Detroit Tigers

Rick Osentoski USA Today Sports
Max Power
May 04, 2019 - 6:21 pm
Alex Gordon and Whit Merrified each hit home runs in a 19 hit attack as the Royas beat the Tigers in Detroit. Kelvin Gutierrez led the hit parade going 4 for 6. Jorge Soler added 3 more hits and Mrrifield, Gordon, Mondesi, Dozier, and O'Hearn each had two hits. Homer Bailey started for the Royals...
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May 03, 2019 - 9:21 pm
Matthew Boyd struck out nine in another solid outing, and the Detroit Tigers scored three runs in the first inning of a 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. It was the sixth straight quality start for Boyd, who allowed two runs and five hits in seven innings. He walked one. Joe...
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April 07, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Tyson Ross pitched seven impressive innings in his Comerica Park debut, and the Detroit Tigers extended their winning streak to five with a 3-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. Ross (1-1) signed with the Tigers in the offseason, and this was the last current ballpark he hadn't pitched...
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April 04, 2019 - 6:05 pm
With only four previous starts in the major leagues, Spencer Turnbull was easily the least experienced member of Detroit's starting rotation. That made him an interesting choice to start the home opener — but the 26-year-old right-hander was up to the challenge. "It was a dream come true," Turnbull...
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September 23, 2018 - 5:42 pm
When the Kansas City Royals acquired Brad Keller during last winter's Rule 5 draft, they committed themselves to keep him on the roster all season. As it turned out, that hasn't been a problem. Keller pitched seven strong innings as the Royals held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Sunday...
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September 22, 2018 - 8:15 pm
Mikie Mahtook's 2 run home run in the eighth proved to be the difference as the Tigers topped the Royals 5 to 4. Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each homered for the Royals. Jakob Junis pitched 6 innings allowing 3 runs on 8 hits. Jason Hammel took the loss in relife. The Royals will try and take...
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September 20, 2018 - 10:13 pm
Christin Stewart hit his first two big-league homers and drove in six runs Thursday night, leading the Detroit Tigers past the Kansas City Royals 11-8. Stewart, a September call-up playing in his 11th game, became the first Tigers rookie to drive in six runs in a game since Ryan Raburn had seven...
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August 28, 2018 - 11:55 pm
Jakob Junis had just served up a home run to JaCoby Jones and a base hit to Jeimer Candelario, and the Royals' young right-hander could feel the inning starting to get away from him. So when he turned around to watch his infield turn a timely double-play on a grounder by Jose Iglesias, Junis...
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July 25, 2018 - 6:12 pm
When the Kansas City Royals return to Kauffman Stadium on Aug. 6 after a 10-game trip, Mike Moustakas may not be with them. Moustakas had two hits, including a run-scoring double, in what might have been his final home game for the Royals, an 8-4 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday. "When you'...
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July 24, 2018 - 10:44 pm
Burch Smith picked up his first win in nearly five years, Mike Moustakas and Salvador Perez homered, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Tuesday night. Smith (1-1) gave up just one hit — a single by Niko Goodrum to leadoff the fourth — and walked two while striking out six in...
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