Justin Verlander Can’t Be No. 1 Pitcher In Playoffs For Detroit Tigers

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Justin Verlander hasn’t been pitching too badly lately for the Detroit Tigers. In fact, he’s showing encouraging signs that he might be ready to give the team the excellent pitching they’ll need in the MLB playoffs. But Verlander definitely should […]

Eric Wedge Has No Chance Of Returning To Seattle Mariners As Manager

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Eric Wedge would love to be the manger who is focusing on having his Seattle Mariners finish out the season strong and start working on how to have a better ball team next year. Chances are, however, that he won’t […]

Miguel Cabrera’s Temporary Move To Desiginated Hitter Will Benefit Detroit Tigers

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Miguel Cabrera is likely to see action at designated hitter for most of the remaining games of the regular season so the Detroit Tigers third baseman can get rest for his ailing hip. It’s a maneuver that manager Jim Leyland needs […]

Andrew Cashner Can Be Dominant For San Diego Padres

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Andrew Cashner has been a bright spot in a gloomy season for the San Diego Padres. Cashner has an 10-8 record and ERA of 3.21. Those are not exactly the type of statistics that will put him in the Cy Young […]

Alex Avila Has Been Valuable All Season For Detroit Tigers

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Alex Avila might not get the MVP award for the Detroit Tigers this season with a batting average in the low .200s. But if ever there was a player with low numbers who is incredibly valuable to a ball club, […]

Greg Holland: Mr. Clutch For Kansas City Royals

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If the Kansas City Royals are able to sneak into the MLB Wild Card playoffs, plenty of credit should be given to reliever Greg Holland. It’s not that he hasn’t received a lot of accolades already. But with his 43 saves this season, Holland has […]

Justin Verlander May Be Back To Old Self For Detroit Tigers

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Justin Verlander is giving indication that he’s ready to pitch his best baseball of the season as the MLB playoffs draw near for the Detroit Tigers. If that’s the case, it couldn’t come at a better time. The Tigers will need […]

Anibal Sanchez May Be Top Pitcher Right Now For Detroit Tigers

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Manager Jim Leyland has a tough decision to make when he determines who will be his No. 1 pitcher in the MLB playoffs should the Detroit Tigers make the postseason. His decision got tougher Wednesday night. Many observers are saying […]

Prince Fielder’s Bat Erupts For Detroit Tigers In Critical Win Over Chicago White Sox

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If Prince Fielder can continue to hit the way he did for the Detroit Tigers in Tuesday’s 9-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox, that will greatly enhance his team’s chances to not only clinch the AL Central title, but also to go far in […]

Chris Sale Able To Tame Miguel Cabrera-less Detroit Tigers In Chicago White Sox Victory

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Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox is one pitcher who’s happy Miguel Cabrera can’t control his temper lately when umpires call a strike. It’s one thing for the Detroit Tigers to have to worry about Cabrera being healthy enough to play a full game at third […]

Eric Hosmer Keeps Swinging Mean Bat To Bolster Kansas City Royals’ Wild Card Hopes

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It was Eric Hosmer‘s turn to be the hero for the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. The Royals continued their recent surge with an MLB 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers, in a battle of American League Central Division contenders. They have […]

Salvador Perez Crushes Huge Home Run In Critical Victory For Kansas City Royals

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The Kansas City Royals and Salvador Perez don’t mind facing Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander. In fact, they should just as soon do it a few more times this season if that was possible. The Royals have had success against Verlander […]