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Justin Verlander hops with Prince Fielder to try and will him to be able to jump and catch a liner, but to no avail. Luckily for Everett Teaford, Alex Gordon needed no help in robbing a homer, leaving the pitcher in disbelief

Detroit Tigers: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

In what a lot of people thought would be a cake walk season for the Detroit Tigers; some are coming to the realization that a baseball season is a 162 games long. Your going to go through your up’s and down’s of a season but the good teams battle through and come out on top. 22 games into this young 2012 season the Tigers are a surprising 11-11. Although the record is not flattering...

Tigers LF charged with assault

Delmon Young was arrested early Friday morning in New York and charged with assault after a "highly intoxicated" Young allegedly pushed a man to the ground outside a hotel.

Brandon Inge Released

Rosenberg says he had to go for all the right reasons. Even Inge knew it was coming.  

Report: Fister to make rehab start Wednesday

Detroit Tigers right-hander Doug Fister reportedly will make a rehabilitation start this week. Fister, who was placed on the disabled list at the beginning of the month with a rib cage strain, will pitch Wednesday for the Triple-A Toledo Mud Hens, according to CBS Fister has started one game, going 3 2/3 innings with a 0.00 ERA. He had a 2.83 ERA last season.

Tigers place Young on restricted list; recall Worth reported via Twitter that Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young has been placed on the restricted list in relation to his Friday arrest for a hate crime. The move allows the club to recall outfielder Danny Worth from Class AAA Toledo while Young is out. Young was arrested early Friday morning after attacking a pan-handler at a Manhattan hotel and using anti-Semitic remarks...

Yanks get better of Tigers, Verlander

Derek Jeter scored on a passed ball with one out in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees rallied to hand the Tigers their fifth straight loss, 7-6 on Friday night, hours after Detroit left fielder Delmon Young was arraigned on a hate crime harassment charge. Alex Rodriguez homered and drove in two runs, Russell Martin hit a two-run homer and the Yankees bullpen held steady...

Tigers' Young facing hate-crime charges

Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young was arrested Friday morning in New York for a hate crime after attacking a man at Manhattan hotel. Young went on an anti-Semitic tirade toward a pan-handler at the hotel and then confronted a group of four men, police told the New York Post and the Detroit Free Press. “Basically, there was an incident at the hotel (and) some anti-Semitic...

Detroit Tigers Delmon Young arrested for Anti-Semitic Hate Crime

Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young is in big trouble. He was arrested early this morning on a hate-crime harassment charge after NYPD say he attacked a group of men and yelled anti-Semitic epithets. Outside of the Hilton New York near Times Square, a group of four Chicago tourists staying at the hotel were approached by a panhandler wearing a yarmulke. Here’s what happened...

Tigers' Young comments on hate crime arrest

Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young spoke before Friday's game against the New York Yankees about his arrest early that morning in New York for a hate crime after attacking a man at Manhattan hotel. Young went on an anti-Semitic tirade toward a pan-handler at the hotel and then confronted a group of four men, police told the New York Post and the Detroit Free Press. "...

Report: Tigers' Young arrested

Detroit Tigers slugger Delmon Young was arrested in Manhattan early Friday after he allegedly assaulted a man in front of a Midtown hotel, police sources said. Cops were called to the hotel around 2:40am local time after Young, whose ballclub is in town to play the Yankees on Friday night, pushed the man to the ground, sources said. Young, known for his powerhouse arm in the outfield...

AP source: Inge will sign with A's

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the negotiations says Brandon Inge has agreed to sign with the Oakland Athletics. The deal is pending a physical and final paperwork, the person said Sunday, speaking on condition of anonymity because nothing had been finalized and the A's were yet to make a formal announcement. Inge was released by the Tigers on Thursday after...

Rookie Smyly stymies Yankees as Tigers end skid

NEW YORK -- The New York Yankees were stymied by the Detroit Tigers thanks largely to a rookie left-hander with a promising future and Saturday's replacement for Delmon Young, who faces an uncertain immediate future. Tigers rookie Drew Smyly allowed just two hits in six innings in the 7-5 win, while Andy Dirks hit a three-run homer after starting in left field in place of Young...

Yankees-Tigers Preview

The Yanks just spent a couple of days getting shut down by a pair of pitchers they had no business being shut down by. The Detroit Tigers are coming off a sweep at the hands of the Seattle Mariners. Two teams expected to reside at the top have been decidedly mediocre early in the season, with both of them residing in .500 territory. Tonight, last year’s MVP will meet the Yankees’...

Report: Athletics sign Inge

Recently released infielder Brandon Inge reportedly has agreed to a contract with the Oakland Athletics on Sunday. The slugger, who was released by the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, may find himself playing third base in Oakland, reported via Twitter. Inge, 34, was batting .100 with in 20 at-bats this season. He has a .264 career batting average with 140 homers.

Factor12 Rating Leaders: Week 3

The Factor12 Rating (F12) is an analytic measurement utilizing league average performance to compare the value of all MLB pitchers. Justin Verlander continued his dominating start to the 2012 season by throwing up a line of 6IP / 4H / 0ER / 3BB / 8K against the Texas Rangers this week.  The reigning AL Cy Young Award winner currently holds the number one position on the F12 list...
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