All posts by Coleman

  • Cy-nanimous

    It’s Cy-nanimous! Justin Verlander, as expected (and yet…you never know how these things will go, do you?) won the 2011 American League Cy Young Award....

  • Game 2011 Playoffs.11: Tigers at Rangers

    So it all comes down to this.  Tonight is either the last game–and the last game post–of the season,  or it’s the catapult into a...

  • Game 2011 Playoffs.9: Rangers at Tigers

    Today’s playoff trivia question: Who has the MLB record for the highest single-season playoff BA and OBP (same player)?  Answer below. What a difference a...

  • Game 2011 Playoffs.7: Tigers at Rangers

    Note:  The Sunday game has been postponed, and will now be played (presumably) Monday at 4:19 EST, because 4:15 is just too early and 4:30...

  • Game 2011 Playoffs.6: Tigers at Rangers

    Time for round two, and what better way to start than with Justin Verlander, who will pitch games 1 and 5 of the series (and...

  • Game 2011 Playoffs.5: Tigers at Yankees

    (Note: tonight is a combined Coleman/Kevin In Dallas post, kind of like the Verlander/Fister Game 1 start–hopefully with better results). On March 31st, Curtis Granderson...

  • Game 2011 Playoffs.4: Yankees at Tigers

    Today’s Playoff trivia answer:  Jhonny Peralta, Brandon Inge, Ryan Raburn, Don Kelly, Wilson Betemit, and Brad Penny.  Question below. Justin Verlander once again got off...

  • Game 2011.Playoffs.2: Tigers at Yankees

    The start of Game 1 was a mess, and then it ended badly. Gene Lamont did what Gene Lamont does. Fister pitched well but for a...

  • Game 2011.159: Orioles at Tigers

    The Tigers try to even the series with Baltimore using the time-tested strategy of starting Brad Penny in a day game.  In theory, he could...

  • Game 2011.158: Orioles at Tigers

    Justin Verlander looks to become the first MLB 25-game winner since Bob Welch in 1990.  Either that or he will just mess around, with the...

  • Game 2011.157: Orioles at Tigers

    The Tigers are still neck-and-neck with Texas for the 2nd-best AL record, and tonight send out their presumed playoff #4 guy Rick Porcello to try...

  • Game 2011.156: Orioles at Tigers

    The Tigers try to keep pace with the Texas Rangers for 2nd-best AL record, and try to take one last look this season at what...