Baltimore Orioles

Tigers Win in Extra Innings
The Detroit Tigers snatched an extra innings win from the Baltimore Orioles Friday night.  The final score 4 – 3.  Reliever Ryan Perry picked up his first win of the season.  Victor Martinez provided the run-scoring double in the 11th inning which gave Detroit the win over the O…
Late Tiger Rally Falls Short in Series Finale with Orioles
Tiger starter Doug Fister had trouble keeping the ball in the park and ended up surrendering the series finale to the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.  The final score:  Orioles 8, Tigers 5.  The Tigers made a late run at a comeback.  Pinch-hitter Brennan Boesch, who hit a slicing li…
Tigers Head Home to Open Home Season with Loss
The Detroit Tigers dropped the rubber game of a three game set with the Baltimore Orioles last night before heading home for the first time this season.  And once again, it was the middle relief pitching that brought them down.  The Tigers led the game three different times with timely off…
Tiger Catcher Avila … Has Fun in Win
Detroit Tiger catcher Alex Avila decided to take Manager Jim Leyland’s words of advice to heart and “have some fun”.  Leyland had observed that Avila wasn’t playing as loose as he did when he played at Alabama.  Avila went 3 for 4…
Tigers Lose to Birds
The Detroit Tigers have today off after helping the Orioles open their home schedule with a 5 – 1 loss to the birds in Baltimore.  Tiger pitchers have given up a 3 run homer in each of their first four games.  They gave up only 13 three run dingers all of last year...