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DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 9:  Pitcher Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers receives a high-five in the dugout after being relieved during the seventh inning of a game against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on September 9, 2014, in Detroit, Michigan. Scherzer recorded his 16th win in the Tigers 4-2 victory. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

One Season Later, Indians Break Tigers’ A.L. Strikeout Record

The Detroit Tigers pitching staff recorded 1,428 strikeouts in 2013, a mark that was broken by the Cleveland Indians against the Rays on Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–09/26/2014

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12 Best Tweets Celebrating Derek Jeter’s Legendary Final Hit At Yankee Stadium

While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.

09/26/2014

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Top 5 MLB Mascot Races of 2014

Baseball players aren’t the only ones battling it out on the field.

09/25/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 22:  Chris Bassitt #61 of the Chicago White Sox pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the first inning at Comerica Park on September 22, 2014, in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Rookie Pitcher Shuts Down Tigers As White Sox Edge Detroit, 2-0

Detroit is one game ahead of the second-place Royals, who beat Cleveland 2-0 Monday night, after the Indians finished off a victory in a suspended game against Kansas City.

97.1 The Ticket–09/22/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 20: Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates the victory over the Kansas City Royals with Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers on September 20, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

Game-Changing Appeal Favors Tigers In 3-2 Win Over Royals [VIDEO]

It was 1-1 in the sixth when a line drive and a wild throw led to an appeal toss and a pair of umpire discussions that wound up ruling a Royals runner had left third base too soon.

97.1 The Ticket–09/20/2014

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers. FILE (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Offense Explodes In 10-1 Rout Of Royals

A combination of 19 hits and seven scoreless innings from Justin Verlander helped the Tigers jump 1.5 games ahead of the Royals in the Al Central Division.

97.1 The Ticket–09/19/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 15:  Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers checks his mask during the eight inning of the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on June 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-3.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Avila Remains Sidelined With Dizziness; McCann To Start

Rookie catcher James McCann will start in Avila’s place as Detroit begins a crucial three-game series against the Royals, who were a half-game back in the AL Central.

97.1 The Ticket–09/19/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 15: J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers congratulates teammate Miguel Cabrera #24 on scoring a run against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of the game on September 15, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Hunter, Cabrera Homer In 9th To Save Bullpen, Tigers Beat Twins 8-6

The Tigers lost a 6-0 lead, but after Joe Mauer’s second two-run single tied the game for the Twins in the eighth inning, Hunter hit the first pitch of the ninth from Casey Fien into the bullpen behind left-center field.

97.1 The Ticket–09/15/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 14: Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies argues with umpire Joe West #22 after Papelbon was ejected from the game after making an obscene gesture while leaving the field after the final out in the ninth inning against the Miami Marlins in a game at Citizens Bank Park on September 14, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Marlins defeated the Phillies 5-4. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Phillies’ Papelbon Ejected, Fined, Suspended For Gesture Toward Crowd [VIDEO]

As he walked off the field after finally ending a rough inning, Pabelbon gave a silent message to critical Phillies fans in a suggestive way, or so the MLB believes.

97.1 The Ticket–09/15/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 13:  Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers and catcher Yan Gomes #10 of the Cleveland Indians watch Avila's two-run home run in the eighth inning that give the Tigers a 5-4 lead at Comerica Park on September 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Avila’s Two-Run Bomb In 8th Lifts Tigers Over Indians, 5-4

Avila sent a full-count pitch from reliever Bryan Shaw into the right-field stands for his 11th home run and helped the Tigers retain first place in the AL Central.

97.1 The Ticket–09/13/2014

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