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Brilliant Verlander pitches Tigers into ALCS

Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander dominates the Oakland Athletics in game five. Photo: Detroit Free Press/MCT

With the season on the line once more in Oakland, Justin Verlander pitched another game five gem.

Friday, 11 October, 2013, 12:31pm

San Francisco Giants secure 2-0 lead in World Series over Detroit Tigers

Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner looks sharp on the mound as he throws against the Detroit Tigers in game two of the World Series at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Photo: MCT

The Giants' extended family lingered on the field long after the final out, posing for pictures and savouring the win. Cars honked in the streets outside AT&T Park and fans celebrated in the bars.

27 Oct 2012 - 4:15am

Pablo joins three-homer elite

The Detroit Tigers' Delmon Young can only watch as fans go after a two-run home-run ball hit by the San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval, who went on to hit a total of three home runs in the World Series game. Photo: AP

San Francisco slugger Pablo Sandoval hit a spectacular three home runs to lead the Giants to an 8-3 victory over Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers in game one of the World Series.

26 Oct 2012 - 4:02am

Detroit beats Oakland in playoff opener

Detroit Tigers Miguel Cabrera (L) and Prince Fielder celebrate their win over the Oakland Athletics on Saturday.  Photo: EPA

Detroit’s Justin Verlander struck out 11 batters and surrendered only one run in seven innings to spark the Tigers over Oakland 3-1 on Saturday in a Major League Baseball playoff game.

7 Oct 2012 - 11:42am