Latest Miguel Cabrera News

Kopech Ks 11, Vaughn hits 2-run single as ChiSox beat Tigers

Aug. 12, 2022 22:56 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Michael Kopech struck out a career-best 11 in six innings of no-hit ball and Andrew Vaughn hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the seventh inning, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 2-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. Kopech was lifted despite...

Tigers GM Al Avila fired after 7 years, no playoffs

Aug. 10, 2022 18:38 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers' disappointing season cost Al Avila his job. Avila was fired as Detroit's general manager on Wednesday, ending a seven-year tenure without a playoff appearance. “I wish the results would have been better this season,” Avila said...

Tigers beat McClanahan, Rays 9-1 on Lou Whitaker Night

Aug. 06, 2022 22:48 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Harold Castro drove in two runs and scored twice as the Detroit Tigers ended a three-game skid with a 9-1 win Saturday over All-Star Shane McClanahan and the Tampa Bay Rays on Lou Whitaker Night. Playing in front of their first sellout crowd since opening day, the...

Cabrera clarifies position, plans to be back in 2023

Aug. 05, 2022 21:09 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera clarified his position on retirement on Friday, saying he plans to play in 2023. “I'm not going to retire,” he told the Detroit News. “Not until next year after my contract is done. They didn't understand what I said. No way...

Miguel Cabrera says he's uncertain about playing in 2023

Aug. 04, 2022 22:43 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera says he may end his likely Hall of Fame career at the end of this season. The 39-year-old Detroit Tigers star mused on the subject Thursday amid a slump through the dog days of summer. Cabrera joined the 3,000-hit/500-homer club earlier in the season,...

Jorge López gets 1st save with Twins in 4-1 win over Tigers

Aug. 03, 2022 17:18 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trade acquisition Jorge López earned his first save with his new team, newcomer Sandy León drove in two runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 4-1 Wednesday. Carlos Correa and Gio Urshela added RBIs for the Twins, whose lead in the American League...

Chapman homers, Berríos gets win as Jays beat Tigers 4-1

Jul. 31, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Matt Chapman hit a two-run homer, José Berríos won his third straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the error-prone Detroit Tigers 4-1 Sunday. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Bo Bichette had RBI doubles for the Blue Jays, who have won 12 of 15 overall after...

Chapman 2 HRs, Kikuchi wins in return as Jays top Tigers 5-3

Jul. 28, 2022 23:08 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Matt Chapman hit two home runs, Yusei Kikuchi came off the injured list to pitch five solid innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3 on Thursday night for their 10th victory in 12 games. Chapman hit a two-run homer off left-hander Tyler Alexander...

Reyes' 2-out, 2-run double in 9th rallies Tigers over Padres

Jul. 27, 2022 18:57 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Victor Reyes hit a two-out, two-run double in the ninth inning to rally the Detroit Tigers over the San Diego Padres 4-3 on Wednesday. The Padres led 3-2 going into the ninth and brought on closer Taylor Rogers (1-5), who gave up a one-run lead in the ninth on...

Alfaro gets key 10th-inning hit as Padres beat Tigers 6-4

Jul. 27, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jorge Alfaro capped San Diego's three-run 10th inning with a two-run single, and the Padres beat the Detroit Tigers 6-4 on Tuesday night. Luke Voit finished with three RBIs for San Diego after he was hit by a bases-loaded pitch from All-Star Gregory Soto (2-5) in the...