Justin Verlander threw two shutout innings in his spring debut as the Detroit Tigers roughed up Shelby Miller and topped the Atlanta Braves’ split squad.
With individual game tickets going on sale Saturday — including those for Opening Day — hundreds of Tigers fans showed up at Comerica Park to pick up a wristband and the chance to be first in line in the morning.
Tigers starter David Price threw two hitless innings. He struck out two, walked one and hit Daniel Murphy on the right hand with a fastball.
With a rotation spot likely, Eovaldi will have every chance to become a stud in New York.
Schoop has been with the organization since he was 17 years old and taken time to develop. He’s a natural in the field, but never showed much at the plate aside from some slightly above average power for the position and just a bit of speed.
Dombrowski would not hint as to whether the Tigers have begun the process of trying to re-sign Price, who won the Cy Young in 2012.
Moya believed he improved his plate discipline in the Arizona Fall League, where he recorded a batting average of .289.
Despite his health issues, Cabrera turned in a batting average of .313, smacked 25 home runs, drove in 109 runs and scored 101 runs.
Before the original surgery, Hanrahan’s career appeared to on the upswing; the pitcher was elected an All-Star in 2012 and 2011.
Most baseball fans likely know Steven Souza from the unbelievable, no-hitter-saving catch he made in the final game of the regular season for the Nationals last year.