|Nov. 14 4:08 PM PT5:08 PM MT6:08 PM CT7:08 PM ET19:08 ET0:08 GMT8:08 CST5:08 PM MST7:08 PM EST7:38 PM VEN4:08 UAE (+1)6:08 PM CT-Cabrera and Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen have won baseball's Most Valuable Player awards.
Analysis: McCutchen won the National League honor by a surprisingly wide margin Thursday. Cabrera took the AL prize for the second straight year by a comfortable gap over Mike Trout. Cabrera drew 23 of 30 first-place votes.
|Nov. 14 3:31 PM PT4:31 PM MT5:31 PM CT6:31 PM ET18:31 ET23:31 GMT7:31 CST4:31 PM MST6:31 PM EST7:01 PM VEN3:31 UAE (+1)5:31 PM CT-Cabrera won the AL's Most Valuable Player award for the second straight year. The Detroit Tigers slugger won by a comfortable margin Thursday, getting 23 of 30 first-place votes from members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Angels outfielder Mike Trout was second - again - and Baltimore star Chris Davis finished third. Cabrera easily captured the AL MVP last year when he won the Triple Crown while hitting .330 with 44 homers and 139 RBIs.
Analysis: Cabrera became the first player to win two consecutive AL MVPs since Frank Thomas for the White Sox in 1993 and 1994. Albert Pujols won the NL MVP in 2008 and 2009. Cabrera led the majors in hitting at .348 and took his third AL batting title in a row. The Venezuelan third baseman hit 44 home runs and had 137 RBIs, both second in baseball to Davis. The 30-year-old Cabrera also topped the majors in on-base percentage and slugging.
|Oct. 21 2:33 PM PT3:33 PM MT4:33 PM CT5:33 PM ET17:33 ET21:33 GMT5:33 CST2:33 PM MST4:33 PM EST5:03 PM VEN1:33 UAE (+1)4:33 PM CT-Cabrera underwent muscle repair surgery Tuesday and the Detroit slugger is expected to be ready for spring training. The operation was performed by Dr. Bill Meyers in Philadelphia and the team said Monday that it was successful. Cabrera faces 6-8 weeks of rehabilitation.
Analysis: The Tigers revealed after the season that Cabrera had been limited down the stretch by a tear in his groin. He still hit .348 with 44 home runs and 137 RBIs during the season. Cabrera batted .262 with two home runs in 11 postseason games before Detroit lost to Boston in the AL championship series.
|Sep. 29 2:46 PM PT3:46 PM MT4:46 PM CT5:46 PM ET17:46 ET21:46 GMT5:46 CST2:46 PM MST4:46 PM EST5:16 PM VEN1:46 UAE (+1)4:46 PM CT-Cabrera fell short in his bid to become the first player to win the Triple Crown in successive seasons. But Cabrera clinched his third batting title in a row, sitting out Sunday's regular-season finale at Miami - a no-hitter by the Marlins' Henderson Alvarez - to finish with an average of .348.
Analysis: Actually, his statistics are better for 2013 than for 2012, when he was the AL MVP. His batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage all were higher than a year ago.
|Sep. 2 9:50 AM PT10:50 AM MT11:50 AM CT12:50 PM ET12:50 ET16:50 GMT0:50 CST9:50 AM MST11:50 AM EST12:20 PM VEN20:50 UAE11:50 AM CT-Detroit's third baseman Miguel Cabrera is back out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox.
Analysis: The reigning AL MVP and Triple Crown winner had missed three straight games with what the team called a strained abdomen, but he returned for Tuesday's 2-1 loss to Boston and went 0 for 4.
|Sep. 1 9:35 AM PT10:35 AM MT11:35 AM CT12:35 PM ET12:35 ET16:35 GMT0:35 CST9:35 AM MST11:35 AM EST12:05 PM VEN20:35 UAE11:35 AM CT-Cabrera has been taken out of the Detroit Tigers' lineup for a second straight game to rest his strained abdomen.
