The Tigers tonight continue their nine road trip opening a three game series against the Seattle Mariners. Detroit started the West Coast swing by taking 2 out of 3 from Oakland, including Sunday’s 11-to-1 rout of the A’s.
The Tiger’s 7-and-5 record has them tied for first place with the Royals in the American League Central. Doug Fister gets the start for Detroit and will try to improve on his 2-and-0 mark. The Tigers lead the majors in hitting with a .307 team batting average.
The White Sox are in last place in the A-L Central after their 4-3 loss last night at Toronto while the Cubs were idle on Monday. They open an inter-league series tonight at Wrigley Field against the Texas Rangers.