McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
2011 ALDS Game 5: Tigers defy odds, beat Yankees 3-2 and advance to ALCS The 2011 ALDS series between the Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees was like a heavy weight fight going ... An interesting fact, Detroit won its 'win or go home' postseason game since they beat the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 7 of the 1968 World Series. 10/5/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Live In-Game Coverage: Yankees beat Tigers 10-1, tie ALDS at 2 games a piece. The Yankees win game 4 and tie the series as 2 games a piece. Top 9th: With Ryan Perry on the mound for the Tigers, Dickerson grounded out to third, Montero singled to left and Martin grounded into a double play. Inning over for the Yanks. Up next for the ... 10/4/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Scherzer, Tigers even series as the Tigers beat New York yesterday, 5-3, and evened their American League Division Series, 1-1. After walking two and throwing 26 pitches in the first inning, Scherzer got through the next three innings in 36 pitches. No one reached base. The Yankees ... 10/2/2011 - 10:29 pm | View Link
Tigers Beat Yankees In ALDS Game 2 To Tie Series NEW YORK — Robinson Cano and the New York Yankees failed to finish off their rally in the rain. Better bounce back quickly, though. Justin Verlander is on deck for Detroit, and it's a pretty safe bet he'll pitch more than one inning this time. Max ... 10/2/2011 - 4:48 pm | View Link
MLB Playoffs: Tigers Beat Yankees In ALDS Game 2 To Tie Series NEW YORK — Jose Valverde and the Detroit Tigers nearly let this one slip away. Instead, they're on solid footing with ace Justin Verlander set to start back home at Comerica Park. The Tigers and their excitable closer somehow held off the Yankees ... 10/2/2011 - 12:10 pm | View Link
2006 American League Division Series The 2006 American League Division Series (ALDS), the opening round of the 2006 American League playoffs, began on Tuesday, October 3, and ended on Saturday, October 7 ... 07/24/2014 - 10:53 am | View Website
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2006 AL Division Series Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats; Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS; Jeremy Bonderman: 1: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0 ... 07/24/2014 - 1:49 am | View Website
2013 ALDS: Detroit Tigers vs. Oakland Athletics Championships: 9. Last title: 1989. Last season: Lost in the Division Series to the Detroit Tigers 07/23/2014 - 10:00 pm | View Website
OAKLAND -- The Jim Johnson era in Oakland came to an ignominious end this morning as the struggling reliever was designated for assignment by the As. The move came on the heels of Johnson allowing four runs (three earned) while facing four batters in the As 9-7 win over the Astros on Wednesday night, raising his season ERA to 6.92.
Former A’s closer Jim Johnson has an ERA of 6.55 after Thursday’s outing.
With news coming down that Ray Rice will be suspended a mere two games for knocking out his wife and then dragging her unconscious body out of an elevator, we figured it would be constructive to look back at the length and severity of other notable NFL suspensions from the past.
Yahoo! Answers, one of the great artifacts of Internet history, is intently studied at viral news website BuzzFeed, where its trove of half-literate questions (and even less literate answers) has supplied material for at least fifty different posts and listicles. One BuzzFeed editor, however, has streamlined this aggregation process to its vanishing point: Simply copying text from Yahoo!