Torii Hunter and J.D. Martinez went deep for Detroit in the loss against the Rays.
Scherzer allowed a first-inning sacrifice fly by Evan Longoria, but that was the first of 10 straight hitters retired by the reigning American League Cy Young Award winner.
One observation I’ve made about the Detroit Tigers these past few years is that this team is truly like one big family.
Martinez said his spot in the order has given his production a serious boost.
Torii Hunter hit three RBI singles and capped a six-run burst in the sixth inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the Oakland Athletics 9-3 Wednesday for a three-game sweep.
I always look forward to the MLB All-Star game weekend.
Martinez, from the Dominican Republic, ranks at No. 19 on MLB.com’s list of top international prospects.
Porcello pitched the entire gem without recording a strikeout. He would have liked to get one, but recently he has not been needing them.
Porcello (11-4) only had one career complete game before blanking the Rangers on June 26 …
Detroit Tigers reliever Phil Coke does not want to hear the stats – even the positive ones.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 22nd.