Analysis: Cabrera started, but didn't finish, his last two games on Thursday afternoon and Friday night because of the lingering injury. The reigning AL MVP and Triple Crown winner leads major league baseball with a .359 batting average and 130 RBIs and with 43 homers, he trails only Baltimore's Chris Davis.
|Aug. 31 2:01 PM PT3:01 PM MT4:01 PM CT5:01 PM ET17:01 ET21:01 GMT5:01 CST2:01 PM MST4:01 PM EST4:31 PM VEN1:01 UAE (+1)4:01 PM CT-Cabrera is out of the starting lineup for Detroit's game against the Cleveland Indians. General manager Dave Dombrowski says Cabrera probably could play on Saturday but the decision is to give him the day off.
Analysis: Cabrera has been bothered by a strained left abdominal wall for more than a month. The reigning AL MVP made an early exit from each of the Tigers' last two games. Cabrera leads the majors with a .359 average and 130 RBIs, and his 43 home runs put him four behind Baltimore's Chris Davis. He is seeking his second consecutive Triple Crown.
|Aug. 30 5:17 PM PT6:17 PM MT7:17 PM CT8:17 PM ET20:17 ET0:17 GMT8:17 CST5:17 PM MST7:17 PM EST7:47 PM VEN4:17 UAE (+1)7:17 PM CT-Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera has been pulled from a second straight game, this time after two innings because of irritation in his abdominal area.
Analysis: The reigning Triple Crown winner made an early exit Friday night against Cleveland. He struck out in his only at-bat for the AL Central leaders. Cabrera left Thursday's game after hurting his abdomen while making an awkward slide in the fifth inning.
|Aug. 30 1:53 PM PT2:53 PM MT3:53 PM CT4:53 PM ET16:53 ET20:53 GMT4:53 CST1:53 PM MST3:53 PM EST4:23 PM VEN0:53 UAE (+1)3:53 PM CT-Cabrera will be in the lineup against the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.
Analysis: Cabrera left Thursday's 7-6 win over the Oakland Athletics after hurting his abdomen while making an awkward slide trying to stretch a single into a double in the fifth inning. Cabrera leads the majors with a .359 average and 130 RBIs. His 43 home runs put him four behind Baltimore's Chris Davis.
|Aug. 29 12:42 PM PT1:42 PM MT2:42 PM CT3:42 PM ET15:42 ET19:42 GMT3:42 CST12:42 PM MST2:42 PM EST3:12 PM VEN23:42 UAE2:42 PM CT-Cabrera left Thursday's game after hurting his abdomen while making an awkward slide trying to stretch a single into a double.
Analysis: Cabrera appeared to land awkwardly on his right knee when he was trying to reach second base on a hit in the fifth inning against the Oakland Athletics. The reigning Triple Crown winner talked briefly to the team's athletic trainer and manager Jim Leyland as he limped off the field and was replaced by Don Kelly. Cabrera, though, insisted he'll be back in the lineup Friday night when the AL Central-leading Tigers begin a series against the second-place Cleveland Indians.
|Aug. 26 10:16 AM PT11:16 AM MT12:16 PM CT1:16 PM ET13:16 ET17:16 GMT1:16 CST10:16 AM MST12:16 PM EST12:46 PM VEN21:16 UAE12:16 PM CT-Cabrera collected three more hits and another homer in Sunday 11-3 road win over the New York Mets.
Analysis: Cabrera has been absolutely on fire of late, belting 10 homers and driving in 28 runs in his last 19 games. He is hitting a major league-best .360 on the season.
|Aug. 24 12:10 PM PT1:10 PM MT2:10 PM CT3:10 PM ET15:10 ET19:10 GMT3:10 CST12:10 PM MST2:10 PM EST2:40 PM VEN23:10 UAE2:10 PM CT-Cabrera went 2 for 4 with a three-run homer in Friday's 6-1 road win over the Mets.
