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Morning Prowl: Granderson really wanted to face Verlander

MLive's Dick Scanlon found an interesting story idea after the Tigers were rained out of their scheduled game against the Yankees on Sunday.

Curtis Granderson really wanted to face Justin Verlander. (This sounds kind of like those commercials on all the time for that video game, though honestly I remember the commercials a lot better than I remember which game they're for. They need more distinguishing titles.)

"It was going to be fun," Granderson said. "I only faced (Verlander) once, in a batting cage. It was in the first couple days of spring training when the guys are just getting their arms going and the catchers are telling you what pitches are coming

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