• Game 2009.152: Tigers at Indians

    It wasn't the slam dunk that I thought this game would be, but it is still a W, still a sweep, and still a 4...

  • Links for 2009-09-24

    The latest batch of Detroit Tigers related links.

  • The price of the playoffs

    The Detroit Tigers have been lauded in this space, and recently in much more prominent places, about the relationship the organization has with the fans....

  • Game 2009.151: Tigers at Indians

    The Tigers haven't had a lot of easy wins this year. It's made for some nice drama, but even the games where the Tigers have...

  • The SI-ification of Detroit

    The city of Detroit and the Tigers in particular are about to receive some big time attention from Sports Illustrated as the featured story in...

  • Game 2009.150: Tigers at Indians

    Rodney's effort capped a very satisfying win. I'm still skeptical about the Tigers fixing Jackson's pitch tipping, but he didn't allow a run thanks to...

  • Programming Note

    If you’re on the West side of the state I’ll be on 96.1 FM in Grand Rapids this afternoon. I’ll be joining Sean Baligian &...

  • Ernie Harwell and the moment

    There is something about late season games. The park just feels different. There is a little chill in the air, the park darkens more quickly...

  • Game 2009.149: Tigers at Twins

    Three of Robertson's four starts down the stretch have been effective. Not lights out, but effective. He was hurting for the clunker, but if healthy...

  • Game 2009.148: Tigers at Twins

    Somehow Verlander was charged with 5 runs in this game. The mystery isn't the actual mechanics of assigning runs to pitchers, but the line did...

  • Game 2009.147: Tigers at Twins

    The Tigers play their final 3 games in the Metrodome. Thank goodness. Tonight it is Brian Duensing against Rick Porcello. Duensing has only a 3.53...

  • The bi-weekly freak out

    The Tigers just got done playing about a week and a half of their worst baseball. They dropped 5 of 6 to the Royals and...