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Rajai Davis Hits Walk-Off Grand Slam To Hand A’s Stunning Loss (Video)

The Oakland Athletics seemed poised to earn their major league-best 52nd victory when they took a comfortable 4-1 lead into the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers on Monday night. Rajai Davis changed all that with one swing of the bat. In one of the most dramatic plays possible on a baseball diamond, Davis came up with the bases loaded and one out and lifted a pitch from A...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajai Davis, Tigers slam A's in dramatic walk-off fashion

Game 5 between Detroit and Oakland hasn’t been all that friendly to the A’s in recent times. And it still wasn’t Monday night. Down three runs entering the ninth inning, the Tigers clawed and clawed until Rajai Davis won it on a walk-off grand slam, a towering home run into the bullpen in left field for a 5-4 victory before a delirious sellout crowd at Comerica Park. It...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Rajai Davis stuns A’s with 9th inning walk-off grand slam

Your browser does not support iframes. Down 4-1 entering the bottom of the 9th, Rajai Davis capped off what was initially a pretty cool night when it came to the offense with a walk-off grand slam via Athletics closer Sean Doolittle. Let’s also not forget that the table setters in front of Davis came from the bottom of the lineup as Castellanos and Avila reached on singles while...
Via The Majors Detroit
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Detroit Tigers Honor 1984 World Series Champions Before Game vs. A’s

Rajai Davis closed the Detroit Tigers’ month with a stunning walk-off grand slam to beat the Oakland A’s. Several hours before that epic ending, though, the Tigers and their fans paid tribute to the 1984 World Series championship team by welcoming back many of the players from that squad. Bill Haase, a longtime member of the Tigers’ front office delivered a few remarks before...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers’ Rajai Davis Hits Walk-Off Grand Slam vs. A’s

Down three runs heading into the bottom of the 9th inning during Monday’s game against the Oakland Athletics, outfielder Rajai Davis saved the day for Detroit. With bases loaded and one out, Davis launched one just over the left field fence off Sean Doolittle. The Tigers were celebrating the 30th anniversary of the 1984 World […] The post Tigers’ Rajai Davis Hits Walk-Off Grand...
Via Diehardsport
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: numbers that matter

The Detroit Tigers are 41-32, and have for the time being restored order in the AL Central, leading the division by three full games over Kansas City. But those aren’t the numbers I find most intriguing. As we near the halfway point of the MLB season, here are some digits to chew on: From 2009 through Jim Leyland’s last season in ’14, the Tigers were a consistently dominant...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

RoboCop throws weak first pitch before Tigers game (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.RoboCop threw a disappointingly weak first pitch before Tuesday night's Detroit Tigers game at Comerica Park.The man dressed as RoboCop did throw his pitch on target, but the ball bounced a few feet short, leaving Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis to play the ball on a short hop. RoboCop's mechanics would appear to need some fine-tuning...
Via Holdout Sports
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers 2014 outfield preview

Despite the wholesale changes in the Detroit Tigers infield from 2013 to this year, the outfield returns relatively intact. The only change of note is that Matt Tuiasasopo is out and speedy Rajai Davis is in. As I did with the infield (click here) I will break down the five man outfield and outline what we should expect from this group in ’14. Austin Jackson Austin Jackson As much...
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals’ Ball Boy Calls Off Blue Jays’ Rajai Davis in Attempt to Catch Foul Ball (Video)

“I got it” is a common phrase used to call off a teammate from making a catch on the diamond, but when the person calling it isn’t a teammate, it can become a little bewildering. In the bottom of the seventh inning of Friday night’s game between Kansas City and Toronto, Blue Jays outfielder Rajai Davis was tracking down a foul ball. Little did he know there was a Royals ball...
April 13, 2013  |  2 Comments

Ball boy interferes with Rajai Davis

Over the years, we've seen ball boys and ball girls at Major League Baseball games interferes with live balls but this is the first time that we've seen one interfere with a catch by a player. The moment happened during Friday's Toronto Blue Jays/Kansas City Royals as a Royals ball boy prevented Toronto outfielder Rajai Davis from making a catch: (Courtesy of CBS Sports)
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April 13, 2013  |  2 Comments
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