Analysis: Chasing his second consecutive AL Triple Crown, Cabrera has comfortable leads in batting average (.356) and RBIs (126). He moved within five home runs of Chris Davis' 46.
|Aug. 21 2:25 PM PT3:25 PM MT4:25 PM CT5:25 PM ET17:25 ET21:25 GMT5:25 CST2:25 PM MST4:25 PM EST4:55 PM VEN1:25 UAE (+1)4:25 PM CT-Cabrera feels healthy enough to stay in the lineup, giving the Detroit Tigers a big sense of relief. The Tigers have Cabrera batting third and playing his usual spot at third base Wednesday night against the Minnesota Twins.
Analysis: Cabrera aggravated a strain in his groin, abdominal and hip area when he swung and missed on a pitch Tuesday night. He walked off the field gingerly after his game-ending strikeout in a 6-3 loss to Minnesota. Tigers athletic trainer Kevin Rand says Cabrera was feeling much better Wednesday afternoon than he did Tuesday night.
|Aug. 21 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET0:27 ET4:27 GMT12:27 CST9:27 PM MST11:27 PM EST11:57 PM VEN8:27 UAE11:27 PM CT-Cabrera has another injury to deal with as he attempts to become the first to win baseball's Triple Crown in consecutive seasons. He might have aggravated a previous ailment, or he may have a new one.
Analysis: Manager Jim Leyland says Cabrera was in pain after his first swing in the ninth inning Tuesday night against Minnesota. Cabrera struck out swinging with two on, closing out a 6-3 victory for the Twins. Leyland wasn't sure if the injury was in Cabrera's groin or stomach area. Cabrera has been playing through a strained lower abdomen, injured hip and banged-up left leg.
|Aug. 19 2:39 PM PT3:39 PM MT4:39 PM CT5:39 PM ET17:39 ET21:39 GMT5:39 CST2:39 PM MST4:39 PM EST5:09 PM VEN1:39 UAE (+1)4:39 PM CT-Cabrera hit his 40th home run and had an RBI single to help Max Scherzer become baseball's first 18-game winner this season as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 6-3 Sunday to win the five-game series.
Analysis: Cabrera became the third player since 1921 to have at least 40 homers and 120 RBIs while batting .350 or better through 116 games, joining Babe Ruth and Jimmie Foxx. "That's nice," Cabrera said with a touch of awe as he looked at a list of the impressive company he joined.
|Aug. 18 12:45 PM PT1:45 PM MT2:45 PM CT3:45 PM ET15:45 ET19:45 GMT3:45 CST12:45 PM MST2:45 PM EST3:15 PM VEN23:45 UAE2:45 PM CT-Cabrera hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the ninth inning, lifting Detroit to a 6-5 win over Kansas City on Saturday night.
Analysis: Cabrera continues to crush opposing pitching - he has eight homers and 20 RBIs in his last 13 games. With 39 homers, Cabrera is five behind Chris Davis for the major league lead.
|Aug. 15 5:41 PM PT6:41 PM MT7:41 PM CT8:41 PM ET20:41 ET0:41 GMT8:41 CST5:41 PM MST7:41 PM EST8:11 PM VEN4:41 UAE (+1)7:41 PM CT-Cabrera hit his 38th homer of the season in Detroit's 6-4 win at Chicago on Wednesday.
Analysis: Cabrera is 14 for 38 over his last nine games with six homers and 15 RBIs, pushing his major league-leading total to 114.
|Aug. 14 10:18 AM PT11:18 AM MT12:18 PM CT1:18 PM ET13:18 ET17:18 GMT1:18 CST10:18 AM MST12:18 PM EST12:48 PM VEN21:18 UAE12:18 PM CT-Cabrera was 0 for 5 in Tuesday's 4-3, 11-inning loss to the ChiSox.
Analysis: Cabrera had homered in four straight days so a night like this is big news. The only other time he was 0 for 5 this year? Opening day.
|Aug. 13 7:47 AM PT8:47 AM MT9:47 AM CT10:47 AM ET10:47 ET14:47 GMT22:47 CST7:47 AM MST9:47 AM EST10:17 AM VEN18:47 UAE9:47 AM CT-Cabrera homered for the fourth straight game in Monday's 6-2 loss to the ChiSox.
