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Tony Paul's MLB Insider: If Tigers win the AL Central, it...
Billy Butler and the Royals are starting to show their swagger as the AL Central leaders.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Detroit News
Meltdowns push Tigers outside of playoff picture
As baseball's tell-tale numbers and schedule realities go, some will wonder if the Tigers will buck trends that have been making their July-August ways a blueprint for missing the playoffs.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Listless bats threaten to sink Tigers' season
This happens in baseball, but the Tigers are letting it happen way too often. For nearly a month, they've caved in - to frustration, to pressure, to weariness, to whatever.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Bob Wojnowski: Tigers feel fans' frustration, but can't get consumed by pressure
It was scrawled on the white greaseboard in the center of the Tigers clubhouse, a timely statement that was at least half-accurate.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Forget injuries, slumps, streaking Royals: Tigers are still Central favorites
Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has seen his power drop off following core-muscle surgery in the offseason.
Kings of Kauffman
Trade for Josh Willingham Shows that Royals Want More
When I first decided to write this post, I had a pretty good idea of what I was going to say.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
AL Power Rankings: Kansas City shoots up the power rankings, holds...
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields waves to the crowd after throwing a complete game shutout against the San Francisco Giants during a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.
Detroit Free Press
Jeff Seidel: I'm no longer confident in the Tigers' playoff chances
Max Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers looks on from the dugout while wearing a rally cap during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 10, 2014.
Blue Jays, Tigers play game of the year
They call this time of the baseball season the dog days , a phrase that apparently goes back to ancient Greece when Sirius -- the "dog star" -- was closest to the sun and was believed to cause the intense heat of summer.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Tigers place Sanchez, Soria on 15-day DL
Detroit began Sunday 1 ½ games up on the Royals. Sanchez, who is 8-5 with a 3.53 ERA, left Friday's game in the fifth inning with a strained pectoral muscle and returned to Detroit on Saturday to undergo an MRI.
Tigers' woes continue as Anibal Sanchez, Joakim Soria head to DL
A pair of Tigers pitchers, one starter and one reliever, hit the disabled list Sunday as Anibal Sanchez and Joakim Soria were lost for a minimum of two weeks.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Kings of Kauffman
Greg Holland Recorded His 100th Save for the Royals
Aug 8, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals pitcher Greg Holland celebrates with catcher Salvador Perez after beating the San Francisco Giants 4-2 and earning his 100th career save at Kauffman Stadium.
Nathan remains closer
The Tigers lost to the Blue Jays Saturday in extra innings, 3-2 , and the division lead over the Royals is far from imposing .
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Amaro's failure at deadline might not be bad thing
IN PHILADELPHIA this past week, sports fans were hoping that Ruben Amaro was going to make one or more trades in an attempt to restock the Phillies' farm system with young players who have "Big League" potential.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Detroit Tigers: Jim Johnson? Really?
Jim Johnson is headed to the Detroit Tigers on a Minor League deal, but will he turn it around after this season's Major League problems? They did, after all, trade for David Price.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Tigers 4, Rockies 0: Detroit's Anibal Sanchez strikes out 12 in shutout of Colorado
Sanchez -- who was 3-0 as a Marlin but had never faced the Rockies as a Detroit Tiger -- pitched seven shutout innings in a 4-0 win over Colorado.
Bless You Boys
Game 108 Preview: Rockies at Tigers
Pitching Matchup: LHP Jorge De La Rosa vs. RHP Anibal Sanchez You may remember Jorge De La Rosa from his days with the Kansas City Royals in 2006 and 2007.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Let's Go Tribe
Series Preview: Texas Rangers at Cleveland Indians
After a crazy whirlwind day and series loss to the Seattle Mariners, the Indians try to get back to normal with a visit from the last place Texas Rangers.
Twitter Talk: On the Royals, Ezequiel Carrera and the Detroit Tigers' plans for center...
Ezequiel Carrera will share time in center field for the Detroit Tigers following the trade of Austin Jackson.
Bless You Boys
Tigers address a need at the deadline, but what are the Royals thinking?
No team in the AL Central deserves an A-plus grade for their work at the trade deadline, but the Tigers made themselves a better team.