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11-10, 3rd in AL Cent
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Motter makes diving catch on tarp to end game (0:21)

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Nice win for the Mariners to beat the Tigers in a game started by Justin Verlander. Hisashi Iwakuma matched him on the scoreboard with his best outing of 2017, the M's pushed a run across in the ninth against Francisco Rodriguez, and first baseman Taylor Motter ended the game with a diving catch into the stands on a pop-up.

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SS Jose Iglesias is in the Tigers' starting lineup Thursday vs. the Mariners. Iglesias was reinstated from the seven-day concussion DL prior to Thursday's game. LHP Kyle Ryan was optioned to Triple-A Toledo in a corresponding move.

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Cruz hits 2-run homer (0:21)
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Paxton dominant as Mariners blank Tigers 8-0

James Paxton struck out nine in seven outstanding innings, and Nelson Cruz and Guillermo Heredia homered to lift the Seattle Mariners to an 8-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.

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The Tigers were hitting on all cylinders on Tuesday and put together one of their best offense performances in recent memory.

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Tigers score 9 in 5th, rout Mariners 19-9

James McCann, Justin Upton and Alex Avila homered for Detroit -- and that was before the Tigers added nine runs in the fifth inning en route to a 19-9 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday.

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4dThomas Neumann

For Aussie Saupold, baseball has ups and downs

Even though his latest stint with the Detroit Tigers didn't last long, Perth native Warwick Saupold is learning what it takes to be a major league pitcher.

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Sano banned 1 game for 'aggressive actions'

Minnesota's Miguel Sano has been suspended for one game for his role in a benches-clearing incident over the weekend. The players' association has appealed the ban.

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Tigers' Jones 'lucky' after HBP, gets 9 stitches

Tigers center fielder JaCoby Jones required nine stitches to repair a cut on his lip after he was hit in the face by a fastball Saturday and feels "lucky" he didn't get hurt worse.

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Will Tigers, Twins face discipline over scuffle? (0:51)
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Tempers flare after Tigers' Jones HBP in face

Miguel Sano and Matthew Boyd were ejected after the lefty threw a pitch behind the slugger. The incident might have been a retaliation after Detroit's JaCoby Jones was hit in the face by a pitch.

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Tigers' Nicholas Castellanos hit his 3rd HR of the season on Saturday. He entered the day second in the majors in hard-hit percentage behind only Bryce Harper.

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Miguel Cabrera has been placed on the Disabled List for the 2nd time in his career. Since the start of 2004, Ichiro (2,039) is the only player to play more games than Miguel Cabrera (2,025).

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Justin Verlander is having a roller coaster start to his 2017 season. In Friday's game against the Twins, he allowed three home runs and failed to retire the first four batters in the sixth inning before his night ended.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Forget the tipping pitches question involving Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander -- tonight he just had trouble finding the strike zone. He walked six, one shy of his career-high, and issued three straight free passes to start Minnesota's six-run sixth.

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Can defense keep AL Central close?

Keeping up with the Indians won't be easy, but thanks to a healthy Lorenzo Cain, the Royals join the Twins and Tigers in bidding to win with improved defense.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs104Tied-7th
Batting Average.24517th
On Base Percentage.32712th
Slugging Percentage.4296th
Earned Run Average5.2930th
Quality Starts12Tied-4th
WHIP1.5430th
BAA.27230th

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