Top 10 Detroit Tigers Moments of 2013


Oct 8, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer throws a pitch in the seventh inning against the Oakland Athletics in game four of the American League divisional series playoff baseball game at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

Although the 2013 season did not end the way Tigers fan hoped, it still held some great moments. Fans witnessed moonwalks from their now former manager, walk off home runs, a lot of strike outs, and the best pitcher and position player in the game.  Here are my top 10 moments of 2013 with video:

10. Anibal Sanchez Strikes Out 17 vs. Atlanta Braves


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Walk Off Home Run vs. Boston Red Sox

8. Miguel Cabrera‘s MVP Performance

7. Max Scherzer‘s Cy Young Performance

6. Jim Leyland‘s  Moonwalk and Post Game Address after the Tigers won the Division

5. Justin Verlander‘s Performance in Game 5 of the ALDS vs. Oakland

4. Max Scherzer’s 8th Inning in Game 4 of the ALDS

3. Miguel Cabrera Walk Off Home Runs vs. Kansas City Royals

2. Jose Iglesias with the Defensive play of the Year

1. Torii Hunter Walk Off Home Run vs. Oakland A’s