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    • 8:20 PM, Jul. 10, 2014

    Tigers' Rick Porcello grateful for support in bid to make AL All-Star team

    It will have to be a last-minute development if the Tigers' Rick Porcello is to make the American League All-Star team. The great campaign on his behalf is over.

    • 12:45 AM, Jul. 11, 2014
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    Tigers make it look easy with 16-4 romp over Royals

    Ah, yes, first place versus second again the Tigers and Royals. For a series to be a showdown, though, both teams need to show up which only one did Thursday night.

    • 10:34 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    J.D. Martinez showing Tigers he's got the write stuff

    With the music blasting in the Tigers clubhouse late Wednesday afternoon, and most of his teammates hitting the showers or grabbing a quick bite to eat before heading to the airport for the coming trip to Kansas City, J.D. Martinez sat in front of his locker still in uniform and grabbed a well-worn notebook and a pen.

    • 4:27 PM, Jul. 10, 2014
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    Thursday's Tigers-Royals live tweets: Detroit routs K.C.

    The Tigers begin their last series before the All-Star break with a rout of Kansas City.

    • 9:03 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Tigers closer Joe Nathan finds it's a game of inches

    Now Nathan is behaving like the pitcher who tortured the Tigers for years and who treated other teams almost as cruelly. His remedy was as ironic as the mechanical malady that in earlier games had him walking batters and getting bashed.

    • 11:41 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Tigers bring bats again, back Scherzer's mastery to sweep Dodgers

    Despite a lineup that didn't include Miguel Cabrera or Victor Martinez, the Tigers jumped on Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke early and held on for a 4-1 victory Wednesday at Comerica Park.

    • 8:28 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Alex Avila's scoop helps Tigers, Scherzer avoid jam against Dodgers

    The Tigers catcher made a brilliant stop on a wild change-up by Max Scherzer in the top of the sixth inning a play that won't get remembered in the box score, but was pivotal in Detroit's 4-1 victory over the Dodgers on Wednesday.

    • 1:58 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Former Tigers shortstop Tom Veryzer dies at 61

    Tom Veryzer, the man who preceded Alan Trammell as Tigers shortstop, passed away this week at the age of 61. Veryzer suffered a stroke last week at his home in Long Island, N.Y.

  1. Ferndale family thanks Tigers fan for 'magical' night

    Detroit For a Ferndale family who went to Comerica Park on Tuesday for the Tigers game, the come-from-behind win was special, but it was an unsigned note left from a mysterious baseball fan that made the night 'magical.'

    • 7:36 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Tigers' Austin Jackson, hitting leadoff, seeks his 'spot' in order

    Jackson's return to leadoff has had mixed results. He's had some multi-hit games during the experiment, which now is more than a week old. He's also had some 0-fors.

    • 11:47 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Tigers' utility man Danny Worth tosses aside knuckleball to stick in infield

    It was a tempting scenario, rich in irony and potential. Danny Worth, fighting to stick in the big leagues as an infielder, would instead find life and longevity as a knuckleball pitcher. But it isn't about to happen. Not soon.

    • 3:44 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Tigers' Rick Porcello remains third in All-Star 'Final Vote' contest

    No change here. Tigers starting pitcher Rick Porcello remains in third place among the five starting pitchers on the American League's All-Star Game 'Final Vote' ballot. Fans can continue to cast ballots at MLB.com, or via text message. The voting concludes at 4 p.m. Thursday.

    • 12:26 AM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Thanks to replay, Torii Hunter sparks Tigers' comeback

    Tuesday night wasn't exactly conventional baseball. The Tigers were booed off the field after the top of the first inning, trailing 5-0, only to score the next 14 runs thumping the Dodgers in a rout at Comerica Park.

    • 2:45 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Stats show Tigers were hitting ball hard even before Tuesday's offensive explosion

    Fans might've been down on the Tigers after Sunday's loss, a third straight to the Rays after winning the opening game of the series. But Tigers players, they weren't sweating particularly the hitters.

