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Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers scores on a RBI single hit by Delmon Young #21 in the top of the sixth inning against the New York Yankees during Game One of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 13, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City, New York. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Sanchez, Tigers Beat Yanks For 2-0 Lead In ALCS

The Detroit Tigers got a big boost from Anibal Sanchez’s arm. They got a helping hand from an umpire, too. The reward: a commanding 2-0 lead in the AL championship series, and a trip home with their ace ready to start.

10/15/2012

Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the fifth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on October 9, 2012 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Anderson Pitches A’s Past Tigers To Stay Alive In ALDS

Brett Anderson outdueled fellow playoff first-timer Anibal Sanchez and received stellar defense all over the diamond, and the upstart Oakland Athletics avoided another playoff sweep by Detroit, beating the Tigers 2-0 Tuesday night in their AL division series.

10/09/2012

Starting pitcher Jake Peavy. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Spiegel’s Thoughts: Peavy’s Final Emblem; Miggy Needs To Play

Jake Peavy’s final appearance stands as an emblem of his time on the White Sox.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2012

Mike Trout and Miguel Cabrera. (Credit: Getty Images.)

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670 The Score–10/02/2012

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 center fielder Austin Jackson scores on the single by first baseman Prince Fielder and is congratulated by designated hitter Delmon Young during the first inning of the game against the Kansas City Royasl at Comerica Park on September 25, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Shut Out Royals, Tie Sox For Division Lead

Anibal Sanchez threw his first shutout in over a year, and the Detroit Tigers moved into a tie for first in the AL Central with a 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.

09/25/2012

Scott Diamond #58 of the Minnesota Twins pitches in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on September 23, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Twins Rout Tigers In 1st Game Of Doubleheader

Joe Mauer drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins rallied against Max Scherzer, handing the contending Detroit Tigers a 10-4 loss Sunday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.

09/23/2012

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers points to the crowd after hitting home run number 42 in the fourth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on September 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Tigers Shut Out Twins, Move Within 1/2 Game Of White Sox

Miguel Cabrera moved one step closer toward doing something no one has done in 45 years while helping the Detroit Tigers keep their hopes high in the AL Central race.

09/22/2012

Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers winds up for a pitch against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on September 19, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Cabrera And Verlander Help Tigers Top A’s 6-2

Miguel Cabrera homered, Omar Infante drove in three runs and Justin Verlander pitched six scoreless innings to help the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 6-2 on Wednesday night.

09/19/2012

Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates a fifth inning home run with Miguel Cabrera #24 while playing the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on September 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Cabrera Drives In 6, Tigers Rout A’s 12-2

Miguel Cabrera homered twice, including an eighth-inning grand slam, and the Detroit Tigers had no trouble overcoming an early injury to right-hander Max Scherzer in a 12-2 rout of the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.

09/18/2012

Russ Canzler #4 of the Cleveland Indians is congratulated by Asdrubal Cabrera #13 after scoring on a single by Shin-Soo Choo #17 during the fourth inning against the Detroit Tigers on September 16, 2012 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.   (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Tigers Fall To Indians In 9th, Drop 2 Games Back Of White Sox

Lonnie Chisenhall singled in the winning run with one out in the ninth inning to give the Cleveland Indians a 7-6 win over Detroit, dealing the Tigers a crucial loss Sunday.

09/16/2012

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

Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his two-run home run in the 6th inning with Andy Dirks #12 against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 11, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tigers Beat White Sox 5-3, Cut Division Lead To 2 Games

Doug Fister pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, Austin Jackson hit a tying two-run homer and Miguel Cabrera delivered a go-ahead solo shot Tuesday night to lead the Detroit Tigers past the White Sox 5-3, reducing Chicago’s AL Central lead to two games.

09/11/2012

Austin Jackson (R) #14 of the Detroit Tigers is caught stealing by shortstop Erick Aybar #2 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the sixth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 9, 2012 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Tigers Swept By Angels, Stay 2 Games Back Of Sox

Zack Greinke pitched seven strong innings of five-hit ball, Mike Trout hit a leadoff homer for the second straight day and the Los Angeles Angels completed their second straight series sweep with a 3-2 victory over the slumping Detroit Tigers on Sunday.

09/09/2012

Michael Brantley #23 of the Cleveland Indians celebrates scoring a second inning run with Lou Marson #6 while playing the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on September 4, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tigers Fall To Indians Again, 3-2

Justin Masterson pitched six solid innings, and the Cleveland Indians beat Detroit 3-2 on Tuesday night for their second straight victory over the playoff-chasing Tigers.

09/04/2012

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers winds up for a pitch in the first inning against the Chicago White Sox during a MLB game at Comerica Park on September 1, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Scherzer Dominates White Sox, Tigers Win 5-1

Max Scherzer allowed four hits in eight scoreless innings, and the Detroit Tigers pulled within a game of first place with a 5-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday night.

09/01/2012

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

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers is swarmed by teammates after hitting a walk off, solo homerun in the bottom of the ninth inning to win the game at 9-8 against the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park on September 3, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers won 9-8 (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

White Sox Blow 7-Run Lead In 9-8 Loss To Tigers

Miguel Cabrera hit a game-ending solo homer in the ninth inning, capping a stirring Detroit rally and lifting the Tigers to a 9-8 win over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday.

09/03/2011

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

Alejandro De Aza. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

De Aza Contributes Immediately, Helps Sox Beat Tigers

Alejandro De Aza returned to the majors Wednesday and it sure looks as if he plans on staying for a while. De Aza hit a two-run homer in his first at-bat of the season and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2011

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