Detroit Free Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Detroit Tigers left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez signaled to manager A.J. Hinch in the dugout with one out in the first inning. He exited Wednesday’s start moments later, after a mound visit from athletic trainer Doug Teter.  Six of seven batters reached safely against Rodriguez, whose four-seam fastball averaged 89.5 mph. The 29-year-old primarily
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Show Caption Hide Caption Miguel Cabrera and MLB’s members of the 3,000-hits club Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has joined the 3,000-hits club, the 33rd player in Major League Baseball history to do so. Ryan Ford, Wochit Detroit Tigers (13-24) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (22-15) When: 1:10 p.m. Wednesday. Where: Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg,
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Show Caption Hide Caption Miguel Cabrera and MLB’s members of the 3,000-hits club Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has joined the 3,000-hits club, the 33rd player in Major League Baseball history to do so. Ryan Ford, Wochit Detroit Tigers (13-24) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (22-15) When: 1:10 p.m. Wednesday. Where: Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg,
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Harold Castro, best known for hitting singles, enjoyed the moment. He had no doubt the baseball would soar over the right-field wall. “I knew it,” Castro said. So, he pimped his ninth home run in 252 career games. JEFF SEIDEL: Tigers continue to keep us guessing. But here are 10 reasons to remain optimistic For
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Detroit Tigers right-hander Alex Faedo took the mound Monday for his return to Tropicana Field, about 20 miles from his hometown of Tampa and 150 miles from the University of Florida. It was a homecoming start. Faedo has spent most of his life in Florida, and he attended many Tampa Bay Rays games as a kid. This
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Detroit Tigers took advantage of a fellow struggling team this weekend. They swept the Baltimore Orioles. “We need to keep the same vibe, the same energy in the clubhouse,” third baseman Jeimer Candelario said. “We need to play ball the right way and play clean all the time.” The Tigers (12-23) opened the
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Detroit Tigers fans will get another look at outfielder Daz Cameron at the big-league level. Cameron and fellow top Tigers prospect Alex Faedo, a right-handed pitcher, were called up Monday from Triple-A Toledo. The two fill roster spots for outfielders Austin Meadows (vertigo) and Victor Reyes (quad strain), who hit the 10-day injury list. [ Tigers continue to keep us
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Detroit Tigers (12-23) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (21-14) When: 6:40 p.m. Monday. Where: Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. TV: Bally Sports Detroit. Radio: WXYT-FM (97.1) (Tigers radio affiliates). Probable pitchers: Tigers RHP Alex Fadeo (0-1, 3.60 ERA) vs. Rays RHP Corey Kluber (1-2, 4.55 ERA). • Box score Tigers lineup: TBA. UPDATE: Here’s when Tigers’ Riley Greene (broken foot) could play in
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Detroit Tigers manager A.J. Hinch wasn’t quite ready to call left-hander Tarik Skubal the team’s ace before Sunday afternoon’s series finale against the Baltimore Orioles. After the third-year starter’s dominance at Comerica Park, though — 11 strikeouts in a 5-1 win over the Orioles on Sunday — Hinch might have to reconsider that. Skubal was backed by a trio of
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The Detroit Tigers’ lineup received a boost in the final game of their series against the Baltimore Orioles, as outfielders Austin Meadows and Víctor Reyes returned to the lineup. Meadows missed the first two games of the series at Comerica Park while dealing with an inner-ear issue and vertigo symptoms. Reyes was placed on the
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Detroit Tigers (11-23) vs. Baltimore Orioles (14-20) When: 1:40 p.m. Sunday. Where: Comerica Park. TV: Bally Sports Detroit. Radio: WXYT-FM (97.1) (Tigers radio affiliates). Weather forecast: Clear skies, mid-80s. Probable pitchers: Tigers LHP Tarik Skubal (2-2, 2.94 ERA) vs. Orioles RHP Tyler Wells (1-2, 3.75 ERA). • Box score  ABOUT YESTERDAY: Tigers shut down Orioles, 3-0, despite early Pineda’s departure JUST CLUTCH: How Tigers reliever
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