Series Preview: Tigers looking for retribution against Tampa Bay Rays

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays (35-33) vs. Detroit Tigers (30-34) Game 1 Alex Cobb (5-5. 4.29 ERA) vs. Justin Verlander (4-4, 4.68 ERA) Thursday, June 15 @ 7:10 EST TV: Fox Sports Detroit | Radio: 97.1 The Ticket Justin Verlander has been looking for answers for a month now. After gritting his way through a battle with Chris … Read more

Ian Kinsler clubs 200th home run, Tigers claw their way back to earn 4-game sweep of Rays

Mike Pelfrey took the mound today against the Tampa Bay Rays, looking to give the Detroit Tigers the rare 4-game road sweep. The Tigers came in looking to move their five-game winning streak up to six; a span in which they have outscored their opponents 40-19. A great outing and timely hitting would give the … Read more

Game Day Thread: Game 82, Detroit Tigers @ Tampa Bay Rays

DETROIT TIGERS (43-38) vs. TAMPA BAY RAYS (33-47) WHERE: Tropicana Field – St. Petersburg, Florida FIRST PITCH: 1:10 p.m. ET TV/RADIO: FSD/97.1 The Ticket PROBABLE STARTERS: Mike Pelfrey (2-7, 5.02 ERA) vs. Chris Archer (4-11, 4.76 ERA) LINEUPS: Detroit Tigers 1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B 2. Jose Iglesias (R) SS 3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B 4. Victor … Read more

Verlander goes seven strong, Tigers win fifth straight with 3-2 victory

Heading into game three of a four-game set with the Tampa Bay Rays, the Detroit Tigers had won four straight games, including the first two of this weekend series and scored at 10 runs in the last three. They hoped to continue their winning ways in the hands of Justin Verlander, who had a real ‘outlier’ clinker of … Read more

On Deck: Tampa Bay Rays (19-19) @ Detroit Tigers (19-21)

The Detroit Tigers enter their upcoming three-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays playing better than we’ve seen in almost a month. Fresh off a three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins, the Tigers responded when their backs were against the wall, but they still have a lot of work to do going forward, and that starts this weekend. … Read more