April 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
DETROIT Prince Fielder put Detroit ahead with a three-run homer, and as if on cue, Max Scherzer settled into a groove.
April 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
MINNEAPOLIS The Minnesota Twins gave their frostbitten fans a reason to stay until the end.
November 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Torii Hunter has reached the postseason six times in his career, but he’s never played in a World Series.
Now he’s joining forces with the defending AL champion Detroit Tigers a team that’s come close to winning baseball’s ultimate prize each of the last two years. Continue Reading
October 28, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Marco Scutaro singled home the tiebreaking run in the 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday night to complete a four-game sweep and win their second World Series title in three years. Continue Reading
October 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Way back in spring training, Hunter Pence hit a wicked grounder that smacked Miguel Cabrera in the face. A few months later, Pablo Sandoval launched a bases-loaded triple off Justin Verlander in the All-Star game.
Here they all are again, with everything at stake. Continue Reading
October 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Max Scherzer capped a stupendous stretch for Detroit’s starting rotation, and the Tigers advanced to the World Series for the second time in seven years by beating the New York Yankees 8-1 Thursday for a four-game sweep of the AL championship series. Continue Reading
October 3, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Miguel Cabrera became the 15th player to win baseball’s Triple Crown on Wednesday night, the reluctant superstar thrust into the spotlight after joining an elite list that includes Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams and Lou Gehrig. Continue Reading