Game 130: Detroit Tigers @ Toronto Blue Jays

Detroit Tigers (60-69) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (73-56)

Where: Rogers Centre; Toronto, Canada

First Pitch: 1:07 PM ET

Weather: Partly to mostly cloudy. High 76F. Winds S at 5 to 10 MPH.

TV/Radio: FSD/97.1 The Ticket

Probable Pitchers: Alfredo Simon (11-8, 4.89 ERA) vs. Mark Buehrle (13-6, 3.60 ERA)

Lineups

Detroit Tigers

  1. Rajai Davis, LF
  2. Ian Kinsler, 2B
  3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B
  4. J.D. Martinez, RF
  5. Victor Martinez, DH
  6. N. Castellanos, 3B
  7. James McCann, C
  8. Jose Iglesias, SS
  9. Anthony Gose, CF

Toronto Blue Jays

  1. Ben Revere, LF
  2. Josh Donaldson, 3B
  3. Jose Bautista, RF
  4. E. Encarnacion, DH
  5. Troy Tulowitzki, SS
  6. Justin Smoak, 1B
  7. Russell Martin, C
  8. Kevin Pillar, CF
  9. Ryan Goins, 2B

Injuries

Tigers Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Lobstein, Kyle (P) 08/26 60-day DL Possibly early September Left shoulder inflammation Sent on Triple-A rehab assignment on Aug. 15.
Nathan, Joe (P) 08/08 Out for Season Likely 2016 Recovering from April 2015 Tommy John surgery. Underwent Tommy John surgery on April 29.
Norris, Daniel (P) 08/25 15-day DL Possibly late September Right oblique strain Could miss rest of season as of Aug. 21 update; placed on 15-day DL on Aug. 20.
Sanchez, Anibal (P) 08/26 15-day DL TBD Right rotator cuff inflammation Scheduled to begin throwing in early September as of Aug. 26 update.
Blue Jays Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Izturis, Maicer (2B) 07/03 60-day DL Likely 2016 Recovering from June 2015 right shoulder surgery Underwent surgery to repair torn shoulder on June 16.
Saunders, Michael (RF) 08/25 Out for Season 2016 Bone bruise in left knee Ruled out for rest of season as of Aug. 21 update; transferred to 60-day DL on Aug. 25.
Stroman, Marcus (P) 08/28 60-day DL Possibly mid-September Recovering from March 2015 left knee surgery Threw second simulated game Aug. 28; scheduled to make Class A rehab start week of Aug. 31.
Travis, Devon (2B) 08/25 15-day DL TBD Left shoulder strain Hopeful for return this season as of Aug. 25 update.

Transactions

Detroit Tigers

Date Transaction
8/22/15 Detroit Tigers released 1B Marc Krauss.
Detroit Tigers selected the contract of LHP Randy Wolf from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers optioned Jose Valdez to Toledo Mud Hens.
8/20/15 Toronto Blue Jays traded LHP Randy Wolf to Detroit Tigers for cash.
Detroit Tigers placed RHP Anibal Sanchez on the 15-day disabled list. Right Rotator Cuff Inflamattion
Detroit Tigers placed LHP Daniel Norris on the 15-day disabled list. Strained Oblique
Detroit Tigers selected the contract of RHP Guido Knudson from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled RHP Jose Valdez from Toledo Mud Hens.

Toronto Blue Jays

Date Transaction
8/29/15 Toronto Blue Jays designated 2B Ty Kelly for assignment.
Toronto Blue Jays optioned Danny Dorn to Buffalo Bisons.
Toronto Blue Jays optioned Josh Thole to Bluefield Blue Jays.
Toronto Blue Jays recalled RHP Drew Hutchison from Buffalo Bisons.
8/28/15 Toronto Blue Jays claimed RF Danny Dorn off waivers from Arizona Diamondbacks.
8/25/15 Toronto Blue Jays signed free agent LHP Christian Cox to a minor league contract.
Toronto Blue Jays transferred RF Michael Saunders from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left knee inflammation
Toronto Blue Jays claimed RHP Donn Roach off waivers from Cincinnati Reds.
Toronto Blue Jays optioned RHP Donn Roach to Buffalo Bisons.
8/23/15 Toronto Blue Jays recalled C Josh Thole from Buffalo Bisons.
Toronto Blue Jays optioned 1B Matt Hague to Buffalo Bisons.
8/20/15 Toronto Blue Jays traded LHP Randy Wolf to Detroit Tigers for cash.