8 hrs ago
Tigers starting pitching undone by bullpen collapses, weak offense
The Tigers wrapped up a three-game series with the Kansas City Royals with a 4-3 extra-innings loss Wednesday despite great pitching from Jeremy Bonderman -- which seems to be a trend so far this season.
21 hrs ago
Justin Verlander returns to fundamentals to try to remedy slump
When Justin Verlander struggled in unprecedented ways during his last start - namely, that seven-run third inning in Texas - he said he intended to fix the problem by getting back to basics.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Miami Herald
Indians tamed 5-1 by Tigers
Scherzer retired 22 straight batters after the first inning and Miguel Cabrera made the Indians pay for not walking him by hitting a two-run homer, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 5-1 win Tuesday night.
Fantasy Baseball: Week 8 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Breakdown
If you listened to my advice last week , you took a shot on Scott Kazmir, only to see him give up four runs, and steered clear of Francisco Liriano as he shined.
Where the Detroit Tigers stand after 42 games
The Detroit Tigers have now played 42 games of the 2013 season. That 40 game mark is significant since it was famed former Tigers manager Sparky Anderson that often said it takes 40 games to see what you got each season.
Mon May 20, 2013
Bless You Boys
Pitching through the first quarter
After reviewing the first quarter performance of the offense, we found that while some players are over-performing and others under-performing, on balance the Tigers are scoring a lot of runs and should continue the pace.
Inside the Detroit Tigers: Miguel Cabrera remains on hot streak;...
Miguel Cabrera hit three home runs Sunday night and hit .429 over the past week.
Sun May 19, 2013
Bless You Boys
Tigers 2, Rangers 1: Porcello, bullpen combine forces to win pitcher's duel
You wanted a pitcher's duel in Texas? You got one. But it wouldn't be Justin Verlander and Yu Darvish dueling.
Andrus' five-hit night lights Rangers' fuse
There will be no Wally Pipping in Texas, no matter how many hits Elvis Andrus gets while keeping Ian Kinsler's leadoff spot warm until he recovers from a strained side.
Detroit Tigers' Jim Leyland on Justin Verlander: 'I'm not really worried about him at all'
Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander looks at the baseball after walking in Texas Rangers' David Murphy in the third inning Thursday.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Miami Herald
Verlander tries to go 'back to the basics'
Justin Verlander threw his between-starts bullpen session Saturday. It came two days after he gave up seven runs in the third inning to the Rangers.
Live blog, 8 p.m.: Can Anibal Sanchez continue to rack up strikeouts, calm scorching Texas Rangers?
Anibal Sanchez allowed two earned runs in eight innings of work May 8 in a 3-1 loss to the Washington Nationals.
Major League Baseball
Tigers fan's Beat the Streak quest hits 40
Aaron Brown's strategy for MLB.com's Beat the Streak game isn't anything complicated, but it's working well for him this season.
Washington defends Darvish's pitch count
Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington found himself having to defend the 130 pitches he allowed ace Yu Darvish to throw during Thursday night's victory against Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers .
Justin Verlander Isn't Good Anymore And Other Random Thoughts
MAY 04: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers looks on from the dugout against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 4, 2013 in Houston, Texas.
Fri May 17, 2013
Rangers Vex Verlander; Sox & Caps Score Road Wins ...
FALSE HOPES: Detroit Tigers OF Don Kelly is congratulated by third base coach Tom Brookens after hitting a home run as Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish grabs a rosin bag in the first inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Arlington, Texas May 16, 2013.
Detroit Tigers' Rick Porcello shuts down Texas Rangers, Jose Valverde picks up save in 2-1 win
Detroit Tigers' Andy Dirks is tagged out at home plate by Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto in the third inning Friday.
Bout of wildness sends Alburquerque to Toledo
Al Alburquerque's struggles commanding the strike zone not only cost him his manager's trust, it also cost him his spot in the Tigers' bullpen.
Los Angeles Dodgers look for the sign of the four
If the Dodgers are going to turn things around this season, it may come down to the number four.
4 Things We Learned About Detroit Tigers Through the First Quarter of the Season
With the one-quarter mark of the 2013 season approaching, the Detroit Tigers have reinforced the fans' offseason hype that they are a strong World Series contender.