Rick Porcello allowed two runs on four hits in 5 2/3 innings on Thursday. (Duane Burleson/AP)
By Jason Beck / MLB.com
Alex Avila made his Major League debut in front of his family and friends -- not to mention his father, Tigers assistant GM Al Avila -- and did not disappoint. Avila stroked two hits, including an RBI double, and scored a run to back fellow rookie Rick Porcello, who won his 10th decision.
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