In fact, he did. With a wicked dart to his fastball and strong command of his secondary pitches, Fister five-hit the Rays over seven innings, sending the Tigers to their sixth win in seven games with a 2-0 shutout of the Rays Thursday afternoon at Tropicana Field.
Tigers Shutout Rays In Series Finale
TAMPA BAY —Doug Fister came to the Tigers with the lowest run support in the American League. If anyone can win with Miguel Cabrera, Brennan Boesch and Alex Avila missing from the lineup behind him for various reasons, it's him.
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