• Keep an Eye on: the Erie Seawolves

    Over the last few weeks of spring training, I

  • Keep an Eye on: Productive At-bats

    Over the last few weeks of spring training, I

  • Last cut is German

    Danny Knobler reports that Franklyn German is on the waiver list.. German stands a pretty good chance to make it through waivers because any team...

  • A heaping helping of Zumaya

    There were several Detroit Tiger mentions over the last two days, and many of them included references to Joel Zumaya. The Free Press had a...

  • Tigers acquire Rob Bowen

    And in yet another transaction today, the Tigers claimed Twins catcher Rob Bowen off of waivers. He is out of options, so I don’t anticipate...

  • Seay or German?

    According to the broadcast of today’s game, Roman Colon has been optioned to Toledo. That leaves Bobby Seay and Franklyn German to compete for the...

  • Tigers cut six

    The Tigers have trimmed six more players. Optioned to Toledo are Nook Logan, Don Kelly, and Mark Woodyard. Assigned to minor league camp are Hector...

  • Tiger Linkfest

    Roster Issues I’ve said pretty much all I have to say about the Carlos Pena release in that I don’t like how the roster sets...

  • Carlos Pena Released

    The Tigers have unconditionally released Carlos Pena, thus ending his career as a Tiger. By releasing him now, the Tigers only have to pay 45...

  • Leyland settles on a lineup

    According to Danny Knobler, Jim Leyland has settled on a lineup. Granderson, cf Polanco, 2b Rodriguez, c Ordonez, rf Young, dh Monroe, lf Guillen, ss...

  • Zumaya reactions

    I liked reading this quote from Leyland in today’s Freep “Our 13 position players — and this is a big factor — would look at...

  • Verlander and Zumaya Are In

    It appears that the rotation is set. Leyland hasn’t announced the 5th starter, but the common belief is that the job is Justin Verlander’s. Verlander...