KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 6: Starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija #29 of the Chicago White Sox throws in the first inning during a game against the Kansas City Royals on April 6, 2015 during opening day at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Samardzija Struggles In White Sox Debut, 10-1 Loss To Royals

A season brimming with high expectations opened with a dud for Jeff Samardzija and the Chicago White Sox.

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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 06: Max Scherzer #31 of the Washington Nationals pitches during the third inning against the New York Mets on Opening Day at Nationals Park on April 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Mets won the game 3-1. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Undone By Errors, Scherzer, Nats Lose Opener To Mets 3-1

“My adrenaline was flowing,” Scherzer acknowledged. “Let’s just say that.”

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Report: Rick Porcello Agrees To 4-Year, $82.5 Million Extension With Red Sox

Porcello spent all six of his previous MLB seasons in Detroit, posting a 76-63 record with a 4.30 ERA.

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DETROIT, MI - APRIL 6:  David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers walks off the field in the ninth with two out during the Opening Day game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on April 6, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Price Dominates In Opening Day Debut For Tigers; Ausmus, Players Impressed

In his Opening Day debut for Detroit, David Price proved himself 100 percent worthy of his new role as the number one man in the rotation.

CBS Detroit–04/06/2015

LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 28:  J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a photo during the Tigers' photo day on February 28, 2015 at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Detroit’s J.D. Martinez Hits Baseball’s 1st Homer Of 2015 [VIDEO]

J.D. Martinez of the Detroit Tigers has hit the first home run of the 2015 baseball season.

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MLB Ticket Price Average Up 3.3 Percent To Nearly $29

Baseball fans will see the steepest increase in ticket prices in six years.

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BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 03: Manager Brad Ausmus #7 of the Detroit Tigers looks on against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 3, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ausmus On Opening Day: ‘The Energy … For Me It’s Akin To The Super Bowl’

In the grand scheme of a season, Opening Day is only one of 162 games, but for baseball lovers, the first game holds a unique appeal.

CBS Detroit–04/06/2015

FORT MYERS, FL - MARCH 3:  Torii Hunter #48 of the Minnesota Twins poses for a photo during the Twins' photo day on March 3, 2015 at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Torii Hunter On Being Back In Detroit For Opening Day: ‘Who Made The Schedule?’

“Hopefully if I’m out I don’t walk to the wrong dugout,” Hunter added jokingly. “We’ll see.”

CBS Detroit–04/06/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05:  Victor Martinez #41 is congratulated by Bryan Holaday #50 of the Detroit Tigers after he scored on an RBI double by J.D. Martinez #28 in the ninth inning during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Martinez Reflects On Return From Injury, Excited To Be Back For Opening Day

When designated hitter Victor Martinez tore the medial meniscus in his left knee in February, he knew he might have to miss Opening Day

CBS Detroit–04/06/2015

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - MARCH 07: Al Alburquerque #62 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch during the sixth inning of a spring training game against the Atlanta Braves at Champion Stadium on March 7, 2015 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

AL Central Rivals Tigers And Twins Open In Detroit

The Detroit Tigers will start the season Monday with one major change and a lot of question marks.

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