Ryan Carpenter tossed 5 1/3 innings and held a red-hot Minnesota lineup to just three runs as he and the Tigers topped the Twins on Saturday at Target Field. Mikie Mahtook had a three-run home run in the win, and Ronny Rodriguez added a two-run double. Four Twins homered in the loss: Joe Mauer, Tyler […]
Jack Morris is beloved by Twins and Tigers fans alike for his postseason heroics and penchant for delivering in the biggest of moments. On Saturday, with both teams at Target Field, the Twins honored Morris with Jack Morris Hall of Fame night. Minnesota celebrated Morris's career with a special pregame ceremony and played his Hall […]
The Detroit Tigers announced on Saturday they have acquired righthanded pitcher Nolan Blackwood from the Oakland Athletics as one of two players to be named later to complete the trade for righthanded pitcher Mike Fiers.
The Tigers will finish out their four-game set with the Twins when they square off at Target Field today at 2:10 p.m. ET. Prior to the game, Detroit will recall Jacob Turner from Triple-A Toledo, and he'll get the start. Jake Odorizzi will take the ball for Minnesota.
The launch of Statcast has given us a whole new tool to answer the age-old question: "How far did that home run go?" Here's a look at the longest homers hit by each of the 30 MLB clubs since Statcast began tracking home run distances at the start of the 2015 season.
Before Friday's game, Detroit manager Ron Gardenhire joked that Matthew Boyd could "throw with his other arm" if that's what it took for the Tigers to avoid turning to their bullpen early for a second straight night. As it turns out, Boyd's left arm was good enough to take the burden off Detroit's relievers, but […]
Daz Cameron is now a step away from Detroit. The athletic center fielder, the Tigers' eighth-ranked prospect according to MLB Pipeline, was promoted on Friday from Double-A Erie to Triple-A Toledo, the 21-year-old's second bump up the organizational ladder this season.