Analysis: Cabrera is 1 for 3 off Hector Santiago, who gets the assignment of facing baseball's best player Tuesday.
|Aug. 12 12:29 PM PT1:29 PM MT2:29 PM CT3:29 PM ET15:29 ET19:29 GMT3:29 CST12:29 PM MST2:29 PM EST2:59 PM VEN23:29 UAE2:29 PM CT-Cabrera doubled and homered in a 5-4 loss to the Yanks on Sunday.
Analysis: The stud is 2 for 14 lifetime off Chris Sale, who he faces Monday.
|Aug. 11 10:13 AM PT11:13 AM MT12:13 PM CT1:13 PM ET13:13 ET17:13 GMT1:13 CST10:13 AM MST12:13 PM EST12:43 PM VEN21:13 UAE12:13 PM CT-Cabrera led the Detroit Tigers to a 9-3 victory over New York on Saturday.
Analysis: Cabrera hit another bomb and had three hits while playing on a bandaged leg. He has 10 hits in 25 at-bats and is simply not human at this moment.
|Aug. 10 12:40 PM PT1:40 PM MT2:40 PM CT3:40 PM ET15:40 ET19:40 GMT3:40 CST12:40 PM MST2:40 PM EST3:10 PM VEN23:40 UAE2:40 PM CT-Cabrera crushed a tying, two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning off Mariano Rivera, but the New York Yankees recovered to win 4-3 in the 10th on Friday.
Analysis: Cabrera has two homers and a whopping nine RBIs in his last four games. With 108 RBIs, Cabrera is 31 away from matching his career high set last year.
|Aug. 8 1:14 PM PT2:14 PM MT3:14 PM CT4:14 PM ET16:14 ET20:14 GMT4:14 CST1:14 PM MST3:14 PM EST3:44 PM VEN0:14 UAE (+1)3:14 PM CT-Cabrera hit a two-run homer Wednesday in a 6-5, 14-inning win at Cleveland.
Analysis: With 33 homers, Cabrera is eight behind Baltimore's Chris Davis for the major league lead.
|July 31 9:55 AM PT10:55 AM MT11:55 AM CT12:55 PM ET12:55 ET16:55 GMT0:55 CST9:55 AM MST11:55 AM EST12:25 PM VEN20:55 UAE11:55 AM CT-Cabrera singled as a pinch-hitter in Sunday's win over the ChiSox.
Analysis: Cabrera has started twice in the last 11 games due to hip and abdominal problems.
|July 28 11:51 AM PT12:51 PM MT1:51 PM CT2:51 PM ET14:51 ET18:51 GMT2:51 CST11:51 AM MST1:51 PM EST2:21 PM VEN22:51 UAE1:51 PM CT-Cabrera was ejected while batting with the bases loaded in the third inning of Sunday's game against Philadelphia after he appeared to say something to home plate umpire Chad Fairchild.
Analysis: Cabrera was batting with one out when he took two called strikes. He appeared to say something to Fairchild, although not in a demonstrative fashion. After Cabrera was tossed, Leyland came out of the dugout and was also thrown out. Manager Jim Leyland continued to argue for a while before leaving the field.
|July 28 9:46 AM PT10:46 AM MT11:46 AM CT12:46 PM ET12:46 ET16:46 GMT0:46 CST9:46 AM MST11:46 AM EST12:16 PM VEN20:46 UAE11:46 AM CT-Cabrera's first-inning homer was the start of an early offensive outburst, and the Detroit Tigers went on to a 10-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.
