2008 Season

  • Chris Shelton era ends

    Chris Shelton is now a Texas Ranger. The Tigers continued their active winter by dealing Shelton, who was DFA’d last week, for centerfielder Freddy Guzman....

  • The 6 runs per game lineup

    A couple weeks ago D-Town Baseball took the Bill James projections for 2008 and crammed them into the Baseball Musings lineup optimizer. Well, now that...

  • Rogers, Rumors, and the Winter Meetings

    The Winter Meetings kicked off today. My fellow bloggers have already commented on how it will be a fairly quiet meetings for the Tigers. That’s...

  • Jones’n a day late

    The Tigers make 2 moves, and my internet connection flakes out that night. As such, I’ll just wrap the analysis into one post. Before getting...

  • Tigers announce ticket prices & schedule

    The Detroit Tigers today announced new ticket prices and their full schedule. There were numerous price increases, but the increases were modest with no seat...

  • Tigers on pace for club record payroll

    I did some long overdue updates to the payroll information. And already the Tigers have $90 million committed to next season, and that’s with only...

  • The Tigers offseason according to Baseball Prospectus

    Nate Silver at Baseball Prospectus is going division by division looking at what teams will and should do with their offseasons.  The first division he...

  • Tigers pick up Pudge’s option

    The Tigers announced that they have picked up Pudge Rodriguez’s $13 million option for the 2008 season. That’s one less question mark out there. I...

  • Breaking down the Dombrowski pow-wow

    Dave Dombrowski held court today in what was deemed an informal availability session and broached a number of topics.  Jason Beck was first to the...

  • To Pudge or not to Pudge

    One of the Tigers biggest decisions this off season will be whether or not to exercise Pudge Rodriguez’s $13 million option.  The net cost to...

  • Tigers need a shortstop

    The decision has been made, Carlos Guillen is moving to first base in 2008. Kind of a strange time to announce it and then there...

  • Tigers 2008 Home Schedule

    This is kind of odd, but the Tigers have released the home portion of the schedule. I’m not sure why the away portion wouldn’t be...