Detroit sports glance: David Price pitches gem as Tigers win seventh straight opener

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Tigers 4, Twins 0 – David Price led the Tigers to their seventh straight opening day victory, pitching eight and two-thirds innings, allowing five hits while striking out five and retiring the first 13 Twins batters.

DH's IOTDLSJ Logo incertJ.D. Martinez and Alex Avila each homered on their first at bats of the season during the second inning while Yoenis Cespedes hit a double and a triple in his Tigers debut.

Record: 1-0

Tied for 1st Place in AL Central

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title and playoff berth: 162

Next Game: 04/08/2015 vs Minnesota Twins 1:08 p.m. @ Comerica Park.

Stats: Yoenis Cespedes 2B (1) 3B (1), J.D. Martinez HR (1) RBI (1), Alex Avila HR (1) 2 RBI (2), Nick Castellanos RBI (1), David Price W (1-0) 8.2 IP 5 H 0 R 0 ER 0 BB 5 K

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