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Kinsler is 8-for-14 (.571) with two doubles, a triple and seven RBIs in his career against Porcello. Kinsler is out due to bruised ribs, apparently from his awkward slide into third base in the game Thursday night.
It is vital for Detroit to get offensive contributions from Johan Franzen and Valtteri Filppula, who haven't produced like they are capable of thus far.
CHICAGO The balance of power in the Detroit Red Wings series with the Chicago Blackhawks has shifted dramatically and it began in 2010, says a writer for the Chicago Tribune. That was the year the Blackhawks won their first...
Crosby has struggled at Toledo this season and is 1-5 with a 5.30 ERA in eight starts for the Mud Hens. Crosby has struck out 39 in 39 innings pitched but also has walked 28 batters and has a 1.79 WHIP.
Veteran forward, who has been sidelined since April 20 with a broken right hand, says he's ready to play and coach Mike Babcock said Miller will be in the lineup for Game 2 in Chicago if he can help the Red Wings.
Rookie defenseman was a lightning rod for criticism following club's Game 1 loss, but coach said he didn't get the help he needed to complete outlet passes.
Recently acquired Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush can sense a positive vibe among his teammates during voluntary workouts this offseason.
Leyland remains confident Al Alburquerque will return. But, for now, the 26-year-old needs to better his command -- a problem that was clearly visible Wednesday afternoon.
If everyone is healthy when Austin Jackson returns, the Tigers will pick between Garcia and Matt Tuiasosopo. It seems likely that they'll keep Tuiasosopo and send Garcia back to Toledo. But a lot could change between now and then.
Fans in Chicago cheer wildly throughout the singing of the Star Spangled Banner until the noise is almost deafening and it sometimes drowns out singer Jim Cornelison.
Stuckey has spent his six professional seasons with the Pistons but could be the team's top trade prospect this offseason, and is the subject of multiple queries in this week's Q-and-A with MLive Media Group Pistons beat writer David Mayo.
Detroit Lions fans continue to ponder when center Dominic Raiola will be escorted out of Ford Field.