Detroit Tigers

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September 05, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Jordy Mercer put the Tigers ahead with their third home run of the fourth inning, and Detroit overcame a three-run deficit in a victory for the first time this year by beating the Kansas City Royals 6-4 Thursday. Kansas City built a 3-0 lead in the second against Matthew Boyd (8-10) when Whit...
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September 04, 2019 - 10:32 pm
Jorge Soler extended his team record with his 40th homer, Hunter Dozier and Alex Gordon had three hits each, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Wednesday night. The Royals are the last team in baseball history to have a player reach 40 home runs in a season. Prior to Tuesday...
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September 03, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Jorge Soler broke the Kansas City home run record with his 39th homer of the season and Ryan O'Hearn hit a game-ending home run to lift the Royals to a 6-5 win over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. O'Hearn sent the first pitch he saw from Zac Reininger in the ninth inning over the fence in...
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August 10, 2019 - 8:19 pm
The Royals drafted left-hander Mike Montgomery in 2008, and today he picked up his first win with the Royals. Montgomery, who the Royals re-acquired via a trade for Martin Maldonado last month, had a career-best performance in just his fifth start of the season help the Royals win 7-0 over Detroit...
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August 09, 2019 - 11:03 pm
It took 864 major league games for Jordy Mercer to hit his first game-ending homer. As he rounded the bases Thursday, one thought went through his mind. "All I was really thinking was how cold the Gatorade bath was going to be," he said. "I couldn't wait to get to the plate, but they really got me...
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August 08, 2019 - 10:55 pm
Jordy Mercer's two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth gave the Detroit Tigers a 10-8 victory over Kansas City Royals on Thursday night. Travis Demeritte led off the ninth with his third walk of the game and moved to second on a sacrifice bunt by Jake Rogers. Mercer then hit a 2-1 fastball from...
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July 12, 2019 - 11:13 pm
Martin Maldonado and Jorge Soler hit late homers and Whit Merrifield scored on a wild pitch as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-5 Friday night. Bubba Starling was hitless in his long-awaited major league debut for Kansas City, and the Royals lost starter Danny Duffy to a bruised...
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June 12, 2019 - 11:28 pm
Brandon Dixon broke an eighth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly that sent the Detroit Tigers past the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night. Miguel Cabrera also had a sacrifice fly for the Tigers, and Ronny Rodriguez hit an RBI double. Jorge Soler drove in both Royals runs but flied out with a...
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June 11, 2019 - 10:47 pm
Jorge Soler had the tying RBI double in the eighth inning and Cheslor Cuthbert followed with the go-ahead run-scoring single to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. Adalberto Mondesi started the rally with his third hit of the game, a double with...
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May 05, 2019 - 5:11 pm
After being humiliated by the Kansas City Royals a day earlier, the Detroit Tigers were focused on redemption Sunday. It came via one of the lesser-known members of the roster. Journeyman Brandon Dixon, only in the majors due to a series of injuries, hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning to lift...
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