Chicago’s four-run 8th inning downs Detroit, Tigers fall to White Sox 7-4

The Detroit Tigers were looking to take the three-game series from the Chicago White Sox in Wednesday afternoon’s contest. Anibal Sanchez looked to turn in a solid start and assist with keeping the Tigers in the thick of things regarding the playoff picture. Sanchez went five innings, scattered eight hits, gave up three runs and struck … Read more

No comeback this time as Tigers are shutout by White Sox 2-0

The Detroit Tigers had a great comeback win to beat the Chicago White Sox in the opening game of this three game set in Chicago. Matt Boyd was on the mound in Game 2 to face Miguel Gonzalez. Boyd has been terrific year for the Tigers with a record of 5-2 and a 4.00 ERA. Detroit began the evening tied with the … Read more

Zimmermann struggles in first game back from DL, Tigers lose to White Sox 6-3

The Detroit Tigers came into Thursday afternoon’s contest against the Chicago White Sox riding an eight-game winning streak. Jordan Zimmermann was on the mound, the first time doing so since landing on the DL in early July. Zimm just didn’t have it and didn’t look mechanically well on the mound. He lasted just and 1 … Read more

Miggy goes 4-for-4, plates two in 7th to give Tigers 7-5 win over White Sox

After needing just 6 1/2 innings on Thursday night to defeat the Chicago White Sox 2-1 thanks to Mother Nature, the Detroit Tigers turned to rookie sensation Michael Fulmer who has been nothing short of excellent in 2016. He opposes former No. 1 pick of the Tigers Jacob Turner, making his second start of the season after allowing 8 … Read more

WATCH: Miguel Cabrera wants hug and a kiss from Jose Abreu

During Tuesday’s game against the Central Division rival, Chicago White Sox, we saw Miguel Cabrera at it again as he provided us with some entertainment during a baseball game. Miggy is well-known for always having a smile on his face and just having fun while playing the game. In the top of the third inning, … Read more

Everyone needs to relax about Nick Castellanos

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. Okay, so the Detroit Tigers are not exactly playing the way they … Read more

Looking back: Tigers take two of three from division rival Chicago

The Detroit Tigers returned home this weekend after a 6-game road trip in Cleveland and Pittsburgh where the team went 5-1, pushing their overall record to 8-1. On Friday, they got a first look at the Chicago White Sox, who by many are considered to be not only the most improved teams from this past off-season, but a legitimate threat to dethrone the Tigers from atop the AL Central division. The Sox added a plethora of new players to their team, including starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija, outfielder Melky Cabrera, first baseman Adam LaRoche, and relievers Zach Duke and David Robertson. They will play a big role in 2015 in what is a deeper and more competitive AL Central . This weekend belongs to the Tigers, as they were able to take two of three from Chicago.

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On Deck: Chicago White Sox @ Detroit Tigers

Series Preview  The Detroit Tigers open up a 3 game homestand today against the Chicago White Sox. Detroit enters today’s series sitting at 8-1, the team’s best start since they also went 8-1 in 2011. Currently 1 game ahead of the streaking Kansas City Royals (7-2), this will be third AL Central Division series the … Read more

Drew Smyly criticizes MLB’s system of signing foreign players

Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Drew Smyly was in the news this week, but it didn’t have anything to do with his play on the field at the start of Rays Spring Training. It all started with this tweet reacting to the Boston Red Sox free agent signing of 19-year old Cuban sensation Yoan Moncada: https://twitter.com/SmylyD/status/569936561418039296 This kind … Read more

On Deck: vs. White Sox

After dropping four of seven in their west coast swing, the Detroit Tigers (57-45; 1st in AL Central) return to Comerica Park to take on division rival Chicago White Sox (51-55, 4th in AL Central) in a three-game bid. The Tigers are in the throws of a three game losing streak, dropping the last three … Read more