Tigers Vs. Royals: Rain Delay At Comerica Park In Detroit

The Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals have had their game--scheduled for 7:05 p.m. ET-- delayed due to rain Monday night.

Left-hander Duane Below is schedule to get his first start of the season, taking injured Doug Fister's place in the starting rotation. Fister will make a rehab start on Wednesday in Triple-A Toledo and is hopeful to return to the mound Monday in Seattle.

Below has pitched 12 innings in relief this season without surrendering an earned run. He will face off against Luke Hochevar, who is pitching for the Royals.

Here is the Tigers' lineup, via the Detroit Tigers Twitter account:

4/30 lineup vs Kansas City: Jackson CF, Boesch RF, Cabrera 3B, Fielder 1B, Dirks DH, Avila C, Peralta SS, Kelly LF, Santiago 2B. Below P.

For more on the Detroit Tigers, check out Bless You Boys. You can also head over to SB Nation's main MLB hub at Baseball Nation, or check out SB Nation's YouTube channel:

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Detroit

You must be a member of SB Nation Detroit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Detroit. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Detroit

You must be a member of SB Nation Detroit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Detroit. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.