Fans headed to Boston to watch Red Sox vs. Astros involved in horrific plane crash [Video]

According to various reports, 21 baseball fans were involved in a horrific plane crash on Tuesday as they were headed to Boston to watch the Red Sox take on the Astros in the ALCS. Thankfully, all 21 of the fans on board the plane survived the crash. From TMZ: Officials say a McDonnell Douglas MD-87 … Read more

Rumor suggests Houston Astros’ players nixed Justin Verlander from throwing out first pitch

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Well, this is interesting… According to John Granato of ESPN 97.5 Houston, Justin Verlander was supposed to throw out the first pitch prior to Thursday’s game between the Houston Astros and Chicago White Sox… until he wasn’t. Granato claims that some Astros players went to team owner Jim Crane and told him that they did … Read more

Astros owner says team likely to offer extension to Justin Verlander

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Former Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander established himself as one of baseball’s top pitchers throughout his career in the Motor City, and he continues to hold a special place in the hearts of Motor City fans everywhere. He’s currently recovering from having undergone Tommy John surgery and won’t be pitching competitively again until 2022. However, … Read more

Justin Verlander’s brother gives Detroit Tigers fans everywhere hope for potential return

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

Former Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander established himself as one of baseball’s top pitchers throughout his career in the Motor City, and he continues to hold a special place in the hearts of Motor City fans everywhere. After his 2017 trade to the Houston Astros that saw him earn his first career World Series victory, … Read more

Detroit Tigers matchup vs. Astros postponed due to inclement weather

The Detroit Tigers won’t be getting together tonight with the Houston Astros at Comerica Park. Thanks to rain, tonight’s game has been officially postponed, and will be made up in a split double-header to be played on Saturday at Comerica Park: Tigers-Astros postponed tonight. Split doubleheader scheduled for 1:10 and 6:10 ET tomorrow — Cody … Read more

Miguel Cabrera returns to Tigers lineup for 2nd game vs. Astros

It wasn’t the series opener that the Detroit Tigers were hoping for last night against the Houston Astros. Tonight, they’ve got some reinforcements on the way. Miguel Cabrera makes his return to the lineup tonight after having been previously listed by the team as “day to day” with a calf issue; he’ll be the designated … Read more

Detroit’s Brendan Shanahan drops gloves against Colorado’s Adam Deadmarsh [VIDEO]

We’re throwing it back to a classic matchup between the Detroit Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche that took place on April 1, 1998 at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit were the defending Stanley Cup champions, and the hatred that both sides felt for each other was definitely still in place. Not only did the Red Wings … Read more

Detroit Tigers release lineup for series opener vs. Astros

Fresh off their two-game sweep over the St. Louis Cardinals, the Detroit Tigers now turn their attention to the visiting Houston Astros, against whom they begin a four-game series starting tonight. Jose Urena will take the mound for Detroit, who will be looking for their fourth straight win. Tonight’s full lineup: Here’s how we line … Read more

Detroit Tigers release pitching rotation for upcoming series vs. Houston Astros

Following their game on Wednesday vs. the St. Louis Cardinals, the Detroit Tigers will look toward their 4-game series vs. the Houston Astros, which will begin on Thursday. Here is what the pitching matchups will look like for that series. Thursday: Jose Urena vs. Luis Garcia Friday: Wily Peralta vs. Framber Valdez Saturday: Casey Mize … Read more

AJ Hinch addresses lack of offense following 2nd straight shutout loss

The good feelings of the Detroit Tigers sweeping the Houston Astros earlier in the week have all but evaporated as they’ve dropped the first three of four games against the Oakland Athletics. What’s worse, they’ve been blanked in the past two in a row. Detroit’s offense wasn’t able to get anything going for the second … Read more