Detroit Tigers to use same lineup as Game 2; A's name Brett Anderson starter for Game 3
MLive, James Schmehl
I'm a bit surprised that Leyland is sticking with Gerald Laird behind the plate, but Alex Avila's splits were pretty horrible this season.
Will The Real Best Bullpen Please Stand Up?
Motor City Bengals, Chris Hannum
"18.2% of the fly balls that he has allowed have gone yard. That’s a lot. Fly ball pitchers are going to live and die themselves on whether the ball dies on the warning track. For the A’s, it pretty much had all season long."
'Mr. Baseball' himself congratulates Miggy
This is unspeakably awesome.
ALDS Games 1 and 2
Roar of the Tigers, Samara Pearlstein
"I mean, Don Kelly, you guys. The Tigers are heading west in this best of all possible positions thanks to Don Kelly. Roll that one around in your mind for a while."
Elsewhere in Baseball:
St. Louis Cardinals hit Washington Nationals into submission to tie NLDS
Viva El Birdos, Dan Moore
The Cardinals were able to steal a win despite their starting pitcher only going two innings, but the Nationals still came away with the all-important split before heading back to D.C.