Tim Lincecum has been a relief ace the likes of which baseball hasn't seen in decades but ought to bring back given his success.
Already up two games to none, the energized Giants have caught the rested Tigers flat-footed and figure to win it all in Detroit.
Giants or Tigers? Tough call, but you've gotta choose. We've got helpful hints if you're still waffling about which team to cheer in the World Series.
The aging Yankees leave the postseason under a cloud, but the worse news is that it might be a while before they return.
Facing elimination, the Yankees need to wise up and put Alex Rodriguez back in their lineup.
Justin Verlander wasn't at his best in Game 3 of the ALCS, but he was pretty darn good.
The Mariners aren't playing in the ALCS, but a total of seven of their former players are on the rosters for the Tigers and Yankees.
Instead of accepting that they trail 0-2 in the ALCS, the Yankees decided to whine about an umpire's blown call.
A thoroughly ineffective Jose Valverde forced the Tigers to have to battle back to win Game 1 of the ALCS.
Justin Verlander went the distance in Game 5 to lead the Tigers past the A's and back to the ALCS.
The Athletics have got this walk-off win thing down pat. Now they're only a victory away from advancing to the ALCS, but reigning Cy Young winner Justin Verlander stands in the way.
Oakland is turning to Brett Anderson, a pitcher who has been on the shelf, to save its season in Game 3 of the ALDS, writes Jim Caple.
By scoring nine runs in the third inning of Game 6, the Rangers put a sudden end to the Tigers' season as well as an otherwise terrific ALCS.
Justin Verlander had a magical regular season, and now has the opportunity to be a hero again by keeping the Tigers alive in the ALCS.
The Tigers have a long list of players who aren't healthy, but as Game 5 showed this team is all about staying focused on the task at hand.
Which team is healthier? How will Texas starter Matt Harrison fare? Why pitch to Miguel Cabrera? Jim Caple looks at the key questions as the ALCS moves to Game 4.