Dave Dombrowski showed off his usual dead-line flair with a deal no one saw coming on Thursday afternoon, when the Detroit Tigers acquired star pitcher David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays in a three team five player deal. In the trade the Tigers sent centerfielder Austin Jackson to Seattle, and pitcher Drew Smyly and infielder Willy Adames to the Rays. The Rays also got infielder Nick
The Chicago White Sox took two out of three from the Tigers this week, after a 7-4 win in Detroit on Thursday afternoon. Joakim Soria had another tough relief stint and took the loss. Torii Hunter and JD Martinez hit home runs for the Tigers, who play Colorado on Friday at Comerica Park to open a three game inter-league series.
The Detroit Tigers scored six runs in the first inning on Wednesday night and cruised to a 7-2 win over the Chicago White Sox. Nick Castellanos had two hits, including a three-run home run, and knocked in four runs in the game for the Tigers. Torii Hunter added three hits, two runs, and an RBI. Max Scherzer went seven innings for the win, allowing just one run and striking out
The Chicago White Sox broke open a tie game with seven runs in the seventh inning on Tuesday night, now their way to an 11-4 win over the Detroit Tigers. Bryan Holaday drove in two runs for Detroit, while Victor Martinez picked up three hits. The Tigers will try to snap a four game losing streak on Wednesday, when they rematch the Sox at Comerica Park.
The Detroit Tigers managed just three hits in their third straight loss to the Angels in Los Angeles on Sunday, by a score of 2-1. The Tigers managed just seven hits in the last two games of the series and scored just two runs in the final three games of the series, all loses. Monday is a day off for Detroit as they return home to face Chicago beginning Tuesday night at Comerica Park.