All-Star power hitter Prince Fielder signed a nine-year contract with the Detroit Tigers, the franchise where his father once hit 51 home runs in a season.
The Detroit Tigers signed free-agent first baseman Prince Fielder to a nine-year contract worth $214 million, CBSSports.com reported today, without citing where it got the information.
David Ortiz was honored as baseball’s best designated hitter on the day he accepted a Red Sox offer of salary arbitration that will keep him in Boston at least for next season.
Doug Fister pitched 7 1/3 innings and the Detroit Tigers beat Texas 5-2 to pull within a game of the Rangers in the American League Championship Series.
The Detroit Tigers signed free-agent catcher Victor Martinez to a four-year contract worth $50 million, the Boston Globe reported.
Never mind all the speculation that his Ohio roots or whatever will keep LeBron James in Cleveland. His career with the Cavaliers is over.
Money won’t win a championship for the New York Yankees this season.
The New York Yankees forced a decisive fifth game with a 10-1 win over the Detroit Tigers after the Texas Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Rays in the Major League Baseball playoffs for the second straight year.
The first game of the season between the rival New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium came down to the final swing of the bat.
The Milwaukee Brewers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 to tie the National League Championship Series, while the Detroit Tigers beat the Texas Rangers 7-5 to stay alive in the American League.
"We did a pretty good job coming back but in the end did not get the result we wanted."
- Victor Martinez on May 17, 2010