Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander will pitch Tuesday against the White Sox. Verlander was set to pitch Sunday, but the game against the Twins was postponed by rain.
As one of the best pitchers in the game, this should make little difference to his performance on Tuesday. It has been a bumpy April for the Tigers rotation, but the team still holds a 12-9 record. When the weather improves, so should results from Detroit starting pitchers.ANALYST: David Kerr
Joffrey Lauvergne practiced in full Thursday.
Lauvergne has missed the last 12 games due to a back injury but was back practicing in full on Thursday. It's a great sign for the second year pro who played well when he was healthy. He started the three games he played so we will wait and see if that's what Denver has in store for him when he returns to the lineup. Analysis: James Grande
Johnny Manziel was demoted because he lied about were he was.
When video surfaced of Manziel out partying, you just knew that head coach Mike Pettine had enough of this far-too scrutinized situation. Manziel has been a veritable nightmare for the coaches and continues to show a complete lack of maturity. Josh McCown will get the start in Week 12 and, barring injury, is likely the full-time starter moving forward. Analysis: Howard Bender