All posts by Coleman

  • Game 2011.144: Twins at Tigers

    The Tigers have roared into September with consecutive series sweeps against their closest division rivals, and now head back to Comerica with a chance for...

  • Game 2011.140: White Sox at Tigers

    Brad Penny was daytime Bad, and surrounded by a bit of clown show defense, but the Tigers made an improbably comeback from a 7-run deficit...

  • Game 2011.139: White Sox at Tigers

    We all knew what it meant last night with Justin Verlander taking the mound following a Tiger loss, and he did not disappoint, becoming the...

  • Game 2011.138: White Sox at Tigers

    The Tigers lost yesterday and Justin Verlander  (20-5, 2.38) is pitching today, we we all know what that means. Tonight will be Verlander’s 20th start...

  • Game 2011.133: Tigers at Twins

    Previously here at DTW we pointed out how much better Brad Penny was pitching at night vs pitching during the day, and hoped that Leyland...

  • Game 2011.132: Tigers at Twins

    Dare I say it, the Detroit Tigers are beginning to look like a team on a roll. Rick Porcello pitched like a Rick Porcello should,...

  • Game 2011.131: Tigers at Twins

    Tonight the Tigers arrive at Target Field in Minneapolis faced with the daunting prospect of 10,000 Jim Thomes. Fortunately, none of them will be in...

  • Game 2011.126: Indians at Tigers

    2-for-2, and a series sweep is looking good with Justin Verlander taking the mound–wait, what?  An extra day’s rest?  Oh, nevermind… Well, the Inge call-up...

  • Game 2011.125: Indians at Tigers

    Tigers beat Indians, then call up Brandon Inge. That sentence itself is enough to generate enough commentary to last all night.  We’ll push it a...

  • Game 2011.124: Indians at Tigers

    Tonight the Tigers begin the first of three remaining 3-game series against the Cleveland Indians, and by Sunday evening the standings in the Central division...

  • Game 2011.122: Twins at Tigers

    Well, this series didn’t exactly start well last night, although it did have its interesting moments.  Delmon Young swapped jerseys, and began his Tiger career...

  • Game 2011.121: Twins at Tigers

    Detroit failed to get the series sweep last night in Baltimore, but the Tigers are still 8 games over .500 (64-56)–even though they have only...