spring training

Detroit Tigers Beat Mets 7-6 in 10 Innings
The Detroit Tigers will probably win a lot of games like this one today, outhitting their opponents on a day when our pitching staff didn't have their "A" game. Max Scherzer started the game for the Tigers, and wasn't hitting his spots in most attempts. The Mets got to Scherzer for 3 run…
Detroit Tigers Tie Again in Spring Training Game
The Detroit Tigers could wear the nickname "Tie-gers" after playing to a 7-7 tie game this afternoon with the New York Mets in Spring Training action in Lakeland, Florida. It is the 3rd straight tie game for the Tigers, who started Grapefruit League actions with six straight wins before l…
Detroit Tigers Beat Braves, Still Perfect in Spring Training
It's only spring training, but the Detroit Tigers are now 5-0 in Grapefruit League action. It is becoming apparent that this team could win a lot of ballgames this season, especially once they begin to count on April 5th. Ryan Raburn drove home two runs with a 3rd inning triple, first baseman Ryan…
Detroit Tigers Beat Miami 3-1 in Spring Training Action
The Detroit Tigers are now 4-0 in Spring Training baseball after beating the Miami Marlins today 3-1 at Jupiter, Florida. The Tigers didn't play all their normal starters (it was a split squad day), but got outstanding pitching from everyone that took the mound for Detroit. Rick Porcello pitched t…
Detroit Tigers Still Perfect in Spring Training Games
Justin Verlander started his first Spring Training game of 2012 against the Toronto Blue Jays. Verlander threw a no-hitter last year against the Jays, but was content with two shutout innings today, allowing just one hit. Unlike yesterday's Tiger homer-fest, today's game was dominated by…
Detroit Tigers Begin Spring Training Game Action Friday
The Detroit Tigers begins Spring Training game action on Friday afternoon when they host Florida Southern University at Joker Marchant stadium in Lakeland, Florida. Those following the Tigers are still buzzing about a ball that new Tiger first baseman Prince Fielder hit during batting practice on W…
Spring Training Begins Sunday for Detroit Tigers
The calendar may say that it is winter for a few more weeks, but Spring Training begins Sunday for the Detroit Tigers and the rest of Major League Baseball as pitchers and catchers report for workouts. The rest of the team will start official workouts in about a week, although many are already work…