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Kepler's RBI single gives Twins 6-5 win vs Tigers in 10

Jul. 27, 2021 01:24 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning against All-Star closer Gregory Soto gave the Minnesota Twins a 6-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night. Soto walked the bases loaded in the ninth before striking out Willians...

Manning, Tigers win 6th in row, hand Texas 8th straight loss

Jul. 21, 2021 22:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Matt Manning pitched six strong innings and the Detroit Tigers won their sixth straight game, beating the skidding Texas Rangers 4-2 Wednesday night. Robbie Grossman, Zack Short and Akil Baddoo hit home runs as the Tigers matched their longest winning...

Grossman homers, Tigers top punchless Rangers for 5 in row

Jul. 21, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Robbie Grossman and Eric Haase homered as the Detroit Tigers extended their winning streak to five games with a rain-delayed 4-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night. The Rangers have lost seven straight and been outscored 43-3 in five games since...

Cabrera drives in 5 in Detroit's 14-0 rout of Texas

Jul. 19, 2021 23:27 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera drove in five runs, including a bases-loaded double in a four-run fifth inning, and the Detroit Tigers routed the Texas Rangers 14-0 on Monday night. The Rangers have lost six straight, the last three by a combined score of 29-0. The last...

Candelario, Tigers complete sweep of Twins with 7-0 win

Jul. 18, 2021 16:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jeimer Candelario homered, drove in three runs and started two double plays as the Detroit Tigers finished a weekend sweep of the Minnesota Twins with a 7-0 win on Sunday. The game was the seventh in a row between the teams. Minnesota swept a four-game...

Tigers rally for doubleheader sweep against Twins

Jul. 17, 2021 21:58 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera’s bloop single scored Jonathan Schoop from first base, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Saturday for a doubleheader sweep. The second game was tied at 3 after seven innings, and the Twins went in front when...

Kepler 2-run triple, Maeda sharp, Twins top Tigers 4-2

Jul. 10, 2021 00:29 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler hit a two-run triple during a four-run sixth inning and the Minnesota Twins waited out another young Detroit starter, beating the Tigers 4-2 Friday night. Like left-hander Tarik Skubal a night earlier, Detroit rookie Matt Manning didn’t...

Jeffers, Sanó hit homers, lead Happ, Twins over Tigers 5-3

Jul. 08, 2021 23:52 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Jeffers and Miguel Sanó homered, leading J.A. Happ and the Minnesota Twins over the Detroit Tigers 5-3 on Thursday night. Jeffers’ homer with one out in the fifth inning marked Minnesota’s first runner against Tigers starter Tarik Skubal. ...

Tigers overcome 2 more Gallo homers to top Rangers 5-3

Jul. 07, 2021 19:09 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — When Miguel Cabrera came on as a pinch-hitter for the Detroit Tigers with the bases loaded and one out in a tie game, he did exactly what the Texas Rangers hoped he would by hitting the ball on the ground. Things didn't go as expected after...

Hicks' 4th homer in 4 games helps Rangers top Tigers 10-5

Jul. 07, 2021 00:19 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — John Hicks became the first player to homer in his first four games with the Rangers/Washington Senators franchise and added a go-ahead single in the seventh inning to lead Texas over the Detroit Tigers 10-5 on Tuesday night. Hicks, brought up...