Game 88: Detroit Tigers @ Minnesota Twins

Detroit Tigers @ Minnesota Twins

Where: Target Field, Minneapolis, MN

First Pitch: 2:10 PM EST.

TV/Radio: FS-D/97.1 The Ticket

Weather: Game time temperature is 85F and rising to around 88F.  South winds ranging from 10-12 mph with a 30% chance of rain.

Probable Pitchers: Shane Greene (4-6, 5.82 era.) vs. Kyle Gibson (7-6, 3.04 era.)

Line ups


1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B
2. Yoenis Cespedes (R) LF
3. Victor Martinez (S) DH
4. J.D. Martinez (R) RF
5. Alex Avila (L) C
7. Marc Krauss (L) 1B
8. Anthony Gose (L) CF
9. Jose Iglesias (R) SS


1. Brian Dozier (R) 2B
2. Torii Hunter (R) RF
3. Joe Mauer (L) 1B
4. Miguel Sano (R) DH
5. Trevor Plouffe (R) 3B
6. Eddie Rosario (L) LF
7. Aaron Hicks (S) CF
8. Eric Fryer (R) C
9. Danny Santana (S) SS


Tigers Date Status Due Back Injury Notes
Cabrera, Miguel (1B) 07/09 15-day DL Likely August Left calf strain Received physical therapy, PRP injections, hyperbaric chamber treatments as of July 9 update.
Lobstein, Kyle (P) 07/01 15-day DL Possibly July Left shoulder inflammation Working out, not throwing as of June 12 update.
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.
Twins Date Status Due Back Injury Notes
Buxton, Byron (CF) 07/11 15-day DL Possibly early August Left thumb strain Placed on 15-day DL retroactive to June 25; thumb still in splint as of July 11 update.
Nolasco, Ricky (P) 07/08 60-day DL TBD Right ankle impingement Scheduled to undergo right ankle surgery on July 13; transferred to 60-day DL on July 7.
Pressly, Ryan (P) 07/10 15-day DL Possibly late August Right lat strain Shut down for four weeks as of July 10 update; placed on 15-day DL on July 6 retroactive to July 5.



Date Transaction
07/12/15 Detroit Tigers optioned Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled Shane Greene from Toledo Mud Hens.
07/11/15 Detroit Tigers signed RHP Neftali Feliz.
Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Jeff Ferrell to Toledo Mud Hens.