Game 110: Boston Red Sox @ Detroit Tigers

Boston Red Sox @ Detroit Tigers

Where: Comerica Park, Detroit, MI

First Pitch: 7:08 PM EST

Weather: High of 76F at first pitch dropping down to 73F.  Winds will be coming out of the East at 10 mph with a 20% chance of rain.

Probable Pitchers: Wade Miley (8-9, 4.55 era) vs. Alfredo Simon (10-6, 4.55 era)

Line ups

Boston

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Detroit

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Injuries

Boston

Red Sox Last Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Betts, Mookie (OF) 08/07 7-day DL TBD Concussion symptoms Hit in batting cage, took part in light toss Aug. 7.
Buchholz, Clay (P) 07/28 60-day DL Likely September Right flexor strain Advised not to play catch as of July 23 update; transferred to 60-day DL on July 28.
Pedroia, Dustin (2B) 08/04 15-day DL TBD Right hamstring soreness Likely to resume baseball activities Aug. 7.
Porcello, Rick (P) 08/02 15-day DL Possibly mid-August Right triceps strain Placed on 15-day DL on Aug. 2.
Uehara, Koji (P) 08/08 Any day Day-to-day Right wrist contusion X-rays negative after being struck by line drive on Aug. 7.
Varvaro, Anthony (P) 06/12 60-day DL TBD Recovering from May 2015 right elbow surgery Transferred to 60-day DL on May 27.
Vazquez, Christian (C) 07/23 Out for Season 2016 Recovering from April 2015 Tommy John surgery Played catch for first time since surgery July 23.
Workman, Brandon (P) 06/15 Out for Season 2016 Recovering from June 2015 Tommy John surgery Underwent Tommy John surgery June 15.

Detroit

Tigers Last Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Cabrera, Miguel (1B) 08/05 15-day DL Possibly August Left calf strain Taking batting practice, doing limited running, unable to run long distances as of Aug. 5 update.
Lobstein, Kyle (P) 08/05 60-day DL Possibly August Left shoulder inflammation Sent on Class A Advanced rehab assignment on Aug. 5.
Nathan, Joe (P) 05/09 Out for Season Likely 2016 Recovering from April 2015 Tommy John surgery. Underwent Tommy John surgery on April 29; transferred to 60-day DL on May 8.

Transactions

Boston

Date Transaction
08/07/15 Boston Red Sox traded 1B Mike Napoli and cash to Texas Rangers for Player To Be Named Later.
08/05/15 Tampa Bay Rays claimed RF Daniel Nava off waivers from Boston Red Sox.

Detroit

Date Transaction
08/05/15 Detroit Tigers optioned Jose Valdez to Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled LHP Matt Boyd from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers sent LHP Kyle Lobstein on a rehab assignment to Lakeland Flying Tigers.