Tigers Opening Day is Friday

Published On: Apr 09 2013 04:48:04 PM EDT
Updated On: Apr 05 2013 03:50:35 PM EDT

The Detroit Tigers will play their first home game of the 2013 season on Friday at Comerica Park. The New York Yankees are coming to town.

DETROIT -

A record-setting crowd has packed Comerica Park in Detroit for the Tigers Opening Day.

The official attendance - the largest in the history of the first home game of the season - is 45,051.

The Tigers are taking on the New York Yankees.

The Tigers have dropped two of their first three games this season as they opened against the Minnesota Twins. The Twins won 8-2 on Thursday.

Recap: Pelfrey, Willingham power hitting lead Twins past Tigers 8-2

The 2012 American League Champion' flag-raising ceremony with take place before the game at Comerica.

Doug Fister will get the start on the mound for Detroit and Ivan Nova will pitch for the Yankees.

View: Tigers, Yankees matchup

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