Not only is Yu Darvish tied for the most victories among rookies, he’s the only pitcher with at least three starts at home to win all of them.
Don Kelly (bruised left knee) left the June 21 game, and he didn’t play June 22-24. He is day-to-day.
The Detroit Tigers have made a roster move this morning.
Drew Smyly (blood blister on left middle finger) left his June 10 start. His status for his next start was uncertain.
Tigers starting pitcher Drew Smyly had to exit his start Sunday night against the Reds after just three innings, due to a blister in his left middle finger.
Drew Smyly was withdrawn from his Sunday start after three innings when a blood blister appeared on his left middle finger.
Things have not gone well for the Cleveland Indians since sweeping the Detroit Tigers less than two weeks ago.
Lefty Drew Smyly had thrown just 69 pitches.
When Drew Smyly looks back on the landmark dates in the history of his life, I highly doubt that May 14th, 2012 will register (that is unless Mr. Smyly has some history on his agenda for tonight’s start in Chicago).
A chance to face the Chicago White Sox couldn’t come at a much better time for struggling Detroit Tigers slugger Prince Fielder.