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Tigers rally past White Sox 4-3 for doubleheader split

Sep. 28, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — With one swing, John Hicks provided a rare moment of triumph at the end of a tough season for the Detroit Tigers. Hicks connected for a three-run homer in the ninth inning, and the Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Saturday night for a doubleheader split. Detroit was down 2-1 when...

Twins clinch AL Central with win over Tigers, Cleveland loss

Sep. 26, 2019 1:03 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — On this night, the stars were Randy Dobnak, Luis Arraez and Eddie Rosario — but really it could have been anyone. The Minnesota Twins are AL Central champions because of contributions from all over the roster. Arraez and Rosario homered, and Dobnak allowed one hit in six sparkling...

Twins beat Tigers, Odorizzi OK after hamstring cramp

Sep. 24, 2019 11:42 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Minnesota Twins took another step toward an AL Central title with a 4-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. More importantly, they think they dodged an injury that could have significantly hampered their chances in October. After allowing one run and two hits in the first six...

4 homers lead Tigers to 6-3 win over White Sox

Sep. 22, 2019 5:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers ensured they'll dodge some ugly history Sunday. Most of the players had no idea. By beating the Chicago White Sox 6-3, the Tigers improved to 22-56 at Comerica Park, making certain they won't become the first major league team to lose 60 home games. "I had no idea we even...

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

Sep. 20, 2019 12:22 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians have work to do on their postseason push, and no games left against their favorite pushovers. Mike Clevinger pitched six shutdown innings, Franmil Reyes homered in his return to the lineup and Cleveland moved into a tie for the second AL wild card with a 7-0 win over the Tigers...

Puig's single in 10th lifts Indians over Tigers 2-1

Sep. 19, 2019 1:57 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yasiel Puig rounded first base, happily waiting for Francisco Lindor to jump into his arms. It was a moment he had been waiting for since joining the Indians on July 31. Puig delivered a bases-loaded single off the top of the right field wall with two outs in the 10th inning, and Cleveland...

Indians win 15th straight over Tigers with 7-2 victory

Sep. 18, 2019 1:58 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians' dominance of Detroit is reaching a historic level. Cleveland beat the Tigers for the 15th straight time, a 7-2 victory Tuesday night that improved the Indians to 16-1 in the season series — with a loss at Comerica Park With two more games left in the series this week,...

Tigers split with O's, remain on track for top draft pick

Sep. 16, 2019 8:02 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — There was only one fitting way for a four-game series between the major leagues' worst teams to end — with no one winning. In the first series in American League history between teams 50 or more games under .500, the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Monday to earn a...

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...