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Tigers Beat Rangers to Head Back to Texas
Starter Justin Verlander tossed seven and one third innings of solid ball and Phil Coke cleaned up the rest of the way in beating the Texas Rangers 7 - 5 yesterday afternoon.  The Detroit Tigers bats woke up as they got homers from Alex Avila, Ryan Raburn and two from Delmon Young...
Tigers On The Board Top Texas In ALCS Game Three
Victor Martinez, Jhonny Peralta and Miguel Cabrera each popped solo home runs to back seven-and-a-third stellar innings of duty from Doug Fister as the Tigers topped Texas, 5-2, in Game Three of the American League Championship Series on Tuesday night.
Tigers Lose Series Finale to the Rangers
Tiger starter Brad Penny continued his early inning troubles in Thursday’s loss to the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park.  The Final score:  Rangers 5, Tigers 2.  Penny gave up all five runs in 6 and 2/3rds innings of work.  Victor Martinez and Miguel Cabrera provide…
New Starter Wins First as a Tiger
Starter Doug Fister picked up his first win as a Detroit Tiger last night.  The Tigers took their second in a row against the Texas Rangers, 5 – 4.  Fister allowed three runs, two earned, on eight hits in seven innings.  Jose Valverde got his 30th save in as many attempts this s…
Boesch Homer Trumps Bullpen Failure in Win
Brennan Boesch hit a solo dinger during an eighth-inning rain shower, sending the Detroit Tigers to a 6 - 5 victory over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night.  Reliever Joaquin Benoit melted down in the top of the eighth inning giving up two homers to tie the game at 5 – 5...
Tiger Hitters Pound Texas Pitchers, AGAIN!
The Tigers continue to swing hot bats and set season highs for hits on back-to-back nights, destroying Texas pitching for 20 hits on Tuesday night in an 8 - 1 victory over the AL West-leading Rangers.  Austin Jackson, Victor Martinez, Casper Wells and Alex Avila all picked up three hits a piece…
Tigers Bats Wake Up in Opener against Texas
Brennan Boesch had a career night against the Texas Rangers last night.  Boesch went 5 for 6 with two home runs and 5 RBI’s in route to a 13 – 7 win over the Rangers.  Andy Dirks and Alex Avila also hit bombs for Detroit.  Pitcher Max Scherzer picked up his seven…
Another Walk-off Win For Tigers!
The Tigers took the second game in two days with a walk-off run in the bottom on the ninth inning yesterday at Comerica Park.  The Tigers beat the Texas Rangers 3 – 2 with a ninth inning home run by third baseman Brandon Inge.  Relief pitcher Jose Valverde (2-0) pitched a scoreless t…
Tiger Bats Continue Silent Treatment
The Detroit Tigers continue to struggle at bat.  Last night at Comerica Park, Starter Justin Verlander was able to limit the explosive Texas Rangers to just two runs in a 2 – 0 loss.  Verlander pitched well enough to win and deserved better...