Detroit Tigers vs St. Louis Cardinals — 1:05 PM ET
Joker Marchant Stadium — Lakeland, FL
Radio: WXYT 1270
Live Stats: MLB Gameday
Weather: 69 degrees, mostly cloudy
The Detroit Tigers will attempt to improve upon their 10-15-2 spring training mark as they take on the perennial National League Central contending St. Louis Cardinals.
When We Last Met
The Tigers have played the Cardinals just once this spring training, losing, 1-0. Detroit hasn’t played St. Louis in a regular season series since 2012 when the Tigers took two out of three from the Cardinals in late June.
Detroit Tigers Lineup
Shane Greene will start for the Detroit Tigers. Like many of Detroit’s pitchers this spring, Greene has struggled, posting a 5.19 ERA in eight 2/3 innings over three starts. He has struck out just three batters and walked two while opposing hitters are batting .286 against him.
Meanwhile, Lance Lynn, the projected starter for the Cardinals, has pitched just one inning this spring, allowing one run on no hits and two walks.
The rest of the Detroit Tigers lineup:
1. Anthony Gose (L) CF
2. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B
3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B
4. Victor Martinez (S) DH
5. J.D. Martinez (R) RF
6. Yoenis Cespedes (R) LF
7. Alex Avila (L) C
8. Nick Castellanos (R) 3B
9. Jose Iglesias (R) SS