Brad Ausmus

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 26:  Pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers waves to the fans at Comerica Park after pitching a one-hitter against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on August 26, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Angels 5-0. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Justin Verlander An Inch Away From History, But Still Vintage Verlander In One-Hitter

“This has a special meaning because of the way the fans were treating me and reacting. … It really (gave) me goosebumps coming off the mound in the seventh.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

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Shane Greene To Have Surgery Thursday; Out For Season

As far as other Tigers pitchers go, Ausmus said there was nothing new to report on either Anibal Sanchez or Daniel Norris, who are both on the disabled list.


Alfredo Simon #31 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the second inning during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 30, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Tigers Find Their Offense But Simon Can’t Find Strike Zone In 8-7 Loss

Alfredo Simon fell apart against the Angels, going four and 1/3 innings, allowing nine hits, eight earned runs, four walks and a home run, while striking out only two. Three of those earned runs were scored off Simon’s three wild pitches.

97.1 The Ticket–08/25/2015

Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers reacts on the bench during MLB game action  on August 10, 2014 . (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Offensive Issues Continue To Plague Tigers As They Drop Series To Rangers

“In baseball you always want to find a reason to explain stuff,” Ausmus said. “Sometimes there’s no reason. It’s just the way it is.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 17:  Fans in right field display K's as pitcher David Price of the Detroit Tigers sits down Chicago White Sox batters at Comerica Park on April 17, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Price allowed one run on four hits while striking out nine in a 2-1 win over the White Sox. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Randy Wolf Has Solid Start But No Run Support Against Rangers

Wolf settled down after he got rocked then, and the Tigers managed to throw in a three-run homer from Ian Kinsler to make it a more respectable loss of 5-3. The journeyman left-hander finished with seven innings pitched, allowing nine hits and four runs (three earned), with five strikeouts and no walks.


CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 7:  Starting pitcher Randy Wolf #29 of the Miami Marlins gets the ball back during the sixth inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field June 7, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs defeated the Marlins 5-2.   (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

New Tiger Randy Wolf Talks Pitching Arsenal And Living With ‘No Regret’

“I kind of always wanted to live in a way where when I look back when I’m 50 years old, I don’t want to look back with any regrets. I had to give it one more try and see what I had in the tank.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/21/2015

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 19:  Daniel Norris #44 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning at Wrigley Field on August 19, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Daniel Norris Out A ‘Minimum’ Of 4 Weeks With Oblique Strain

“I definitely felt like I was turning a corner, feeling really good on the mound. And that happens, it’s a little frustrating.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/21/2015

MIAMI, FL - MAY 25:  Randy Wolf #29 of the Miami Marlins throws to first base in the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Marlins Park on May 25, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Former Ausmus Teammate, Randy Wolf, To Start For Tigers Saturday

“He doesn’t have the same stuff he had when he first got called to the big leagues but he was pretty young at that time. He knows how to pitch. He’s a real good teammate, a real good guy.”


DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 20: Alfredo Simon #31 and James McCann #34 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate a win over the Texas Rangers on August 20, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Rangers 4-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Alfredo Simon Throws First Complete Game Of Career; Shuts Out Rangers

On a night where two Tigers pitchers went to the disabled list, and the team orchestrated a trade in about two hours to acquire a veteran to fill out the rotation, right-hander Alfredo Simon turned in his most brilliant performance of the year.


BOSTON, MA - JULY 26: David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox hits a three-run home run as the fans in the right field bleachers celebrate and J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers can only watch during the fifth inning at Fenway Park on July 26, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images)

Tigers Routed By Ortiz’s 2 HRs, Career-High 7 RBIs

Detroit manager Brad Ausmus didn’t hide his frustration after the Tigers’ latest loss.

97.1 The Ticket–07/27/2015