All posts by Coleman

  • Game 2013.20: Royals at Tigers

    The Tigers have a new closer (same as the old one). And they are lucky to get him:  “A lot of teams wanted to sign...

  • Game 2013.19: Royals at Tigers

    Well, what to do on a rainy day with no baseball? If you are Dave Dombrowski, sign Jose Valverde, that’s what. Jim Leyland didn’t waste...

  • Postponed: Royals at Tigers

    Well, we needed that off-day. I’m not speaking for the team; the fans certainly did though. The news of the day is that Octavio Dotel...

  • Game 2013.12: Tigers at A’s

    After a three-HR assault, a three-hit six-inning Verlander gem, and a three-K 9th by Joaquin Benoit to end some bullpen drama, the Tigers go into...

  • Game 2013.11: Tigers at A’s

    Well, that is the A’s for you–beating you with a guy like the testosterone-deprived Bartolo Colon, who really did manage to shut down the Tigers,...

  • Game 2013.10: Tigers at A’s

    Yes, the game post picture is a mite creepy. But then again, it is a 10:00 pm EST game, and creepiness is thematically apt. Whenever...

  • Game 2013.3: Tigers at Twins

    Since the big question going into the season was the Tiger bullpen, it was almost inevitable that the big topic of discussion early on would...

  • Game 2013.2: Tigers at Twins

    Well after a day to savor their Opening Day victory, and to let Minneapolis warm up a bit (game time looks to be a relatively...

  • Game 2013.1: Tigers at Twins

    For, lo, the winter is past, The rain is over and gone; The flowers appear on the earth; The time of the singing of birds...

  • Countdown to the 2013 Season

    It is getting to be that time of year: TigerFest has reminded the fans that the season is on its way, the pitchers and catchers...

  • Game 2012 Playoffs.13: Giants at Tigers

    Delmon Young was asked what the Tigers are going to do to change their luck: “Like sacrifice a chicken or something? We’re not going to...

  • Game 2012 Playoffs.11: Tigers at Giants

    Well, there are two ways to look at Game 1 of the World Series. One is that SF beat Detroit in every aspect of the...