Ian Krol | Bullpen | #46 Age: 22 2014 salary: MLB Minimum 2013 statistics: 3.95 ERA, 4.69 FIP, 27.1 IP, 5 HR, 8 BB, 22 K, 2.6 BB/9, 7.2 K/9 Projected role: LOOGY/Bullpen Had Ian Krol been acquired under different circumstances, his reception in Detroit would have been ranged from “meh” to “seems decent enough”. However, […]
In my first published post back in 2011 I talked about expectations and perception…it seems only fitting that I do the same in my return to writing about the Tigers… I’m scared. Well, perhaps nervous or apprehensive is a better way to describe it. The Tigers are really good, REALLY good, REALLY REALLY good…on paper. We have seen this before though, […]
Welcome to the Walkoff Woodward Spring Training Preview Series, where we’ll be previewing the Tigers roster position by position. Today, we’ll be looking at the rotation — a very deep, very prolific group of arms that look to propel Detroit to a 3rd straight Central Division crown.
What a confusing headline! So many uppers and downers that we all might end up on the ground in confusion! Of course, that’s what happens when a small snowball (Doug Fister lasting four innings…) begins to build (…which means the bullpen was used for five innings…) and build (…and therefore is on short supply…) and […]
If you don’t count opening Day, the 44,710 people who showed up at Comerica Park on Saturday is a record for the Tigers. The game was also Fox’s “Game of the Week” and so, with quite a few eyes on them, the Motor City Muscle did not disappoint. Home runs from Miguel Cabrera, Prince Fielder, […]