With the Detroit Tigers return home, the team and the fans honored the late Ernie Harwell. The long-time and great broadcaster of the Tigers passed away from cancer last Tuesday.
There were quite a few Major League debuts on Friday night in MLB. First was the debut of Washington Nationals starting pitcher Luis Atilano, who was starting in place of the injured Jason Marquis. Atilano went six innings and allowed one run on five hits against the visiting LA Dodgers.