All posts by Coleman

  • Game 2012 Playoffs.5: Tigers at A’s

    Well, relaxing didn’t seem to help. Sure, Max Scherzer seemed relaxed and efficient, keeping the A’s to 4 base runners and no earned runs through...

  • Game 2012 Playoffs.4: Tigers at A’s

    Relax, don’t worry.  That’s the message Jim Leyland has for the Tigers and Tiger faithful after the A’s shut out Detroit 2-0 on Tuesday night...

  • Game 2012 Playoffs.3: Tigers at A’s

    The Tigers swept the home series with the A’s and now have 3 tries to finish the job in Oakland. John Lowe gives 3 reasons why...

  • Game 2012 Playoffs.1: A’s at Tigers

    It was a long road, and never easy, but the Tigers did it, and the playoffs are here! Let baseball’s second season begin! Because of...

  • Game 2012.159: Tigers at Twins

    Detroit Tigers, 85-73, 1st place, 2 up, magic number 3. Fister, then Smyly, then Verlander: the Tiger starters are on a roll, and this afternoon...

  • Game 2012.158: Tigers at Twins

    Detroit Tigers, 84-73, 1st place, 1 up, magic number 5. Doumit! Things were starting to go so well, even last night–a great outing by Smyly,...

  • Game 2012.157: Tigers at Twins

    Detroit Tigers, 84-72, 1st place, 2 up, magic number 5. Well, that’s fun, after all this–that magic number thing. After a disappointing “outing” by Rick...

  • Game 2012.152: Twins at Tigers

    Detroit Tigers, 80-71, 2nd place, .5 back. Well, they say that it’s a hard thing to win both games of a double-header, although why that...

  • Game 2012.151: Twins at Tigers

    Detroit Tigers, 80-70, 2nd place,  .5 back. The rain went away, Doug Fister was the Fister we expected and more (he pitched his first career...

  • Game 2012.150: Twins at Tigers

    Detroit Tigers, 79-70, 2nd place, 1.5 back. OK, let’s try 150 again.  The weather doesn’t exactly look promising today either, and with a day-night doubleheader...

  • Game 2012.150 (postponed): Twins at Tigers

    Detroit Tigers, 79-70, 2nd place, 2 back. You can’t win them all. Even the very best teams lose 40% of the time; that’s baseball. The...

  • Game 2012.145: Tigers at Indians

    Detroit Tigers, 77-67, 2nd place, 1 back. After 6 2/3 innings of no-hit pitching and a 5-3 victory, the Tigers continued their push for the...