All posts by Coleman

  • Game 2011.34: Tigers at Blue Jays

    There wasn’t a single thing that I liked about yesterday’s loss to the Blue Jays. Least not the single thing where the Blue Jays hit...

  • Game 2011.33: Tigers at Blue Jays

    After a quick and satisfying 4-game home stand vs the Yankees, the Tigers hit the road for a costly 4-game series against the Toronto Blue...

  • Game 2011.29: Yankees at Tigers

    I blame the bus. The Tigers took the unusual step of going to Cleveland by bus instead of plane, and look what happened: a three-game...

  • Game 2011.28: Tigers at Indians

    April clowns bring May frowns, as the old saying goes. So what are the Tigers to do about their woeful offense?  Jim Leyland says that...

  • Game 2011.27: Tigers at Indians

    A walk-off.  Followed by a skate-off.  Harrumph. At least it was a walk-off and not a WALK-off:  when the count went to 3 balls with...

  • Game 2011.26: Tigers at Indians

    Tonight the Tigers try to stop their longest losing streak of the season at 3 when they take on the surprising Cleveland Indians.  The Tigers...

  • Game 2011.22: White Sox at Tigers

    Winning! The Tigers are now a winning baseball team. Thanks to an outstanding effort by Bad Brad Penny (to be distinguished from Brad “Bad” Penny),...

  • Game 2011.21: White Sox at Tigers

    OK, let’s try this again.  This afternoon the Tigers have a second chance at attaining that elusive first winning record.  They will be working against...

  • Game 2011.20: White Sox at Tigers

    Detroit returns to Comerica for some home cooking with a 3 game series against the Chicago White Sox.  They likely will be fed a diet...

  • Game 2011.16: Tigers at Athletics

    This afternoon is the asphalt game of the 4-game series as Brad “Bad” Penny takes on Trevor Cahill.  Then the Tigers skedaddle to Seattle. Penny...

  • Game 2011.15: Tigers at Athletics

    Jim Leyland has his 1,500th victory along with a bunch of cigars and some champagne (somehow the idea of Ol’ Smokey sipping from a flute...

  • Game 2011.14: Tigers at Athletics

    Tonight in Oakland the Tigers have the chance to get to .500 for the first time this season, and in doing so get Jim Leyland...