• Tigers continue to spend

    The Tigers continue to spend, although not on free agents. Today they announced two more additions to their scouting staff. Detroit named Miguel Garcia as...

  • Rumors and Rumblings – Closer Edition

    Peter Gammons latest offering (which is now Insider – damn ESPN) has some rumors about the Tigers pursuit of bullpen help. Actually, the article isn’t...

  • Baseball in the Dominican Republic

    The St Louis Post Dispatch has an interesting article about baseball acadamies, corruption, and buscones in the Domincan Republic. Quoted in the article is Detroit...

  • Tigers miss on BJ Ryan

    One of the Tigers’ free agent targets, BJ Ryan is headed to Toronto. New York Daily News reports that Ryan will get $47 million over...

  • Sickels Top 20 in Review

    John Sickels has posted his review of his 2005 top 20 Tiger prospects. Comparing last year’s list with what transpired, it is easy to say...

  • Light week

    Barring any transactions, it looks like this will be a pretty light week. In the meantime, I invite you to look back to March where...

  • Tigers Finalize 40 Man Roster

    The Detroit Tigers have finalized their 40 man roster with the following transactions: Purchased Contracts of:Don KellyJoel ZumayaKyle SleethHumberto SanchezEulogio De La CruzJordan TataBrent ClevlenKody...

  • Roster Speculation

    As the Tigers enter shopping season it is worth taking a look at their current roster status. Detroit currently has 35 players protected on their...

  • Farnsworth speculation

    There is an interesting post on the Atlanta Journal Constitutions Braves blog today. The bulk of the post is about Rafael Furcal’s likely destination (unfortunately...

  • Mcdonald Traded & New Mud Hens

    The Tigers traded John McDonald back to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations. This comes one week after the two teams completed their July...

  • 2005 in Review – Tigers run distribution

    Earlier in the season I took a look at Detroit’s run distribution. By run distribution I’m talking about the frequency with which they scored (or...

  • Tigers add to R&D Staff

    The Tigers announced today that they have name Manny Crespo as the director of Latin American Operations. Previously Ramon Pena handled Latin America, and I’m...