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WATCH: Detroit Tigers’ rookie Dustin Peterson gets doused with ice water following game-winning hit vs.Yankees

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The Detroit Tigers have had a heck of a time scoring runs so far in 2019 and that was no different on Tuesday night against the New York Yankees.

With the score tied 1-1 in the top of the ninth inning, Niko Goodrum worked a walk off Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman with Tigers’ rookie Dustin Peterson on deck.

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Peterson, who had not yet picked up his first Major League hit, came up big by taking a Chapman pitch and sending it over the head of Yankees outfielder Mike Tauchman for a double, scoring Goodrum and putting the Tigers up 2-1.

The Tigers ended up adding on another run (Peterson scored) and Shane Greene shut down his former team in the ninth to seal the deal.

Following the game, Peterson was being interviewed on the field when he was given his first ice water bath by some of his fellow teammates.

Check it out.

Let’s hope this is the start of some hot bats for the Tigers!

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BREAKING: Detroit Tigers announce SP for Easter Sunday

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According to the Detroit Tigers, lefty Daniel Norris will get the start on Easter Sunday. It will be his first start of the 2019 campaign.

In three appearances this season, Norris has posted a 4.32 ERA with four strikeouts in 8.1 innings of work.

NOTE: Saturday’s game has been postponed due to inclement weather.

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REPORT: Detroit Tigers seem to have something special planned for Steve Yzerman

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Steve Yzerman has officially been announced as the next Executive VP and General Manager of the Detroit Red Wings.

That took place earlier at Little Caesars Arena which means Yzerman probably is looking for something to do for the remainder of the evening, right?

Well, it sounds like the Detroit Tigers have him covered.

According to Tony Paul of the Detroit News, it “looks like” Yzerman will be throwing out the first pitch before tonight’s game between the Tigers and the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park.

The Tigers even have a uniform ready for The Captain.

Nothing has been officially announced but it looks like Yzerman will indeed be throwing out the first pitch before tonight’s game.

LOOK: Detroit Tigers honor Red Wings’ Steve Yzerman on scoreboard

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LOOK: Detroit Tigers honor Red Wings’ Steve Yzerman on scoreboard

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On Friday, the Detroit Red Wings held a 3 p.m. press conference, officially announcing Steve Yzerman as their next Executive VP and General Manager.

Earlier this morning, news broke that Yzerman was coming home and that has certainly been the talk of the town.

As you can see in the photo below, the Detroit Tigers are welcoming Yzerman back to the Motor City via a picture on their scoreboard.

This is real, folks! Our Captain has returned home!

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