Game Post

  • Game 2017.139: Royals at Tigers

    Jose Iglesias out on paternity leave, so Dixon finally gets a start. Today’s Lineup: Ian Kinsler, 2B Alex Presley RF Nick Castellanos DH John Hicks...

  • Game 2017.138: Royals at Tigers

    Tonight begins the Anibal Sanchez World Domination Comeback Tour. Meanwhile I am trying to understand Ian Kinsler’s contract. I know the Tigers have a club...

  • Game 2017.137: Royals at Tigers

    Yes, Brad is still trotting out Everyday Ian in the leadoff spot every game, while Dixon Machado munches sunflower seeds in the dugout. Meanwhile, the...

  • Game 2017.136: Indians at Tigers

    Chad Bell gets his first major league start. Today’s Lineup: Ian Kinsler, DH Alex Presley RF Nick Castellanos DH John Hicks, 1B Mikie Mahtook LF...

  • Game 2017.135: Indians at Tigers

    It’s Kinsler + the kitchen sink for today’s lineup. Seeing Zimmermann’s name in the lineup reminds me: he’s one guy that’s been missing from the...

  • Game 2017.134: Indians at Tigers

    Since Brad Ausmus was hired, he hasn’t seemed to do all that well with the high-expectation, highly-paid team he inherited. Now he is beginning to...

  • Game 2017.133: Indians at Tigers

    I still haven’t processed the Justin Verlander trade, or the idea of this team without him. Justin still was must-watch baseball (and the other Justin...

  • Game 2017.132: Tigers at Rockies

    Remember the good old days when we used to gripe about the getaway day lineups, with multiple starters on the bench? Doesn’t matter so much...

  • Game 2017.131: Tigers at Rockies

    Nick had a great day yesterday, which included his league-leading 10th triple. How is it that one of the worst baserunners in the league leads...

  • Game 2017.130: Tigers at Rockies

    Jordan Zimmermann has had a week at the ol’ drawing board. Let’s see how sketchy he looks today. And he gets to bat too! woohoo...

  • Game 2017.129: Tigers at White Sox

    Best wishes to Victor Martinez, who is back on the 10-day DL again with an irregular heartbeat. Nick’s wrist is good enough to bat but...

  • Game 2017.128: Tigers at White Sox

    Nick Castellanos is out until he comes up with a better nickname (Nick?). Also, he has a sore wrist from the Yankee scuffle. We were...