The Yankees beat the Tigers on a game-ending balk by Luis Marte, scoring Zelous Wheeler in the bottom of the ninth.
A trio of pitchers that Tigers fans are familiar with made appearances in the Tigers Fall Instructional League game on Thursday morning; Phil Coke, Darin Downs, and Luis Marte. How did the three look?
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Detroit Tigers have placed rookie left-hander Drew Smyly on the 15-day disabled list with a strained muscle in his right side.
The move, made Saturday, is retroactive to July 7. In his last appearance, Smyly struck out a career-high 10 batters in a 4-2 win over Kansas City.
Smyly said he experienced pain in his side during that start and thought it would go...
Ever so slowly, the Detroit Tigers' fractured bullpen may be getting put back together. With Luis Marte turning in three scoreless innings Monday in a rehab appearance for Class AAA Toledo, the right-handed reliever could be added to Detroit's active roster before the weekend. Manager Jim Leyland said the plan was for Marte to throw maybe 40 to 55 pitches, which would...
In the latest podcast, the staff discusses some of the Tigers unsigned draft picks and how they've turned out, NCAA baseball and discussed changes by northern teams, the value of spring statistics, the bullpen competition between Brayan Villarreal and Luis Marte, and Daniel Fields.