There was no word on the type of injury Norris suffered. He was 0 for 3 before being replaced by Austin Hedges in the seventh.Analysis:
"The soreness has gone down quite a bit, so that's a good thing," Castro said. "All the reports have been pretty good, as far as what the staff and doctors think... It's only been three or four days, so we're trying to get it to calm down as much as possible before we start pushing it again."
Castro is on the DL due to the injury and is hoping to return after his 15 days are up.
"That's not something we've talked about yet," Castro said of a possible rehab assignment. "But because I have the 15 days to get everything in I need to do, that will be our kind of timeline and that's what we'll kind of shoot for, as far as how we're going to progress."Analysis:
Chirinos has been sidelined since late July due to a strained left shoulder.Analysis:
Gomes blasted two solo home runs, including one in the ninth that sent the game into extra innings. It marked his multi-hit game in nearly three weeks.
He has 11 home runs in 280 at-bats on the year.Analysis:
Arencibia hit a two-run shot for his first home run of the season in the seventh inning off T.J. McFarland. He finished the game 3 for 4 at the plate with six RBI and one run scored. Tuesday was just his sixth game of the season.Analysis:
Ryan has made 10 appearances with the Tigers this year, including five starts. Things have not gone well for him however, as he is 1-2 with a 5.94 ERA over those 10 outings.
Holaday will provide depth behind the plate for manager Brad Ausmus. He went 13 for 48 with a home run in 16 games with the Tigers earlier this season.Analysis:
But he's back behind the plate and batting eighth in the series-opener against the Yankees.Analysis:
Posey will bat fourth and play catcher. Posey did not play in Saturday's game after being hit by a pitch in the elbow during Friday's contest.Analysis:
Clevenger returns after a three-day absence and on a five-game hitting streak.Analysis: