Opinionalysis

Doubleheader Sweep Further Exposes Dombrowski’s Bullpen Shortcomings

This won’t quite be the same sort of recap. More an editorial recap, really. The Tigers lost game one this afternoon 6-2 and game two 5-2. Drew VerHagen was decent in the first game, and Max Scherzer struggled through six innings in the second, but both gave the team a chance to win. The offense […]

Tigers Week In Review: June 23-29

RECORD: 4-2 Monday: Off Tuesday: W, 8-2 at Texas Wednesday: W, 8-6 at Texas Thursday: W, 6-0 at Texas Friday: L, 4-3 at Houston (11 innings) Saturday: W, 4-3 at Houston Sunday: L, 6-4 at Houston Winning weeks are winning weeks, and when you tack on last weekend’s sweep in Cleveland that’s a 7-2 road trip, […]

Tigers’ Struggles – And Successes – Boil Down To Their Starting Rotation

When you’re 9-19 in your last 28 games and you lost a seven game division lead in the process, people are going to point fingers at pretty much everyone. The manager isn’t doing a good job. The bullpen is hacking up leads left and right. The starters are putting the team in the hole early. […]

Five Overly Rushed Conclusions From the Tigers’ First Week

The Tigers have played a week’s worth of games now, so we’ll use this small sample size to draw a bunch of overarching conclusions about the state of the ballclub, because that’s what sports punditry entails. So here are some slapdash thoughts based on seven games of baseball…. 1. Andrew Romine should be getting a […]

Switch to our mobile site

Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On FacebookCheck Our Feed