August 25, 2012 |
DETROIT - The Angels turned to their bullpen to protect a narrow lead Saturday night and the familiar sting of the second half returned. Angels reliever Garrett Richards surrendered two eighth-inning singles before a two-out, two-run double by Jhonny Peralta as the Tigers snapped the Angels' four-game winning streak, 5-3, at Comerica Park. The loss dropped the Angels (66-61) 3 1/2 games behind American League wild-card leaders Tampa Bay and Oakland, while Detroit (68-58) moved back to 2 1/2 games ahead of the Angels.
December 27, 2012 |
Make no mistake. Tigers have gone extinct in Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Singapore, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, the islands of Bali and Java in Indonesia and possibly in Korea. The iconic big cats remain endangered with extinction in other parts of their range, including China, Russia, Nepal, India and Thailand, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature . A few years...
August 15, 2009 |
at Detroit 1, Kansas City 0: Brandon Inge's home run with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Tigers. Brandon Lyon (6-4) picked up the win with one inning of relief as the Tigers extended their scoreless innings streak to 21. Toronto 5, at Tampa Bay 2: Roy Halladay gave up two runs over eight innings for his 13th win. Halladay (13-5) was 0-2 in three previous starts against Tampa Bay this season. at Minnesota 11, Cleveland 0: Scott Baker pitched a two-hitter, Jason Kubel homered and had five RBIs and the Twins rolled.
October 7, 2011 |
Game 1: Saturday, 5 p.m. Detroit (RHP Justin Verlander, 24-5, 2.40) at Texas (LHP C.J. Wilson, 16-7, 2.94) Game 2: Sunday, 4:45 p.m. Detroit (RHP Max Scherzer, 15-9, 4.43) at Texas (LHP Derek Holland, 16-5, 3.95) Game 3: Tuesday, 5 p.m. Texas (RHP Colby Lewis, 14-10, 4.40) at Detroit (RHP Doug Fister, 11-13, 2.83) Game 4: Wednesday, 1:15 p.m. Texas (LHP Matt Harrison, 14-9, 3.39) at Detroit (RHP Rick Porcello, 14-9, 4.75)
September 7, 2009 |
Brandon Inge hit a grand slam in the ninth inning and Detroit defeated Tampa Bay, 5-3, Sunday to complete a sweep of a three-game series. The Tigers won their sixth game in a row and have a seven-game lead over second-place Minnesota in the American League Central. Edwin Jackson (12-6) went eight innings for Detroit, which overcame a 3-1 deficit in the ninth against five relievers. Tampa Bay's Evan Longoria hit a career-high 28th home run. -- associated press
September 12, 2009 |
Toronto 6, at Detroit 4: Aaron Hill had four hits and the Blue Jays handed the Tigers their fourth loss in a row. Oakland 12, at Minnesota 5: Jack Cust hit one of the Athletics' five home runs and Clayton Mortensen earned his first major league victory. Kansas City 2, at Cleveland 1 (12): Miguel Olivo homered with one out in the 12th inning for the Royals, who won their fifth in a row. Tampa Bay at Boston, ppd., rain: The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Sunday.