Choi has 2-run single in 9th, Rays beat Tigers 5-4
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ji-Man Choi raised his arms into the air as he saw his game-winning hit clear the infield.
There was good reason to celebrate after the Tampa Bay Rays kept themselves in...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Detroit Tigers earned their first series win in two months despite having two of their clubhouse leaders traded before Wednesday's game against the Los Angeles...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Tigers heard Kansas City was making a late pitching change about an hour before the first pitch, and what could have caused a bit of anxiety for a bunch of hitters...
Tigers’ Jones leaves game because of back spasms
CHICAGO (AP) — Detroit Tigers center fielder JaCoby Jones has left the first game of a day-night doubleheader against the Chicago White Sox because of back spasms.
Stewart and the Tigers take on division foe Chicago
Detroit Tigers (12-12, third in the AL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (9-14, fourth in the AL Central)
Chicago; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Tigers: Daniel Norris (1-0, 2.70...
Zimmermann, Tigers to face Porcello, Red Sox on Thursday
Detroit Tigers (12-11, third in the AL Central) vs. Boston Red Sox (10-15, fourth in the AL East)
Boston; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Tigers: Jordan Zimmermann (0-3, 4.94...
DETROIT (AP) — With closer Shane Greene making saves routine for the Detroit Tigers this year, pitcher Daniel Norris will try to do the same with wins.
Chicago White Sox (7-10, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (8-9, third in the AL Central)
Detroit; Thursday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Ivan Nova (0-2, 5.28...
Detroit takes 3-game skid into matchup with Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Pirates (8-6, second in the NL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (8-7, third in the NL Central)
Detroit; Tuesday, 6 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Joe Musgrove (1-1, 0.00...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Berrios calls himself "a normal guy," and his teammates describe him as "humble."
"I'm feeling proud, but not like the way, 'Oh, I'm the guy,'" Berrios...
Goodrum, Hicks homer off Bauer, Tigers top Indians 4-1
DETROIT (AP) — Niko Goodrum and John Hicks were in no mood to wait for a deep count against Trevor Bauer.
"This isn't the time to be patient against a guy who throwing like that," Goodrum...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees swung over slider after slider from Matthew Boyd, setting a franchise swing-and-miss record.
Even when New York connected, the damage mostly blew back in the...
Tigers agree to minor league contract with Beckham
DETROIT (AP) — Infielder Gordon Beckham agreed to a minor league contract with the Detroit Tigers and was invited to major league spring training.
If Beckham is added to the 40-man roster, he would get a one-year contract paying $700,000 while in the majors and $138,000 while in the minors. Beckham played in only 33 major league games over the past two seasons with the Seattle Mariners.
Catcher Hector Sanchez also agreed to a minor league deal.
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners activated second baseman Dee Gordon off the 10-day disabled list before Thursday night's game against the Texas Rangers and reinserted him into his customary leadoff spot.
Infielder Gordon Beckham was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma to make room for Gordon on the roster.
Gordon was placed on the DL with a fractured right big toe on May 22, retroactive to May 21. Gordon originally injured the toe on May 9 in Toronto and aggravated the injury 11 days later in Detroit.
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Seattle Mariners say they will have a better idea on the projected length of Robinson Cano's recovery time after the second baseman is examined by a hand specialist in Philadelphia on Tuesday.
The eight-time All-Star broke the pinkie finger of his right hand when hit by a pitch from left-hander Blaine Hardy on Sunday at the Detroit.
Cano is batting .287 with four homers, 23 RBIs and a .385 on-base percentage in 39 games this season.
Infielder Gordon Beckham, Giants agree to minor league deal
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Infielder Gordon Beckham has agreed to a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants and will attend big league spring training.
If added to the major league roster, Beckham would get a $1.25 million, one-year deal.
The team announced the deal Wednesday, five days ahead of when pitchers and catchers report to spring training.
Giants exercise 2017 contract option for lefty Matt Moore
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Moore's $7 million contract option for 2017 has been exercised by the San Francisco Giants, who acquired the left-hander at the trade deadline from Tampa Bay and counted on his contributions to reach the playoffs.
The wild-card Giants lost to the World Series champion Cubs in a four-game NL Division Series. Now, they will have their rotation intact with Madison Bumgarner, Johnny Cueto, Jeff Samardzija, Moore and perhaps Matt Cain.
Giants acquire infielder Gordon Beckham from Braves
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants are taking no chances as they chase a playoff spot in the final week of the season.
The Giants acquired infielder Gordon Beckham on Tuesday in a trade with the Atlanta Braves to give themselves some help with Eduardo Nunez injured.
Hellickson blows 4-0 lead, Phillies fall to Braves 8-4
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeremy Hellickson crouched behind the mound and scratched his head while Matt Kemp circled the bases.
Just like that, a 4-0 lead had vanished.
Freddie Freeman hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the ninth, Kemp had four RBIs and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-4 on Friday night.
Wisler whiffs 10, Braves top Padres to get out of MLB cellar
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Wisler wasn't happy when he was sent back to Triple-A Gwinnett in late July.
Now he sees the one-month stay in the minors was just what he needed to reclaim his pitching form.
Wisler set a career high with 10 strikeouts in six innings, Gordon Beckham drove in two runs with a pinch-hit bases-loaded double in the sixth and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 8-1 on Wednesday night.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Matt Kemp scored from third after Keon Broxton dropped Gordon Beckham's fly ball to center field in the 12th inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Monday night.
With the bases loaded and nobody out, Broxton dropped a drive to deep center. An error was given to Broxton, but Beckham was awarded a sacrifice fly and an RBI.
Kemp drew a walk off Carlos Torres (2-2) to start the 12th and went to third on a ground-rule double...