Thrown into fire: Tigers to call up No. 1 pick Miller

Updated: August 27, 2006, 6:31 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- The Detroit Tigers optioned right-hander Colby Lewis to Triple-A Toledo and outfielder Brent Clevlen to Double-A Erie on Sunday after their 7-1 win over the Cleveland Indians.

General manager Dave Dombrowski said lefty Andrew Miller, Detroit's No. 1 draft pick in June, will be called up Tuesday from Class A Lakeland before the Tigers open a three-game series at Yankee Stadium in New York.

Veteran outfielder Alexis Gomez will have his contract purchased from Toledo ...

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