Game 1 - Apr 5 - Detroit 8-7 Miami. B11. Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Shane Greene is congratulated by catcher James McCann after the Tigers defeated the Miami Marlins 8-7 in 11 innings. [Alan Diaz, AP] Ausmus said Shane Greene isn't just holding a rotation spot until Daniel Norris gets healthy. "If he pitches well, he'll stay there."
Game 1 - Apr 5 - Detroit 8-7 Miami. T11. Ian Kinsler follows through on a base against the Miami Marlins in the 11th inning. Anthony Gose scored on the single to give the Tigers a 8-7 lead. [Alan Diaz, AP] Kinsler finished the night w/ 3 H & 4RBI - 3-run HR in 2nd gave Tigers early 4-0 lead. Kinsler HR was one of three HR for Tigers tonight...
Game 1 - Apr 5 - Detroit 8-7 Miami. B11. Shane Greene, Miguel Cabrera and James McCann celebrate after winning the 2016 Opening Day game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida. [Mike Ehrmann, Getty Images]
Game 1 - Apr 5 - Detroit 4-0 Miami. T2. Ian Kinsler is congratulated by Justin Verlander after hitting a three run home run. "I was real excited about that home run just because Justin got a base hit right in front of me," Kinsler said. "He got a base hit and gave me the opportunity to come to the plate right there with a runner in scoring position. To be able to hit a home run, I was fired up."