With 5 Teams In NCAAs, Cold-Weather Big Ten Baseball Hot Now

Right behind those warm-weather conferences, though, was the Big Ten, a league that not long ago was an afterthought on selection day.

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OAKLAND, CA - MAY 25: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers hits the ball to Max Muncy #50 of the Oakland Athletics at third base in the second inning at Coliseum on May 25, 2015 in Oakland, California. Muncy bobbled the ball and Cespedes reached first base on an error. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Tigers Offense Shut Out By Hahn As Athletics Win, 4-0

The Tigers kicked off a seven-game road trip against the AL West with only their eighth loss in 30 games away from Comerica Park.

97.1 The Ticket–05/25/2015

DETROIT, MI - MAY 24: Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after giving up a three run home run to Preston Tucker #20 of the Houston Astros (not in photo) during the sixth inning of the game on May 24, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Astros rally For 10-8 Win Over Tigers, Split 4-Game Series

The Astros trailed 7-3 before scoring four runs in the sixth, including Preston Tucker’s three-run shot as a pinch hitter that tied the game.

97.1 The Ticket–05/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 26: Kyle Lobstein #53 of the Detroit Tigers warms up prior to the start of the game against the Cleveland Indians on April 26, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Put Lobstein On DL, Call Up Machado

The Detroit Tigers have put left-hander Kyle Lobstein on the 15-day disabled list because of a sore left shoulder.


DETROIT, MI - MAY 23: Jonathan Villar #2 and Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros celebrate a triple play to end the fifth inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers on May 23, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Astros Turn Triple Play, Rally To Beat Tigers, 3-2 [VIDEO]

Kinsler’s grounder in the fifth inning ended the last big rally by the Tigers, and Houston scored two runs in the sixth to win 3-2 on Saturday.

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DETROIT, MI - MAY 22:  J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates a third inning home run with Anthony Gose #12 next to catcher Jason Castro #15 the Houston Astros at Comerica Park on May 22, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

J.D. Martinez Homer Lifts Tigers To 6-2 Win Over Astros

J.D. Martinez hit a three-run homer and Alfredo Simon pitched seven strong innings as the Detroit Tigers beat the Houston Astros 6-2 Friday night.

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How Much Does The First Month Of The MLB Season Matter?

Does first place really matter in May? Does last place? We broke down 20 years of baseball history to find out.


DETROIT, MI - MAY 18:  Carlos Gomez #27 of the Milwaukee Brewers is congratulated by Khris Davis #18 of the Milwaukee Brewers after hitting a solo homer run against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning at Comerica Park on May 18, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Gomez Leads Brewers Over Tigers, 3-2

Carlos Gomez led off the game with a home run and added a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.

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ST. LOUIS, MO - MAY 15: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a two-run home run against the St. Louis Cardinals in the seventh inning at Busch Stadium on May 15, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cabrera Homers, Tigers Beat Cardinals, 10-4

Cabrera hit his 399th career homer and third in two games in the seventh inning off Mitch Harris, tying Andres Galarraga for most by a Venezuelan-born player.

97.1 The Ticket–05/15/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 27: Joakim Soria #38 and Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate a win of the game against the Minnesota Twins on April 27, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Tigers defeated the Twins 5-4. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

The Tigers Bullpen Is Actually…Decent [BLOG]

Manager Brad Ausmus’ bullpen-by-committee style is working so far for the Detroit Tigers in 2015.

97.1 The Ticket–05/15/2015