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MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 30: Jordan Lyles #41 of the Houston Astros pitches on the mound against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 30, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mark Hirsch/Getty Images)

Astros To Start Lyles On Thursday Against Tigers

Jordan Lyles will be recalled from the minors by the Houston Astros to start Thursday night against the AL champion Detroit Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–05/02/2013

Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images, File)

Astros Tee Off On Tigers’ Sanchez

Jonathan Singleton hit two home runs and Jason Castro and Rick Ankiel each hit one, and a Houston Astros split squad beat the Detroit Tigers 11-4 despite a three-run homer by Prince Fielder.

97.1 The Ticket–03/28/2013

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - FEBRUARY 22: Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland #10 watches the action during the game against the Atlanta Braves on February 22, 2013 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The Tigers defeated the Braves 2-1. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Castro, Wallace Power Astros To Win Over Tigers

Jason Castro and Brett Wallace each homered for a Houston Astros split squad Tuesday in a 9-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–02/26/2013

Detroit Tigers v Minnesota Twins

Tigers 4, Houston 2

A two-run homer and an RBI double by Jhonny Peralta gave the Detroit Tigers the cushion needed to beat the Houston Astros 4-2 on Sunday

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2012

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 02:  Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers makes a catch on a fly ball by Nick Swisher #33 of the New York Yankees in the second inning of Game Two of the American League Division Series at Yankee Stadium on October 2, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Jackson Hits Inside-The-Park HR, Astros Top Tigers

Austin Jackson hit an inside-the-park home run and Brennan Boesch also homered for the Detroit Tigers before the Houston Astros rallied for a 14-7 win Tuesday.


2011 World Series Game 5 - St Louis Cardinals v Texas Rangers (Getty Images)

World Series By The Numbers

Professional athletes often purport that they play for their team’s faithful fan base, above all else.

97.1 The Ticket–10/25/2011

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Tigers 9, Astros 1

Victor Martinez had three hits and the Detroit Tigers roughed up Houston starter Brett Myers in a 9-1 victory over the Astros on Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/21/2011

(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Astros 6, Tigers 3

Joel Zumaya is hurting a little bit, once again.

Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said the 26-year-old reliever’s surgically repaired right elbow bothered him after pitching Sunday. Zumaya’s elbow is a little tender where a screw was inserted during surgery last July 12.

97.1 The Ticket–03/02/2011

The Bailer

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