Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Joakim Soria News

Joakim Soria news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

14 hrs ago | Detroit News

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Billy Butler, Baseball Players, Justin Verlander, Miguel Cabrera, National League West, National League, Opinion

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Al Alburquerque, Baseball Players, Justin Verlander, Ezequiel Carrera, Blaine Hardy

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Detroit News

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Miguel Cabrera, Baseball Players, Felix Hernandez, Rick Porcello, Max Scherzer, Justin Verlander

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Detroit News

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Victor Martinez, Baseball Players, Little League, Justin Verlander, Miguel Cabrera

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Detroit News

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Doug Fister, Baseball Players, Miguel Cabrera, Justin Verlander, Rick Porcello, Max Scherzer

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer, Billy Butler, Justin Verlander

Mon Aug 11, 2014

MassLive.com

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, American League, American League East, Detroit Tigers, Oakland Athletics, Baltimore Orioles, Baseball Players

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Austin Jackson, Rajai Davis

Watersblogged

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Al Alburquerque, Baseball Players, Nick Castellanos, Ryan Goins, Phil Coke

Sun Aug 10, 2014

News Observer

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.

Comment?

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

Detroit News

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Robbie Ray

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Mike Montgomery

CBS Sports

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 .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Max Scherzer, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Philly.com

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Yoenis Cespedes, Baseball Players, Cliff Lee

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Isportsweb.com

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jim Johnson, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Zach Britton, Darren O'Day

Sun Aug 03, 2014

MLive.com

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anibal Sanchez, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Victor Martinez, Joba Chamberlain, Austin Jackson

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Juan Nicasio, Jorge De La Rosa, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Nick Castellanos

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Mitch Moreland, Baseball Players, Cleveland Indians, Major League Baseball, Tanner Scheppers, Luis Sardinas

MLive.com

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Austin Jackson, Ezequiel Carrera, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Michigan High School Sports, High School Sports, Phil Coke, Baseball Players, Joe Nathan, Corey Knebel

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••