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Triple Crown

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 23:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers walks back to the dugout after hitting a three run-home run in the fourth inning against the New York Mets on August 23, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Cabrera Continues To Close Home Run Gap, Creeps Closer To Triple Crown

Davis, since the All-Star break, has gone yard nine times. Slowly but surely, Cabrera is catching up.

CBS Detroit–08/27/2013

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 09: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers follows through on a game tying two run home run in the ninth inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on August 9, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Cabrera, Jackson Named AL Players Of The Week

The Detroit Tigers are 17-5 in the second half of the season, and two of the team’s players have been named American League Players of the Week: Miguel Cabrera and Austin Jackson.

CBS Detroit–08/12/2013

DETROIT, MI - JULY 11:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a solo home run against the Chicago White Sox in the fifth inning at Comerica Park on July 11, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Caputo: Three Reasons Miguel Cabrera Will Likely Repeat As Triple Crown Winner

The Tigers have a high number of games remaining on the road at ball parks which are considered launching pads for home runs, Chicago, New York and Boston.

97.1 The Ticket–07/19/2013

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 17: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with teammate Prince Fielder #28 after a win over the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park on June 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Orioles 5-1. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Will Cabrera Win Back-To-Back Triple Crowns? Slugger Reflects On Career

As Cabrera’s career plays out, the other Detroit players are very aware that they are playing with one of the best baseball players alive and probably one of the best ever.

CBS Detroit–06/21/2013

ockey Mike Smith celebrates after guiding Palace Malice to victory during the 145th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 8, 2013 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Longshot Palace Malice Wins Belmont Stakes

Three different horses have captured each leg of this year’s Triple Crown.

97.1 The Ticket–06/08/2013

BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 01: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a grand slam in the fourth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 1, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Cabrera Numbers Put Him Among All-Time Greats

When Miguel Cabrera gets a bat in his hands, it is something to behold, even for the teammates and coaches who watch him daily.

CBS Detroit–06/07/2013

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Belmont Stakes: Kentucky Derby And Preakness Winners Set For A Rematch

This Saturday’s Belmont Stakes in New York lacks a Triple Crown attempt but it does include the next best thing: a rematch between the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winners.

06/06/2013

Gary Stevens celebrates atop of Oxbow #6 as he crosses the finish line to win the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 18, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Justin Heiman/Getty Images)

Oxbow Upsets Orb In Preakness

Oxbow has won the Preakness, ruining Orb’s bid to capture the Triple Crown.

97.1 The Ticket–05/18/2013

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Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel Cabrera

Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.

05/16/2013

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Preakness Stakes

Since 2000, seven post-time favorites have won the Preakness. There is no doubt that this year’s post-time favorite will be Kentucky Derby winner Orb.

05/16/2013

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