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Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Pirates-Tigers Preview 5-28-13

Although manager Clint Hurdle said his Pittsburgh Pirates would pitch carefully to Miguel Cabrera, they didn’t need to in the opener of this series with the Detroit Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2013

CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates in the dugout after scoring during the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 22, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Jhonny Peralta Stays Red Hot At Plate

Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta could not be retired Monday at home against the Pirates.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2013

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Big Glove Pirates Fan Steals The Show

I am a huge memorabilia collector and one thing I have always wanted to do is catch a foul ball at a Tigers game.

97.1 The Ticket–04/16/2013

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A.J. Burnett Falls For April Fools’ Prank

Everyone loves a good April Fool’s prank right.

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2013

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Pirates’ Starling Marte Has Superstar Potential

With a little time, Starling Marte and the Pirates could make waves throughout baseball.


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

Cabrera Homers To Help Tigers Beat Pirates 4-1

Miguel Cabrera has three home runs in 21 at-bats and if all goes well, he won’t be back at spring training for almost three weeks.

97.1 The Ticket–03/02/2013

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - MAY 6: Infielder Brandon Inge #7 of Oakland Athletics celebrates a third inning home run with third base coach Mike Gallego against the Tampa Bay Rays May 6, 2012 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Inge Close To Deal With Pirates

Brandon Inge is headed to the Pirates.

97.1 The Ticket–02/13/2013

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Tigers Acquire Ramon Cabrera From Pirates

The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has acquired catcher Ramon Cabrera from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for lefthanded pitcher Andy Oliver.

97.1 The Ticket–12/06/2012

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 24: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after his teammate Ryan Raburn #25 saved a home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the interleague game on June 24, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Pirates Fall Again To Verlander, Tigers

Four pitches in, Kevin Correia knew he had probably handed Justin Verlander too much support.

97.1 The Ticket–06/24/2012

CINCINNATI, OH - JUNE 9: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers walks off the field after striking out Joey Votto #19 of the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on June 9, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Tigers won 3-2. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Detroit at Pittsburgh Preview

The Detroit Tigers haven’t been swept in interleague play in eight seasons. Giving the ball to Justin Verlander could help them keep that streak alive.

97.1 The Ticket–06/24/2012