Doug Fister struck out the first two batters he faced in his spring debut with Washington, and the Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 10-3 Sunday.
The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has agreed to terms with the following eight players on contracts for the 2014 season
Detroit’s Anibal Sanchez allowed one hit in two scoreless innings Sunday in a game that eventually ended in a 0-0, 10-inning tie between the Tigers and an Atlanta Braves split squad.
Tickets for the 2014 season at Comerica Park will be dynamically priced, with more than 400,000 tickets available at $20 or less.
Max Scherzer allowed a second-inning homer by Yankees newcomer Brian McCann, but the Detroit right-hander was otherwise sharp in his first start of the spring Friday, yielding only that one hit in the Tigers’ 7-4 loss to the New York Yankees.
Jimmy Rollins hit a three-run homer in his second plate appearance of an eight-run third inning Friday, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 10-6 win over a Detroit Tigers split-squad.
Joba Chamberlain has already noticed a couple obvious differences after leaving the New York Yankees to sign with Detroit.
Diehard Detroit Tigers fans will be flocking to Comerica Park Friday afternoon, less than 24 hours before single game tickets go on sale.
Nicklas Lidstrom, John Smoltz and Jason Hanson have earned a place among Michigan’s all-time sports greats.
Detroit newcomers Joba Chamberlain and Joe Nathan each pitched a scoreless inning Thursday, helping the Tigers beat the Atlanta Braves 5-2.