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Asked if he would consider Zimmermann a lock for the Tigers’ starting rotation, Gardenhire said, “I would say yes.”
“He’s the veteran guy here,” manager Ron Gardenhire said about Zimmermann. “He’s, to me, the leader of the group. I think he’s the guy that should have the ball.”
Jordan Zimmermann will start Opening Day for the Tigers. Tickets are still available. 
Of note, regarding the Tigers' starting rotation competition: Both Matt Boyd and Daniel Norris have one minor-league option remaining.
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