• Bad Boding for Bonderman

    Rocky performances from Dontrelle Willis and Fernando Rodney in their first appearances didn’t worry me too much. But Jeremy Bonderman being handed over to the...

  • Toledo Mud Hens make offer to Manny

    Yesterday afternoon the Toledo Mud Hens send Scott Boras the parameters for a Manny Ramirez contract I like the aggressive move by the Mud Hens...

  • Spring Training Opener

    Let the fake games begin. The Tigers take the field finally this afternoon against the Atlanta Braves. Justin Verlander will be joined by Zach Miner,...

  • links for 2009-02-22

    Baseball Prospectus | PECOTA Projected Standings PECOTA has the Tigers winning the Central in about a fifth of the simulation scenarios. BaseballAmerica.com: Majors: Organization Reports:...

  • This Porcello Kid

    Spring training is never short on stories about guys being in the best shape of their lives, or young kids making a favorable impressions on...

  • Recapping the first workouts

    The beats were busy with the first official workout of the spring. Seriously, multiple stories and blog posts throughout the day, even a live blog...

  • PECOTA hates the AL Central

    Baseball Prospectus has posted the first iterations of the 2009 PECOTA numbers and have forecasted the divisions based on projected playing time and roster construction....

  • links for 2009-02-04

    Tryout for a Cause In these link posts there is one link that I say is a must-click. This is the one. Please read about...

  • Work in progress

    The official reporting date is over a week away, but things are getting busy at Tiger Town. The fact that Zumaya is on a mound...

  • Tigers agree to terms with Justin Verlander

    The Tigers and Justin Verlander have agreed to terms on a one year deal. I’ll update with terms when I find them. And the streak...

  • About that Verlander contract

    In a world without substantial baseball news, the fact that Justin Verlander hasn’t inked a deal yet is garnering some attention. When the two sides...