If his career is over, Nathan will be remembered by teammates not for his troublesome 2014 season but for everything that came before that.
The Detroit Tigers are hosting the annual Negro Leagues Weekend starting this evening at Comerica Park.
Justin Verlander was also at the Wings game, but it appears he was too cool to sit with his teammates.
“The first time they didn’t say anything,” Perez said. “Nobody said nothing until their hitter and their third base coach said something.
Brian McCann drove in Jacoby Ellsbury with the tie-breaking run in the eighth inning and the New York Yankees held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on a chilly Thursday afternoon.
“I am preparing myself to come back and be a major league player again.”
Tigers closer Joe Nathan will miss the rest of the season with a torn ligament in his pitching elbow.
Krol pitched two scoreless innings for Detroit in Wednesday’s blowout loss to the New York Yankees.
Price allowed 8 runs and 10 hits in 2 1-3 innings, his second straight terrible start against the Yankees.
“I thought he was real close,” Ausmus said. “I think he thought he was close until that one pitch.”