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Tigers 7, Pirates 4: Swingin' away

Nick Castellanos led the Tigers with three hits and four RBI, and Jordan Zimmermann extended his scoreless streak to his first 13 innings of the …

The Typical American Is Embarrassed by Their Retirement Savings. Should You Be, Too?

Find out where you stand. Stop being embarrassed. Make progress.<p>We all have things we'd rather not share with the world -- private things that, …

Budget for Multiple Financial Goals With the 50/15/5 Rule

When you’re trying to get your finances together, there’s usually a question of trade-off. <i>Do I pay off debt or save for an emergency</i>? <i>Do I save for</i> …

When to Consider Annuities If You Want to Safeguard Your Retirement

You probably know saving for retirement is a big deal. If you like the idea of eventually being able to enjoy life without relying on work, you’ll …

How to Build an Emergency Budget (and Why You Need One)

You’ve probably heard of an <i>emergency fund.</i> It’s a small cushion of savings to help you stay afloat in case of a financial crisis. For some …

Finance Goals For Your 20s | The Art of Manliness

You’ll sometimes hear these days that 30 is the new 20, and the importance of moving towards career, relationship, and finance goals in your twenties …

What I wish I knew about money on graduation day

On Graduation Day you're probably giddy from people telling you: "Congratulations!" and "Seize the day!"<p>Here's what they should tell you: Dream big about many things, including your finances.<p>Paying your bills is part of saving the world. In fact, the better you are at handling your money, the more …

Personal Finance

Improve Your Finances with Habits That Require the Least Change First

When you’re getting your financial life in order, it can seem like it’s necessary to make big sweeping changes. Move out of your house, throw out …

KC tops Detroit in Round 1 of Central clash

KANSAS CITY -- Royals left-hander Danny Duffy delivered his longest outing of the season, seven-plus innings, and his offense banged out 14 hits in …

Answer These 10 Questions to See If You're on Track to Retirement

More Americans are confident about retirement—maybe too confident. Here's how to give your expectations a timely reality check.<p>The good news: The …

Kirk Gibson reveals he has Parkinson's disease

Former National League MVP Kirk Gibson, the hero of the Dodgers' Game 1 victory in the 1988 World Series, has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, the Detroit Free Press reported Tuesday.<p>Gibson released a statement regarding his diagnosis:<p>"I have faced many different obstacles in my life, and …

Baseball

Kirk Gibson Diagnosed With Parkinson's Disease

Longtime big leaguer and recent Diamondbacks skipper Kirk Gibson has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, per a FOX Sports Detroit …

Baseball

Tigers 5, Twins 4: Jose Iglesias, Yoenis Cespedes hit home runs; Detroit holds on for third straight win

MINNEAPOLIS -- For a guy known for his defense, Jose Iglesias has been swinging the bat pretty well.<p>Iglesias singled, tripled and homered Monday …

Michigan

Parents and Millennials agree: Best to save early

Parents and their kids don't always see eye to eye. But a new survey says both agree that advice to start saving as soon as possible is the most critical financial tip parents have given their Millennial offspring.<p>That's according to a USA TODAY/Bank of America Better Money Habits survey of 1,000 …

Retirement

3 Early Steps on the Road to Retirement

Source: Thinkstock<p>If you’re a twenty-something new to the workforce, retirement may not be the first thing on your mind. Maybe you just graduated …

Nathan to have season-ending Tommy John surgery

DETROIT -- Tigers closer Joe Nathan will undergo Tommy John surgery after being diagnosed with tears of the ulnar collateral ligament and flexor …

Tigers closer Joe Nathan not considering retirement, vows to return after second Tommy John surgery

DETROIT -- Even at the age of 40, Detroit Tigers reliever Joe Nathan won't call it quits.<p>In fact, he says he hasn't even thought about it.<p>Nathan met …

Michigan

Rapid Reaction: Yankees 2, Tigers 1

DETROIT -- The New York Yankees completed a tremendous road trip, going 7-3, winning six of their final seven, including three-of-four against the …

New York Yankees

Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan scared, frustrated after latest setback: 'It feels like I broke my arm'

TOLEDO -- Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan said he felt a pop in his right arm.<p>Exactly what that means for the 40-year-old Nathan and his immediate …

Major League Baseball

MRI confirms right triceps strain for Verlander

DETROIT -- Justin Verlander's lingering soreness after his simulated game last week was enough of a concern that he underwent an MRI exam. Results …

MLB report: McCann triples in Tigers' win

Detroit Tigers' James McCann runs to first during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in …

Chicago White Sox

MLS: Soccer fans in the United States withhold attacks from CBS LA and Frank Deford with aplomb

Soccer fans in the US responded quickly and effectively against two public critiques in recent weeks, showing the game to be in rude health in the country<p>On Saturday afternoon all was well in the world of soccer in the United States. In fact, things were booming.<p>The two big games in England were on …

Power Rankings: Mets surge with Harvey as Reds drop

We know, we know. It's early.<p>It's too early to get overly excited about a team going gangbusters right out of the gate. And it's too early to panic …

Baseball

3 Ways Millennials Can Invest Even When They Don't Have Much Money

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- How do you start to build your portfolio when you don't have a lot of money? It's a problem many millennials face.<p>Millennials …

It may seem like you would want to enjoy the Tigers this year. You don't. Here's how not to

While spring training is usually filled with optimism, and the promise of warm summer days and pennant runs, the most hardcore among us aren't …

Baseball

Last two times Tigers started 9-1? They won World Series

The Detroit Tigers are off to a historic start this season, and it's all because of Jose Iglesias' bat.<p>The slick-fielding shortstop hit a ground ball …

Tigers 2, White Sox 1: David Price dazzles for eight innings; Jose Iglesias' single caps walk-off win

comments<p>For the third straight game, the Detroit Tigers managed to score less than three runs. And for the third straight game, the Tigers still …

David Price

Was Nick Castellanos out? Controversial play in 9th inning helps Detroit Tigers slip past White Sox

DETROIT -- Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura wanted to challenge the safe call at second base in the ninth inning.<p>But it was too late.<p>Following …

Michigan

American Exports: DeAndre Yedlin makes his debut for EPL's Tottenham Hotspur

It took longer than many expected, but former Seattle Sounders right back DeAndre Yedlin finally made his debut for EPL side Tottenham Hotspur on …