AJ Hinch declares the Detroit Tigers ‘fight the fight’ after comeback victory

The Detroit Tigers trailed the Oakland Athletics at one point during last night’s game at Comerica Park by a 6-3 score. But as their team moniker implies, they clawed their way back into the affair. Before the night was over, they’d leave the ballpark with an 8-6 win, ending their four game losing skid. For … Read more

Detroit Tigers release lineup for 2nd game vs. Athletics

The Detroit Tigers will be looking to get back into the win column tonight against the Oakland Athletics, and they’ll be sending Wily Peralta to the mound in order to hopefully get it done. Akil Baddoo will lead off, while Niko Goodrum will play shortstop. Tonight’s full lineup: What's better than some Wednesday night baseball? … Read more

Detroit Tigers release starting lineup for Game 1 vs. Oakland Athletics

Beginning on Tuesday, the Detroit Tigers will host the Oakland Athletics for a 3-game series at Comerica Park. The Tigers have released their starting lineup for Game 1 and as you can see, Miguel Cabrera is playing first base and batting cleanup. Tarik Skubal will get the start for the good guys. Tonight’s game, which … Read more

Oakland Athletics outfielder suspended for remainder of 2021 season

According to reports, Oakland Athletics OF Ramon Laureano has been suspended for the remainder of the 2021 season (and more) after testing positive for a PED. Laureano has been suspended 80 games without pay after he tested positive for Nandrolone, which is a banned performance-enhancing substance, according to MLB. Ramon Laureano Suspended Eighty Games After … Read more

Athletics pitcher Sergio Romo drops pants as umpire checks for ‘sticky stuff’ [Video]

Major League Baseball pitchers have had just about enough of umpires checking their hats and gloves in suspicion that they are using a foreign substance to help them get more spin on the ball. One of those pitchers is Sergio Romo of the Oakland Athletics. On Tuesday night, Romo showed his frustration by removing his … Read more

Oakland Athletics to consider relocation possibilities

Could the Oakland Athletics be playing in a different city sometime in the future? It sure looks that way. Major League Baseball has given the A’s permission to explore moving to different markets if their proposed new stadium, Howard Terminal Stadium, fails to garner approval from local politicians. A statement from Major League Baseball: pic.twitter.com/Ujzll7cMWF … Read more

AJ Hinch: ‘Everything that could go wrong, did go wrong’

The good feelings of sweeping A.J. Hinch‘s former squad in Houston are all but a distant memory right now. The Detroit Tigers followed up brooming the Astros by getting swept themselves in Oakland by the Athletics, which included two straight shutout losses. Today’s game ended especially with disappointment, following a missed fly ball in the … Read more

Casey Mize talks after surrendering three home runs in loss to Athletics

Needless to say, this wasn’t the outing that Detroit Tigers pitcher Casey Mize was envisioning following a terrific outing earlier in the week against Houston. The Oakland Athletics took him deep three times in the first two innings, but he was able to settle down soon afterwards, pitching five innings while striking out four with … 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

Detroit Tigers release lineup for afternoon game vs. A’s

The Detroit Tigers have dropped two straight against the Oakland Athletics, and will be looking to get back into their series when they play the 3rd of 4 this afternoon. They’ll be sending pitcher Casey Mize to the mound, while Victor Reyes will start in center field. 1 RF Robbie Grossman 2 2B Niko Goodrum … Read more

Detroit Tigers release lineup for series opener vs. Oakland A’s

The Detroit Tigers are fresh off a sweep of the Houston Astros, and they’ll look to continue the fun as their road trip continues tonight against the Oakland Athletics. Niko Goodrum will spell Robbie Grossman in the outfield, while the red-hot Akil Baddoo will be facing a left-handed pitcher for the first time this season. … Read more

Dan Dickerson’s call of Magglio Ordonez’ ALCS winning HR will give you goosebumps (VIDEO)

It was one of those moments in sports history that you’ll always remember where you were for the rest of your life. Embed from Getty Images The city of Detroit collectively rejoiced when outfielder Magglio Ordonez blasted a home run deep to left field on this date in 2006, propelling the Detroit Tigers to their … Read more

Game of the Day: Tigers take down A’s in a thriller to grab a 2-0 ALDS lead (VIDEO)

Just because there isn’t going to be a Tigers game tonight doesn’t mean that we can’t watch baseball. Let’s throw it back to that magical 2012 season – Game 2 of the American League Divisional Series against the Oakland Athletics, to be exact. The Tigers would take a 2-0 series lead with a thrilling 5-4 … Read more

Teddy bear gets drilled in head by line drive during Athletics’ game [Graphic Video]

On Thursday, as the Oakland Athletics took on the Arizona Diamondbacks, a very scary situation took place that has left many stuffed animals and cardboard cutouts of fans begging for nets to be extended all the way to the foul poles at Major League Baseball stadiums. As you can see in the graphic video below, … Read more

Houston Astros involved in 2nd bench-clearing brawl of season [Video]

This is what happens when cheaters (Astros) go unpunished. Prior to the start of the 2020 season, we knew the Houston Astros would be involved in some interesting situations after Major League Baseball failed to punish them for their involvement in the sign-stealing scandal and that is exactly what has happened. On Sunday, the Astros … Read more