The first three innings of Thursday night’s games was basically the equivalent of of a bible study held by the nuns from the Sound of Music. This was with Justin Verlander starting for a Detroit. Perhaps it was the broadcast I had (Indians) or maybe it was just a Thursday night at the end of […]
This would inevitably lead to a 99 bottles of ____ on the wall joke if it were for not the absolute tackiness of such a phrase. Besides Justin is pitching tonight. We don’t like to be tacky around Justin!
We know that Quintin Berry is basically, more or less, I do suppose, a mainstay, if you will, in the Detroit Tigers lineup. Against right handed pitchers he bats second. Against left handed pitchers he For example, he sat against Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox last Saturday, who is a pretty tough left […]
The Tigers are looking to start a new winning streak and remain atop the AL Central as they play the 2nd of a 3-game series against the Cleveland Indians. Max Scherzer and Derek Lowe are your starting pitchers this evening. Lineups after the jump.
Sometimes, in baseball, nothing really happens the way it’s supposed to. This is a funny little truth in the game. If you didn’t know that, or get frustrated by that, I advise you stop following sports. You’re just going to put a lot of unnecessary stress on yourself, which then becomes very messy and uncomfortable, […]
The first place Tigers are in Cleveland to take on Ubaldo Jimenez and the Tribesmen! Your series preview can be read here. Lineups after the jump (SPOILER: Omar Infante):
Brennan Boesch has had quite the down season…until the last two weeks. Take a look with me at his first half numbers, his July explosion, and why it’s happening all in this weeks Detroit Free Press Column, which is now live.
Coming into Monday, Detroit second basemen were slugging .276 this year. To give you an idea of how bad that is, in the American League the worst slugging percentage, by position, is shortstop with a .367 clip. Second basemen ranked second to last at a .369 clip. Detroit second basemen were slugging 93 points below […]
Just a wee comparison here: Year 2012 PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB Omar Infante 347 42 94 23 2 8 33 10 12 Split PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB Tigers 2B . 364 29 64 16 1 2 25 0 32 Year 2012 SO BA OBP SLG […]
Thought I’d let you all know.