Tigers survive late surge from Mets on ‘Fiesta Tigres’ night with 6-5 victory

The Detroit Tigers looked to stay white hot on Saturday in game two of this three-game weekend series against the New York Mets. Another win would have made it four straight series victories and wins in ten of their last eleven games overall. Detroit was giving the ball to left Matt Boyd (2-2, 4.71 ERA), who posted a … Read more

Nick Castellanos exits game after being hit by pitch

In Saturday’s game against the New York Mets, the Tigers plated five runs in the 4th inning, sending ten men to the dish in the process. One of those however, was third baseman Nick Castellanos who was hit on the left arm by Mets starter Logan Verrett. Castellanos was visibly in pain after being plunked and he stayed … Read more

Gameday Thread: Game 110, New York Mets @ Detroit Tigers

NEW YORK METS (56-53) @ DETROIT TIGERS (60-49)

WHERE: Comerica Park – Detroit, MI

FIRST PITCH: 7:10 p.m. ET

TV/RADIO: Fox Sports Detroit/97.1 The Ticket

GAMETIME FORECAST: 82°F • Partly Cloudy • 0% PoP

PROBABLE STARTERS: Logan Verrett (3-6, 4.20 ERA) vs. Matt Boyd (2-2, 4.71 ERA)

LINEUPS:

New York Mets

1. Curtis Granderson (L) CF
2. Ty Kelly (S) LF
3. Neil Walker (S) 2B
4. Jay Bruce (L) RF
5. Wilmer Flores (R) 1B
6. Travis d’Arnaud (R) C
7. Kelly Johnson (L) 3B
8. René Rivera (R) DH
9. Matt Reynolds (R) SS

Detroit Tigers

1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B
2. Tyler Collins (L) CF
3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B
4. Victor Martínez (S) DH
5. J.D. Martinez (R) RF
6. Nick Castellanos (R) 3B
7. Justin Upton (R) LF
8. Jarrod Saltalamacchia (S) C
9. Jose Iglesias (R) SS

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