Goodrum's homer was a solo opposite-field shot off of James Paxton that gave the Tigers a 3-2 lead in the fifth inning. On the year, Goodrum is now hitting.242/.315/.424, and he owns two homers and five RBI to go along with that less than ideal line. May.
JaCoby Jones began the inning with an infield single against Mariners reliever Juan Nicasio and Niko Goodrum followed with a single to right after an eight-pitch at-bat. "We had a miscommunication over the phone about it and I'm not going to point fingers". Cano worked a full count against Detroit southpaw Blaine Hardy in his second at-bat, then took an 88-MPH fastball off of his right hand near the pinky area. With two out, Gordon hit a grounder to the right side, but Jimenez mishandled the toss from first baseman John Hicks for an error, loading the bases.
Suzuki shifted into a front office role earlier this month, but he didn't completely rule out playing again.
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On Saturday, the Tigers called up left-handed pitcher Louis Coleman from Triple-A Toledo, and Gardenhire shook hands with the 20th pitcher to grace his clubhouse already.
Cano, 35, is batting.287 with four home runs and 23 RBIs this season, his fifth with the Mariners. The teams were postponed April 8. In parts of 3 Major League seasons with the Mariners (2016-c), he is 3-3 with a 3.66 ERA (29 ER, 71.1 IP) with 78 strikeouts and 30 walks in 69 games.
The Tigers send Mike Fiers (3-2) to the mound Monday night against Cleveland's Carlos Carrasco (5-1) in the opener of a three-game series in Detroit.