• Thomas odd man out

    It’s a bum deal. You hit your first big league homer and get sent to the minors. Clete Thomas was the outfielder optioned to Toledo...

  • links for 2008-07-15

    Tiger Tales: A Detroit Tigers Blog: What to do about Gary Sheffield? Lee lays out some scenarios. I don’t see the Tigers releasing him, but...

  • All Star Break Discussion #2 – Open Mic

    It’s a free for all on All Star day. I won’t post a game thread for tonight’s All Star game so feel free to use...

  • Tigers Minor League Wrap 7-14-08 – UPDATED 7-15

    Toledo DNP Altoona 2 Erie 1 Dusty Ryan and Deik Scran each doubled. Eddie Bonine had an unremarkable start allowing 4 hits and 2 walks...

  • All Star Break Discussion #1: Pitching Coach

    With the All Star break upon us, now’s a good time to deviate a little from the day to day game post-reaction loop. Over the...

  • links for 2008-07-13

    Craig Monroe and His Role – Twinkie Town Craig Monroe as hitting coach and mentor? Detroit Tigers Thoughts: The Organizational Age+ Team A new way to...

  • Game 94: Twins at Tigers

    PREGAME: The Tigers limp into the All Star break physically and spiritually. The Twins have taken 5 straight from the Tigers and a 4 game...

  • Dontrelle Talks

    Most of the time when you read the beat reporters game stories and quotes, you get pretty much the same thing. But every once in...

  • Game 93: Twins at Tigers

    PREGAME: Another day game on Fox, another Twins starter the Tigers struggle against. This time it’s Scott Baker. Nate Robertson is on the mound for...

  • The 5th Inning – 2008

    Last year Sam Hoff started breaking down the season into 18 games segments, each representing 1/9th of the season, or an “inning.” Here is the...

  • The plans for Ryan Perry

    The Tigers officially announced the signing of first round draft pick Ryan Perry yesterday. In the conference call there was discussion about what Perry’s next...

  • Game 92: Tigers at Twins

    PREGAME: Those of you who believe in momentum may have had your beliefs shaken after yesterday’s gut-wrencher. Armando Galarraga faces the one team that he...