Ian Kinsler

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 - JULY 19: Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus #7 gets in between home plate umpire Manny Gonzalez and Ian Kinsler during the third inning of the game against the Baltimore Orioles on July 19, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Kinsler Ejected In 3rd Inning Against Orioles [VIDEO]

Ian Kinsler was ejected from Detroit’s game against Baltimore on Sunday after slamming his bat down in disgust when he hit a flyball.

97.1 The Ticket–07/20/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 1:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers watches teammates warm up prior to a game against the Kansas City Royals on May 1, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Shows He Has Moves Like LeBron James [VIDEO]

The Tigers are always having fun in their clubhouse.

97.1 The Ticket–06/10/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 4: Tyler Collins #18 of the Detroit Tigers rounds third base after hitting a three run home run in the ninth inning scoring J.D. Martinez #28 and Ian Kinsler #3 (not in photo) during the game against the Oakland Athletics on June 4, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Mental Game Looms Large As Tigers Try To Break Free From Slump

With the team mired in a losing streak, players have struggled at times to keep a sense of urgency from overtaking them.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 2:  Ben Zobrist #18 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his grand slam against the Detroit Tigers with Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics as catcher James McCann #34 of the Detroit Tigers looks on during the seventh inning at Comerica Park on June 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Kinsler Showing Leadership In Clubhouse As Tigers Try To Snap Losing Streak

McCann said Kinsler came to talk with him about McCann choosing to bunt in the third inning of Tuesday’s game against the Athletics.

CBS Detroit–06/03/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 2:  Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics slides safely into third base as Nick Castellanos #9 of the Detroit Tigers drops the throw from shortstop Jose Iglesias on a hit by Marcus Semien of the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on June 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Defensive Gaffes Cost Tigers In Fifth Straight Loss

“Anaheim was a slap in the face,” Ausmus said, referring to the recent four-game sweep by the Angels. “This was a punch in the gut.”

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers - file photo. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Shake Up Lineup With Hope Of Reinvigorating Offense

“Things weren’t working, so we looked at it, or I looked at it, tried to find some way we could maybe mix it up,” Ausmus said Tuesday.

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

DETROIT, MI - MAY 12:  Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers, left, celebrates with J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers and teammates after hitting a walk-off single in the 10th inning that scored Anthony Gose to defeat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 at Comerica Park on May 12, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Did Hernan Perez Hurt Himself While Celebrating The Win Over The Twins? [VIDEO]

Does it appear to you that he may have pulled his hamstring?

97.1 The Ticket–05/13/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 17:  Pitcher David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers flips a grounder hit by Adam Eaton of the Chicago White Sox to first base for an out in the first inning at Comerica Park on April 17, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the White Sox 2-1. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Success Of Starters Continues As Price Dominates Against White Sox

David Price dazzled again Friday, allowing only one earned run over eight innings as the Tigers notched a win over the White Sox.

CBS Detroit–04/17/2015


Ausmus Compares Iglesias And Kinsler To Trammell And Whitaker

Tigers skipper Brad Ausmus was asked about how good Iglesias and Kinsler could be together and responded “right there with Trammell and Whitaker.”

97.1 The Ticket–03/10/2015