All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Detroit Tigers’

Detroit Tigers Show Up Late and Lose

The Detroit Tigers just had one of those days. Not only did they show up late to work, but they ended up losing in extra innings. The team was forced to spend an extra night in Boston Sunday after their plane experienced mechanical problems. The team played the Red Sox and were set to leave immediately after their win. After …

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Miguel Cabrera Signs $292 Million Deal with Tigers

First baseman Miguel Cabrera agreed Friday to the richest contract to date in American sports, a $292 million, 10-year deal with the Detroit Tigers. The 30-year-old, two time MVP had two years and $44 million left on his current contract, and was offered an eight-year extension into 2023 at $152.3 million guaranteed. Cabrera’s new contract, which totals $292 million, surpasses …

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Kate Upton and Justin Verlander Back Together?

The gorgeous Kate Upton was caught snuggling up to Detroit Tigers Pitcher Justin Verlander at the 2014 GQ Super Bowl Party sponsored by Patron Tequila, Van Heusen, and Miller Fortune yesterday Friday, Jan. 31 in New York City. The two hit the dance floor, dancing and enjoying themselves so much that Upton kicked off her heels to dance just a …

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Boston Red Sox Advance to World Series with Grand Slam

Fenway Park was packed on Saturday night for Game 6 of the American League Championship between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers . The Red Sox were trailing 2-1, but the crowd was still in good spirits. The crowd sang, “Don’t worry about a thing, ’cause every little thing is gonna be all right,” — the chorus to …

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Grant Balfour’s “Rage” Clears Benches in ALDS

If the great community of Reddit has taught us one thing (and it has taught the world many-a-things), it’s that Australians are weird. They just are. And A’s Australian-born closer, Grant Balfour, is no exception to that rule. “He’s always yelling – whether it’s at himself or the hitter or the umpire; I never know,” fellow A’s reliever Sean Doolittle …

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Marlins No-Hitter Is For The Record Books

Everyone is praising Henderson Alvarez for his pitching skills in the game between the Miami Marlins and the Detroit Tigers. The game happened on Sunday at Marlins Park where the final score was 1-0. Henderson spoke about the thoughts that were racing through his mind while the game was still in progress. “I was thinking ‘God, please give us a …

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Virgil Trucks Dies; MLB Pitcher Was 95

MLB all-star pitcher Virgil Trucks has died at the age of 95. The Detroit News is reporting that Trucks was admitted to a hospital near his home in Calera, Alabama on March 21 for pneumonia. He died on March 23. Trucks was born in Alabama and began playing in the minor leagues in 1938. By 1941 he made his debut …

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