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Before the football season, whether it is NFL or college, fans usually comb through the schedule to look at the most interesting matchups and predict their team’s record by how they match up against their foes.
Because the baseball season contains 162 games instead of 16, few fans do this for baseball. You’ll never be able to go through a schedule game-by-game and scratch one as a win and one as a loss, but you can look ahead to some of the more appealing matchups of 2015.
We know that baseball is a long season, and even the most ardent fans need a break from time to time, but there are certain games and series on the 2015 schedule for the Detroit Tigers that no hardcore fan should miss.
The Yankees come to Detroit early this year (April 20-23) and that is always a big draw to Comerica Park. The novelty of interleague play wore off at least a decade ago but certain NL teams move the needle and two of those–the Cubs and Cardinals–are on the Tigers’ schedule this season.
Let’s take a look at individual games for the 2015 Detroit Tigers season that should be intriguing and exciting.