Detroit Tigers

Farmer hoping for encore in spot start
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The Angels and Tigers continue their series on Wednesday at Comerica Park featuring two pitchers with 21 combined Major League starts. Los Angeles right-hander Alex Meyer faces Detroit righty Buck Farmer in game two of the three-game set.

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Avila homers, but win streak snapped at 4
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Even without Mike Trout, the Angels continue to make themselves at home in Comerica Park. Kole Calhoun and C.J. Cron homered before the Angels’ bullpen held off a Tigers charge at the end for a 5-3 win on Tuesday night.

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Maybin returns to Detroit as member of Halos
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Cameron Maybin has turned the page on his second go-round as a Tiger. And though he won’t play in the three-game series this week as a member of the visiting Angels, Maybin is happy to be back where he enjoyed the best season of his 11-year career.

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Boyd focused on attacking hitters in Triple-A
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Matthew Boyd was told by Tigers manager Brad Ausmus to attack hitters and regain a “killer instinct” while in Triple-A.

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Tigers' ability to blend pop, baserunning a boon
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The Tigers simply outslugged the White Sox in the first two games of their series at Comerica Park this past weekend. But on Sunday, they used astute baserunning to set up a 7-4 walk-off win.

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Norris aiming to extend outing vs. Angels
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After a day off for both teams, the Tigers and Angels will open a three-game series at Comerica Park on Tuesday night. The Tigers will send lefty Daniel Norris to the mound, opposite right-hander Jesse Chavez for the Angels. The two teams split a four-game set in Los Angeles, so the trio of games in […]

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Tigers ride Upton's walk-off HR to series sweep
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After torching the White Sox for double-digit runs in the first two games of the series, the Tigers needed some drama to escape with a 7-4 walk-off win and take a three-game sweep over Chicago at Comerica Park on Sunday.

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Statcast of the Day: J-Up's walk-off homer
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Opponents had gone just 3-for-31 against White Sox closer David Robertson’s knuckle curve this year — until Justin Upton drove it out for a walk-off home run Sunday in Detroit.

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Zimmermann finally sliding into comfort zone
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It took months, with a surgery and several rocky starts between, but Jordan Zimmermann found his slider on Saturday and used it to help command six strong innings in Detroit’s 10-1 win over the White Sox.

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Fulmer aims to throw strikes in Tigers' big win
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Michael Fulmer’s start on Friday could’ve been a lot different had the Tigers not thumped the White Sox, 15-5. But pitching with a big lead early — Detroit led by nine after three innings — changes a pitcher’s priorities and lessens the necessity to nibble.

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Verlander seeking similar success vs. Sox
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Justin Verlander certainly is good enough to shut down an opposing team almost single-handedly, with another chance for the Detroit ace to show his stuff Sunday afternoon against the White Sox in the scheduled series finale at Comerica Park.

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Zimm stymies White Sox; Tigers hit 4 HRs
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For Tigers starter Jordan Zimmermann, the sequel was much better than the original. Facing the White Sox for the second time in a week, Zimmermann allowed just one run in six innings as part of Detroit’s 10-1 win Saturday at Comerica Park.

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