Joaquin Benoit

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Tigers Relying On Bruce Rondon To Bolster Back Of Bullpen

The 22-year-old right-hander dominated three levels of the minors last year, earning Detroit’s Minor League Pitcher of the Year Award.

03/07/2013

Delmon Young #21 of the Detroit Tigers high-hives teammates in the dugout after scoring a run against the Kansas City Royals during a MLB game at Comerica Park on September 26, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Tigers Pull Into AL Central Lead With 5-4 Win Over Royals

Most of the 32,360 fans at Comerica Park groaned when Jhonny Peralta hit a tailor-made double-play grounder that looked set to end the eighth inning. Andy Dirks made them cheer.

09/26/2012

Detroit Tigers first baseman Prince Fielder flips his bat after hitting a three-run home run in the 7th inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 12, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tigers Cut White Sox Lead To 1 Game With 8-6 Win

Max Scherzer pitched six effective innings to earn his career-high 16th win, Prince Fielder hit a three-run homer and the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 8-6 on Wednesday night to move within a game of the AL Central lead.

09/12/2012

Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera celebrates with teammate Prince Fielder after hitting his second home run of the game, a solo home run in the third inning against the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park on July 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Cabrera Hits 2 HRs As Tigers Sweep White Sox

The Chicago White Sox spent nearly a month in first place. Then they arrived in Detroit, where so much has gone wrong for them over the last couple seasons.

07/22/2012

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Rick Porcello pitches against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on April 15, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. Both teams wore the number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day.  (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Laird Homers, Leads Tigers Over White Sox 5-2

Gerald Laird homered among his three hits to back a strong outing by Rick Porcello and lead the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over the White Sox on Sunday, snapping Chicago’s four-game winning streak.

04/15/2012

Danks Struggles As Tigers Expand AL Central Lead Over White Sox

Justin Verlander took a shutout into the eighth inning and the Detroit Tigers expanded their AL Central lead over Chicago with an 8-1 win over the White Sox on Friday night.

09/02/2011