Detroit Tigers

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 01:  Tyler Collins #18 of the Detroit Tigers is tagged out at home plate by Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals during the game at Kauffman Stadium on September 1, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Verlander, Kinsler Lead Tigers To 6-5 Victory Over Royals

Justin Verlander threw his fifth consecutive quality start, and Ian Kinsler homered and drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Tuesday night.

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NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 29: Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets follows through on a first inning double against the Boston Red Sox at Citi Field on August 29, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Former Tiger Curtis Granderson Doesn’t Believe In The Moon Landing

Is it tin foil hat time?

97.1 The Ticket–08/31/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 29: Edwin Encarnacion #10 of the Toronto Blue Jays hits a three-run home run in the first inning during MLB game action against the Detroit Tigers on August 29, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Encarnacion Tallies 3 HRs, 9 RBIs As Blue Jays Rout Tigers, 15-1

The game was paused briefly after Encarnacion’s slam when dozens of fans tossed caps onto the outfield to honor his homer hat trick.

97.1 The Ticket–08/29/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 28: Matt Boyd #48 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after giving up a solo home run to Josh Donaldson #20 of the Toronto Blue Jays in the third inning during MLB game action on August 28, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Blue Jays Hit 3 HRs In 5-3 Win Over Tigers

All three Blue Jays homers came off rookie Matt Boyd, one of the three left-handed pitchers acquired by Detroit in the July 30 trade that sent David Price to Toronto.

97.1 The Ticket–08/28/2015

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 27: Matt Shoemaker #52 of the Los Angeles Angels pitches during the third inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers on August 27, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Shoemaker Shuts Down Hometown Tigers, Pitches Angels To Win

Matt Shoemaker pitched one-hit ball into the eighth inning in his hometown ballpark, Albert Pujols drove in one run and scored another and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–08/27/2015

Pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers delivers against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the first inning at Comerica Park on August 26, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Iannetta Ends Verlander’s No-Hit Bid With No Outs In 9th

Chris Iannetta hit a leadoff double off the chalk on the left field line to end Justin Verlander’s no-hit bid for the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning.

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 17:  A Detroit Tigers batting helmet sits in the dugout during Game Five of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on October 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Swing For The Fences With Fantasy Batting Practice This Weekend At Comerica Park

Here’s your chance to hit a home run at Comerica Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2015

Pitcher Alfredo Simon #31 of the Detroit Tigers walks back to the mound during the fifth inning after walking Kaleb Cowart of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Comerica Park on August 25, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Simon was pulled from the game after the play.  (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Pujols, 3 Wild Pitches Help Angels Beat Tigers 8-7

Detroit put runners on the corners in the eighth, but Street got Victor Martinez to ground out to end the inning.

97.1 The Ticket–08/25/2015

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This Week In Baseball: MLB Gets New Domestic Violence Policy Right

The MLB and MLBPA announced a new domestic violence policy over the weekend and they look like they got it right.



WWJ Newsradio 950, Detroit Tigers and Karmanos team up for Pink Out the Park, 9/18/15

Join WWJ for the 4th annual Pink out the Park, Friday, September 18th when the Tigers face the Indians at Comerica Park. Click here for details.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2015