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Indians move into a tie for wild card spot, beat Tigers 7-0

Sep. 19, 2019 10:53 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mike Clevinger pitched six shutdown innings, Franmil Reyes homered in his return to the lineup and the Cleveland Indians moved into a tie for the second AL wild card with a 7-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night. Francisco Lindor added three hits, and Cleveland matched Tampa Bay...

Orioles top Tigers 6-2 in meeting of historically bad teams

Sep. 14, 2019 12:00 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Baltimore beat Detroit in the opener of the battle of the bad. In the first meeting in 50 years of major league teams both 50 or more games under .500, DJ Stewart and Trey Mancini homered to lead the Orioles over the Tigers 6-2 on Friday night. "I think we can all look in the mirror at night...

More injury woes for Yankees in doubleheader sweep of Tigers

Sep. 12, 2019 10:09 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The New York Yankees wrapped up their visit to Detroit with two victories and a couple new injuries. All-Star catcher Gary Sánchez became the Yankees' latest health concern when he exited the second game of Thursday's doubleheader with left groin tightness as New York beat Detroit 6-4...

Bassitt fans 11, A's hit three HRs in 10-2 win over Tigers

Sep. 8, 2019 12:59 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — What a week for Chris Bassitt. Two days after the birth of his first child, the Oakland right-hander shook off a rusty start and set a career-high for strikeouts. Bassitt also played a key role in a rare 6-1-4 double play that helped get the Athletics rolling. Another big day from...

A's beat Tigers 7-3 in game resumed nearly 4 months later

Sep. 7, 2019 2:21 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Even the managers were perplexed by all the quirky details of a game that began nearly four months ago and finished in a different ballpark way out West. Chad Pinder homered, Mike Fiers earned his fourth victory or his 14th, however you want to look at it, and the Oakland Athletics...

Kepler's 8th-inning single leads Twins over Tigers 4-3

Sep. 2, 2019 6:04 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Minnesota Twins' path to the playoffs is getting a boost on the road. Max Kepler hit a two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning and the AL Central-leading Twins topped the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Monday. The Twins have gone 6-1 in the first seven games of a 10-game road trip. They...

Cave, Cruz drive in two runs as Twins beat Tigers 8-3

Sep. 1, 2019 5:46 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Minnesota Twins are baseball's new home-run kings, but that hasn't been the reason they've won two of three games against the Detroit Tigers this weekend. The Twins homered once in a 13-5 win on Friday, hit six in a 10-7 loss on Saturday to pass the 2018 New York Yankees' record, then...

Kipnis homers twice, Indians beat Tigers 4-2

Aug. 28, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Terry Francona let Aaron Civale work through a sixth-inning jam, then marveled at how the rookie right-hander handled it. "His heartbeat isn't going any faster, the game's not going too fast," the Cleveland manager said. "We just want to kind of stay out of the way. Let him do his job."...

Phillies pound out 17 hits, rout Pirates 12-3

Aug. 28, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J.T. Realmuto had three hits, including a homer and a triple, Corey Dickerson also went deep and the Philadelphia Phillies got 17 hits in a 12-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. Cesar Hernandez contributed three hits and three RBIs. Rhys Hoskins doubled, tripled...

LEADING OFF: Indians minus Ramírez, Paxton-Sheffield

Aug. 28, 2019 4:36 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: MAKE DO José Ramírez's regular season is over. The postseason remains in play — if the Indians can make it without him. Cleveland's hard-hitting third baseman is expected to need five to seven weeks to recover after underdoing hand surgery....