    • 5:33 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Yankees place Masahiro Tanaka on DL with elbow inflammation

    Tanaka, who leads the majors with 12 wins, allowed five runs and 10 hits both career highs in 62/3 innings in a 5-3 loss to the Indians on Tuesday night. ...

    • 6:37 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Jury finds Dodgers partly responsible in fan beating

    The jury found damages of about $18 million but said the Dodgers were responsible for only a quarter of the sum. The rest of the responsibility was split ...

    • 11:20 AM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez out for series finale against Dodgers

    Tough enough that the Tigers were staring Wednesday at Zack Greinke as the Dodgers' starting pitcher ahead of their 1:08 game, but Detroit was also taking on ...

    • 2:16 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Wednesday's Tigers-Dodgers live tweets: Detroit wins second straight against L.A.

    The Tigers got the two-game, interleague series sweep against the Dodgers on Wednesday afternoon at Comerica Park. Follow the game with tweets from our Tigers ...

    • 6:16 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Tiger Stadium diamond preservation plan could move forward next week

    Next week, the first steps to city approval could begin for plans to preserve the former baseball diamond at the old Tiger Stadium while building development ...

    • 12:39 AM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Tigers, Justin Verlander weather rough start to rout Dodgers

    About the hitting the Tigers did all night, we could talk all day. Down 5-0 to the Los Angeles Dodgers after the first inning on Tuesday night, the Tigers were ...

    • 11:28 AM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Ex-Tiger Prince Fielder gets naked for ESPN mag's Body Issue

    Fielder, traded to the Rangers this past offseason, shed his clothes for the magazine's annual Body Issue, which features various athletes sans clothes ...

    • 8:06 PM, Jul. 7, 2014
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    For Tigers broadcaster Mario Impemba, preparation is pivotal

    Within a 162-game baseball season, broadcasters go through summer lulls; instead of knee-buckling curveballs and slick-moving sliders, they try to ward off mid- ...

    • 12:56 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Tigers' Rick Porcello running third in All-Star fan vote

    White Sox ace Chris Sale is leading the American League in fan votes, which can be submitted via text message or at MLB.com. Garrett Richards of the Angels is ...

    • 11:51 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Tigers Mailbag: Joel Hanrahan's health will determine need for relief on trade market

    Remember, when the Tigers signed Hanrahan to an incentive-laden deal back in early May, the hope though certainly not the guarantee was that the right- ...

    • 8:48 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Tigers outfielder Andy Dirks begins injury rehab assignment

    Dirks' return to the Tigers as an active player still isn't around the corner. But at least it can be measured now in weeks, instead of months. And the number ...

    • 11:48 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw scoffs at not facing Tigers' Max Scherzer: 'It's still a good pitching matchup'

    The Tigers aren't shedding any tears about missing him. But you better believe Tigers fans wanted a glimpse of Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw this week. And he ...

    • 11:56 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Tuesday's Tigers-Dodgers live tweets: Tigers storm back from slow start in rout

    The Tigers kick off a two-game interleague series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. They split a two-game series with the Dodgers in Los Angeles in April. ...

    • 11:12 PM, Jul. 7, 2014
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    Stars are aligned for crucial Tigers-Dodgers series

    Outside of that exhibition game at Target Field, you'd be hard-pressed to find more star power in the same ballpark than over the next two days at Comerica ...

    • 1:37 PM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Idina Menzel to sing national anthem at MLB All-Star Game

    The Tony-winning performer will sing the national anthem at the MLB All-Star Game on July 15 in Minneapolis. Menzel will also perform during the pre-game ...

    • 2:49 PM, Jul. 7, 2014
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    Tigers' Victor Martinez a question mark for All-Star Game

    Although Martinez got the news Sunday he was selected to the American League All-Star team, it's not clear whether he'll play. Soreness in his right side kept ...

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