Detroit Tigers

Tigers get clarification on slide rule
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The Tigers had received an update from Major League Baseball clarifying aspects of the slide rule at second base before Tuesday’s win and Anthony Gose’s attempt at breaking up a double play on the go-ahead run brought it into the limelight. “I just got an email recently making that clear,” manager Brad Ausmus said. Tuesday’s […]

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Pelfrey seeks first victory of 2016 facing Orioles
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The red-hot, homer-happy Orioles will return home to Baltimore on Thursday to begin a four-game series against a struggling Tigers club that is below .500. Ubaldo Jimenez gets the call for Baltimore, and he’ll be opposed by Detroit righty Mike Pelfrey.

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Ausmus has had a front-row seat for K history
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Detroit’s Brad Ausmus knows a little bit about 20-K games, having been a player in two and a manager in one.

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Hard-working Tigers relieved to see streak end
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The Tigers ended their losing streak at seven games with Tuesday’s 5-4 win over the Nationals. They felt like it was coming, the way they had played the last few games. They still weren’t ashamed to express a sense of relief.

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Tigers hoping to get rehabbing Maybin in center
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The waiting game continues for the Tigers to get Cameron Maybin into their outfield. While Maybin’s rehab assignment continues at Triple-A Toledo, he continues to be limited to designated-hitter duties.

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Yanks, Tigers to make up game June 2
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The Yankees-Tigers game that was postponed by inclement weather April 10 has been rescheduled for June 2 at 7:40 p.m. ET at Comerica Park.

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Zimmermann happy for former teammate
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A day before facing the Nationals, Tigers right-hander Jordan Zimmermann said he was pleased to learn that former teammate Stephen Strasburg had signed a seven-year, $175 million contract with Washington.

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Zimmermann faces former team, ex-Tiger Scherzer
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Jordan Zimmermann faced the Tigers in 2013 at Nationals Park, beating them with seven innings of one-run ball. On Wednesday, he’ll take the same mound, wearing a Tigers uniform, and try to beat his old club, while Max Scherzer tries to beat his.

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Gritty Tigers hold off Nationals, snap 7-game skid
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The Tigers scored three runs in the top of the sixth inning to help edge the Nationals, 5-4, at Nationals Park on Tuesday night. The victory snapped the Tigers’ seven-game losing streak, while the Nationals have lost five of their last six games.

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Tigers ask prospect Fulmer to step up vs. Nationals
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Bryce Harper hasn’t yet faced many pitchers younger than him. Michael Fulmer has him by 151 days. The Tigers, who have lost seven straight games, need their top prospect to take another step toward maturation as a pitcher if they’re going to keep the Nationals’ offense contained and compete with Joe Ross, who’s off to […]

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Deep in skid, Tigers finding misfortune in late frames
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The Tigers continue to search for the end to their losing streak. For a third consecutive game, they turned the corner and found another long haul.

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Tigers back Anibal with 2 HRs, but fall on walk-off
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Clint Robinson ended a wild night at Nationals Park with a walk-off home run in the ninth inning to lead the Nationals a 5-4 victory over the Tigers on Monday night. The homer came one batter after Bryce Harper was ejected from the game for arguing balls and strikes from the dugout when Danny Espinosa […]

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