Jose Iglesias Walk Off Single Gives Tigers 5-4 Win #PinkOut; Seattle Mariners Cano Injured

DETROIT, Michigan – The Detroit Tigers(17-22) defeated the visiting Seattle Mariners(22-17) 5-4 at Comerica Park, behind a walk single from Jose Iglesias at the bottom of the 9th inning. With 24,718 tickets sold, the Detroit Tigers donated 1,600 tickets to breast cancer survivors, volunteers and their families to attend Sunday’s 7th Annual ‘Pink Out the…

Aaron Hicks homers twice to lead Yankees over Tigers 8-6

DETROIT, Michigan — Aaron Hicks crushed two homers as the Yankees topped the Tigers 8-6 on Friday at Comerica Park – handing Detroit its fifth straight loss. “I like the first one. It’s a lot more exciting,” Hicks said. “It was a lot of fun, actually. Once you’re rounding that third bag right there, it’s…

Highlights: Betts hits Grand Slam as Red Sox crush Yanks 14-1 for 9th win in row

BOSTON, Massachusetts — All-Star outfielder, Mookie Betts, smacked a grand slam into left field and scored five times, leading the Boston Red Sox over the New York 14-1 Tuesday for their ninth straight victory – The Red Sox improved to 9-1 for the first time in franchise history. The Betts way to clear the bases….

Mike Fiers Tosses for Six Scoreless Innings in Tigers 1-0 Win over White Sox

CHICAGO, Illinois — Right-hander Mike Fiers threw six scoreless innings as the Tigers beat the White Sox 1-0 to complete the series sweep. Fiers (1-0) made his season debut after recovering from a lumbar strain and allowed three hits in six innings with six strikeouts and one walk. “This team pitched very well this series,…

Pittsburgh Pirates outlast Tigers 13-10 in Opener at Comerica Park

DETROIT, Michigan — The Pittsburgh Pirates and Detroit Tigers slugged it out in what became the longest season opener in either club’s history on Friday – ending with Gregory Polanco’s three-run homer in the 13th inning, earning the visitors a 13-10 win in a 5-hour, 27-minute contest with 42,516 tickets sold. “Kontos was the one…

Red Sox officially sign J.D. Martinez to 5-year deal through 2022

FORT MYERS, Florida. — The Boston Red Sox announced on Monday that an official agreement has been made with slugger J.D. Martinez, on a five-year, $110 million contract that was agreed upon last week. Martinez came to Fort Myers on Wednesday for a physical. The Red Sox determined from the physical that Martinez is fully…

Red Sox ink 5-year $110 million deal with J.D. Matinez

FORT MYERS, Florida — J.D. Martinez and the Boston Red Sox have reached agreement on a five-year, $110 million contract that includes opt-outs after the second and third years of the deal, according to MLB.com’s Jon Paul Morosi. The 30-year-old Martinez had the best season of his career in 2017, mashing 45 homers in just…

Tigers ink Nicholas Castellanos, Alex Wilson, and Shane Greene

DETROIT, Michigan — The Tigers have agreed to a one-year, $6.05 million contract with Nicholas Castellanos, avoiding arbitration. The Tigers also reached one-year deals with right-handers Alex Wilson ($1,925,000) and Shane Greene ($1.95 million). Shortstop Jose Iglesias is still eligible for arbitration. He is asking for $6.8 million, and the team is offering $5.6 million….

Yankees re-signs CC Sabathia to a one-year, $10 million deal

NEW YORK, New York — The New York Yankees are re-signing starting pitcher CC Sabathia to a one-year, $10 million deal. Sabathia had an excellent 2017, finishing 14-5 with a 3.69 ERA. He started the Yankees’ Game 5 ALDS win in Cleveland and the Game 7 ALCS loss in Houston. The 37-year-old Sabathia said after…