Ausmus sets starters for AL Division series
(AP) — Max Scherzer will be on the mound when Detroit opens its AL Division Series against the Orioles in Baltimore. Scherzer went 18-5 this season with a 3.15 ERA.
Manager Brad Ausmus will go with Justin Verlander in the second game and David Price in Game 3 when the series shifts to Detroit.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter will start Chris Tillman in Thursday’s opener. Wei-Yin Chen starts Game 2 for the Birds, followed by Miguel Gonzalez at Comerica Park.