• Hodge Podge

    If I’d have had time yesterday morning, I was going to write about how the Tigers looked tired and ragged. The result of a week...

  • Interference

    Major League Baseball Rule Book 7.09 (g): If, in the judgment of the umpire, a base runner willfully and deliberately interferes with a batted ball...

  • Tigers avoid sweep

    Typically a title like this would follow when a team wins the third game after dropping the first two. However, this weekend the Tigers had...

  • Infante growing up

    This is going to be a pretty uncharacteristic post for me in that it is a mostly subjective analysis of a player. Watching Omar Infante...

  • Are the Tigers a 4 seed or a 10 seed?

    ESPN.com is listing RPI and strength of schedule ratings for the majors on their standings page. The Tigers rank 6th overall (2nd in the AL)...

  • How should closer’s be utilized

    Baseball Prospectus (premium) has an article abouthow the save statistic, and not game situations dictates the usage of closers. They use the Tigers as an...

  • Tiger Win Shares

    The Hardball Times have compiled and posted 2004 Win Shares. For those unfamiliar with Win Shares, it essentially calculates a players value based on his...

  • Tigers Streaking

    Random Thoughts while watching Detrot’s dominant pitching: -The Tigers have won consecutive games for the first time in awhile. The Tigers last winning streak was...

  • Power Outage

    Jeremy Bonderman and Steve Colyer teamed up to pitch a great game on Wednesday. Bonderman gave the pen a rest and pitched 7 innings while...

  • A fine night at the park, even though they lost

    I had the pleasure of attending last night’s game. No, I didn’t stay for the whole thing. I made it through 12 and a half...

  • New Hitting Approach in Erie

    The Tigers AA affiliate has taken a more aggressive (mini-reg required) hitting approach. The suprising result is that they are also drawing more walks. “They...

  • Tiger Prospect Watch-Pitching Edition

    Last Friday I took a brief look at how some of the system’s top position prospects were performing. After the debacle on Saturday, it only...