Torii Hunter Honored With 2018 Detroit Tigers Willie Horton African American Legacy Award

DETROIT, Michigan – The Detroit Tigers celebrated the 16th annual Negro Leagues Weekend at Comerica Park, during their series with the Cleveland Indians. Several former Negro Leagues players attended the event, which highlighted the return of former Tiger outfielder and honoree, Torii Hunter who accepted the 2018 Willie Horton African American Legacy Award. Detroit City Council…

Detroit Tigers Select RHP Casey Mize No. 1 Overall

DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Tigers selected right-handed pitcher Casey Mize from Auburn with the top pick in the 2018 MLB draft. Casey Mize has a 2.95 ERA in 16 starts and Mize struck out 10 or more batters in six different starts this season. With the 44th overall pick, the Detroit Tigers selected CF…

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…

Detroit Tigers Trade Pitcher Justin Verlander And Outfielder Justin Upton

DETROIT, Michigan – The Detroit Tigers will conclude their seven game homestand at Comerica Park on Wednesday, September 6th verses the Kansas City Royals. The Detroit Tigers traded veteran pitcher Justin Verland and outfielder Justin Upton before the Major League Baseball trade deadline. The Detroit Tigers acquired righthanded pitcher Franklin Perez, center fielder Daz Cameron…

Detroit @Tigers Dominate @Astros With 13-1 Victory, Take Series 2-1!

DETROIT – Detroit Tigers(47-56) outfielder Justin Upton led the way with two singles, RBI(double) and a grand slam(sixth career grand slam) as the Tigers defeated the Houston Astros(68-36) 13-1 at Comerica Park on Sunday. The Detroit Tigers followed up Saturday’s game two 6-4 victory with a dominant performance on Sunday that produced five runs(James McCann…

@Tigers Take Series Against @BlueJays With 6-5 Victory In Extra Innings

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers head to Kansas City for a four-game series against the Kansas City Royals following their come from behind 6-5 vicory in extra innings against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday at Comerica Park. #Walkoff this way. 🚶 #TigersWin pic.twitter.com/jR2JWuT82U — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) 16 juli 2017 “I was focused on…