Tigers welcome Jeter back home with 5-2 win over Yankees

The Derek Jeter retirement traveling show has reached Detroit, and you would figure that Michiganders would be kind to their native son. The Tigers were anything but kind in a 5-2 victory over the New York Yankees, securing their third consecutive victory. Rick Porcello continued his strong month, going 8 innings and striking out two, … Read more

Power Outage: Lack Of Power A Real Concern For Tigers

Simply put, the Detroit Tigers are not hitting the ball extremely well these days. This is definitely not the same team that has relied on power the past few seasons, but it is also a team that is not able to manufacutre runs like they were able to in the beginning of the season. When … Read more

Scherzer’s 14 K’s Leads Tigers Past Pirates

With a team struggling, and a bullpen with more questions than answers, the Tigers leaned on one of the aces of their pitching staff to put them in a position to win. Max Scherzer came out yesterday and did what you would expect out of the reigning CY Young winner by striking out 14 batters, … Read more

Tigers Score in Every Inning to Crush Colorado

102 years. 28 United States Presidents. Two World Wars. The addition of two of the United States. 101 World Series Champions. It has been over a century since the Detroit Tigers had scored in every inning of a home game. On Saturday night, the 42,811 fans who were in attendance at Comerica Park (not to … Read more

Drew VerHagen to make debut; Andy Dirks suffers setback

The Tigers will call up starting pitcher Drew VerHagen from AAA-Toledo this weekend for his MLB debut. He will start on Saturday in the 2nd game of the Tigers-Indians doubleheader that day. Many thought Robbie Ray would be summoned to make the start, but his ERA has skyrocketed of late, including his last start in … Read more

Tigers 2014 Season Full of Both Highlights And Lowlights

The Detroit Tigers enter the 2014 All Star break with a 53-38 record, the third best in the American League, and a 6.5 game lead over the second place Kansas City Royals in the Central Division. The Tigers have had their shares of ups and downs this season, but strong play into the break has … Read more

Player Profile: J.D. Martinez

Player: JD Martinez Born: August 21, 1987; Miami, FL Position: Left Fielder Bats/Throws: R/R Drafted: 20th round of 2009 draft by ##houston astros   Career Highlights: Major League debut on July 30, 2011 Career has spanned 4 seasons in the majors with the Houston Astros and now ##detroit tigers. Has bounced between the Minor Leagues and Majors. Highest batting average … Read more

Tigers OF J.D. Martinez named AL Player of the Week

detroit tigers outfieler J.D. Martinez has been named AL Player of the Week for the 1st time in his career! This past week, JD-Mart batted .444 (12 for 27) with 3 doubles, 4 home runs, 11 RBI, and 6 runs scored. With a hit yesterday, he extended his AL leading and career long hitting streak to … Read more