Analysis: The MVP was back in a big way after missing four games because of a hip problem. He went 2 for 3 with three RBIs. Cabrera's solo homer in the first was his 32nd of the year, and he later added two more RBIs to increase his season total to 99.
|July 23 3:42 PM PT4:42 PM MT5:42 PM CT6:42 PM ET18:42 ET22:42 GMT6:42 CST3:42 PM MST5:42 PM EST6:12 PM VEN2:42 UAE (+1)5:42 PM CT-Cabrera returned to action Saturday after missing four games because of an injured left hip.
Analysis: Cabrera wasted little time working his way back, hitting his 32nd homer in his first at-bat.
|July 22 1:08 PM PT2:08 PM MT3:08 PM CT4:08 PM ET16:08 ET20:08 GMT4:08 CST1:08 PM MST3:08 PM EST3:38 PM VEN0:08 UAE (+1)3:08 PM CT-Cabrera homered on a pitch that was way inside to help Detroit beat Kansas City 4-1 on Sunday and avoid being swept.
Analysis: Cabrera, the reigning AL MVP, leads the majors with 96 RBIs and 134 hits. Cabrera's home run was his 352nd, passing Dick Allen and tying Ellis Burks for 86th on the all-time list.
|July 12 2:25 PM PT3:25 PM MT4:25 PM CT5:25 PM ET17:25 ET21:25 GMT5:25 CST2:25 PM MST4:25 PM EST4:55 PM VEN1:25 UAE (+1)4:25 PM CT-Cabrera hit his 30th homer of the year in Thursday's 6-3 loss to the White Sox.
Analysis: Cabrera's solo shot increased his RBI total to 94. He's the first player to reach 30 homers and 90 RBIs before the All-Star break, according to STATS. A pair of Cincinnati Reds - Tony Perez in 1970 and George Foster in 1977 - made it to 29 and 90.
|July 10 12:15 PM PT1:15 PM MT2:15 PM CT3:15 PM ET15:15 ET19:15 GMT3:15 CST12:15 PM MST2:15 PM EST2:45 PM VEN23:15 UAE2:15 PM CT-Cabrera hit his 29th homer, an impressive blast to left-center, in the eighth inning of Tuesday's 11-4 loss to the Chicago White Sox.
Analysis: He leads the majors with 93 RBIs and a .363 BA.
|July 3 2:24 PM PT3:24 PM MT4:24 PM CT5:24 PM ET17:24 ET21:24 GMT5:24 CST2:24 PM MST4:24 PM EST4:54 PM VEN1:24 UAE (+1)4:24 PM CT-Cabrera hit his 26th homer in Tuesday's win over Toronto.
Analysis: Cabrera has hit safely in 16 of his last 17 games, batting .424 with eight homers in that stretch.
|July 1 2:10 PM PT3:10 PM MT4:10 PM CT5:10 PM ET17:10 ET21:10 GMT5:10 CST2:10 PM MST4:10 PM EST4:40 PM VEN1:10 UAE (+1)4:10 PM CT-Cabrera hit his 25th homer this season for the Tigers in Sunday's 3-1 loss at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: The home run extended Cabrera's hitting streak to 15.
|June 29 2:07 PM PT3:07 PM MT4:07 PM CT5:07 PM ET17:07 ET21:07 GMT5:07 CST2:07 PM MST4:07 PM EST4:37 PM VEN1:07 UAE (+1)4:07 PM CT-Cabrera hit a pair of homers in Friday's 6-3 win at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: The 2012 AL MVP went 4 for 4 and drove in three runs, boosting his major league-leading batting average to .377 with 24 homers and 81 RBIs, also tops in the big leagues. He hit a two-run homer in the first inning off Alex Colome (1-1) to extend his hitting streak to a season-best 13 games, then added a solo shot off the rookie for a 3-0 lead in the fourth.
|June 27 1:01 PM PT2:01 PM MT3:01 PM CT4:01 PM ET16:01 ET20:01 GMT4:01 CST1:01 PM MST3:01 PM EST3:31 PM VEN0:01 UAE (+1)3:01 PM CT-Cabrera went 2 for 4 with a homer in Wednesday's 7-4 loss to the Angels.
