The Cubs' blockbuster trade with the Oakland A's made quite the splash around the league over the holiday weekend, and Justin Verlander couldn't help but wonder if the A's had the Tigers in mind a
Tigers starter Max Scherzer hadn't thrown a complete game in 178 career starts heading into his showdown with Chris Sale on Thursday night.
Chris Sale was really good on Thursday night.
Max Scherzer was even better.
Upon further review Alejandro De Aza gets a pass for what was perceived to be his most recent defensive blunder.
The plan was to throw Jose Abreu a fastball in off the plate.