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DETROIT, MI - JUNE 20: Brayan Villarreal #60 of the Detroit Tigers winds up for a pitch in the eighth inning during a MLB interleague game against the St Louis Cardinals at Comerica Park on June 20, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

DETROIT, MI – JUNE 20: Brayan Villarreal #60 of the Detroit Tigers winds up for a pitch in the eighth inning during a MLB interleague game against the St Louis Cardinals at Comerica Park on June 20, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

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(AP) — Although nobody on St. Louis’ roster has any major league experience with scheduled starter Jacob Turner, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny is quite familiar with the Detroit Tigers’ prized pitching prospect.

Turner is expected to be recalled from the minors to make his season debut for the Tigers in Wednesday afternoon’s series finale against the Cardinals and one of his former high school coaches.

After Justin Verlander led Detroit (33-35) to a 6-3 victory in Tuesday’s opener, St. Louis’ Jake Westbrook shut down the Tigers a night later in a complete-game 3-1 win.

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