Anibal Sanchez (2-1) gave up 11 hits while pitching into the seventh inning for the Tigers, who have lost two straight.
Brayan Pena held onto Prince Fielder’s relay throw and absorbed a collision with Justin Smoak at home plate for the final out, and the Tigers outlasted the Seattle Mariners 2-1 in 14 innings Wednesday night.
Cabrera hit a two-run homer and drove in Detroit’s first four runs, Fister threw seven strong innings against his former team, and the Tigers beat the Seattle Mariners 6-2 on Tuesday night.
“It (was) just a finger-length away, that much, from being a home run,” Scherzer said of Santiago’s two-out triple that hit just inches below the home run line above the scoreboards in left field.
“Both teams were cold, they are dome guys over there, so they might have been a little colder than we were, but it was really cold.”
It’s not exactly his first time at the rodeo, but does longtime Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland have any longstanding pre-game rituals?
Dirks fielded questions on Tigers home Opening Day Friday about all the big names and the contributions expected from them this season.
“I enjoy every game anyways, but there’s something different and special about it about it here in the city of Motown,” Coke said.
Don’t forget to bring your sunglasses to Comerica Park on Friday for the Detroit Tigers Home Opener, because you’re definitely going to need them.
The moment Tigers fans have been waiting for all winter long has finally arrived: Opening Day in Detroit.
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