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Hendriks has tantrum over rain, gives up tying homer

Jun. 12, 2021 00:29 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Liam Hendriks angrily threw a wet ball into foul territory after his first pitch of the ninth inning, leading to a lengthy rain delay, then gave up a tying two-run homer to Daz Cameron before the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 in 10 innings on Friday night. ...

Tigers rally early behind Schoop, beat Mariners 8-3

Jun. 10, 2021 20:05 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jonathan Schoop homered and Isaac Paredes hit a go-ahead single as the Detroit Tigers rallied from a first-inning deficit and took advantage of three errors to beat the Seattle Mariners 8-3 Thursday. Mitch Haniger put Seattle ahead against Tyler Alexander...

Fraley's catch, single in 11th leads M's over Tigers 9-6

Jun. 09, 2021 23:43 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jake Fraley made a game-saving catch in the ninth inning, then drove in the go-ahead run in the 11th to lead the Seattle Mariners over the Detroit Tigers 9-6 on Wednesday night. Fraley robbed Isaac Paredes of a game-ending homer with one out in the ninth,...

Eric Haase homers in 1st and helps Tigers beat Mariners 5-3

Jun. 08, 2021 23:45 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Tigers rookie catcher Eric Haase has seemingly come out of nowhere, hitting six home runs already this month. Matthew Boyd, though, insisted he saw it coming after pitching to Haase during the offseason. Haase extended his...

Tigers place RHP Fulmer on 10-day IL with shoulder injury

Jun. 06, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Detroit Tigers placed right-hander Michael Fulmer on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a right shoulder strain. The 28-year-old Fulmer hasn't appeared in a big league game since May 30, and the IL move was made retroactive to Thursday. ...

La Russa passes McGraw on wins list as White Sox beat Tigers

Jun. 06, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tony La Russa credited a long list of mentors. He paid tribute to his players, staff and family. He talked about working with strong ownership and front offices over the years. For La Russa, it was their moment just as much as it belonged to him. ...

Skubal wins consecutive starts, Tigers beat ChiSox 4-3

Jun. 05, 2021 18:49 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tarik Skubal struck out a career-high 11 to win consecutive starts for the first time in his major league career, Eric Haase homered twice and the Detroit Tigers beat the White Sox 4-3 on Saturday. Chicago manager Tony La Russa remained tied with John...

Tigers place RHP Spencer Turnbull on IL with forearm injury

Jun. 05, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Detroit Tigers placed right-hander Spencer Turnbull on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a strained right forearm. Turnbull left Friday night's 9-8 loss to the White Sox after working four innings of one-run ball. He threw 56 pitches, 39 for...

Mercedes hit in 9th, Chisox top Tigers; La Russa ties McGraw

Jun. 05, 2021 01:22 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tony La Russa chose to wait at least another day to talk about what it means to tie John McGraw for second place on baseball's all-time wins list. The Hall of Fame manager chose to focus instead on the Chicago White Sox's latest victory. And it sure was a...

Moncada, Lamb homer as White Sox beat Tigers 4-1 behind Lynn

Jun. 04, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Yoán Moncada and Jake Lamb supplied the early power. Yasmani Grandal and Tim Anderson delivered late. Lance Lynn came through with another solid start, and Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa moved into position to make a jump on baseball's career wins...