Torii Hunter


DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers insisted they were not concerned about their worst skid of the year a few hours before playing the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox


BOSTON — Hours before Friday night's game against the Detroit Tigers, Red Sox manager John Farrell talked about the importance of scoring first at home and not playing catch-up.


BOSTON — As the Tigers return to Fenway Park needing to sweep the final two games to overtake the Red Sox in the ALCS, one of the players they'll be counting on is Jhonny Peralta.


DETROIT – When the Red Sox acquired right-hander Jake Peavy just before the trading deadline in July in a three-team deal that cost them defensive whiz Jose Iglesias, general manager Ben Cheringto


LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) With his beefy frame and prodigious power, Prince Fielder doesn't look like a player who can simply blend into a lineup.