Joe Sheehan made a list of who’s been naughty and nice (premium). He lists the Tigers in the nice category saying the Bonderman deal was a risk worth taking, and really liking the addition of Sheffield:
I suspect that his impact on the team’s overall run scoring will be greater than we can model. Adding an OBP guy to a high-SLG, low-OBP lineup should have a larger effect than adding it to a more balanced lineup.
I did an interview with Mike from the Daily Fungo Podcast. It doesn’t look like it’s up yet, but I’ll drop the permalink in here when he posts it. It’s nice talking baseball again.
Coleman Ol' Eight-Inning Nick still has the hot bat.
Coleman Thanks for the local color. It was a wise move, but I wonder how he felt win the Brewers managed
Jim Eggers USMC The young man (he's 25) who no hit the Brew Crew for 7 and 2/3 is a local , born
StorminNorman$ w/the 2 HR's in today's game, DET have hit 29 HR's this year, and DET pitching has given up 19
Tony de Florida We finally have Casty producing at the plate and we can't leave it alone. He looks like a much more
interesting...though i don't think Castellanos would (or did) make a good OF either... he's tall, so possibly 1st base -
Coleman And the Brewers were no-hit for 8+ innings, and managed to get the winning run to the plate. And fell
jud Mariners got exactly one hit!!...a dinger to beat the Indians.1-0..King Felix doesn't need much usually!