Detroit Tigers


DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers have agreed to a $132.75 million, six-year contract with free-agent outfielder Justin Upton, according to a person with knowledge of the deal.


DETROIT -- Free agent pitcher Jordan Zimmermann has finalized a five-year contract with the Detroit Tigers.


The Detroit Tigers on Thursday hired former Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee to the same position.


SAN FRANCISCO -- Clayton Kershaw pitched the big-money Dodgers to their third straight NL West title, tossing a 1-hitter as Los Angeles beat the San Francisco Giants 8-0 on Tuesday night.


CINCINNATI -- Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto appealed a two-game suspension Friday for his home plate tantrum, saying that he didn't deserve to be ejected from a game let alone suspended