Red Sox’s Steve Pearce earns World Series MVP honors

LOS ANGELES, California — Steve Pearce earned MVP honors on Sunday night after hitting two home runs that sent Boston over the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in Game 5 — to claim the 2018 World Series. “This is the greatest feeling of my life. When you’re a kid, this is where you want to be….

Red Sox favored sover LA Dodgers in World Series

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Oddsmakers at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook have the Boston Red Sox as the favorites to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series. The Red Sox are set as minus-135 favorites in early betting, with the Dodgers made plus-115 to win the Series. When the @Dodgers take on the…

Kanye and Saint West throw out the first pitch at White Sox Game

CHICAGO, Illinois — Kanye West has returned to Chi-town for good. As part of his homecoming resurgence back into the spotlight, Kanye West and his son Saint West tossed out the first pitch ahead of the Chicago White Sox and Chicago Cubs game on Sunday. The Cubs defeated the White Sox 6-1. Homecoming. Cc: @kanyewest…

Brad Keller leads Royals to series split with Tigers

DETROIT, Michigan — The Kansas City Royals Brad Keller delivered seven strong innings to help the visitors hold on to beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Sunday. Keller, a rookie pitcher (9-6) allowed just one run on three hits — walking three and striking out two. “I was attacking them with my fastball, mostly,” Keller…

Verlander receives heroic ovation as he returns to Comerica Park

DETROIT, Michigan — The Houston Astros, Justin Verlander, returned to a crowd of 19,711 where he received three standing ovations while pitching lifting the opponents to to a 3-2 victory over the Tigers on Monday night at Comerica Park. “It was almost normal until the tribute video, but that really got to me,” he said….

New York Yankees add Andrew McCutchen

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees have added former National League MVP Award winner, Andrew McCutchen, who was acquired from the Giants with cash considerations ($1.2 million) on Friday morning. “I think this [McCutchen trade] is something that just really helps us in the here and now,” Boone said. “And even when Aaron comes…

Detroit Tigers retire Alan Trammell’s No.3 jersey

DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Tigers, retired Hall of Famer Alan Trammell No. 3. Trammell was inducted into the Hall late last month, and now his name and number are on the brick wall beyond one of the bullpens at Comerica. Lou Whitaker was on hand for the ceremony. “The love that Lou has not…

Tigers announce 2019 schedule

DETROIT, Michigan — In conjunction with Major League Baseball, the Detroit Tigers today released their 2019 schedule, featuring 81 home games at Comerica Park, located in the heart of The District Detroit. The Tigers will face their American League Central Division rivals, as well as Interleague home contests against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Washington Nationals, Philadelphia…

Rainbow appears during Tribute for the late Aretha Franklin at Comerica Park

DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Tigers paid tribute to Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, who passed away at the age of 76 last Thursday in her hometown of Detroit. During another tribute on Tuesday, something magical happened as fans at Comerica Park participated in a moment of silence for Aretha. A picture of her…

Marlins’ Jose Urena suspended 6 games for hitting Ronald Acuna Jr.

MIAMI, Florida — The Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Urena has been suspended for six games and fined an undisclosed amount for intentionally hitting Atlanta Braves rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. on Wednesday night, which led to a benches-clearing scuffle. Urena used his first pitch to hit Acuna, who had homered in five straight games, including…