LA Angels Get Ian Kinsler From Detroit For 2 Minor LeaguersKinsler hit .236 with 22 home runs and 52 RBIs in 139 games last season for the rebuilding Tigers, who tied San Francisco for the worst record in the majors at 64-98. He is due to earn $11 million next season in the final year of his contract.
Blazing Indians Extend Win Streak To 19 GamesWith their latest lopsided win, the Indians extended the MLB's longest winning streak in 15 years to 19 games on Monday night by blowing out the Detroit Tigers and moving closer to a record that has stood for 101 years.
Verlander Officially Introduced In Houston After TradeJustin Verlander only had about 30 minutes to decide whether to accept a trade the Astros. In the end, he figured that he couldn't pass up a chance to join the team with the American League's best record.
Astros Boost Rotation With Trade For VerlanderThe Houston Astros acquired Justin Verlander in a trade with the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night, just before the deadline for having players eligible for postseason play.
Angels Get Slugging OF Justin Upton In Deal With TigersThe Los Angeles Angels have acquired slugging outfielder Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers, upgrading their lineup for the playoff race.
Rangers Beat Tigers 12-6 For 3-Game SweepAndrus had the go-ahead homer among his four RBIs, Cole Hamels won again despite a shaky outing and the Rangers completed a three-game sweep over the Detroit Tigers with a 12-6 victory Wednesday night.
Rangers Hit 3 HRs Off Verlander In 10-4 Win Over TigersJoey Gallo hit another towering home run, this one capping an impressive at-bat for the young Texas Rangers slugger after he struck out on three pitches his first time up against Justin Verlander.
Gallo HR Blast Helps Rangers In 6-2 Win Over TigersRougned Odor had three hits and scored three times in a 6-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night, including the go-ahead run after he reached on a bunt single and came home when Delino DeShields executed a safety squeeze bunt that he did on his own.
Cubs Acquire LHP Wilson, C Avila In Trade With TigersThe Cubs have acquired reliever Justin Wilson and catcher Alex Avila in a trade with the Detroit Tigers.
Darvish Tops Tigers Again, Napoli Homers As Texas Rolls 5-2Napoli homered to the camera platform beyond center field, and Darvish picked up yet another win over Detroit, helping the Texas Rangers to a 5-2 victory over the Tigers on Sunday night
Tigers Snap Rangers' Streak At 10, Beat Texas 9-3Alex Avila, Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez hit consecutive home runs in the first inning, and the Detroit Tigers beat Texas 9-3 on Saturday night, ending the Rangers' 10-game winning streak.
Pregame Baseball Nuggets: Rangers Win 10 Straight, Nomar On Hitting StreakThe Rangers have won 10 straight games. It's the fourth-longest streak in franchise history (14, 12, 11, 10) and the longest streak in MLB this year