Right-hander Max Scherzer
will take the mound for the Detroit Tigers
in Game 1 of the American League Division Series on Friday night against the Oakland Athletics
, who will start Bartolo Colon
Scherzer was 21-3 during the regular season. Colon, 40, will make his first postseason appearance since 2005 with the Angels.
The remainder of the Tigers' four-man rotation for the series is Justin Verlander
, Anibal Sanchez
and Doug Fister
A's manager Bob Melvin will go with rookie Sonny Gray in Game 2.
Game 1 is scheduled for 9:30 ET on Friday.
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