If you listen to 97.1 The Ticket, you have heard “should the Tigers buy or sell” at least 50 times a day.
The Kansas City Royals acquired Johnny Cueto in a trade with Cincinnati on Sunday, sending three prospects to the Reds for a legitimate ace for the front of their beleaguered rotation.
Brandon Phillips went behind second base to get Jorge Soler’s grounder in the seventh, and then flipped behind his back for a barehanded forceout by shortstop Eugenio Suarez at second, ending a Cubs threat.
Pete Rose came home for the All-Star Game and made a rare on-field appearance in the place where he’s still treated like a king.
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Matz (1-0) became the first player in franchise history — at any position — to have four RBIs in his first big league game. He is the only major league pitcher to knock in four runs in his debut, according to STATS.
What Rose did on the field makes him eminently worthy of inclusion, but his gambling on games as a player and manager cannot be excused.
Justin Verlander (0-0), who was scheduled to pitch on Thursday, will open the series in New York.
In the 11th inning Al Alburquerque struck out Brandon Phillips to get out a jam
The Cincinnati Reds beat the Detroit Tigers 5-2 on Tuesday night.