ON DECK: Tigers conclude road trip with four-game set vs. Indians

The first road series of the season certainly did not start the way the Detroit Tigers wanted it to, with starter Jordan Zimmermann unable to go five innings in the series opener against the Chicago White Sox. But Detroit rallied to win in extra innings and overall pitched well to earn their first series sweep … Read more

Look out MLB, Justin Verlander will take out his frustrations in 2017

What went down on Wednesday evening will forever be remembered as one of the biggest screw jobs in the history of the Cy Young Award as Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander finished in second place behind Rick Porcello of the Boston Red Sox, despite having more first place votes. Rest assured, coming in second place … Read more

Justin Verlander ‘drops mic’ on Baltimore reporter who throws shade at AL starting pitchers

On Tuesday, the Baseball Writer’s Association of America (BBWAA) announced the finalists for the 2016 American League Cy Young Award and Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers deservedly made the cut. Joining Verlander in the final three are former Tigers starter Rick Porcello of the Boston Red Sox and Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians. … Read more

2016 World Series: Something’s gotta give between Cubs, Indians

The stage is set for the 112th World Series. In the visiting corner, we have the Chicago Cubs representing the National League. And the owners of home field throughout the Fall Classic will be the Cleveland Indians, the American League pennant winners. If you are unaware of the curse flying over the Cubs and their fans, then … Read more

Five-year summary of the AL Central, 2016 predictions

Despite the fact that the American League Central Division has been perceived as one of the weaker divisions in baseball over the years, the division has been much improved in the last handful of years. Believe it or not, the AL Central has combined for the most World Series appearances in baseball over the course … Read more

Has Kyle Lobstein earned his stripes?

The Detroit Tigers expected Justin Verlander to only miss one start, two at the most. Here we are just over a month into the season, and we have not seen Verlander take the field yet in a game that matters. In his place, the young Kyle Lobstein has stepped in and brought some stability to a Tigers rotation that has lacked it for the past week or so.

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Game 5: Detroit Tigers @ Cleveland Indians

Detroit Tigers (4-0) at Cleveland Indians (2-2) Where: Progressive Field, Cleveland, OH First Pitch: 4:10 PM EST TV/Radio: Fox Sports Detroit/97.1 FM The TICKET Pitching Matchup: David Price (1-0, 0.00 ERA) vs. Corey Kluber (0-1, 2.45 ERA) Weather: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 11 to 13 mph.   Lineups: Detroit 1. Anthony Gose, CF 2. Ian … Read more

On Deck: Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians

Series Overview The always interesting rivalry between the Detroit Tigers and the Cleveland Indians will get under way early into the 2015 season, as a 3-game series between the two ball clubs will take place in Cleveland starting on Friday. The Tigers are coming off a 3-game sweep of fellow division rival Minnesota Twins, giving up just one … Read more