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Manager John Farrell of the Boston Red Sox argues a call with the second base umpire Mike DiMuro during the eighth inning while playing the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on June 23, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Farrell: Detroit, Oakland Both ‘Steep Challenge’

The closest John Farrell would come to expressing a preference between Oakland and Detroit is to note that one is kind of far away.


Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers stands in the infield after grounding out with the bases loaded to end the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 3, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Scherzer, Tigers Fall To Red Sox 2-1

Jon Lester outdueled Max Scherzer and the Boston Red Sox beat Detroit 2-1 on Tuesday night, ending the Tigers right-hander’s chance to become just the second pitcher to open a season with a 20-1 record.

97.1 The Ticket–09/03/2013

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 29: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers grabs his left leg after being tagged out at second base trying to stretch a hit into a double in the fifth inning at Comerica Park on August 29, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Cabrera limped off the field and did not return to the game. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tigers Miguel Cabrera Out Of Lineup Again

Miggy is not in the Detroit Tigers’ lineup for the third straight game for Monday’s matchup against the Red Sox.


Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates scoring a first inning run with Victor Martinez #41 while playing the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on June 23, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tigers Rally To Beat Red Sox 7-5

Torii Hunter hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the eighth inning after two Boston errors helped load the bases, and Prince Fielder added a two-run single to help the Detroit Tigers to a sloppy 7-5 victory over the Red Sox on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–06/23/2013

Detroit Tigers v Kansas City Royals

Verlander On The Mound Vs. Red Sox

Justin Verlander was hardly at his best last time out and a matchup with the Boston Red Sox wouldn’t appear to give him the best chance to bounce back.

97.1 The Ticket–06/23/2013

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning during the game against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on June 22, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.(Getty Images/Leon Halip)

Tigers 10, Red Sox 3

Max Scherzer won his 11th straight decision to start the season and Victor Martinez hit a first-inning grand slam to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 10-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–06/22/2013

Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers slides past the tag of Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox during the second inning at Comerica Park  on June 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tigers Rocked By Red Sox 10-6

Miguel Cabrera hit a three-run homer for Detroit, which nearly rallied from a 6-1 deficit …

97.1 The Ticket–06/21/2013

Curt Schilling (credit: Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

MLB Issues Statement Regarding Curt Schilling’s PED Comments

Major League Baseball has issued a statement regarding comments made by long-time big league pitcher Curt Schilling.

97.1 The Ticket–02/08/2013


TTYM: Stephen A. Smith Said What?? And People Like Mike Vick

Stephen, Please! ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith came under fire Thursday for using a racial slur on Thursday’s edition of First Take.  The comment happened during a discussion of whether or not Kobe Bryant will play in […]


Ted Williams Dies

Ted Williams And A Cautionary Tale For The Tigers’ Scrimmages

The basics are that the 1946 Red Sox had a long layoff before the World Series and brought in a collection of American League All-Stars to play against.

97.1 The Ticket–10/21/2012