Saturday’s Tigers-Indians: Lineups and live tweets

The Detroit News

Kyle Lobstein (1-0) starts for the Tigers Saturday night as they continue their three-game series against the Indians at Comerica Park. The Tigers enter Saturday’s game with a half-game lead over the Royals in AL Central, who play the Red Sox tonight.

Indians at Tigers

When: Saturday, 7:08 p.m.

Where: Comerica Park, Detroit

TV / radio: FSD / 1270-AM and 97.1-FM

Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:

Quick hits

* Kyle Lobstein is making is fourth start of his major league career. He earned his first major league victory in the team’s 6-1 victory over the Giants Sept. 7.

* J.D. Martinez extended his single-season career high by hitting his 21st home run of the season in Friday’s 7-2 win.

* Ian Kinsler’s two hits in Friday’s contest was his 51st multi-hit game of the season. Kinsler’s 51 multi-hit games is tied for fourth in the American League.


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1. Michael Bourn (L) CF

2. Mike Aviles (R) SS

3. Michael Brantley (L) LF

4. Carlos Santana (S) DH

5. Yan Gomes (R) C

6. Jason Kipnis (L) 2B

7. Ryan Raburn (R) RF

8. Lonnie Chisenhall (L) 3B

9. Jesus Aguilar (R) 1B

SP-Danny Salazar (6-7, 4.19)


1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B

2. Torii Hunter (R) RF

3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B

4. Victor Martinez (S) DH

5. J.D. Martinez (R) LF

6. Alex Avila (L) C

7. Nick Castellanos (R) 3B

8. Andrew Romine (S) SS

9. Rajai Davis (R) CF

SP-Kyle Lobstein (0-1, 2.78)