Even though the Tigers ended the regular season on a sour note, they now know who they will play when the American League Division Series begins on Friday.
The Tigers stumbled into the postseason as Miami's Henderson Alvarez pitched a no-hitter against them.
Now Detroit will travel to Oakland to face the Athletics on Friday.
The Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers are set for a one-game tiebreaker to see which team advances to the AL wild-card playoff.
The Rays and Rangers both won Sunday and ended up even. They'll meet Monday night in Texas, with the winner earning the second wild-card spot and playing at Cleveland on Wednesday night.
Cleveland won its 10th in a row and clinched its first playoff berth since 2007. Ubaldo Jimenez struck out 13 as the Indians beat Minnesota 5-1 to win the top wild-card slot.
Cincinnati plays at Pittsburgh on Tuesday night in the NL wild-card playoff.
In the best-of-five division series, the Los Angeles Dodgers start at Atlanta and the NL wild-card winner is at St. Louis. In the AL, Detroit opens at Oakland and the wild card visits Boston.
Below is a rundown of the entire Division Series schedule.
All Times EDT
Both games televised by TBS
Tuesday, Oct. 1: NL: Cincinnati (Cueto 5-2) at Pittsburgh (Liriano 16-8), 8:07 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 2: AL: Tampa Bay-Texas winner at Cleveland, 8:07 p.m.
(Best-of-5; x-if necessary)
Boston vs. Cleveland-Tampa Bay-Texas winner
Friday, Oct. 4: Cleveland-Tampa Bay-Texas winner at Boston
Saturday, Oct. 5: Cleveland-Tampa Bay-Texas winner at Boston
Monday, Oct. 7: Boston at Cleveland-Tampa Bay-Texas winner
x-Tuesday, Oct. 8: Boston at Cleveland-Tampa Bay-Texas winner
x-Thursday, Oct. 10: Cleveland-Tampa Bay-Texas winner at Boston
Oakland vs. Detroit
Friday, Oct. 4: Detroit at Oakland
Saturday, Oct. 5: Detroit at Oakland
Monday, Oct. 7: Oakland at Detroit
x-Tuesday, Oct. 8: Oakland at Detroit
x-Thursday, Oct. 10: Detroit at Oakland
St. Louis vs. Cincinnati-Pittsburgh winner
Thursday, Oct. 3: Cincinnati-Pittsburgh winner at St. Louis
Friday, Oct. 4: Cincinnati-Pittsburgh winner at St. Louis
Sunday, Oct. 6: St. Louis at Cincinnati-Pittsburgh winner
x-Monday, Oct. 7: St. Louis at Cincinnati-Pittsburgh winner
x-Wednesday Oct. 9: Cincinnati-Pittsburgh winner at St. Louis
Atlanta vs. Los Angeles
Thursday, Oct. 3: Los Angeles at Atlanta
Friday, Oct. 4: Los Angeles at Atlanta
Sunday, Oct. 6: Atlanta at Los Angeles
x-Monday, Oct. 7: Atlanta at Los Angeles
x-Wednesday Oct. 9: Los Angeles at Atlanta