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Garneau, Tigers complete 2-game sweep of contending Brewers

Sep. 15, 2021 17:06 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Dustin Garneau homered and drove in two runs, rookie Matt Manning combined with the bullpen on a three-hitter and the Detroit Tigers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Wednesday to complete a two-game sweep. Milwaukee’s magic number to clinch the NL...

Hill hits game-winning double in 11th, Tigers beat Brewers

Sep. 15, 2021 00:27 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Derek Hill hit a leadoff RBI double in the 11th inning, giving the Detroit Tigers a 1-0 win over Milwaukee on Tuesday night and snapping the Brewers' five-game win streak. After the game, Hill had to try to explain to his teammates why he had slid into...

Cabrera, Grossman power Tigers past Pirates 5-1

Sep. 09, 2021 17:24 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Miguel Cabrera and Robbie Grossman each had four hits, and the Detroit Tigers avoided a sweep by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1 Wednesday night. Cabrera was 4 for 4 with a double and three RBIs. He doubled off the Clemente Wall in right field to...

Ben Gamel's RBI single helps Pirates rally past Tigers 3-2

Sep. 07, 2021 22:58 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Gamel had a go-ahead two-run single in the sixth inning among his three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Tuesday night. Gamel also made an outstanding catch in left field to end the top of the sixth. He slammed into...

Lowrie, Canha help A's start fast in 8-6 win over Tigers

Sep. 02, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jed Lowrie hit a three-run homer in the first inning for the first of Oakland’s eight two-out runs against Matt Manning in the Athletics’ 8-6 victory over the Tigers on Thursday. Mark Canha followed Lowrie’s shot with another homer for 4-0 lead. It...

Cabrera hits career homer No. 502, Tigers beat Athletics 8-6

Sep. 01, 2021 23:33 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer, No. 502 of his career, and drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the seventh inning as the Detroit Tigers snapped a four-game skid with an 8-6 win over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night. Akil Baddoo and...

Reyes hits tiebreaking inside-the-park HR, Tigers beat Jays

Aug. 27, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Victor Reyes hit a pinch-hit tiebreaking inside-the-park home run in the eighth inning and the Detroit Tigers held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Friday night. Reyes, hitting for Zack Short, led off the inning with a sinking drive to center. Josh...

Rodón wins in return from injury, White Sox beat Jays 10-7

Aug. 26, 2021 19:07 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Luis Robert hit a two-run home run, Carlos Rodón won in his return from the injured list and the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-7 Thursday. José Abreu, César Hernández and Eloy Jiménez each hit solo shots as the White Sox earned a...

Goldschmidt 2 HRs, scores walk-off run, Cards beat Tigers

Aug. 25, 2021 18:23 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt homered twice and scored the game-ending run on Lars Nootbaar’s single in the 10th inning as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Wednesday. Goldschmidt was intentionally walked to open the 10th and executed a...

Ohtani dominates on mound, homers in 3-1 Angels win

Aug. 18, 2021 22:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit his 40th homer and pitched eight sharp innings, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers 3-1 on Wednesday night. The crowd of 27,282 was hoping to see Cabrera hit his 500th career homer, but the slugger...