When bad teams toss in the towel on the season, quite often they bring up young players from the minors that cut into the playing time of established veterans. This can hurt your fantasy baseball roster when your regular gets too many “days off” so the kids can get some playing time.
Moises Sierra had four hits, and Jose Abreu extended his hitting streak to 20 games.
John Danks is scheduled to face Drew Smyly this afternoon at Comerica Park.
Drew Smyly, a strong setup man in the Tigers’ bullpen, moves back into the starting rotation.
Justin Masterson pitched six solid innings, and the Cleveland Indians beat Detroit 3-2 on Tuesday night for their second straight victory over the playoff-chasing Tigers.
The White Sox are just 2-7 against left-handed starters this season and are batting a putrid .196.