Jones and Davis homer, but Orioles fall to Tigers, 9-8. #Birdland

Tigers claw past Orioles (0:49)

Final: Tigers 9, Orioles 8

Detroit jumped out to a 9-2 lead behind Yoenis Cespedes (3-for-5, HR, 3 RBIs) and J.D. Martinez (2-for-5, 3 RBIs) before holding off the Baltimore rally and escaping with a 1-run victory. Box score

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Soria gives Pirates needed bullpen boost

The Pittsburgh Pirates bolstered their relievers by trading for Joakim Soria. But he'll probably be more valuable to them as a setup man than a closer, Keith Law writes. Eyes on postseason (Insider)

Jones' big swing erases Tigers no-hitter

Alfredo Simon was solid the first time through the Baltimore rotation, but Adam Jones' 16th HR of the year got two runs back for the Orioles after Detroit's 5-run 4th. Baltimore still trails 7-2. Follow live

Gonzalez is gone early for Baltimore

Miguel Gonzalez's shortest start of the season is over after just 3 1/3 innings, as the Tigers pounded the Orioles SP for 5 runs on 10 hits. But Bud Norris didn't fare much better in relief, serving up a 2-run HR to Yoenis Cespedes to make it a 5-run Detroit 4th inning and a 7-0 lead. Follow live

Matter of inches scores Tigers two runs

With 2 outs in the top of the 1st and 2 on, J.D. Martinez hit a hard grounder just beyond the glove of Baltimore's Manny Machado, giving Detroit an early 2-0 lead. The Tigers tallied 4 hits in the first inning. Follow live

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Pirates near deal for Tigers' Soria

Detroit's Joakim Soria, a two-time All-Star with 23 saves this year, is close to moving to Pittsburgh, according to multiple reports. Soria has a 2.85 ERA over 41 IP this season.

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Daniel Norris: Tigers' new ax man

The Tigers acquired the Blue Jays prospect today in the David Price trade and said he'll start Sunday. But the real question is, will he still live in a van during spring training? Or shave with an ax? The 'Van Man'

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Who else could close for the Tigers?

Joakim Soria isn't expected to lose the Tigers' closer role. If they do make a move, Bruce Rondon has the velocity and strikeouts to pitch in the ninth inning. Fantasy: Closers in trouble (Insider)


The van life of new Tiger Daniel Norris

Daniel Norris really is the man living in a van down the river. Before being traded to the Tigers today, he showed off his van life during last offseason.

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Szymborski: Price trade the right move for Jays

Breaking down the trade that sent David Price to the Blue Jays for three prospects, noting the Jays did what they had to do to significantly increase their playoff chances.

Blue Jays make another splash with trade for Price (2:40)
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Daniel Norris: New Tiger, man in the van

The former Blue Jays, now Tigers, LHP prospect, likes to live in a van at a Wal-Mart parking lot during spring training. He shaves with an ax. Oh, and he got a $2M signing bonus. The 'Van Man'

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BREAKING: Tigers and Blue Jays agree to deal that sends LHP David Price to Toronto. (via ESPN and media reports)

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David Price headed to Toronto

The Tigers and Blue Jays have agreed to a deal that will send Price to Toronto for LHP Daniel Norris, according to ESPN sources and multiple reports. Detroit trades Price just a year after getting him from the Rays.

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Moving day: Tigers trade Price to Blue Jays

The Detroit Tigers have traded left-hander David Price to the Toronto Blue Jays for left-handers Daniel Norris, Matt Boyd and Jairo Labourt, the teams announced.

Kurkjian: David Price will be traded

ESPN's Tim Kurkjian on SportsCenter: "I would be shocked if he isn't moved before 4 p.m. ET tomorrow. Right now, it seems like it could be Toronto. ... [The Blue Jays] have not been to the playoffs since 1993. They got people excited last year and again this year." But Kurkjian said that the Astros, Dodgers and Yankees all remain in the hunt.

Kurkjian: Dodgers will go after Price

Tim Kurkjian explains why the Dodgers, short on starting pitching, will look to deal: "David Price is a guy that would give them a rotation that certainly would get them into the playoffs."

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.2751st
On Base Percentage.3321st
Slugging Percentage.4284th
Earned Run Average4.4526th
Quality Starts4821st


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