August 3, 2014 at 4:24 pm

Sunday's Tigers-Rockies live tweets: Anibal Sanchez dominates Rockies

From right, the Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez and Ian Kinsler make their way to the dugout after Martinez's three-run home run in the bottom of the third inning Sunday at Comerica Park. (Elizabeth Conley / Detroit News)

Rockies at Tigers

When: 1:08 p.m. Saturday

Where: Comerica Park, Detroit

TV/radio: FSD/97.1, 1270

Follow the game with live tweets from our team of Tigers writers:

Quick hits

Here’s what you need to know:

■Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez will try to get back on track after a less-than stellar three-game stretch in which he’s 1-2 with a 6.27 ERA. He’s 3-0 lifetime against the Rockies, with a 2.20 ERA

■In his first two games as the Tigers’ new center fielder, Rajai Davis is hitting .556 (5-for-9) with with three runs scored and three RBIs.

■Jorge De La Rosa takes the hill Sunday for the Rockies, making it the 19th straight game in which Colorado will start a left-hander. The record is 20 games, set by the Royals in 1982.

News bulletin

Here are some Tigers stories to catch up on prior to first pitch:

■Keeping Alex Avila in the lineup, pays off for manager Brad Ausmus.

Rick Porcello was dominant in Saturday’s victory over the Rockies.

■David Price fine with being the ‘final piece’ for Tigers; he’ll pitch Tuesday.

Rockies lineup

1. Corey Dickerson (L), DH

2. Josh Rutledge (R), SS

3. Nolan Arenado (R), 3B

4. Justin Morneau (L), 1B

5. Drew Stubbs (R), CF

6. Jason Pridie (L), LF

7. Wilin Rosario (R), C

8. Brandon Barnes (R), RF

9. DJ LeMahieu (R), 2B

SP. Jorge De La Rosa, LH — 11-6, 4.20 ERA

Tigers lineup

1. Rajai Davis (R), CF

2. Ian Kinsler (R), 2B

3. Miguel Cabrera (R), 1B

4. Victor Martinez (S), DH

5. Torii Hunter (R), RF

6. J.D. Martinez (R), RF

7. Nick Castellanos (R), 3B

8. Alex Avila (L), C

9. Eugenio Suarez (R), SS

SP. Anibal Sanchez, RH — 7-5, 3.57 ERA