Analysis: Cabrera leads the majors with a .370 batting average and 78 RBIs.
|June 18 11:52 AM PT12:52 PM MT1:52 PM CT2:52 PM ET14:52 ET18:52 GMT2:52 CST11:52 AM MST1:52 PM EST2:22 PM VEN22:52 UAE1:52 PM CT-Cabrera hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs as the Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-1 on Monday night.
Analysis: Cabrera is .481 hitter with 9 HRs and 25 RBI in 21 home meetings with Orioles.
|June 11 10:28 AM PT11:28 AM MT12:28 PM CT1:28 PM ET13:28 ET17:28 GMT1:28 CST10:28 AM MST12:28 PM EST12:58 PM VEN21:28 UAE12:28 PM CT-Cabrera, who tops the American League with 90 hits and 69 RBIs, hit his 18th home run in Monday's 3-2 loss to Kansas City.
Analysis: Cabrera is batting .406 with 12 homers and 36 RBIs in a 25-game road hitting streak.
|June 3 3:34 PM PT4:34 PM MT5:34 PM CT6:34 PM ET18:34 ET22:34 GMT6:34 CST3:34 PM MST5:34 PM EST6:04 PM VEN2:34 UAE (+1)5:34 PM CT-Cabrera failed to homer in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the O's.
Analysis: Cabrera had homered in the first two games of the series. He next faces Tampa Bay's 8-0 Matt Moore on Tuesday in an enticing MLB matchup.
|June 2 9:47 AM PT10:47 AM MT11:47 AM CT12:47 PM ET12:47 ET16:47 GMT0:47 CST9:47 AM MST11:47 AM EST12:17 PM VEN20:47 UAE11:47 AM CT-Cabrera's grand slam capped a wild fourth inning in which Detroit hit four home runs and Orioles pitcher Jason Hammel was ejected, and the Tigers beat Baltimore 10-3 Saturday to snap a four-game losing streak.
Analysis: The Tigers slugger has three homers and eight RBIs in his last four games. Cabrera leads the majors with a .369 average and 65 RBIs. The reigning AL triple crown winner's 17 homers and just two behind league leader Chris Davis' total.
|June 1 12:10 PM PT1:10 PM MT2:10 PM CT3:10 PM ET15:10 ET19:10 GMT3:10 CST12:10 PM MST2:10 PM EST2:40 PM VEN23:10 UAE2:10 PM CT-Cabrera went 2 for 4 with another homer and two RBIs in Friday's 7-5 loss to the O's.
Analysis: What more can be said about Cabrera? He seems intent on proving all the naysayers wrong who doubted that the Triple Crown winner was good enough to win MVP honors in 2012. One thing is for certain - Cabrera is good enough to produce at a very high level for fantasy owners on a consistent basis.
|May 31 1:03 PM PT2:03 PM MT3:03 PM CT4:03 PM ET16:03 ET20:03 GMT4:03 CST1:03 PM MST3:03 PM EST3:33 PM VEN0:03 UAE (+1)3:03 PM CT-Cabrera had two doubles in Thursday's 11-inning loss to the Bucs.
Analysis: Cabrera went 4 for 19 in the four games vs. Pittsburgh, but that is no shame since Bucs' pitchers are second in the majors with a 3.12 ERA as opposed to past seasons when they were at the bottom or close to the worst teams in baseball in most statistical categories.
|May 24 9:19 AM PT10:19 AM MT11:19 AM CT12:19 PM ET12:19 ET16:19 GMT0:19 CST9:19 AM MST11:19 AM EST11:49 AM VEN20:19 UAE11:19 AM CT-Cabrera went 2 for 3 with another homer and three RBIs in Thursday's 7-6 win over Minnesota.
