Yankees-Tigers doubleheader called off

Yankees-Tigers doubleheader called off

The Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees announced they have cancelled the afternoon portion of Sunday's doubleheader at Comerica Park due to inclement weather. The games will be made up in a split doubleheader on June 4 in Detroit.

The Tigers have a scheduled off day on Monday and then will start a three-game home series against the Baltimore Orioles.

All paid tickets from the game originally scheduled for Saturday, April 14 will be valid for entry for the first game of the split doubleheader on June 4. This decision coincides with this year's baseball calendar schedule including four extra days off for teams.

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The first game had been planned as a make-up game after Saturday's game between the teams had been rained out. Opening Day on March 29 was postponed until March 30.The team's second game of the season on March 31 was postponed until April 1, when the Tigers and Pirates played a split doubleheader. Both games will be televised on FOX Sports Detroit. The entire three-game series between the White Sox and Twins was rained/snowed out this weekend.

The Tigers will stay in rotation through Sunday's split doubleheader.

Francisco Liriano is scheduled to start game one while Matthew Boyd is scheduled to start game two for the Tigers. Detroit ranks second-to-last in all of baseball in team batting average (.216) through Friday's 8-6 loss to the Yankees; 25th in team slugging (.327).

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