Detroit Tigers Links: Austin Jackson's struggles & the Jhonny Peralta double play

Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports

Austin Jackson's struggles, the Jhonny Peralta double play, and five facts about Justin Verlander's game three performance. These stories and more in today's Morning Prowl.

How One Little Call Helped the Red Sox Beat the Tigers
FanGraphs Baseball, Jeff Sullivan

But according to the play log, the worst play all game for the Tigers was Jhonny Peralta‘s ninth-inning double play.

Overmatched Miguel Cabrera sees record on-base streak end
HardballTalk, Matthew Pouliot

Miguel Cabrera's record streak of having reached base in 31 straight postseason games was snapped Tuesday.

Five interesting facts about Justin Verlander’s ALCS Game 3 performance
Big League Stew, Mark Townsend

Check out these five interesting facts about his performance, including the record he now exclusively owns.

Doug Fister doesn't mind being Detroit Tigers' 'other guy' - but will he stay?
Detroit Free Press , Drew Sharp

Doug Fister didn't even remotely challenge giving the Tigers a fourth. But Fister doesn't mind being 'the other guy.'

Detroit Tigers' problems start with underachieving Austin Jackson
Detroit Free Press, Drew Sharp

The light towers went out at Comerica Park. It figures, doesn’t it?

Cabrera, Fielder fail in decisive at-bats
SweetSpot Blog, David Schoenfield

You like offense? Home runs make you happy and strikeouts make you sad? Then this is not the postseason for you.

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