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DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05:  Andrew Miller #48 of the Baltimore Orioles pitches to Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers in the eighth inning during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Bullpen, Defense, Lineup, Rotation: Where Tigers Stand As Spring Training Approaches

The Tigers will face high expectations as always, but even Dave Dombrowski has admitted the team has more unknowns this season.

CBS Detroit–02/10/2015

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 12: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Boston Red Sox follows through on a two-run home run in the eighth inning of the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on August 12, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Red Sox won 3-2. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Olney Says Tigers Have Fifth-Best Lineup In MLB, Sixth-Best Rotation

Not surprisingly, the Tigers were not included in Olney’s ranking of baseball’s top 10 bullpens.

CBS Detroit–01/15/2015

Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus wacthes the action from the dugout during the spring training game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium on March 22, 2014 in Dunedin, Florida. The Blue Jays defeated the Tigers 9-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ausmus Announces Opening Day Lineup; Bullpen Roles Still Undefined

Brad Ausmus had the piece of paper with the Opening Day lineup ready to go Sunday. “I know you’ve been waiting,” he said with a grin.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 07: Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers talks with home plate umpire Gary Darling during the ninth inning of Game Three of the American League Division Series against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on October 7, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Oakland defeated Detroit 6-3. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Lineup Unveiled For Game 4

“It makes no sense to me that your best players are hitting behind Prince Fielder, it doesn’t make sense to me,” Foster said.

CBS Detroit–10/16/2013

Manager Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers looks on from the dugout against the Oakland Athletics during Game One of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 4, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

What Changes Would You Make To The Tigers Lineup?

If you could make one change to the Tigers lineup for Tuesday what would it be?

97.1 The Ticket–10/15/2013

Curtis Granderson #14 of the New York Yankees singles to right field scoring Mark Teixeira #25 during the first inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on August 8, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Granderson’s 3-Run HR Helps Yankees Top Tigers 12-8

Curtis Granderson snapped out of a short slump by hitting his 30th homer and driving four runs, helping the New York Yankees beat Detroit 12-8 Wednesday night and end its six-game winning streak.

97.1 The Ticket–08/09/2012

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 26:  (from left to right) agent Scott Boras, CEO and general manager Dave Dombrowski, Tigers' first baseman Prince Fielder, Tigers'  owner Mike Ilitch and manager Jim Leyland during a press conference at Comerica Park on January 26, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jorge Lemus/Getty Images)

Tigers Leaders, Stars Talk 2012 Season, Goal Is ‘World Championship’

During the question and answer session, Verlander said he’s competitive about “pretty much everything” — adding, “please don’t try to race me on the highway, I will beat you”

CBS Detroit–04/25/2012