Detroit Tigers baseball is back on Friday. The team continues the 2017 regular season, as Detroit takes on the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park. Here’ what you need to know to watch.
Detroit Tigers players will take the field at home for the first time in 2017 on Friday.
Coming off a two-game split in Chicago against the White Sox, the Tigers will be looking to rebound at Comerica Park.
However, after that the White Sox piled on a combined nine runs in the second, third and fourth innings.
Chicago wouldn’t look back en route to an 11-2 victory.
While the game marked Detroit’s first loss of the season, the team will look to get back to winning ways in the familiar surroundings that are Comerica Park.
The Tigers won’t have to play the White Sox again, but they will be facing a Sox team of a different variety as the Boston Red Sox come to town.
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Boston brings a strong team to the Motor City, but a team that is also adjusting to life without David Ortiz.
In his career, Ortiz hit .296 with 36 home runs and 119 RBI in 123 appearances versus Detroit. The Red Sox will now take on a lineup led by the likes of Mookie Betts, Xander Bogaerts and Dustin Pedroia.
According to a tweet from Detroit’s official Twitter account on Friday morning, we now know how the Tigers will line up on Friday.
- Ian Kinsler, Second Base
- Nick Castellanos, Third Base
- Miguel Cabrera, First Base
- Victor Martinez, Designated Hitter
- Justin Upton, Left Field
- Tyler Collins, Right Field
- James McCann, Catcher
- JaCoby Jones, Center Field
- Jose Iglesias, Shortstop
So where can you catch today’s Detroit Tigers game against the Boston Red Sox? We have all the information you need to know right here so you don’t miss a second of the action.
If you can’t make it to the game, or aren’t able to follow along on television or radio, keep an eye on our Twitter handle, @MCB_Tigers, as we provide commentary and updates throughout the course of the game.