RHP Drew Hutchinson signs with Detroit Tigers

On Sunday afternoon, the Detroit Tigers started off their 2021 Spring Training slate by defeating the Philadelphia Phillies 10-2 in Lakeland, FL. Following the game, the Tigers announced they have signed RHP Drew Hutchinson, who happens to be a Lakeland native, to a Minor League contract. Hutchinson will join the Tigers mini-camp in Lakeland. The … Read more

Tigers flirt with fire all game long, get burned late in 5-4 loss to Blue Jays

After ending a long and frustrating losing skid to division rival Cleveland, the Detroit Tigers made their final stop of their current 11-game losing streak Thursday and to begin the final series before the All-Star break. They head north to the border and face a Toronto Blue Jays bunch that has won five in a row and … Read more

Gameday Thread: Game 86, Detroit Tigers @ Toronto Blue Jays

DETROIT TIGERS (45-40) @ TORONTO BLUE JAYS (48-39)

WHERE: Rogers Centre – Toronto, ON

FIRST PITCH: 7:07 p.m. ET

TV/RADIO: Fox Sports Detroit/97.1 The Ticket

PROBABLE STARTERS: Justin Verlander (8-6, 4.11 ERA) vs. Drew Hutchinson (1-0, 5.40 ERA)

LINEUPS:

Detroit Tigers

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

Toronto Blue Jays

1. Ezequiel Carrera (L) RF
2. Josh Donaldson (R) 3B
3. Edwin Encarnacion (R) DH
4. Michael Saunders (L) LF
5. Russell Martin (R) C
6. Troy Tulowitzki (R) SS
7. Justin Smoak (S) 1B
8. Kevin Pillar (R) CF
9. Darwin Barney (R) 2B

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