How to watch: Tigers vs. Marlins

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Justin Verlander

The Tigers open the season in Miami against the Marlins in a two-game interleague series. Right-hander Justin Verlander starts for the Tigers in his 11th season after a healthy spring training.

The season opener marks the debut of free-agent outfielder Justin Upton, who signed a six-year, $132.75 million contract with the team during the offseason.

Follow the action with live updates in our Detroit News blog.

Tigers vs. Marlins

First pitch: 7:10 p.m.

Series probables:  Tonight - Justin Verlander (5-8, 3.38) vs. Wei Yin-Chen (11-8, 3.34); Wednesday - Anibal Sanchez (10-10, 4.99) vs. Jose Fernandez (6-1, 2.92).

Where: Marlins Park, Miami, Fla.

TV/radio: FSD/97.1 (subscription)