Offense

  • Best Tiger Offensive Seasons

    On Friday we took a look at the worst Tigers offensive seasons. Today we’ll take a look at some of the best. I’ll use a...

  • Most Offensive Offensive Seasons

    Have you ever wondered who had the worst offensive season of all time in a Tiger uniform? Well, I hadn’t either until this morning. I...

  • Examining Depth of Plate Appearances

    Certainly there is more to plate discipline than first pitch swinging. We’ve seen that the Tigers aggressiveness in that regard actually pays dividends. We also...

  • Even More First Pitch Swinging – Starters vs Relievers

    In the comments to the first first pitch swinging post Nate asked about the differences in the time of game reasoning that the value in...

  • More on first pitch swinging – runners on base

    While I dispelled some of my issues with the Tigers and first pitch swinging, I still had some questions. I think many Tiger fans can...

  • First pitch swinging

    There were a couple ways to describe the Tigers approach at the plate in 2006. The optimist might say they were aggressive, the pessimist might...

  • Link round-up

    Jim Leyland picked up the BA Manager of the Year Award. He takes after his boss, Dave Dombrowski who picked up the BA Executive of...

  • The problem with Sean Casey

    When Sean Casey was resgined I indicated I didn’t like the deal, but never really elaborated. My issue is that as nice a guy as...

  • Lloyd McClendon to be hitting coach

    Jim Leyland has decided to move Lloyd McClendon in to the hitting coach vacancy that was created when Don Slaught resigned. McClendon of course served...

  • Slaught out as hitting coach

    Don Slaught today resigned as hitting coach citing family concerns. Judging hitting coaches seems to be particularly difficult. You can look at statistics, but it...

  • I’m just saying

    A collection of observations, links, and items of note from the last week: Ownership How many times did we hear this year that the Tigers...

  • Tiger Blogger Night Links

    I had a great time with my fellow bloggers on Tuesday night despite the soggy losing-ness at Comerica Park. I’ll point you to Ian, Brian,...