• Tigers April attendance report

    The combination of Pudge, a winning April, and the promise of All Star tickets amounted to a significant increase in attendance for the Tigers. For...

  • An Injury, a Trade, and a blow out

    Rodney to be Tommy John’dI know this is old news at this point, but Fernando Rodney is out for the year. After originally being diagnosed...

  • The Brandon Inge Fan Club continues to grow

    Pat Caputo has an interesting article about Brandon Inge today. According to the article, Brandon Inge once upon a time hit the ball hard. Then...

  • Not your father’s pitching statistics

    The Hardball Times have posted their first cut of pitching statistics now as well. Their pitching stats include runs saved above average (RSAA), fielding independent...

  • Not your father’s baseball statistics

    The Hardball Times has posted their first page of statistics. So far it’s just offensive stats, but they aren’t posting basic stats. They have runs...

  • Leadoff Men and #9 hitters

    Reader Mark Auman sent me a note last Tuesday following the Tigers 10-4 win over the Indians. Despite splitting the series with Cleveland, the Tigers...

  • Catching Up

    That pesky work took me out of town and has kept me pretty busy. Fortunately, the crunch has passed and I can focus some more...

  • What is the deal with Nate Cornejo

    Nate has made three starts this year. The first he pitched well enough to pick up the win. The next two starts were atrocious. Cornejo’s...

  • Tigers win weird one

    The first 6 Tiger hitters reached base off of Jeff D’amico, scoring 4 times. Then the hail started to fall. Then in came Jake Westbrook...

  • Tiger Stat Potpourri

    Miscellaneous Tiger factoids:-Lead off hitter Alex Sanchez now has 42 plate apperances without a walk. Fortunately he’s batting .300, unfortunately his OBA is .300. -Equally...

  • Mama didn’t say anything about another day like that…

    Okay, losing 11-0 to Roy Halladay and the Blue Jays isn’t fun. Following it up with a 10-3 to the Indians is miserable. Cornejo was...

  • Mama said there’d be days like this

    It looked like it might be a tough day against Halladay when the Tigers burned through 6 outs on only 14 pitches. Halladay went on...