Photo of the day: Former teammates watch Corey Knebel's MLB debut
Once a teammate, always a teammate? That certainly appears to be the case with Corey Knebel's former minor-league 'mates.
On Saturday, 22-year-old right-hander Corey Knebel made his MLB for the Tigers during the course of their 12-2 loss to the Rangers. Knebel didn't fare especially well (3 ER in 1 IP), but big-league debuts are special things regardless of outcome.
As the following photo will show, some of Knebel's former teammates at Low-A West Michigan, where Knebel spent the 2013 season, realized the importance of the occasion and made sure they didn't miss it ...
Know what's pretty cool? Baseball. Baseball is pretty cool.