Jim Leyland has posted his line for Game 2 of the Tigers' Division Series against the Oakland Athletics. Saturday, the Tigers took Game 1 behind the stellar pitching of Justin Verlander and the usual reliefers.
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With left-hander Tom Milone starting for the A's and lefty-hitting catcher Alex Avila having played nine innings less than 24 hours earlier, Gerald Laird's getting the start behind the plate. And with Brennan Boesch left off the roster, little-used rookie Avisail Garcia -- he started only 11 games for the club during the regular season -- gets the nod in right field. We'll have more on Garcia later, if he actually does something interesting.