Remember Fielder’s comments about his kids that angered the fan base? Yeah, Joba went down a similar path.
The 2014 contracts of Scherzer, Martinez, Hunter, Chamberlain and Coke total more than $45 million, according to Spotrac.
“Even though we were down 2-0, all of us expected for us to win this game,” Alex Avila said, “and when you don’t, it’s heartbreaking.”
Phil Coke now has a postseason ERA of 27.00. Joakim Soria has a postseason ERA of 45.00. Joba Chamberlain has a postseason ERA of 108.00.
A day after the Orioles battered Detroit relievers while scoring eight runs in the eighth for a 12-3 win, they came back from a three-run deficit.
Detroit’s revamped bullpen has looked shaky – although it was shortstop Andrew Romine’s error that got the big eighth inning going.
Crews are hard at work at Comerica Park preparing the stadium for the Detroit Tigers home games during the American League Divisional Series.
Due to the anticipated increase in traffic in the Foxtown area as a result of Sunday’s Tigers game at 3:45 p.m. and Lions game at 1:00 p.m., Olympia Development Parking Services is holding all its parking lots for patrons attending the Tigers ALDS Game Three at Comerica Park.
Thursday morning the Tigers released their 25-man roster for the ALDS.
The Detroit Tigers’ starting pitchers in the first three games of the AL Division Series have a combined 329 wins, three Cy Young Awards and 35 games of postseason experience.