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ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 19:  J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his solo home run with teammate Nick Castellanos #9 as he makes his way back to the dugout during the eighth inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on August 19, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

J.D. Martinez On Pitch At His Head: ‘It Just Doesn’t Look Right In That Situation’

“A lot of the veteran guys said I was even a lot cooler than I should have been about it,” J.D. Martinez said Wednesday.

CBS Detroit–08/27/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 23:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers gets the out on Jordan Schafer #1 of the Minnesota Twins against the Minnesota Twins in the fourth inning at Target Field on August 23, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Cabrera Clearly Playing In Pain; Tigers Again Plan To Let Him Play Through It

Ausmus said earlier this season that most of the time he gives players the benefit of the doubt when they want to play through injuries.

CBS Detroit–08/27/2014

Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers is congrtaulated by Elvis Andrus at Minute Maid Park on August 10, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

6 Times Elvis Andrus And Adrian Beltre Proved They’re Best Friends

If you didn’t know by now, Texas Rangers’ Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre are pretty tight. From their back-and-forth banter to fooling each other on the field, there’s no pair more fun to watch. Need proof?

08/26/2014

(Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

5 MLB Players That You Didn’t Know Defected From Cuba

In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let’s take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.

08/25/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 23: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers takes the mound against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning at Target Field on August 23, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.(Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Tigers Salvage Split Of Doubleheader, Beat Twins, 8-6

Justin Verlander returned to help the Tigers take the second game of Saturday’s doubleheader.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 23:  Buck Farmer #45 of the Detroit Tigers throws against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning at Target Field on August 23, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.(Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Pitching Struggles Again As Tigers Drop Doubleheader Opener, 12-4, To Twins

The Twins scored seven runs off starter Buck Farmer, who lasted just 1.1 innings and ran his ERA to 15.63 in his second career start.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 22: Robbie Ray #58 of the Detroit Tigers reacts to giving up a two-run home run to Danny Santana #39 of the Minnesota Twins during the second inning of the game on August 22, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Pitching Implodes As Twins Bomb Tigers, 20-6

Robbie Ray lasted just 1.1 innings, giving up six runs and six hits, eventually leading to infielder Andrew Romine getting on the mound in the eighth inning.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2014

(Photo Credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

6 Great MLB Celebrations Involving Gatorade

No celebration is complete without a Gatorade shower.

08/22/2014

(Photo Credit: Otto Geule Jr./Getty Images)

5 Fantastic Plays By A Ballgirl

An ode to the girls who who protect and serve the foul ball line spectators.

08/22/2014

Chicago Cubs ground crew members struggle to get the tarp on the field as rain falls during the fifth inning of the Chicago Cubs game against the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field on August 19, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

5 Times MLB Game Protests Have Been Upheld

With the San Francisco Giants being the first team since 1986 to successfully protest a game, we decided to take a look back at some of the past protested games upheld by the MLB. Here’s five times MLB game protests have been upheld:

08/21/2014

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