Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera to open season at first base

Miguel Cabrera will open his 19th season at first base, Detroit Tigers manager AJ Hinch announced Tuesday.The 37-year-old dealt with a chronic right knee injury in 2020 and served as Detroit’s full-time designated hitter.Cabrera has not played a regular-season contest at first base since June 18, 2019.”I think he gives us the best chance to win at first base,” Hinch said.