DETROIT, MI - APRIL 25: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers singles to right field scoring Rajai Davis and Ian Kinsler (not in photo) during the first inning wearing a throwback Negro League Uniform during the game against the Cleveland Indians on April 25, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Victor Martinez Drives In 3 Runs, Leads Tigers To 4-1 Win Over Indians

The Tigers halted a four-game losing streak behind three RBIs from cleanup hitter, Victor Martinez.

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When It Comes To Your Fantasy Team, Always Be Looking For Someone Better

As you approach the end of the first month of the fantasy baseball season, like all smart fantasy owners you must look every day for better players. Sure, you may like a guy on your bench who plays for the local nine, but fantasy baseball is won with the head—not the heart.

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PHOENIX, AZ - JULY 21:  Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers delivers a pitch in the ninth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on July 21, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. Detroit won 4-3. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Teammates Agree Joe Nathan One Of The Best Closers Ever

If his career is over, Nathan will be remembered by teammates not for his troublesome 2014 season but for everything that came before that.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015


Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: April 20th-April 24th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.


PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 13:  Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the Opening Day game at PNC Park on April 13, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Some Tigers Miffed By Timing Of Balk Call Against Sanchez, But Ausmus Says Ump Got It Right

“The first time they didn’t say anything,” Perez said. “Nobody said nothing until their hitter and their third base coach said something.

CBS Detroit–04/23/2015

Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers pitches. FILE (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

After Season-Ending Injury, Joe Nathan, 40, Aiming For Comeback [VIDEO]

“I am preparing myself to come back and be a major league player again.”

CBS Detroit–04/23/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - JULY 13:  Ian Krol #46 of the Detroit Tigers throws in the seventh inning against the Kansas City Royals on July 13, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Tigers Send Ian Krol To Toledo, Bring Up Alex Wilson

Krol pitched two scoreless innings for Detroit in Wednesday’s blowout loss to the New York Yankees.

CBS Detroit–04/23/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 6: Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates the final out during the Opening Day game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on April 6, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Bad News For Joe Nathan: More Tests After Arm ‘Pop’

“I thought he was real close,” Ausmus said. “I think he thought he was close until that one pitch.”

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 6: Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers and Joe Nathan #36 celebrate a win over the Minnesota Twins on Opening Day at Comerica Park on April 6, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nathan Hopes To Come Off Disabled List Friday If Rehab Stint Goes Well

“One day, it literally feels like you may never pitch again, and then one day you can,” Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan said Tuesday.

CBS Detroit–04/21/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Why We Need Kris Bryant To Succeed

In case you haven’t heard, Chicago Cubs uber-prospect Kris Bryant was called up and made his debut on Friday.