Players

  • And that will close the book on Todd Jones

    It is looking more and more like Todd Jones has thrown his last pitch. He was with the team the past couple days, but the...

  • Grandy’s a stud, is Matt Joyce?

    Baseball Prospectus just released what they call “The Ultimate Fantasy Draft.” Essentially they throw contract status out the window and rank the 50 players that...

  • Sheffield talks about stuff

    Gary Sheffield still isn’t happy with his DH role. In a Boston Globe article Sheffield was his typically candid self. “I can be in the...

  • Random Friday factoids

    Some stats and such that may or may not be interesting: Edgar Renteria might not totally suck Edgar Renteria is hitting 288/351/404 since the All...

  • A little Pudge appreciation

    When I was driving home last night shortly after the trade came down, I was listening to WDFN. I was more than a little taken...

  • Is there hope for Renteria?

    Edgar Renteria has had a half season that everybody would probably like to forget. The.259 batting average looks great compared to the .301 OBP and...

  • Inventorying Miguel Cabrera’s locker

    In the wake of Miguel Cabrera’s 2 homer performance on Tuesday, we learned a little bit about what Cabrera keeps in his locker and it...

  • I will not title this post “Shef is cooking”

    So maybe adding Gary Sheffield to the lineup won’t disrupt chemistry. Maybe the winning streak coinciding with Sheffield on the DL was coincidence and maybe...

  • Is Freddy Dolsi the new sexy?

    Editors note: This post has nothing resembling well reasoned analysis. This is simply the author’s enthusiastic response to two recent plate appearances. The views and...

  • Justin Verlander in 150 words or less

    Justin Verlander, the young stud pitcher and AL Rookie of the Year winner in 2006 was anointed ace of the Detroit staff and named the...

  • Miguel Cabrera in 150 words or less

    In case you hadn’t heard the Tigers traded for Miguel Cabrera this off season. They then signed him to a record contract. Cabrera then felt...

  • Do Bonderman’s pitches fool umpires?

    An article at the Wall Street Journal delved into Jeremy Bonderman’s first inning struggles. Former pitching coach Bob Cluck wondered whether or not Bonderman’s struggles...