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The Detroit Tigers will start Max Scherzer and Drew Smyly in Sunday's doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins.
Kaleb Ringer, Chris Bryant join Chris Wormley as freshmen who will miss the season for Michigan.
Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer are striking out Tigers' opposing hitters at a rate not seen in team history.
Kyle Vanden Bosch, Ryan Broyles among those who missed Thursday's Detroit Lions practice.
Fourth-string quarterback R.J. Archer has been cut to make room for Kassim Osgood.
Daniel Schlereth has shown well in his Single-A rehab start so far.
Corwin Brown has been given a 4-year suspended prison sentence resulting from felony confinement charges.
Calvin Johnson: "My goal is to be able to have 100 yards for my team every game."
Ryan Raburn will join Triple-A Toledo Wednesday for a rehab assignment.