Seattle Mariners P Hector Santiago suspended by MLB for using foreign substance

According to reports, Seattle Mariners P Hector Santiago has been suspended by Major League Baseball for 10 games after he allegedly used a foreign substance on his glove this past Sunday. Jeff Passan is reporting that Santiago will appeal the suspension. Seattle left-hander Hector Santiago has been suspended 10 games for having a foreign substance … Read more

Seattle Mariners P Hector Santiago becomes first to be ejected for violating MLB’s foreign substance policy [VIDEO]

Pitcher Hector Santiago has traveled well across Major League Baseball since making his debut in 2011, including a short stint within the Detroit Tigers organization in 2020. He’s now with the Seattle Mariners, and he’s officially the first victim of Major League Baseball’s new foreign substance policy. He was thrown from this afternoon’s game by … Read more

AJ Hinch officially names Tigers starting pitcher for finale vs. Mariners

After losing to the Seattle Mariners 9-6 in 12 innings on Wednesday night, the Detroit Tigers will try to take the series on Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park. Following Wednesday’s loss, Tigers manager AJ Hinch revealed that Tyler Alexander will get the start on Thursday in what will be a “bullpen game” for the good … Read more

Seattle’s Jake Fraley robs Isaac Paredes of walk-off home run [VIDEO]

Sometimes, you just have to tip your cap to your opponent. Seattle Mariners outfielder Jake Fraley robbed Detroit’s Isaac Paredes of what would have been the game-winning walk-off home run in the bottom of the 9th inning at Comerica Park, and turned it into a double play: JAKE FRALEY ROBS A WALKOFF HOMERUN IN DETROIT … Read more

Detroit Tigers OF Akil Baddoo’s catch had 5% probability

Detroit Tigers outfielder Akil Baddoo had an impressive catch last night against the Seattle Mariners, robbing Mitch Haniger of what would likely have been a two-run double. And what’s more is that the catch had a mere likelihood of happening – 5%, to be exact. Baddoo, who covered 72 feet in 3.8 seconds, actually reached … Read more

Spencer Turnbull’s final out vs. Seattle to earn no-hitter [VIDEO]

It was his 50th start in the Majors, and he made the most of it. Detroit Tigers pitcher Spencer Turnbull threw the 8th no hitter in Detroit Tigers history tonight against the Seattle Mariners, earning nine strikeouts while walking just a pair of batters. It’s the first no-hitter in Tigers history since Justin Verlander did … Read more

LOOK: Tigers error leads to hilariously awful home run

This play may very well sum up the Detroit Tigers season, which has essentially been a comedy of errors all year. During Tuesday night’s game between the Tigers and the Seattle Mariners, Seattle’s Kyle Seager’s third home run of the night (yes, you read that right) was made possible by an embarrassing mixup by Tigers … Read more

Gardenhire: “We don’t want to just stand here and take this”

Detroit Tigers skipper Ron Gardenhire’s office door was closed on Sunday morning after the clubhouse was opened to the media. And while that sometimes will signal that a trade or major team move could be imminent, especially with the trade deadline this week, Gardenhire insisted the delay wasn’t because of such a move. Embed from … Read more

ON DECK: Tigers head for Seattle to play the Robinson Cano-less Mariners

How about them Motor City Kitties? Despite a 6-0 loss in the series finale against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday, the Detroit Tigers picked up their first series win over the Tribe in six tries. Their 6-3 victory in Game 1 on Monday also snapped an 11-game slide against their American League Central division rivals. … Read more

SERIES PREVIEW: Tigers eye third-straight win as they return home against Seattle

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins

SEATTLE MARINERS (8-12) vs. DETROIT TIGERS (10-8) Game 1 – Jordan Zimmerman (1-1, 5.94 ERA, 10 K) vs. Felix Hernandez (2-1, 3.55 ERA, 20 K) Tuesday, April 25 @ 7:10 p.m. ET TV: Fox Sports Detroit | Radio: 97.1 The Ticket   Jordan Zimmerman found his command in his last outing against the Rays on April … Read more

Why the Tigers should take a flier on Leonys Marin

Veteran outfielder Leonys Martin was designated for assignment today by the Seattle Mariners. Any team may claim him on their 40-man roster during the next seven days, or if he isn’t claimed in the next week, any team is free to sign him to any team or contract. The Mariners aren’t DFA’ing him because he’s … Read more