The Detroit Tigers announce that the Tigers and Royals game that was originally scheduled to be played on April 23 and postponed by rain will be made up at 1:08 p.m. on Friday, August 16 as part of a split doubleheader.
Miguel Cabrera homered, Doug Fister pitched seven impressive innings and Andy Dirks gave the Tigers a lift for a second straight night in Detroit’s 6-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday.
Tigers outfielder Andy Dirks batted leadoff in Monday’s series opener against the Astros and had a productive night at the plate.
It was no secret that fans came to Comerica park over the weekend for two reasons.
Andy Dirks hit his first career grand slam, part of a six-run fourth inning for the Detroit Tigers in their 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
The Detroit Tigers’ Anibal Sanchez owns one of the AL’s best ERA’s but has had trouble getting consistent run support.
Detroit Tigers have placed CF Austin Jackson on the 15-day DL with a sore hamstring on Monday.
Tigers closer Jose Valverde could not hang on the lead as he blew his first save of the season Sunday afternoon against the Indians.
Tigers catcher Brayan Pena had a two-run home run in the second inning Sunday afternoon against the Indians.
Melky Cabrera will receive his World Series ring this week when the San Francisco Giants make a two-game interleague stop in Toronto to face his Blue Jays.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending May 20, 2013.