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Rays draw 2 bases-loaded walks in 9th, beat Tigers 7-0

Aug. 07, 2022 18:47 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Yu Chang and Yandy Diaz drew bases-loaded walks in a seven-run ninth inning, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 7-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. With the game scoreless in the ninth, Isaac Parades hit a one-out single off Tigers closer Gregory Soto (2-6), then...

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...

Tigers top Twins 5-3 after Minnesota's flurry of trade deals

Aug. 03, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Riley Greene had two hits and two RBIs as the Detroit Tigers spoiled Minnesota’s big trade deadline day, beating the Twins 5-3 on Tuesday night. Minnesota made big moves to bolster its hopes for a division title by acquiring starter Tyler Mahle and right-handed...

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...

Pujols hits 3-run HR, Cards overcome absences, beat Jays 6-1

Jul. 27, 2022 23:28 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Albert Pujols hit a three-run homer and finished with three hits, passing Rogers Hornsby on St. Louis’ career list, and the Cardinals stopped Toronto’s seven-game win streak with a 6-1 victory over the Blue Jays on Wednesday night. Adam Wainwright pitched seven...

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...

All-Star Ramírez homers twice, Guardians blast Tigers 10-0

Jul. 16, 2022 20:11 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramírez looks more than ready to swing for the All-Star fences. Ramírez tuned up for next week's Home Run Derby by homering in his first two at-bats and driving in five runs — on his bobblehead giveaway day — to power the Cleveland Guardians to a 10-0...

Bobby Witt Jr. has 4 hits, Royals sweep twinbill vs Tigers

Jul. 12, 2022 00:31 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Bobby Witt Jr. had his first career four-hit game along with three RBIs to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 7-3 Monday night for a doubleheader sweep. In the opener, Brad Keller tossed seven strong innings and rookie Vinnie Pasquantino...

Schoop has 6 hits in DH as Tigers sweep Guardians

Jul. 04, 2022 23:03 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jonathan Schoop had two singles to close out a six-hit day, Eric Haase had his sixth home run and Tyler Alexander pitched three-plus scoreless innings of relief to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 5-3 win in the second game on Monday night for a sweep of the day-night doubleheader...

Clemens' first career homer lifts Tigers over D-Backs 6-3

Jun. 26, 2022 01:48 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Kody Clemens hit his first major league home run to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 6-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday. The 26-year-old son of seven-time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens hit a three-run homer in the top of the sixth inning off Arizona...