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3 hrs ago | Bless You Boys
Few things cure the ills of an inconsistent bullpen like a pair of late-game home runs to boost your mood and your win column. The Detroit Tigers picked up their starting pitching over the weekend by hitting a pair of two run, go-ahead home runs after the bullpen got involved.
6 hrs ago | MLive.com
Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila looks back to the dugout after the Kansas City Royals scored in the fourth inning at Comerica Park in Detroit on Sept. 10. at Minnesota Twins When: 8:10 p.m. Where: Target Field in Minneapolis TV: Fox Sports Detroit Radio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio network Twitter: Follow James Schmehl and Chris Iott STARTING PITCHERS Detroit Tigers RHP Max Scherzer Lifetime vs. Twins: 8-2, 4.48 ERA Detroit Tigers 1. Ian Kinsler, 2B 2. Torii Hunter, RF 3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B 4. Victor Martinez, DH 5. J.D. Martinez, LF 6. Nick Castellanos, 3B 7. Bryan Holaday, C 8. Andrew Romine, SS 9. Rajai Davis, CF -- As expected, Alex Avila is not in the starting lineup tonight.
10 hrs ago | Twinkie Town
While the Twins keep losing, at least they are giving us a better idea of what the club will look like in 2015. Ho hum, another 2-4 week as the Twins struggle to close out another baseball season like they give a damn.
Apr 30, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Twins designated hitter Josmil Pinto hits a single in the second inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports As the long, difficult Minnesota Twins' season winds down in its final month, we'll take a closer look at some of the new faces added to the roster with our new Who's That Guy? postings.
While not quite as big as the Tigers' next series, the importance of the three games in Minnesota that begin Monday is not lost in the Detroit clubhouse. The Tigers completed a sweep of the Indians on Sunday, effectively ending Cleveland's hopes of a late run at the division title.
Rookie Trevor May struck out a season-high 10 in six innings and the Minnesota Twins overcame Jose Abreu's 35th home run, beating the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Sunday to end a four-game losing streak. May was staked to an early 4-0 lead, then hung on to win his third straight start.
Sep 13, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes throws a pitch against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning in game one of a doubleheader at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports Game one of the second doubleheader for the Minnesota Twins in the past week went a lot like the first doubleheader.
Sep 10, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu during the first inning at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports Yesterday was quite fun for the Chicago White Sox and their fans, by sweeping a doubleheader at home , extending a winning streak and winning the night cap with a walk-off home run.
Dayan Viciedo hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 7-6 win over the Minnesota Twins and a sweep of their doubleheader on Saturday. Jose Abreu started the winning rally with a leadoff walk against Glen Perkins .
Hughes was charged with all five Chicago runs -- three earned -- on six hits and a walk, tossing 106 pitches over seven-plus innings. was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to bring in another.
Left-hander Tommy Milone 's return from a tired pitching shoulder and sore neck has been pushed past Monday, an already delayed setback. Milone had been slated to return on 10 days of rest Saturday before Friday's three-game series opener against the White Sox was rained out, forcing a doubleheader Saturday.
The Minnesota Twins at Chicago White Sox game has been postponed by rain. Friday night's rainout was rescheduled for a traditional Twins-White Sox postponed by rain CHICAGO - The Minnesota Twins at Chicago White Sox game has been postponed by rain.
Aug 27, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals designated hitter Billy Butler connects for a two run single in the eighth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals won 6-1.
Rookie T.J. House pitched seven sharp innings, Carlos Santana homered and drove in both runs and the Cleveland Indians completed a doubleheader sweep with a 2-0 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday.
Fresh off taking three of four from the Athletics, the White Sox will send left-hander Jose Quintana to the hill for the series opener against the Twins on Friday night at U.S. Cellular Field. He took another no-decision in his last outing, allowing just one run on seven hits while striking out seven Indians.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:25 pm
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