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Tigers’ Record: 17-14, 2nd place; 3.5 GB Minnesota

Today’s Game

Tigers vs. Yankees | 7:05 p.m. ET – Comerica Park | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 & 97.1 FM

Pitching Matchup

Brad Thomas (1-0, 5.40 ERA) vs. Sergio Mitre (0-0, 2.79 ERA)

Yesterday’s Results

Indians 7 – Tigers 4

Tigers History Lesson

On this Date in Tigers History

  • 1968Denny McLain defeats the Senators and the Tigers move into first place for good.
  • 1966 — The Tigers acquired LHP Johnny Podres from the Dodgers for cash considerations.
  • 1966 — The Tigers acquired cash considerations from the Phillies for RHP Terry Fox.
  • 1961 — The Tigers acquired infielder Jim Baumer from the Reds for infielder Dick Gernert.

  • 1936 — Tigers lefty Joe Sullivan relieves Elden Auker in the second inning and proceeds to pitch 12 innings of scoreless relief in Detroit’s 15-inning, 9-7 win over the Indians.