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Detroit's Prince Fielder was thrown out at the plate trying to score on Delmon Young's double, pitcher Doug Fister remained in the game after getting hit on the head by a line drive and the Tigers and San Francisco Giants were tied 0-0 after three innings of World Series Game 2 on Thursday night.
Following San Francisco's 8-3 win in the opener, the Tigers sent Fister to the mound trying to gain a split before the Series heads to Detroit this weekend. Madison Bumgarner started for the Giants.
After tying the Series record by homering three times in the opener, Pablo Sandoval of the Giants flied out and grounded out in his first two at-bats.
Fielder was hit on the right shoulder by a pitch leading off the second and Young, the AL championship series MVP, lined the ball down the left-field line. Gregor Blanco picked up the ball after it caromed off the fence in foul territory and threw to second baseman Marco Scutaro near third base.
Fielder sped up as he turned third b...
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California is certainly no stranger to earthquakes, and that certainly includes San Francisco baseball fans, who felt the ground rumble beneath their feet just prior to the 1989 World Series.
Well, the Richter Scale surely moved again during this Fall Classic in the City by the Bay, but this time it had nothing to do with tectonic plates. During the fourth inning...
Detroit Tiger Prince Fielder raced home from first on a Delmon Young double in the top of the second inning last night, but Marco Scutaro's relay throw is in time as Buster Posey applied the tag --...
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The Detroit Tigers took on the San Francisco Giants in game 1 of the World Series Wednesday night. Earlier in the week, Detroit’s own Eminem caught up with Tigers Prince Fielder. That’s a pretty sheer shirt there Prince. Game 1 went to the Giants 8-3. Game 2 is tonight back in San Francisco. [...]
SAN FRANCISCO Tigers pitcher Doug Fister will forever be known as a tough guy.
In the second inning of Game 2 of the World Series, the Giants' Gregor Blanco hit a line drive right at Fister, who ducked but still got hit on the right side of his head.
Athletic trainer Kevin Rand and manager Jim Leyland ran out to the mound to check on Fister. FOX's audio feed had Rand giving...
Detroit Tigers starter Doug Fister stayed in the game despite getting hit in the head by a hard line drive off the bat of San Francisco's Gregor Blanco.
Blanco's drive in the second inning of Game 2 of the World Series on Thursday night hit Fister on the side of the head and ricocheted all the way into center field for a single. Manager Jim Leyland, pitching coach Jeff Jones...
This hasn't been the best October for baseball's 200 million men.
Alex Rodriguez (275 million) batted .120 in the postseason, was benched or pinch-hit for six times, and, despite 647 career home runs, now represents the most odious player investment in North American professional sports.
Albert Pujols (240 million) had three fewer hits than A-Rod in this postseason, because...
This is going to be a very hairy World Series.
Giants outfielder Hunter Pence is looking seriously scraggly. Same goes for teammate Sergio Romo, whose facial fuzz has its own Twitter account. Tigers slugger Prince Fielder goes for a double - dreadlocks and an overgrown beard.
And not to forget injured San Francisco closer Brian Wilson. His dyed, jet-black thicket inspired a '...
Detroit Tigers starting pitcher for Game 2 of the World Series, Doug Fister, took a line drive to his noggin in the second inning off the bat of the San Francisco Giants Gregor Blanco. Fister remained in the game, and … Continue reading →
So…Probably no NHL then, right?
Doug Fister was drilled in the freaking head during game 2 yesterday… AND STAYED IN THE GAME.
Ugliest throwback NFL Uniforms. Something something Oregon.
And just to reiterate. No hockey.
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While the National League will be represented by the San Francisco Giants who last appeared in the World Series in 2010, winning it all against the Texas Rangers. With that said lets take a look at the 2012 World Series between the Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants:
I tried to tell you guys this morning that great things besides baseball happen year after year at the World Series. This morning it was a chick putting Pablo Sandoval’s 3rd home run ball down her pants before being arrested.
Now comes this Fox guy, Paul Robins, taking a bird deuce to the side of the head and on his coat. It wasn’t exactly a Doug Fister shot to the head, but...
Andy & Artrell discuss whether the Steelers have the ugliest throwback uniforms, why Chris Cooley wants a beer contract, and Tigers Doug Fister getting hit in the head by a line drive in game 2