CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Rick Porcello

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 20: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers points back to the crowd as comes in after hitting a grand slam home run off of pitcher Kirby Yates #49 of the Tampa Bay Rays during the seventh inning of a game on August 20, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Porcello Pitches 3-Hitter, Leads Tigers Over Rays

Rick Porcello pitched a three-hitter for his AL-leading third shutout and Victor Martinez hit a grand slam, leading the Detroit Tigers over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-0 Wednesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–7 hours ago

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 06: Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals works the second inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on August 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Doug Fister Better Than Ever Since Tigers Traded Him Away

This is one trade that Tigers fans will not soon let the organization forget.

CBS Detroit–08/13/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - JULY 27:  Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the seventh inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 27, 2014 in Anaheim, California. The Angels defeated the Tigers 2-1.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Karsch And Anderson Champ And Chump Of The Weekend 7-29-14

Champ: Rick Porcello for his performance this season. Chump: Justin Verlander for his poor performance this season.

97.1 The Ticket–07/29/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 08: Hyun-Jin Ryu #99 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on July 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 17 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

07/18/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 15:  Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the fifth 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)

Porcello Not Voted Into All-Star Game

Porcello threw back-to-back complete-game shutouts, a remarkable achievement that vaulted him into contention for midseason honors.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 01: Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after pitching his second complete game shutout against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on July 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 6-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Players Support The #PickRick Campagin

With the Major League Baseball All-Star game right around the corner, the final push for Rick Porcello is full steam ahead.

97.1 The Ticket–07/08/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 06: Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers warms up prior to the start of the game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Comerica Park on July 6, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Porcello Hoping For All-Star Opportunity

With or without an All-Star invite, Porcello is developing into the pitcher many thought he could be.

CBS Detroit–07/07/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 01: Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with catcher Bryan Holaday #50 after pitching his second complete game shutout against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on July 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 6-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers And Cubs Align To #PickRick And #VoteRizzo For The 2014 ASG Final Vote

The Detroit Tigers and Chicago Cubs announced today a special partnership encouraging fans to vote to #PickRick and #VoteRizzo for Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello and Cubs pitcher Anthony Rizzo for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote, presented by Experian.com

97.1 The Ticket–07/07/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 01: Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with pitching coach Jeff Jones #51 after pitching his second complete game shutout against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on July 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 6-4. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Porcello Dominates Oakland, Records Second Straight Complete-Game Shutout

Porcello pitched the entire gem without recording a strikeout. He would have liked to get one, but recently he has not been needing them.

CBS Detroit–07/01/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,866 other followers