Anibal Sanchez (10-7) tries to win his eighth straight decision when the Tigers open a three-game series at Tampa Bay.
Detroit manager Brad Ausmus didn’t hide his frustration after the Tigers’ latest loss.
The Detroit Tigers recalled left-hander Kyle Ryan from Triple-A Toledo before Sunday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox.
Simon threw the second pitch of the inning to Pablo Sandoval and shortstop Jose Iglesias and catcher James McCann trotted to the mound.
Xander Bogaerts’ single up the middle off Blaine Hardy in the 11th inning drove home the winning run.
The first baseman, who has been on the disabled list since July 4 with a left calf strain, took some swings in batting practice Friday at Fenway Park.
FOX Sports reports that Cespedes is determined to stay with the Tigers beyond this season, whether he’s traded or not.
David Price, the subject of trade rumors with Detroit (47-48) struggling to get above .500, allowed two runs in eight-plus innings
Nick Castellanos hit a grand slam off the brick facade in left-center field, part of an eight-run third inning for the Detroit Tigers
Andrew Romine Scoffs At Idea Tigers’ Loss Was Pivotal: ‘Plenty Of Teams Come Back From A Lot More Down’
“It’s just a loss, it’s not that big of a deal.”