Detroit, MI (Sports Network) - Detroit Tigers pitcher Doug Fister will not
make his scheduled start in Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Angels of
Anaheim as he recovers from a groin injury.
The Tigers are expected to recall pitcher Drew Smyly from Triple-A Toledo to
take Fister's place.
Fister, who has already spent two stints on the disabled list this season, has
a 7-8 record with a 3.67 ERA in 19 starts for Detroit.
Smyly is 4-3 with a 4.42 earned run average in 15 starts this year for the
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