Detroit Tigers

Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun safely beats the tag of Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila to score from second on a single by teammate Albert Pujols during the sixth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Detroit.

Shoemaker shuts down hometown Tigers, pitches Angels to win

Matt Shoemaker pitched one-hit ball into the eighth inning in his hometown ballpark, Albert Pujols drove in one run and scored another and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 Thursday. The Angels […]

08/27/2015

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Hector Santiago throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Detroit.

Verlander takes no-hit bid into 9th, Tigers beat Angels 5-0

Justin Verlander lost a bid for his third no-hitter when Chris Iannetta lined a leadoff double in the ninth inning that landed on the left-field line, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels […]

08/26/2015

Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols throws from his knee after fielding a Detroit Tigers' James McCann ground ball during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Detroit. Pujols tossed the ball to pitcher Joe Smith for the out. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Pujols and 3 wild pitches help Angels roar past Tigers 8-7

Jered Weaver says he wasn’t screaming at Mike Trout. It was just a play by the AL MVP that set him off on a tirade directed at himself and his teammates as they threatened to […]

08/25/2015

Scott Miller

Trade deadline: Many deals happen that have not been on social media

The Bleacher Report’s MLB columnist Scott Miller joined The Home Team and shares his insight into the rumors about trades that the Dodgers are making for various players, including the Miami Marlins pitcher Mat Latos, first […]

07/29/2015

Matt Shoemaker

Giavotella’s 2-run single in 8th helps Angels sweep Tigers

Baseball is a game of redemption, and Johnny Giavotella enjoyed proving that theory. The Los Angeles Angels’ second baseman hit a tiebreaking, two-run single with the bases loaded in the eighth inning, making up for […]

06/01/2015

Los Angeles Angels' Chris Iannetta (17) celebrates his grand slam with Kole Calhoun, left.

Iannetta’s slam helps the Angels cage the Tigers

Chris Iannetta hit his fourth career grand slam, Albert Pujols and Matt Joyce also homered and C.J. Wilson pitched two-hit ball over six innings for the Los Angeles Angels in a 12-2 rout over the […]

05/28/2015

Kirk Gibson

Kirk Gibson diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease

Kirk Gibson has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. The 1988 National League MVP was fired in September as manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks after four-plus seasons. He now calls Tigers games for Fox Sports Detroit, […]

04/28/2015

Kansas City Royals' Omar Infante (14) and Alcides Escobar (2) are congratulated at the end of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The Royals won 6-2. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

Royals, Tigers ready for pivotal AL Central series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alcides Escobar stood in front of his locker after hitting a home run that helped boost the Royals to a victory over the White Sox, and glanced at a TV […]

09/18/2014

Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer is greeted in the dugout after scoring from third on a single by teammate Lorenzo Cain during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Shields shuts down Tigers as Royals win 3-0

DETROIT (AP) — James Shields allowed two hits over seven innings in another terrific performance, and the Kansas City Royals edged Detroit 3-0 on Wednesday night to take a one-game lead over the Tigers atop […]

09/10/2014

Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar jumps over Detroit Tigers' Alex Avila on a force out during the second inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Scherzer, Tigers beat Royals again, 4-2

DETROIT (AP) — Max Scherzer figured he had squandered another lead when Alex Gordon’s fifth-inning drive sailed down the line in right field. “When that came off the bat, I was sure that thing was […]

09/10/2014

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