A.J. Hinch full of praise after Tigers sweep Pirates

Detroit Tigers

The Detroit Tigers were able to rebound from their disappointing sweep against the New York Yankees, taking both games against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park to finish 2-3 on their road swing. It was another strong start from pitcher Alex Faedo that paced Detroit, along with the go-ahead single from veteran slugger Miguel Cabrera … Read more

Detroit Tigers probable pitchers for upcoming series vs. Pirates

Detroit Tigers

On Sunday, the Detroit Tigers will wrap up their 3-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers before heading home for a brief 2-game set against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Embed from Getty Images The Tigers have released their probable pitchers for their upcoming series against the Pirates and as you can see below, Michael Pineda will … Read more

Cubs’ Javier Báez takes advantage of Pirates’ comedy of errors [VIDEO]

This may be one of the funniest and coolest plays of the MLB season. Chicago Cubs Javier Báez shortstop hit what should have been an easy groundout this afternoon against the Pittsburgh Pirates, but instead, it led to an inexplicable comedy of errors. First, Pirates first baseman Will Craig forgot that he simply could have … Read more

AJ Hinch explains that Akil Baddoo is ‘developing nicely’

The Pittsburgh Pirates once again got the bounces against the Detroit Tigers, and they’re leaving the Motor City with a 2-1 series victory after their 4-2 triumph this afternoon. Reliever Gregory Soto allowed a pair of singles in the 8th inning that ultimately proved to be the path to victory for the Pirates, who took … Read more

JaCoby Jones launches his 1st home run of 2021 [VIDEO]

Detroit Tigers center fielder JaCoby Jones is doing his part to make sure the Tigers have a chance to win a second straight game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. He launched an opposite-field home run off of Mitch Keller, tying this afternoon’s game at 2-2. JaCoby Jones goes yard and ties this one up! #DetroitRoots pic.twitter.com/PsIGfEqtrv … Read more

Tigers rookie Zack Short makes slick play in MLB debut [VIDEO]

The Detroit Tigers are already catching a glimpse of what infielder Zack Short can do. Called up earlier today after Renato Nunez was designated for assignment, Short made a slick play at short stop this afternoon against the Pittsburgh Pirates, already making the highlight reels in his rookie MLB start: 🚨 WEB GEM ALERT 🚨 … Read more

Detroit Tigers release starting lineup for snowy series opener vs. Pirates

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The Detroit Tigers will look to snap a 4-game losing streak when they (hopefully) attempt to get in Tuesday night’s series opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Comerica Park. The Tigers have released their starting lineup for tonight’s game and as you can see, rookie Akil Baddoo is back on the bench. RHP Michael Fulmer … Read more

Casey Mize, AJ Hinch offer insight after Detroit Tigers’ win over Pirates

The Detroit Tigers improved to 2-1 in Grapefruit League play, earning a 6-1 decision over the Pittsburgh Pirates this afternoon at LECOM Park in Bradenton, Florida. RHP Casey Mize made his debut, throwing 45 pitches in an abbreviated start and earned two strikeouts (three walks) while not giving up any hits. “It felt great, and … Read more

White Sox hurler Lucas Giolito dominates in first no-hitter of 2020 [Video]

Ladies and gentlemen, we have our first no-hitter of the 2020 season as Chicago White Sox P Lucas Giolito was absolutely brilliant against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Giolito struck out 13 while not allowing a single Pirate to get a base hit as the White Sox walked away with a 4-0 win on Tuesday night. Congrats, … Read more