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Shhh! Detroit's Báez quiets fan with grand slam in Arizona

Jun. 25, 2022 01:11 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona fan in the front row talked trash to Javier Báez as he stood in the on-deck circle. He kept it going as the Detroit shortstop stepped to the plate. Huge mistake. Báez hit a grand slam to quiet a heckler in the front row and homer for the...

Refsnyder hits 2-run homer as Red Sox sweep Tigers, 6-2

Jun. 22, 2022 23:59 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Rob Refsnyder has learned just how fleeting opportunities are in the major leagues, bouncing around to five different teams in seven seasons. The 31-year-old is already feeling like his sixth stop in Boston is the one he's been waiting for. Refsnyder...

Arkansas' 11-1 win knocks Auburn out of College World Series

Jun. 21, 2022 23:19 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Will McEntire limited Auburn to three hits and a run in seven innings, Peyton Stovall became the first player in 13 years with five hits in a College World Series game, and Arkansas eliminated the Tigers with an 11-1 victory Tuesday night. The Razorbacks (45-20)...

Story's 3-run HR out of Fenway helps Red Sox beat Tigers 5-4

Jun. 21, 2022 23:13 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Trevor Story hit a three-run homer out of Fenway Park, Christian Vázquez added a solo shot for a key run in the seventh inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Tuesday night. Boston, wearing unusual yellow jerseys with blue trim, went ahead 4-2...

Dodgers acquire OF Trayce Thompson, NBA star Klay's brother

Jun. 21, 2022 15:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers added outfielder Trayce Thompson to the active roster on Tuesday after acquiring him from the Detroit Tigers for cash. Thompson returns to the Dodgers after spending parts of the 2016 and 2017 seasons with them. He hit .207 with 14 home...

Cordero has 3 hits, 2 RBIs to help Red Sox beat Tigers 5-2

Jun. 20, 2022 23:08 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Jarren Duran and Josh Winckowski have been living out of temporary metal lockers in the middle of the home clubhouse at Fenway Park, a sign that the two Triple-A callups might not be in Boston long. But for now it's hard to picture the Red Sox winning without them. ...

Auburn's bats wake up as it bounces Stanford from CWS

Jun. 20, 2022 19:23 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Cole Foster's three-run double in the sixth inning gave Auburn the lead, and the Tigers beat No. 2 national seed Stanford 6-2 in a College World Series elimination game for their first win in Omaha in 25 years. The Tigers (44-21) will play Tuesday against the...

Grossman leads Tigers past Rangers 7-3 for series split

Jun. 19, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Robbie Grossman homered and drove in four runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Texas Rangers 7-3 Sunday to split the four-game series. The Tigers and their league-worst offense scored five or more runs in consecutive games for the first time this season. Detroit had...

DeLucia keeps Mississippi rolling in 5-1 CWS win over Auburn

Jun. 18, 2022 22:47 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Dylan DeLucia allowed one run and struck out 10 in 7 2/3 innings and Mississippi continued its postseason roll with a 5-1 victory over Auburn in its College World Series opener Saturday night. DeLucia mostly dominated an Auburn team that came in averaging just...

Tigers pound 3 HRs, beat Rangers 14-7 to end 6-game skid

Jun. 18, 2022 19:58 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Eric Haase had three hits, including one of three Detroit homers, and the Tigers snapped a six-game losing streak with a 14-7 win over the Texas Rangers on Saturday. The Tigers had scored only two runs in their last four games, but set a season high for runs...