The Tigers were established as a charter member of the now major league American League in 1901. They played their first game as a major league team at home against the Milwaukee Brewers on April 25, 1901, with an estimated 10,000 fans at Bennett Park.

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Detroit Tigers News from Yahoo Sports Detroit Tigers waste big days from Eduardo Rodriguez, Riley Greene, Akil Baddoo in 6-6 tie

Opening Day starter Eduardo Rodriguez was sharp, and Riley Greene and Akil Baddoo homered, but the Detroit Tigers tied the Phillies at 6-all. Read More from this story

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Detroit Tigers News from Yahoo Sports Active Tigers add to rotation, sign RHP Michael Pineda

Pitcher Michael Pineda and the Detroit Tigers reached a one-year deal Saturday, the latest move by a team that's been active before and after the 99-day lockout. Pineda was 9-8 with a 3.62 ERA for Minnesota last season. The 33-year-old right-hander went 5-0 with a 1.85 ERA in his final five games, leading the majors…