Rosters announced for winter caravan
Some of you had asked, and the rosters are out for the winter caravan Thursday and Friday. It’s a pretty good list. The metro bus includes manager Jim Leyland, Miguel Cabrera, Justin Verlander, Magglio Ordonez, Jose Valverde, Jhonny Peralta, Austin Jackson (Friday’s stops only), Max Scherzer, Alex Avila, Ramon Santiago, Robbie Weinhardt, Andy Oliver, Scott Sizemore, Al Alburquerque, Duane Below, Audy Ciriaco, and the FSN broadcast team of Mario Impemba and Rod Allen.
The north bus includes Brandon Inge, Joel Zumaya, Phil Coke, Brennan Boesch, Rick Porcello, Ryan Perry, Casper Wells, Daniel Schlereth, Will Rhymes, Don Kelly, Danny Worth, Brad Thomas, Jacob Turner, Ryan Strieby, Cale Iorg and Ryan Strieby.
Here’s a breakdown of who’s scheduled to go where in the public events:
METRO BUS – Thursday
Detroit Institiute of Arts, 2 p.m. rally — Alburquerque, Allen, Below, Cabrera, Ciriaco, Dombrowski, Impemba, Oliver, Ordonez, Peralta, Scherzer, Sizemore, Valverde, Weinhardt
Taylor Police Department, 5:30 p.m. rally — Alburquerque, Below, Cabrera, Impemba, Lamont, Leyland, McClendon, Oliver, Peralta, Verlander, Weinhardt
West Bloomfield Library, 5:30 p.m. book reading — Scherzer and Sizemore
Hockeytown Authentics in Troy, 6 p.m. visit — Avila and Ordonez
Center of Music and Performing Arts (COMPAS), 6 p.m. visit — Allen, Ciriaco, Santiago, Valverde
METRO BUS – Friday
Detroit Science Center, 10 a.m. visit — Scherzer and Verlander
Oakland University, 2 p.m. rally — Alburquerque, Below, Cabrera, Ciriaco, Impemba, Leyland, Lamont, Oliver, Peralta, Santiago, Scherzer, Weinhardt
McDonald’s on Walton Blvd. in Rochester Hills, 2 p.m. — Valverde and Ordonez will join the work crew
North American Intl. Auto Show, 4 p.m. rally — Allen, Avila, Jackson, Ordonez, Sizemore, Valverde, Verlander