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Shane Greene pitches in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on August 7, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Palladino: ‘Little’ Yankees Pitchers Don’t Bow Down To Big, Bad Tigers

Given the Bombers’ issues, winning this series against Detroit’s All-World guns is sort of like the Boy Scouts beating up a SWAT team.

08/08/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/10/2014

Umpires discuss a close play at first base as San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy looks on. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

MLB’s Expanded Replay Gets High Marks From Bochy, Scherzer

Ever since the game was invented, before television or even radio existed, baseball counted on the eyes and ears of umpires on the field. Starting this season, many key decisions will be made in a studio far away.

01/17/2014

Robinson Cano reacts as he leaves the infield. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Big Spending Winter Ahead? Top MLB Free Agent Bats Are Hot Commodities

Robinson Cano, Jacoby Ellsbury, Shin-Soo Choo and Brian McCann are among the players seeking to cash in from a free-agent class lacking any ace starting pitchers.

11/09/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mariano Rivera Named American League Comeback Player Of The Year

Retiring Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was voted Marvin Miller Man of the Year for excellence on and off the field, and Rivera was also picked as the AL’s Comeback Player of the Year.

11/05/2013

Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Leads Tigers Into Exciting ALCS Versus Big Papi’s Red Sox

The Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox have never previously met in the playoffs. Both teams are led by super sluggers in Miguel Cabrera and David Ortiz.

10/12/2013

Division Series - Oakland Athletics v Detroit Tigers - Game Four

Tigers Rally Past A’s 8-6 To Force Game 5 In ALDS

Max Scherzer escaped a major jam in relief and the Detroit Tigers rallied past the Oakland Athletics 8-6 on Tuesday to force a decisive fifth game in their AL division series.

10/09/2013

Matt Harvey of the New York Mets (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Coleman: Harvey’s Injury Sinks The Hearts Of Mets Fans And Baseball Fans In General

How could this happen? Matt Harvey was a pitcher, a max-effort guy, but with a clean delivery that certainly didn’t look like he was putting undue stress on his arm.

08/27/2013

Detroit Tigers v New York Mets

Scherzer Outpitches Harvey As Tigers Beat Mets 3-0

Scherzer joined Rube Marquard in 1912 and Roger Clemens in 2001 as the only pitchers to win 19 of their first 20 decisions in a season.

08/24/2013

Fans walk outside of Citi Field during Gatorade All-Star Workout Day on July 15, 2013. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

All-Stars Young And Old Set For Midsummer Classic At Citi Field

Although fresh faces are taking over, that doesn’t mean all the old guys are out. Rivera, Hunter and Beltran are back at the All-Star Game, bringing decades of experience and wisdom.

07/16/2013

Phil Hughes (credit: Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Tigers Hit The Yankees Hard, Bombers Slump To 1-4 Start

The Yankees are off to a 1-4 start to begin the season after failing to the Tigers 8-4 on Saturday.

04/06/2013

Giants, Tigers Will Need All Seven Games To Decide World Series

It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.

10/24/2012

Yankees' season ends

Yankees’ Disgraceful ALCS Ends With Fitting Game 4 Loss To Tigers

Max Scherzer capped a stupendous stretch for Detroit’s starting rotation, and the Tigers advanced to the World Series for the second time in seven years by beating the New York Yankees 8-1 Thursday for a four-game sweep of the AL championship series.

10/18/2012

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sticking To His Guns: Girardi Doesn’t Budge, Sits A-Rod And Granderson For Game 4

The Yankees kept their lineup the same as it would have been on Wednesday — with Rodriguez on the bench for the third time in nine postseason games. A-Rod is 3-for-23 with no RBIs in these playoffs.

10/18/2012

ALCS Game 4 rainout

ALCS Game 4 Postponed Over Threat Of Rain; To Be Played Thursday Afternoon

Game 4 of the AL championship series between the Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees has been postponed by bad weather in the area — although Comerica Park itself was still dry when the game was called.

10/17/2012

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