Dirks begins rehab assignment with Whitecaps
COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - In Midwest League action, Tigers outfielder Andy Dirks begins a six-game rehab assignment with the Whitecaps against the Fort Wayne Tincaps.
Dirks showed no signs of rust in the first inning. The left fielder roped a single to right field.
In the third inning, Dirks gave one a ride to deep right field, however, the ballpark would hold it.
Dirks goes 1-for-3 in his first games with the Whitecaps.
West Michigan puts up a five-spot in the sixth inning on their way to a 5-2 win over the TinCaps.