The San Francisco Giants are sticking with the roster that got them to the World Series.
The Detroit Tigers have put all five starters on the roster for their playoff series against the New York Yankees.
Rick Porcello might be suffering from bad luck, but he’s putting himself in position for misfortune
Will Bynum had 20 points against Boston Sunday while making his second straight start at the point but he wasn’t much of a playmaker. He had just one assist while committing four turnovers. He also allowed counterpart Rajon Rondo to rack up 14 assists.
The Detroit Tigers have completed their opening day roster, optioning infielder Danny Worth to Triple A Toledo, and sending pitcher Adam Wilk and outfielder Andy Dirks to minor league camp.
Verlander and Scherzer rank among baseball’s best 1-2 combinations. Verlander has been crowding 20 wins since he came to the majors and could break through this season, while Scherzer was dominating the last four months after a trip to the minors to straighten out his mechanics.