1. Small Crowd Shows Up for Detroit Tigers-Minnesota Twins Afternoon Game

    On Thursday afternoon, the Minnesota Twins hosted the Detroit Tigers in the first game of a day-night doubleheader. They played in front of a largely empty stadium...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 18,713 reads 9 comments

  2. Carlos Carrasco Injury: Updates on Indians Pitcher's Finger and Recovery

    The Cleveland Indians ' already-thin starting rotation was dealt a huge blow Saturday when Carlos Carrasco suffered a fractured finger on his pitching hand. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 11,353 reads 16 comments

  3. Byron Buxton Finally Ready to Match Hype, Become MLB's Next Big Star

    Remember when touted young Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton was the butt of smarmy " Buston " jokes? Yeah. About that. It's too early to declare Buxton anything —boom, bust or in between...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 8,359 reads 6 comments

  4. Justin Upton Injury: Updates on Tigers LF's Calf and Return

    The Detroit Tigers announced outfielder Justin Upton left Monday's game against the Minnesota Twins with a left calf strain. Continue for updates. Upton Ruled Day-to-Day Monday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 1,622 reads 1 comments

  5. Can Tigers Survive AL Wild-Card Chase Without $110M Man Jordan Zimmermann?

    When the Detroit Tigers gave Jordan Zimmermann a $110 million contract over the winter, they could have imagined his spearheading a charge into the postseason when September came around...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 1,195 reads 1 comments

  6. Brian Dozier Joins Only 2 Other Twins Players to Homer in 5 Straight Games

    Fact: Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier hit a home run in his fifth straight game on Tuesday. He joins Harmon Killebrew and Marty Cordova as the only players in Twins history to accomplish that feat...

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  7. J.D. Martinez Is the Most Dangerous Hitter No One's Talking About

    When you share a lineup with Miguel Cabrera, it's easy to get overlooked. Two-time MVPs tend to cast long shadows. So J.D. Martinez is probably used to toiling in relative anonymity...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 37,914 reads 19 comments

  8. Salvador Perez Injury: Updates on Royals Catcher's Wrist and Return

    Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez was removed from Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Twins after suffering a wrist injury on a hit-by-pitch. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 4,373 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Betting Preview: Detroit Tigers vs. Kansas City Royals Odds, Analysis

    The Kansas City Royals (69-64) had won 11 straight games Danny Duffy (11-2, 3.01 ERA) started until he got hammered by the Boston Red Sox in his last outing Saturday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 6 months ago 1,570 reads 0 comments

  10. Coco Crisp to Indians: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran outfielder Coco Crisp is heading back to his original team, as the Oakland Athletics traded him to the Cleveland Indians in exchange for left-handed pitcher Colt Hynes...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 11,940 reads 16 comments

  11. Perez Becomes 1st Royals Catcher with Multiple 20-Homer Seasons

    Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez hit his 20th home run of the season in Sunday's 10-4 win over the Boston Red Sox , becoming the first player in Royals history to record ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 281 reads 0 comments

  12. Jarrod Dyson Goes over the Wall and Robs Christian Yelich

    Miami Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich probably thought he had given his club a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning of Thursday evening's game against the Kansas City Royals ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 months ago 7,665 reads 0 comments

  13. World Champion Royals Streaking Back into Playoff Contention

    Here come the champs. Make it eight straight for the Kansas City Royals , who beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 on Sunday to continue their winning ways and creep closer in the American League wild-card scramble...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 19,017 reads 55 comments

  14. Miguel Cabrera Injury: Updates on Tigers Star's Biceps and Return

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera will miss Tuesday's game against the Kansas City Royals with a left biceps strain. Continue for updates. Cabrera's Injury Not Considered Serious Tuesday, Aug...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 1,706 reads 1 comments

  15. Terry Francona Illness: Updates on Indians Manager's Status and Return

    The Cleveland Indians will be without manager Terry Francona for Tuesday's game against the Washington Nationals because "he was experiencing chest pains before [the] game," per Paul Hoynes of Cleveland...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 7,697 reads 7 comments

  16. Cameron Maybin Injury: Updates on Tigers OF's Thumb and Return

    Detroit Tigers center fielder Cameron Maybin had been dealing with a thumb injury that forced him to the disabled list on Aug. 10, but he is ready to return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 1,126 reads 0 comments

  17. Red-Hot Tigers' Assault on the AL Central Is the Real Deal

    The AL Central race had been feeling like a foregone conclusion. The Cleveland Indians took hold of first place in early June and held a lead of at least five games every day between June 25 and July 26...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 19,112 reads 56 comments

  18. Duffy Breaks Royals' Single-Game Record with 16 Strikeouts

    Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy set a franchise single-game record with his 16 strikeouts in Monday's 3-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays , besting the old record of 15 that Zack Greinke established in 2009, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  19. Kepler Becomes 1st Twins Rookie to Hit 3 Homers in a Game

    Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler turned in a historic performance during Monday's 12-5 win over the Cleveland Indians , becoming the first rookie in franchise history to hit three home runs in a single game, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  20. Brandon Guyer to Indians: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Cleveland Indians announced Monday that they acquired outfielder Brandon Guyer from the Tampa Bay Rays for prospects with just a little over an hour remaining in Major League Baseball's trade deadline...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 13,920 reads 22 comments

  21. Jonathan Lucroy Would Give Indians a Major Piece of Championship-Caliber Team

    After more than half a century of nothing, the city of Cleveland is nearing a realistic chance of getting two championships in less than a year...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 34,395 reads 44 comments

  22. Jonathan Lucroy Reportedly Vetoed Trade to Cleveland Indians

    The Milwaukee Brewers attempted to trade All-Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy to the Cleveland Indians on Saturday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported the news and noted the Brewers would have received four players in the trade...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 190,144 reads 289 comments

  23. Wade Davis Injury: Updates on Royals Closer's Elbow and Return

    Kansas City Royals closer Wade Davis had been out since he suffered a right forearm strain in early July that forced him to the disabled list. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 11,698 reads 16 comments

  24. Victor Martinez Gives Astros' Marwin Gonzalez a Neck Peck at 1st Base

    What's the opposite of smack talk? Just ask Victor Martinez . After knocking a single off the right field wall and reaching first base, the Detroit Tigers ' designated hitter ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 7 months ago 6,429 reads 0 comments

  25. Twins' Max Kepler Becomes 3rd Rookie with 8 Homers in July

    Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler recently hit his eighth home run during the month of July, making this the first month in MLB history in which three rookies recorded eight or more homers, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 1,752 reads 1 comments