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Tigers 8, White Sox 4: Kyle Ryan throws six shutout innings for Detroit in MLB debut

Kyle Ryan threw six shutout innings in his major-league debut Saturday night as the Tigers earned an 8-4 victory to earn a split of their doubleheader with the Chicago White Sox.

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Related Topix: Sports, Alex Avila, Baseball Players, Don Kelly, Ezequiel Carrera

Tue Aug 26, 2014

SLAM! Sports

MLB notes: Tigers set sights on Astros closer Qualls

According to MLB.com, the Tigers have claimed Houston Astros closer Chad Qualls on a revocable waiver claim.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Hector Santiago, Taijuan Walker

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Rayhawk Review

What Is Wrong With Grant Balfour?

August 4, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Grant Balfour delivers a pitch against the Oakland Athletics during the 10th inning at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Baseball Players

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Call to the Pen

Tigers' Jim Johnson experiment failing already

Aug 17, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Jim Johnson pitches in the sixth inning against the Seattle Mariners at Comerica Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Dustin Ackley, Seattle Mariners, Oakland Athletics

The Baltimore Sun

Orioles and White Sox both traded away closers, but only one worked out

The beating the Orioles put on the Chicago White Sox bullpen Monday night - five runs in the eighth inning off three relievers with ERAs over five - was born of the same offseason strategy that the Orioles took with their bullpen.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox, Addison Reed, American League, Tommy Hunter

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Detroit Tigers

Davis steals three bases before early exit

He created a couple pieces of statistical history, but no offense. Davis left Sunday's 8-1 loss to the Mariners after six innings with a bruised left thumb suffered on his third stolen base of the game and his 30th of the year.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball

The News Tribune

Mariners cruise past Tigers, 8-1

Seattle took two out of three in the series to improve to 67-56 on the season, while taking a half-game lead over Detroit in the race for the second wild-card spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, David Price, Robbie Ray

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Bless You Boys

Jim Johnson called up from Triple-A Toledo

The Tigers hope the recently waived Jim Johnson can recover his 2012 All-Star form and help shore up a shaky bullpen.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Melvin Mercedes

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Detroit News

Reliever Jim Johnson asks for another outing in Toledo

Detroit -- The presumption was that veteran reliever Jim Johnson was going to be summoned from Triple-A Toledo on Wednesday night, replacing Buck Farmer on the Tigers' 25-man roster.

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Detroit News

Reliever Jim Johnson asks for another outing in Toledo

The presumption was that veteran reliever Jim Johnson was going to be summoned from Triple-A Toledo on Wednesday night, replacing Buck Farmer on the Tigers' 25-man roster.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Bearcats' Scott Diamond gets win for new teamBearcats' Scott Diamond...

Bearcats' Scott Diamond gets win for new team Alumni Update: Scott Diamond brings his A-game against his former Rochester teammates.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Detroit News

Tigers' reclamation project Jim Johnson takes his first step back

Toledo -- If there was an answer, the question wouldn't be asked in the first place.

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Detroit News

Tigers' reclamation project Jim Johnson takes his first step back

If there was an answer, the question wouldn't be asked in the first place. If Jim Johnson, who saved 101 games in the previous two seasons, knew why he suddenly couldn't get anybody out, he wouldn't be here pitching for Triple A Toledo.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Motor City Bengals

Can Jim Johnson help the Detroit Tigers?

Jul 1, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Jim Johnson makes a throw to first in the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Doug Fister, Baseball Players, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Baltimore Orioles, Jemile Weeks

Tue Aug 05, 2014

New York Yankees

Yanks call on Capuano in last of Cy Young matchups

The Tigers will send the last of a stretch of three consecutive Cy Young Award winners to the mound Wednesday as they continue their four-game series at Yankee Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Max Scherzer, Justin Verlander, Eugenio Suarez, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Tigers' Dave Dombrowski hopes Jim Johnson can help in bullpen 'at some point'

Jim Johnson had a few good years in Baltimore as a relief pitcher. He struggled with command this season as an Oakland A. Now he's a Tiger.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Detroit Tigers, Oakland Athletics

MSNBC

Tigers, not Orioles, sign A's castoff Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson worked out for the Orioles after being released by the A's and most people assumed he was ready for a reunion in Baltimore, but not so fast says Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com.

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Big News Network.com

Former As reliever Johnson works out for Os

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

MSNBC

Report: Jim Johnson signs with unidentified team

According to Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports, free agent reliever Jim Johnson has signed with an unidentified team .

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Former closer Jim Johnson to work out for Orioles on Monday in Sarasota, Fla.

Former Orioles closer Jim Johnson cleared release waivers Sunday afternoon, so he now is eligible to sign with any major league organization.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball

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