2011 Season

  • 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 2011.137: Royals at Tigers

    The comeback boys look to take an appended 4 game series with today’s make-up of a rain-out from mid-may. Danny Duffy is a 22 year...

  • Game 2011.136: Royals at Tigers

    Not much time to celebrate last night’s walk off Paulino is a late scratch with back-spasms, so Nate Adcock takes the ball for the Royals....

  • Minor League Wrap 8.30.2011

    Toledo 4, Indianapolis 5 (Pirates) Ramon Garcia (LHP) did not factor in the decision and tossed a slightly below-average start: 5 IP, 8 H, 4...

  • Game 2011.135: Royals at Tigers

    Ignoring the last two games… There’s a great debate brewing over Verlander’s candidacy for the AL MVP.  MLB.com weighed in with a yay and a...

  • Game 2011.134: Royals at Tigers

    The Tigers return home from a rather memorable road trip on the heels of a rather forgettable loss to the Twins.  I found this in...

  • 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...

  • Minor League Wrap 8.27.2011

    Toledo 2, Buffalo 3 (Mets) Andy Oliver (LHP) pushed the limits of the term “quality start” and took the loss: 6 IP, 5 H, 3...

  • 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,...

  • Minor League Wrap 8.26.2011

    Toledo 1, Buffalo 0 (Mets) Jacob Turner looked impressive but did not factor in the decision. Turner threw 6 shutout innings and held Buffalo to...

  • 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...

  • Minor League Wrap 8.24.2011

    Toledo 7, Buffalo 6 (Mets) Fu Te Ni gave up 3 quick runs in the first, but settled in somewhat and finished the night after...