Former Tigers

  • Clearing my mind

    Editors Note: Sorry for the lack of a cohesive post here. Things have been busy lately and while some of these topics might warrant a...

  • Tigers I have known

    A quick look at some former Tigers and their performances in their new homes: Gary Sheffield Sheffield is in the midst of that bounce back...

  • Mark “the bird” Fidrych is gone

    Sad news from Northboro today as fabled Tigers pitcher Mark the Bird Fidrych was found dead underneath his pick-up truck. Describing Fidrych at this point...

  • George Kell Passes Away

    George Kell’s Hall of Fame plaque (elected, 1983) George Clyde Kell Philadelphia A.L. 1943-1946, Detroit A.L. 1946-52, Boston A.L. 1952-54, Chicago A.L. 1954-56, Baltimore A.L....

  • Winter meetings end with a bang (my head against the wall)

    Things started out so promising with the acquisitions of Gerald Laird and Adam Everett. And they end so disappointingly with the loss of James Skelton...

  • No arbitration for Renteria

    I think it is safe to call the Edgar Renteria-Jair Jurrjens/Gorkys Hernandez deal “the trade that just keeps taking.” There was hope that the Tigers...

  • Junkballing: Almost too much to link to

    A flurry of link worthy items, plus just being behind in general leads to the mother of all link round-ups: Injuries – left handed pitcher...