• Game 2011.67: Indians at Tigers

    First place on the line and Justin Verlander on the mound, it doesn’t get much better than that. Although last night will be tough to...

  • Minor League Wrap 6.13.2011

    Toledo 2, Rochester 1 (Twins) Andy Oliver (LHP)  allowed only an unearned run in the 2nd inning en route to his 5th win of the...

  • Game 2011.66: Rays at Tigers

    Well, after a forgettable performance to close the Seattle series, we are still sort of tied for first with Cleveland.  As it so happens, there...

  • Minor League Wrap 6.12.2011

    Toledo 6, Rochester 3 (Twins) LJ Gagnier (RHP) earned the win after 5 innings as the starter. He gave up 3 ER on 6 hits...

  • Game 2011.65: Mariners at Tigers

    Well they did it!  The Tigers battered the tough Michael Pineda, and in doing so gained a first-place tie with Cleveland.  Time to break out...

  • Game 2011.64: Mariners at Tigers

    Well, Brad Penny was a Good Enough Penny;  unfortunately the Tigers ran into Cy Bedard and couldn’t muster any offense.  Jim Leyland said “Tonight felt...

  • Minor League Wrap 6.10.2011

    Toledo 3, Gwinnett 4 (Braves) The Mud Hens spoiled a tremendous start from Duane Below and wound up losing after Gwinnett put up a run...

  • Game 2011.63: Mariners at Tigers

    There’s not much to say about Justin Verlander that hasn’t been said;  he just keeps turning in one excellent performance after another.  OK, maybe one...

  • Game 2011.62: Mariners at Tigers

    Well, that was forgettable.  Still, the Tigers came away with their 2nd consecutive road series win, and that against a first-place team, so things are...

  • Minor League Wrap 6.8.2011

    Toledo 5, Gwinnett 10 (Braves) Andy Oliver got knocked around in 3 2/3 innings as the starter. He allowed 7 ER on 10 hits including...

  • Game 2011.61: Tigers at Rangers

    More hits than Lady Gaga.  More hits than, um, some fighter in some fight .  More hits than…oh, nevermind. The Tigers had...

  • Game 2011.60: Tigers at Rangers

    14:  Home runs by Detroit so far in June (leads the majors) 13:  Number of runs scored by Detroit yesterday against the Rangers 10:  Number...