A sometimes-irreverent look at Detroit's Boys of Summer, the Tigers, as they try to return to the top of the American League Central.
Monday, October 3, 2011
ALDS GAME 3 LIVE CHAT (Yankees at Tigers)
Justin Verlander (24-5) and CC Sabathia (19-8) were supposed to face off in Friday's Game 1 of the American League Division Series, but that plan was wrecked by weather. Three days later, they'll both take to the mound again, for the pivotal Game 3 at Comerica Park.
Matthew B. Mowery covers the Detroit Tigers for The Oakland Press. He has also been the college writer and lead sports copy editor for the paper. Prior to his arrival in Pontiac in 2006, Mowery previously worked at The Morning Sun in Mt. Pleasant, The Alpena News and the Midland Daily News. He's covered every possible corner of the sports world, from preps to pros, from tennis to Lions training camp for The Associated Press.