Detroit Tigers

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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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AP Photo/Charlie Riedel
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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AP Photo/Ed Zurga
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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AP Photo/Orlin Wagner
July 23, 2018 - 11:04 pm
Jim Adduci delivered a two-run double in the ninth and scored the go-ahead run on James McCann's double as the Detroit Tigers rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. After Adduci's double off Brandon Maurer tied it, Jason Hamel replaced Maurer and gave up a first-...
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Peter Aiken - USA TODAY Sports
May 06, 2018 - 5:10 pm
The Kansas City Royals won a series for the first time in 11 tries this season, beating the Detroit Tigers 4-2 Sunday as Mike Moustakas drove in three runs with a double and sacrifice fly. Kansas City took three of four from the Tigers. The Royals had lost nine previous series this year and split...
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AP Photo/Orlin Wagner
May 04, 2018 - 10:54 pm
Jorge Soler drove in the go-ahead runs with a two-out single in the eighth inning, bailing out a chagrined ballboy and giving the Kansas City Royals a 4-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. The Tigers had taken a 2-0 lead in the top half of the eighth when the ballboy down the first-...
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AP Photo/Orlin Wagne
May 03, 2018 - 6:52 pm
Ned Yost was happy to see Jorge Soler's pitch recognition sharpen, slugging first baseman Lucas Duda produce some timely hits and Alex Gordon's long-awaited breakout continue for at least another day. For once, the Royals manager had plenty of reasons to praise his offense. Duda finished with three...
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Raj Mehta - USA TODAY Sports
April 21, 2018 - 4:47 pm
Nicholas Castellanos homered and drove in three runs, and the Detroit Tigers routed the Kansas City Royals 12-4 on Saturday. The Tigers have won five of six. Detroit broke a 3-all tie with three runs in the fifth on a day when both starting pitchers were in almost constant trouble. Mike Fiers (2-1...
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AP Photo/Paul Sancya
April 20, 2018 - 9:43 pm
Detroit rookie first baseman Niko Goodrum dropped Jon Jay's grounder and then made a wild throw, allowing the tiebreaking run to score in the ninth inning as the Kansas City Royals snapped a nine-game losing streak, rallying past the Tigers 3-2 Friday night in the second game of a split...
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Danny Duffy - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
September 28, 2017 - 10:31 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Daniel Norris threw five scoreless innings to pick up his first victory in more than three months as the Detroit Tigers snapped a season-high nine-game losing streak by beating the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Thursday night. Norris (5-8) gave up two hits in five innings. He...
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