All posts by Coleman

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Game 2011.59: Tigers at Rangers

    92.5% That’s the current number for the Rangers on the ESPN poll of who will win tonight’s game. The Rangers are one of the hottest...

  • Game 2011.58: Tigers at White Sox

    Today is the rubber game of the 3-game series with the White Sox, after which Detroit bounces off to Texas to take on the Indian-destroying...

  • Game 2011.57: Tigers at White Sox

    Well, so a bunch of streaks ended yesterday:  the Tiger winning streak, the Tiger winning streak against the White Sox, Charlie Furbush’s career scoreless streak,...

  • Game 2011.56: Tigers at White Sox

    Well, they did it:  the Tigers finished off the 3-game home series against the Twins with a sweep, which makes them 5-0 against the Twins...

  • Game 2011.55: Twins at Tigers

    Tonight is the closet game of the Twins series, as the Tigers look to break out the brooms.  Last night’s game was filled with glove-clownery...