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5 Walk Off Reasons To Love September Baseball

Walk, don’t run to the best time of the year.

09/12/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 10: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers looks on from the dugout while wearing a rally cap during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 10, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Confidence To The Max: Scherzer Locked In As Tigers Charge Toward Playoffs

“Now that I’m able to get through this start,” Scherzer said, “I will be able to give you absolutely everything I’ve got.”

CBS Detroit–09/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 8: Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the ninth inning of the game against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers won the game 9-5. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Dramatic Pickoff Move Highlights Stellar Night For Nathan, Tigers

Stakes could not be much higher in a regular season game.

CBS Detroit–09/10/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 9: Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers delivers a pitch in the ninth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 9, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Tigers Activating Joakim Soria From Disabled List

One ugly outing distorted Soria’s ERA: he had allowed just one run between his other five appearances as a Tiger.

CBS Detroit–09/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 8: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers drives in a run with an infield single in the third inning of the game against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Tigers Close Gap To One Game With 9-5 Win Over Royals

The Tigers six-run third featured Victor Martinez’s infield RBI single, run-scoring doubles by Don Kelly and Alex Avila, a two-run double by Castellanos and Hunter’s run-scoring single.

97.1 The Ticket–09/08/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 02:  Ford Field home of the Detroit Lions and Comemrica Park home of the Detroit Tigers prior to the start of the game against the Colorado Rockies at Comerica Park on August 2, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Rockies 11-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers, Lions Bring Positive Spotlight To Detroit Monday; Quin Hopes Visitors Learn Detroit’s ‘Cool’

“… After coming here, you see the players aren’t as bad as they’re portrayed to be on TV, and the city isn’t like that, at least the areas that I’ve been in. You kind of live just like a normal city. I think every city has their bad areas. The economy may be a little different here, but for the most part, it’s cool.”

CBS Detroit–09/08/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - JULY 12:  Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his two-run home run with Don Kelly #32 as Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals looks on in the ninth inning at Kauffman Stadium on July 12, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Avila On AL Central Race, Tigers-Royals Series: ‘The Best Team Will Come Out’

Tigers manager Brad Ausmus stated the obvious when he called the series the biggest of the season to date.

CBS Detroit–09/08/2014

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 30:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers runs back to the dugout after getting a run-scoring sacrifice against the Chicago White Sox in the fourth inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 30, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers Will Rotate Martinez, Cabrera At DH For Remainder Of Season

With Cabrera dealing with an ankle injury, Tigers manager Brad Ausmus announced Thursday that the team will rotate Cabrera and usual designated hitter Victor Martinez at first base.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 28: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers hits for a lead off double to start the ninth inning of the game against the New York Yankees at Comerica Park on August 28, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Yankees 3-2.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Victor Martinez Named AL Player Of The Month For August

In 31 games last month, Martinez batted .350 with a .442 on-base percentage as he racked up 41 hits and 19 walks.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 1: Catcher Yan Gomes #10 of the Cleveland Indians watches as J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after scoring on a solo home run during the third inning a Progressive Field on September 1, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Scoreboard-Watching Season In Session As Tigers Try To Catch Royals

39-year-old Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan has seen his share of pennant races, and for him, Sept. 1 marks the start of scoreboard watching.

CBS Detroit–09/03/2014

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