Detroit Tigers take 1st step in road to recovery: Admitting they stink

The Tigers sent their season-ticket holders a letter this week and took the first step toward recovery: acceptance.

       

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Boyd to start Game 1 of doubleheader vs. Tribe

The last time the Indians visited Detroit, the Tribe only led the American League Central by a couple of games. Cleveland has since hit its stride and taken a commanding lead in the division, and it will look to continue its strong stretch with a four-game series against the Tigers, beginning with Friday’s doubleheader at Comerica Park.

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Rockies strand 11, fall to Castellanos and Tigers 4-3

Detroit Tigers’ Alex Presley slides safely into third base after hitting a triple off Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Antonio Senzatela in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado tossed his bat to the ground in repulsion when his hard-hit liner disappeared into the glove of second baseman Ian Kinsler to start the ninth. Nicholas Castellanos had three hits, including a two-run triple , and Jordan Zimmermann rebounded from early trouble to help the Detroit Tigers beat Colorado 4-3 on Monday. The Rockies stranded 11 baserunners […]

Saupold can’t replicate success vs. Arenado

Nolan Arenado crushes a three-run home run, his 30th of the year, to center field to give the Rockies a 7-3 lead in the bottom of the 7th DENVER — In Monday’s series opener, Tigers reliever Warwick Saupold faced Nolan Arenado in the sixth inning of a tight game, eventually striking out the Rockies’ slugger with the bases loaded in a game Detroit went on to win. It was a different story when these two faced each other in the seventh inning of Tuesday’s game at Coors Field. This time, Arenado crushed a three-run home run as part of […]