Tigers Today: June 21, 2010

Tigers’ Record:

38-30, 2nd place; 1.5 GB of Minnesota

Tomorrow’s Game

Tigers @ Mets | 7:10 p.m. ET – Citi Field | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 and 97.1 FM

Pitching Matchup

Justin Verlander (8-4, 3.54 ERA) vs. LHP Jonathon Niese (4-2, 3.64 ERA)

Yesterday’s Results

Tigers 3 – Diamondbacks 1 | Fungo Recap

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Tigers Today: June 12, 2010

Tigers’ Record:

31-29, 2nd place, 4.5 GB of Minnesota

Today’s Game

Tigers vs. Pirates | 7:05 p.m. ET – Comerica Park | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 and 97.1 FM

Pitching Matchup

Jeremy Bonderman (2-4, 4.40 ERA) vs. LHP Paul Maholm (4-4, 3.80 ERA)

Yesterday’s Results

Tigers 6 – Pirates 2

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Tigers Today: May 14, 2010

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Tigers’ Record: 20-15, 2nd place; 2.5 GB of Minnesota

Today’s Game

Tigers vs. Red Sox | 7:05 p.m. ET – Comerica Park | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 & 97.1 FM

Pitching Matchup

Max Scherzer (1-3, 6.81 ERA) vs. RHP Clay Buchholz (3-3, 3.82 ERA)

Yesterday’s Results

Tigers 6 – Yankees 0

Tigers History Lesson

Today’s Birthdays

On this Date in Tigers History

  • 1920Walter Johnson wins his 300th game in the Senators’ 9-8 victory over the Tigers.
  • 1986Joe Sparma, a pitcher on the 1968 Tigers, died at 44.
  • 1994 — The Indians’ Paul Shuey struck out four Tigers batters in the ninth inning of the Tribe’s 9-3 win.
  • 1996 — The Tigers acquired RHP John Farrell from the Indians for RHP Greg Granger.

  • 1973 — The Tigers acquired C Bob Didier from the Braves for C Gene Lamont.