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Banged-up Twins might be without Carlos Correa after he leaves game with oblique strain

Apr. 13, 2024 00:18 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Minnesota Twins shortstop Carlos Correa left Friday night's game against the Detroit Tigers with an oblique strain after striking out in the third inning. “It’s like a gut punch,” outfielder Byron Buxton said following Detroit's 8-2 win. The...

Skubal throws 5 scoreless innings, Canha homers and Tigers beat Twins 8-2 in series opener

Apr. 12, 2024 23:58 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Mark Canha hit a solo homer in first inning, Tarik Skubal pitched five scoreless innings and the Detroit Tigers went on to beat the Minnesota Twins 8-2 Friday night. Canha, Spencer Torkelson and Matt Vierling each had two hits and two RBIs, helping Detroit pull away...

Rain forces postponement of Twins-Tigers game. They'll play a doubleheader on Saturday

Apr. 11, 2024 10:37 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The scheduled Thursday game between the Minnesota Twins and Detroit Tigers has been rained out and will be made up as part of a Saturday doubleheader. The doubleheader will begin at 1:10 p.m. ET on Saturday. The second game will start about 40 minutes after the...

Tigers erupt against Pirates closer Bednar to rally for 5-3 victory

Apr. 09, 2024 17:28 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gio Urshela, Kerry Carpenter and Jake Rogers delivered RBI singles in the ninth inning as the Detroit Tigers rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 on Tuesday. Detroit won for just the second time in six games by getting to Pirates closer David Bednar (1-1), who...

Bryan Reynolds hits 100th career homer as Pirates beat Tigers 7-4 for 3rd straight win

Apr. 08, 2024 22:42 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds began the season knowing he was two home runs shy of 100 in his career. The Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder didn't waste time getting there. Reynolds hit a solo shot to center field in the sixth inning to become the 25th player in franchise history...

Zack Gelof delivers as the Oakland A's cruise past the Detroit Tigers 7-1

Apr. 07, 2024 16:32 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Zack Gelof had four hits, including a three-run homer, and drove in four runs to help the Oakland Athletics beat the Detroit Tigers 7-1 on Sunday. Gelof hit an RBI triple in the first and scored on JJ Bleday's single. He connected for his first homer of the season in...

Guardians-Twins series finale postponed by rain, rescheduled for Aug. 9 split doubleheader

Apr. 07, 2024 13:50 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Cleveland Guardians are headed home for a one-of-a-kind opener that's sure to be out of this world. They got a bonus day of rest before the big game, too, after the series finale on Sunday against the Minnesota Twins was postponed by rain. The...

Blackburn, Rooker lead Athletics to 4-0 win over Tigers

Apr. 06, 2024 16:31 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Brent Rooker homered, Paul Blackburn pitched six sparkling innings and the Oakland Athletics earned their second win of the season, beating the Detroit Tigers 4-0 on Saturday. Zack Gelof walked and scored three times as Oakland (2-7) ended a four-game losing streak....

Gio Urshela's eighth-inning double gives the Tigers a 5-4 win over the Athletics in home opener

Apr. 05, 2024 18:09 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Gio Urshela's two-out double in the eighth inning brought in the go-ahead run and the Detroit Tigers defeated the Oakland Athletics 5-4 in their home opener on Friday. Matt Vierling and Mark Canha hit solo homers for Detroit. Spencer Torkelson doubled twice, scored...

Alonso hits tying HR in 9th, Mets rally past Tigers 2-1 in nightcap for 1st win of season

Apr. 04, 2024 21:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso launched a tying home run leading off the ninth inning, Tyrone Taylor lined a game-winning single and the New York Mets — after going 13 innings without a hit — rallied past the Detroit Tigers 2-1 for their first victory of the season Thursday and a doubleheader...