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ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 20: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers points back to the crowd as comes in after hitting a grand slam home run off of pitcher Kirby Yates #49 of the Tampa Bay Rays during the seventh inning of a game on August 20, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Sources: White Sox Will Make Push For Tigers DH Victor Martinez In Offseason

Martinez has been with the Tigers since coming over from the Red Sox in 2011, but missed the entire 2012 season with a torn ACL.

08/30/2014

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 29:  Starting pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers smiles as he stands in the dugout after pitching the seventh inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on August 29, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

JV Returns: Verlander In Control As Tigers Down White Sox, 7-1

It was the first time this season that the former AL MVP allowed fewer than two runs in a game.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2014

Evan Reed #57 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the ninth inning of the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Comerica Park on April 18, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Angles defeated the Tigers 11-6. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Promote Evan Reed From Triple-A Toledo

Reed replaces left-hander Kyle Lobstein, who was sent to Toledo after Thursday’s 3-2 victory over the Yankees.

97.1 The Ticket–08/29/2014

Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers is congrtaulated by Elvis Andrus at Minute Maid Park on August 10, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

6 Times Elvis Andrus And Adrian Beltre Proved They’re Best Friends

If you didn’t know by now, Texas Rangers’ Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre are pretty tight. From their back-and-forth banter to fooling each other on the field, there’s no pair more fun to watch. Need proof?

08/26/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 23: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers takes the mound against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning at Target Field on August 23, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.(Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Tigers Salvage Split Of Doubleheader, Beat Twins, 8-6

Justin Verlander returned to help the Tigers take the second game of Saturday’s doubleheader.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 23:  Buck Farmer #45 of the Detroit Tigers throws against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning at Target Field on August 23, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.(Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Pitching Struggles Again As Tigers Drop Doubleheader Opener, 12-4, To Twins

The Twins scored seven runs off starter Buck Farmer, who lasted just 1.1 innings and ran his ERA to 15.63 in his second career start.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 22: Robbie Ray #58 of the Detroit Tigers reacts to giving up a two-run home run to Danny Santana #39 of the Minnesota Twins during the second inning of the game on August 22, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Pitching Implodes As Twins Bomb Tigers, 20-6

Robbie Ray lasted just 1.1 innings, giving up six runs and six hits, eventually leading to infielder Andrew Romine getting on the mound in the eighth inning.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2014

Chicago Cubs ground crew members struggle to get the tarp on the field as rain falls during the fifth inning of the Chicago Cubs game against the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field on August 19, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

5 Times MLB Game Protests Have Been Upheld

With the San Francisco Giants being the first team since 1986 to successfully protest a game, we decided to take a look back at some of the past protested games upheld by the MLB. Here’s five times MLB game protests have been upheld:

08/21/2014

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5 Epic Manager Meltdowns In Baseball

In honor of Joe Mikulik’s ridiculous rant here are five of the most epic manager meltdowns in baseball history.

08/19/2014

Macomb County officials unveiled plans for a minor league ballpark in Utica. (Source: Macomb County.)

Utica To Play Ball With New Minor League Stadium

Minor league baseball may be coming to central Macomb County at an independent league stadium in Utica.

CBS Detroit–08/18/2014

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