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A quick look at the Tigers’ lineup

The Tigers finished 11th in runs scored in baseball this season, but despite that their lineup is as feared as anybody's in baseball. That's because they have a speedy All-Star leading off, a triple crown winner batting third, and Prince Fielder batting fourth. That combo is capable of producing a crocked number anytime their spot ...

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Yankees face a pair of potential playoff opponents this week

This week the Yankees are squaring off with the rising Angels for a three game set in Anaheim, followed by an off day on Thursday, and then a visit to the Motor City for a weekend set against the Tigers. Against the Angels, The Bronx Bombers will throw out Andy Pettitte on Tuesday and Ivan Nova ...

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Series Preview: Yankees at Tigers

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The theme of the series with the Tigers?  Old faces in new places. The New York Yankees (21-9) are headed to Detroit to play a four game series with the Tigers (17-14) to start off this week.  As I'm sure everyone already knows, three former Yankees currently call Comerica Park home.  Tigers' left fielder Johnny Damon, ...

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Vazquez Start vs BoSox will be Skipped; Next Start 5/10 vs Tigers

Vazquez

Well the expected is now official as Joe Girardi said before Monday nights game vs Baltimore that Javier Vazquez will not pitch in the upcoming weekend series at Fenway Park. Girardi's exact words were "We'll give him a couple days to catch his breath" and apparently Javy asked the Yankee skipper to not change the ...

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Tigers-Twins 1-Game Playoff Preview

Every team in baseball knows how much every game means to the season. Sometimes fans don’t recognize it until the very end of the season when only two losses separate a playoff team from a non-playoff team. Today, the Tigers and Twins have to duke it out for 163rd time this season because they finished ...

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Possible Playoff Opponent: Detroit Tigers

As the season comes closer to the end and the Yankees’ magic number is down to 12 it is time to start looking at possible playoff opponents. Let’s start with the Detroit Tigers as they are currently the most likely to face the Yankees in the first round. That is as long as the Red Sox ...

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