David Price

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - MARCH 06: David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the second inning of the game against the New York Mets at Tradition Field on March 6, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Price Rocked For 7 Runs As Tigers Lose To Pirates 7-3

David Price was rocked for seven runs over six innings in his final start of spring training for the Detroit Tigers, a 7-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/31/2015

Opinion: David Price Is Right Choice For Tigers Opening Day

Price told reporters Friday that he was so sure Verlander would be starting on Opening Day that Price told his family members to schedule their trip to Detroit for the second game of the season.

CBS Detroit–03/20/2015

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - MARCH 06: David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the second inning of the game against the New York Mets at Tradition Field on March 6, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

David Price Will Start On Tigers Opening Day

The choice comes as a bit of a surprise considering Justin Verlander has started Opening Day each of the last seven seasons.

CBS Detroit–03/20/2015

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 14:  Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus #7 watches the action from the dugout during the fourth inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians at Comerica Park on September 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Indians 6-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Verlander, Price Poke Fun At Ausmus ‘Glamour Shots’ On Twitter

The two most venerable starting pitchers for the Tigers had a little Twitter fun at the expense of manager Brad Ausmus on Friday morning.

CBS Detroit–03/20/2015

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - MARCH 06: David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the second inning of the game against the New York Mets at Tradition Field on March 6, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Lackey Outduels Price In First Spring Training Start

John Lackey pitched three perfect innings in his spring training debut, outpitching David Price in the St. Louis Cardinals’ 2-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/16/2015

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 14: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers warms up prior to the start of the game against the Cleveland Indians at Comerica Park on September 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ausmus Declines To Say Who Will Start Opening Day For Tigers

“I know who might be, but I’m not sure who it is,” Ausmus said Monday.

CBS Detroit–03/09/2015

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Jack White Performs For The Tigers In Their Locker Room; Price Uses Exploding Golf Ball Trick On Alburquerque [VIDEO]

Price posted a video on his Instagram account of him and Verlander playing a prank on Tigers relief pitch Al Alburquerque.

97.1 The Ticket–03/09/2015

LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 28:  David Price #14 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)

Justin Verlander, David Price Wear Ridiculous Golf Outfits [PHOTO]

Verlander, Price and Melville are all dressed in old-school golf knickers with matching argyle sweaters.

97.1 The Ticket–03/05/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - APRIL 21: Pitcher David Price #14 of the Tampa Bay Rays brings his dog Astro out onto the field just before the start of the game against the Oakland Athletics at Tropicana Field on April 21, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

David Price Brings His Dog Astro To Spring Training; Hoping He Doesn’t Poop In Miggy’s Locker [PHOTO]

The saying a dog is a man’s best friend is true with Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price.

97.1 The Ticket–02/27/2015

Kate Upton and Justin Verlander  (Photo by Jesse Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images) FILE PHOTO

Justin Verlander’s #TBT Is Dedicated To Kate Upton [PHOTO]

Valentine’s Day may have already passed but Tigers All-Star Justin Verlander is busy kissing up to his girlfriend Kate Upton.

97.1 The Ticket–02/19/2015

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