin Verlander (1-0)      LP: Vance Worley (0-1)      SV: Phil Coke (1)

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota —

Justin Verlander threw 5 scoreless innings and the Tigers got some early runs in a 4-2 Opening Day defeat of the Minnesota Twins. The win was Verlander’s 1st career Opening Day win in 6 tries. Detroit scored two in the top of the first when Austin Jackson scored on a fielder’s choice, then Prince Fielder smacked a double to left, scoring Miguel Cabrera. Omar Infante followed up in the 2nd with an RBI single, scoring Jhonny Peralta.

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2013 Detroit Tigers Season Preview

DETROIT, Michigan —

It’s just about that time of year, Tigers fans! The weather may not feel like it, but baseball season is finally upon us. The Detroit Tigers are out to repeat as American League Champions and look to get back to the World Series. Here is your 2013 Detroit Tigers season preview:

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