Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInPinterestTigers projected batting order with Justin UptonThe Detroit News' Lynn Henning projects how the Tigers batting order could look with Justin Upton.Post to FacebookPosted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 3 Join the ConversationTo find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQsTigers projected batting order with Justin Upton None The Detroit News' Lynn Henning predicts how the Tigers batting order could look with Justin Upton. Denis Poroy, Getty Images None 1. Ian Kinsler, 2B: Kinsler, and his manager, love having this professional hitter at leadoff. Robin Buckson, Detroit News None 2. Justin Upton, LF: Great fit for Upton’s on-base percentage and power. Denis Poroy/Getty Images None 3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B: You don’t mess with one of the game’s all-time great hitters. Robin Buckson, Detroit News None 4. Victor Martinez, DH: Perfect clean-up batter – and antidote against right-handed pitching. Robin Buckson, Detroit News None 5. J.D. Martinez, RF: A nightmare for pitchers no matter where he bats. Robin Buckson, Detroit News None 6. Nick Castellanos, 3B: On an upward arc. Potentially a plus in the six-spot. Robin Buckson, Detroit News None 7. James McCann, C: Showed in his rookie year that he can be a future All-Star. Robin Buckson, Detroit News None 8. Jose Iglesias, SS: Ausmus will appreciate having a .300 hitter at No. 8. Elizabeth Conley, Detroit News None 9. Anthony Gose, CF: Needs to bump up that average, but with speed, and against right-handers, almost a second leadoff man. Robin Buckson, Detroit News Like this topic? You may also like these photo galleries:Replay1 of 102 of 103 of 104 of 105 of 106 of 107 of 108 of 109 of 1010 of 10AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext Slide None The Detroit News' Lynn Henning predicts how the Tigers batting order could look with Justin Upton.