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.
Only Tiger Fan in Mississippi A good read on the Tiger's inability to work any deals during the Winter Meetings.
I have thought all was
DD still making the moves - Sale traded to BOS... the "good news", now DET will only have to
Tony de Florida Agree, without Miggy and JV attendance should go in the tank unless we're getting Trout from the Angels or Jake
Smoking Loon Stormin, in my opinion Detroit is a worse and less interesting team without Verlander and Cabrera, a team without a
StorminNorman$ word on the street is that Tiger fans should get used to mediocrity, unless some of the young players and
Tony de Florida I've been too busy to add my wisdom (please control your laughter) but have been trying to read the blog
StorminNorman$ i could see DD bringing him to BOS to replace Big Sloppy, but i doubt BOS would give up much
Only Tiger Fan in Mississippi V-Mart trade talk:
As we know, while the guy can certainly hit a baseball, he isn't the fastest thing around