The Tigers’ Drew Smyly went from the bullpen to tossing seven shutout innings as a starter. Nick Castellanos is tied with Miguel Cabrera for the team lead in RBIs.
In their first 20 games, the Tigers’ staff had walked an American League-low 52 batters. They hadn’t had more than five in any single game.
Detroit led 2-0 before starter Anibal Sanchez left in the third with a blister on his middle finger on his throwing hand, forcing newly recalled Jose Ortega (0-1) into action.
Max Scherzer struck out nine in seven innings and the Detroit Tigers finally managed to beat the Los Angeles Angels, 5-2 on Saturday.
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It’s opening day and WWJ is broadcasting live from the Champions Club at Comerica Park as the Detroit Tigers begin their 114th season with a game versus the Kansas City Royals.
It’s a deal that would likely make the superstar slugger a Detroit Tiger for life.
The Tigers recommend ticket holders arrive early to allow ample time for this new security procedure.
If you’re thinking about spending your summer at the ball park, the Detroit Tigers are giving you an exclusive preview this weekend.
The only way to fight this is to mount a resistance and that means we’re going to have to go outside, even though it’s against our better judgement.