Analysis: Cabrera has now gone deep in four straight games, leaving the yard a combined six times over that stretch. He's hitting .486 with 15 RBIs during a nine-game hitting streak.
|May 23 1:55 PM PT2:55 PM MT3:55 PM CT4:55 PM ET16:55 ET20:55 GMT4:55 CST1:55 PM MST3:55 PM EST4:25 PM VEN0:55 UAE (+1)3:55 PM CT-Cabrera hit another homer - maybe the luckiest of his career - as the Detroit Tigers beat the Cleveland Indians 11-7 on Wednesday night.
Analysis: The shot to right-center was helped over the wall by center fielder Michael Bourn, who ran back to the warning track and was in position to make the catch but had the ball bounce out of his glove and into the stands. Cabrera drove in three runs and is hitting .387 on the year.
|May 20 10:42 AM PT11:42 AM MT12:42 PM CT1:42 PM ET13:42 ET17:42 GMT1:42 CST10:42 AM MST12:42 PM EST1:12 PM VEN21:42 UAE12:42 PM CT-Cabrera went 4 for 4 with three homers, five RBIs and four runs in an 11-8 loss at Texas
Analysis: Cabrera, who led the majors with 44 homers and 139 RBIs and hit an AL-best .330 last year, posted eight, 34 and a .308 average through his first 42 games. The reigning AL MVP, in comparison, is batting a major league-leading .387 with 11 homers and 47 RBIs for the Tigers (23-19) thus far.
|May 20 9:01 PM PT10:01 PM MT11:01 PM CT12:01 AM ET0:01 ET4:01 GMT12:01 CST9:01 PM MST11:01 PM EST11:31 PM VEN8:01 UAE11:01 PM CT-Cabrera has hit three home runs in a game for the second time in his career.
Analysis: The 2012 AL Triple Crown winner hit a three-run homer in the third inning and a solo shot in the fifth against Texas left-hander Derek Holland on Sunday night. He went deep again with nobody on base in the eighth inning against Rangers reliever Tanner Scheppers. Cabrera, who leads the AL in average and RBIs, also had a single. He was walked intentionally in the sixth inning even though the Tigers already had runners at first and second.
|May 18 2:47 PM PT3:47 PM MT4:47 PM CT5:47 PM ET17:47 ET21:47 GMT5:47 CST2:47 PM MST4:47 PM EST5:17 PM VEN1:47 UAE (+1)4:47 PM CT-Miguel Cabrera went 3 for 4 with a go-ahead double in the sixth inning to back Rick Porcello and lift the Detroit Tigers over the Texas Rangers 2-1 Friday night in a matchup of division leaders.
Analysis: Cabrera, hitting .509 (27 for 53) with runners in scoring position, lined an 0-1 pitch off the wall in left field near the out of town scoreboard for his AL-leading 42nd RBI.
|May 15 1:55 PM PT2:55 PM MT3:55 PM CT4:55 PM ET16:55 ET20:55 GMT4:55 CST1:55 PM MST3:55 PM EST4:25 PM VEN0:55 UAE (+1)3:55 PM CT-Cabrera had two hits Tuesday in a 6-2 win over the Astros.
Analysis: Cabrera hit his third homer against Houston this year. He has dominated them, going 10 for 24.
|May 13 11:18 AM PT12:18 PM MT1:18 PM CT2:18 PM ET14:18 ET18:18 GMT2:18 CST11:18 AM MST1:18 PM EST1:48 PM VEN22:18 UAE1:18 PM CT-Cabrera was 2 for 4 Sunday in Detroit's 4-3 loss to Cleveland, extending his hitting streak to 11 games.
Analysis: Cabrera is hitting .404 during the streak with four home runs and 14 RBIs, and still a scorching .379 on the season.
|May 11 3:19 PM PT4:19 PM MT5:19 PM CT6:19 PM ET18:19 ET22:19 GMT6:19 CST3:19 PM MST5:19 PM EST5:49 PM VEN2:19 UAE (+1)5:19 PM CT-Cabrera raked once again Friday in a 10-4 win over the Tribe.
