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Delmon Young is going to be a part of the American League Championship Series, after all.The Detroit Tigers outfielder was added to the roster Monday after Magglio Ordonez went down with a broken ankle suffered in the Game 1 loss to the Texas Rangers on Saturday.Young was originally left off the team for the ALCS after suffering an oblique injury in the Division Series against the New York Yankees.Young isn't expected to hit the field in Game 2 on Monday afternoon.The 26-year-old batted .268 with 12 homers and 64 RBIs in 473 regular-season at-bats with the Tigers and Minnesota Twins.
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Tigers, trying to even ALCS, take 3-2 lead in third inning on Ryan Burn's three-run homer off lefty Derek Holland.
There are only a couple options for sports fans this Tuesday night - a couple NHL games, which I just can't get into this time of year, and one huge baseball game.
It is Game 3 in the American League Championship Series between the Texas Rangers and the Detroit Tigers. Texas heads to Detroit with a 2 games to none series lead. The Tigers need to win tonight for a serious chance...
Magglio Ordonez will miss the rest of the postseason because of an ankle injury, the second Detroit Tigers outfielder out of the AL championship series.
Detroit Tigers outfielder Magglio Ordonez will be sidelined the remainder of the playoffs due to a right ankle injury.
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On a day when Game 2 is rained out, Detroit, trailing Texas 1-0 and already without slugger Delmon Young, learns its No. 5 hitter will miss rest of series because of an ankle injury.Reporting from Arlington, Texas -- The prognosis for the Detroit Tigers looks much like the weather that washed out Game 2 of the American League Championship Series some four hours before the scheduled...
Score and situation: Home, sweet Michigan. The Detroit Tigers got a much-needed power surge from their sluggers, along with another fine outing by right-hander Doug Fister (tipping his cap) in beating the Texas Rangers 5-2 to get on the board in the ALCS. Texas leads the series 2-1.
Leading lads: Victor Martinez sort of pulled a mini-Kirk Gibson when he apparently strained an oblique...
Detroit gets critical win, still trails in series 2-1
Home runs by Victor Martinez, Jhonny Peralta and Miguel Cabrera helped lift Doug Fister and the Tigers to an important Game 3 victory, 5-1, over the Rangers at Comerica Park. Texas leads the ALCS, 2-1.
Detroit Tigers reliever Joel Zumaya still remains hopeful he can return to form and eventually to the majors.
DETROIT - Doug Fister delivered another strong start in a game Detroit needed and Miguel Cabrera homered and hit...
DETROIT (AP) - The Queen of Soul is back, hoping to help her hometown Detroit Tigers bounce back in the AL championship series.Aretha Franklin sang the national anthem, with plenty of soul, of course, before the Tigers played Texas in Game 3. The Rangers led 2-0 in the best-of-seven matchup.Franklin, ...
It's the Rangers' Colby Lewis against the Tigers' Doug Fister in Game 3 tonight. Fister has been unbeatable in Detroit, but Texas -- already leading the ALCS 2-0 --owns a quick 1-0 lead.
Austin Jackson had three hits and an RBI as the Tigers beat the Rangers, 5-2, tonight at Comerica Park in Game 3 of American League Championship Series.