DETROIT — Juan Nieves has coached against the Milwaukee Brewers before.
But Tuesday had a little different feel for him after .
Nieves, of course, authored the first – all the way back – and the parties met Tuesday for a pregame chat and to take some pictures at Comerica Park.
“Congratulations to both guys and to the organization,” said Nieves, now an assistant pitching coach for the Detroit Tigers. “One thing that I regret not happening with mine or the most recent one is the fact that it never happens in Milwaukee. I was hoping for the fan base in Milwaukee to see something like that. It would be wonderful.