MLB playoffs 2012

2012 World Series earned record-low ratings

The 2012 Fall Classic picked up the lowest television ratings that Fox has ever recorded for a final series.

Tigers set playoff record for 10+ strikeout games

Detroit pitchers set a new major league postseason record on Saturday by recording their eighth game with 10 or more strikeouts.

2012 World Series ratings not off to a good start

The 2012 World Series between the Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants is on pace to record the worst television ratings of all-time.

Gene Lamont: "I was wrong" in sending Fielder home

Detroit Tigers third-base coach Gene Lamont said his decision to wave Prince Fielder home in the second inning was "overly aggressive."

Justin Verlander would start Game 5 for Tigers

If the World Series reaches Game 5, the Detroit Tigers will start ace Justin Verlander, according to manager Jim Leyland.

Tigers vs. Giants lineups: World Series Game 2

Detroit will send right-hander Doug Fister to the mound on Thursday night to face the Giants in Game 2 of the World Series.

Tigers vs. Giants lineups: World Series Game 1

Detroit's Justin Verlander and San Francisco's Barry Zito will square off on Wednesday night in the opening game of the 2012 World Series.

Tigers to face Giants lefty Barry Zito in Game 1

Detroit will square off against San Francisco left-hander Barry Zito in Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday.

Verlander still getting questions about Kate Upton

Detroit pitcher Justin Verlander continues to be grilled by reporters on his rumored relationship with model Kate Upton.

Tigers to travel to Game 1 site on Tuesday

The Detroit Tigers will travel to either San Francisco or St. Louis for Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday afternoon.

MLB announced World Series start times

The start times for this year's World Series were announced by MLB on Monday in anticipation of the Tigers' series against the NL champion.

Tigers finish simulated game with minor leaguers

Determined to stay fresh during their layoff, the Tigers suited up for five innings of simulated baseball against Instructional League players on Sunday.

Tigers to use Fister in Game 2, Sanchez in Game 3

Detroit manager Jim Leyland announced on Sunday that Doug Fister and Anibal Sanchez will start the second and third games of the 2012 World Series.

Barry Zito's gem stops Cardinals in Game 5

San Francisco stays alive, taking a 5-0 win in Game 5 of the NLCS while Detroit waits on their World Series opponent.

Dmitri Young spoke about ALCS MVP Delmon Young

Former Detroit Tiger Dmitri Young talked about his brother and the current American League Championship Series MVP Delmon Young.

Tigers to face minor leaguers as they await foe

The Detroit Tigers will try to stay sharp as they await their World Series opponent by facing minor leaguers in live games.

Tigers starters post near-record ERA against Yanks

The Detroit Tigers' starting rotation posted the second-lowest ERA ever in a best-of-7 series against the New York Yankees.

Tigers make history with sweep of Yankees

With their sweep of the New York Yankees, the Detroit Tigers now hold the longest postseason winning streak against the Yankees in MLB history.

Yankees fans keeping cool after sweep

Despite a disastrous sweep at the hands of the Detroit Tigers, SB Nation's New York Yankees bloggers are not overreacting.

Tigers fans celebrate trip to World Series

Detroit Tigers fans are celebrating as the Tigers are heading to the World Series after sweeping the New York Yankees on Thursday in the ALCS.

GIF: Phil Coke post-win glove spike


After Phil Coke recorded the final out of the ALCS to finish off the sweep of the Yankees, he spiked his glove to the ground in celebration. It was awesome.

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