Sep 25, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Matt Boyd (48) pitches in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

DETROIT  (1-1) vs. CHICAGO WHITE SOX (1-1)

FIRST PITCH: 2:10 p.m. EST

STADIUM: Guaranteed Rate Field – Chicago

WEATHER: High 47 degrees, 20% chance of rain according to weather.com

BROADCAST: Fox Sports Detroit / 97.1 FM The Ticket

TIGERS LINEUP:

  1. Ian Kinsler, 2B (R)
  2. Nick Castellanos, 3B (R)
  3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B (R)
  4. Victor Martinez, DH (S)
  5. Justin Upton, LF (R)
  6. Tyler Collins, RF (L)
  7. James McCann, C (R)
  8. JaCoby Jones, CF (R)
  9. Jose Iglesias, SS (R)

PROBABLE STARTERS:

Matt Boyd (6-5, 4.53 ERA in 2016) vs. James Shields (6-19, 5.85 in 2016)

Game Notes:

It was a rough go for the Tigers today, specifically Matt Boyd. Boyd couldn’t get out of the third inning, surrendering 5 runs, on 5 hits, 4 walks, and only 2 strikeouts. The defense wasn’t very helpful, and the lineup was rather anemic.

Up Next:

The Tigers take on the Boston Red Sox, in the home opener. The series starts Friday at 1:10 EST