Analysis: Cabrera went 2 for 3 with a three-run jack and is simply crushing the hardball.
|May 5 6:41 PM PT7:41 PM MT8:41 PM CT9:41 PM ET21:41 ET1:41 GMT9:41 CST6:41 PM MST8:41 PM EST9:11 PM VEN5:41 UAE (+1)8:41 PM CT-Cabrera was 4 for 4 with his fifth and sixth homers of the season in Detroit's 17-2 win over Houston on Saturday.
Analysis: Cabrera now has 28 career games with four or more hits, including three already this year.
|May 1 11:14 AM PT12:14 PM MT1:14 PM CT2:14 PM ET14:14 ET18:14 GMT2:14 CST11:14 AM MST1:14 PM EST1:44 PM VEN22:14 UAE1:14 PM CT-Cabrera recorded his fourth home run in Detroit's 6-1 win over Minnesota on Tuesday.
Analysis: Cabrera is hitting .363 this season and has been even more hot over his last 14 games, batting .393 with 17 RBIs.
|Apr. 29 8:22 AM PT9:22 AM MT10:22 AM CT11:22 AM ET11:22 ET15:22 GMT23:22 CST8:22 AM MST10:22 AM EST10:52 AM VEN19:22 UAE10:22 AM CT-Cabrera went 2 for 4 with a three-run homer in Sunday's 8-3 win over Atlanta.
Analysis: The slugging third baseman is batting .420 with two long balls and 15 RBIs during a 12-game hitting streak.
|Apr. 28 1:46 PM PT2:46 PM MT3:46 PM CT4:46 PM ET16:46 ET20:46 GMT4:46 CST1:46 PM MST3:46 PM EST4:16 PM VEN0:46 UAE (+1)3:46 PM CT-Cabrera had two hits and two RBIs in Saturday's 7-4 win over Atlanta.
Analysis: Cabrera extended his hitting streak to 11 games.
|Apr. 17 3:17 PM PT4:17 PM MT5:17 PM CT6:17 PM ET18:17 ET22:17 GMT6:17 CST3:17 PM MST5:17 PM EST5:47 PM VEN2:17 UAE (+1)5:17 PM CT-Cabrera went 3 for 5 with a two-run homer and four RBIs in Tuesday's win over Seattle.
Analysis: Cabrera has six RBIs over his last two games.
|Apr. 12 1:27 PM PT2:27 PM MT3:27 PM CT4:27 PM ET16:27 ET20:27 GMT4:27 CST1:27 PM MST3:27 PM EST3:57 PM VEN0:27 UAE (+1)3:27 PM CT-Cabrera tripled and scored twice, and the Tigers knocked Josh Johnson out of the game with a five-run second inning en route to an 11-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday.
Analysis: Cabrera is 7 for 14 in the last three games.
|Apr. 10 1:29 PM PT2:29 PM MT3:29 PM CT4:29 PM ET16:29 ET20:29 GMT4:29 CST1:29 PM MST3:29 PM EST3:59 PM VEN0:29 UAE (+1)3:29 PM CT-Cabrera went 4 for 5 with three-run homer and four RBIs in Tuesday's win over Toronto.
Analysis: Cabrera is 8 for 13 over his last three games.
|Apr. 7 2:31 PM PT3:31 PM MT4:31 PM CT5:31 PM ET17:31 ET21:31 GMT5:31 CST2:31 PM MST4:31 PM EST5:01 PM VEN1:31 UAE (+1)4:31 PM CT-Cabrera went 4 for 4 with a double in an 8-4 win over the Yankees on Saturday.
Analysis: Cabrera has driven in a run in each of his first five games, giving him six on the season.
|Apr. 4 2:32 PM PT3:32 PM MT4:32 PM CT5:32 PM ET17:32 ET21:32 GMT5:32 CST2:32 PM MST4:32 PM EST5:02 PM VEN1:32 UAE (+1)4:32 PM CT-Cabrera went 2 for 4 with a pair of RBIs in Wednesday's loss to Minnesota.
Analysis: The reigning Triple Crown winner bounced back after going hitless in the opener.