• A day of catch-up

    There was quite a bit of news that trickled out today so let’s roll through it. Prospecting It was a day of top 100 lists...

  • The best defense

    Defensive metrics have evolved considerably as the charting of batted ball types and locations has become common place. PMR, UZR, and the like give us...

  • Optimal Sub

    For the last few seasons, sabermetrician Tom Tango has conducted a defensive survey called The Fans Scouting Report. I’ve mentioned it in the past, and...

  • links for 2008-01-29

    Todd Jones True Gatorade Story The straight scoop from Gatorade’s second choice for despair. The Surge – Whitecaps Baseball: Pedro Cotto Q&A The Surge score...

  • Inge to return

    Brandon Inge has come to terms, sort of, about losing his starting gig. He will report to camp with pitchers and catchers and is ready...

  • Granderson’s Hoops Event

    Click on an image for a larger version I attended Curtis Granderson’s charity hoops game last night, and it would have to be considered a...

  • links for 2008-01-27

    skyking162 » Bosom Buddies: Trammel and Whitaker A look at Tram and Lou Tiger Tales: A Detroit Tigers Blog: Base running 2007: Taking the extra...

  • Friday Warm-Up

    With the thermometer rocketing all the way up to 7 degrees this morning, and spring training a few weeks away here are some items to...

  • Obligatory post about Canseco

    Canseco Is Said to Have Sought Favor to Omit Name – New York Times Washed up super star needs some money so he writes a...

  • The Full Pen

    We’ve taken a look at how the Tigers may, or at least how we think (and by we I mean I and the people who...

  • Tigers announce 2008 NRI’s

    The Tigers today announced 21 non-roster invites. These are players in the organization who aren’t on the 40 man roster, but will be in the...

  • links for 2008-01-22

    The Spotstarters » Blog Archive » Interview: Gary Gillette Pretty much what the title says Stat of the Day » Grand Granderson More stat-y goodness...