Spring Training

  • Underrating the Overcats

    I can’t promise that it’s not just a pleasant dream and that you won’t soon wake up still in 2003 (or the right-side-up version of...

  • The Ides Of March

    The Ides of Boesch is a day on the Roman Calendar corresponding with March 13, a date which has become notorious for Detroit Tigers spring...

  • How Time Flies

    The Detroit Tigers are 8-7 in Grapefruit League play as of this writing and are having a rather good spring overall, statistically speaking. A few...

  • Rick Porcello Trade Talks

    According to ESPN (my Scorecenter App alert, to be precise) – the Rangers have inquired about Rick Porcello. This makes sense to me for a...

  • Don’t Ask Dotel (about Miguel Cabrera)

    Is there trouble brewing in the clubhouse? Or is there nothing else to talk about? The fallout from the Yahoo article I posted on Wednesday has...

  • Happy 30th, JV.

    Here’s a video card! (from MLive) Not a whole lot going on, other then games of pepper and intrasquad scrimmages, so here are a few...

  • Catching Up

    Hello Friends - This PED stuff is really interesting to me. My reaction to the latest reports on Biogenesis was a far cry from the...

  • Countdown to the 2013 Season

    It is getting to be that time of year: TigerFest has reminded the fans that the season is on its way, the pitchers and catchers...

  • Spring Training Box Scores

    The Tigers’ 14-4 spring training record is one of the best in the majors, and one of the best in recent Tigers history. They haven’t...

  • DTW News and Notes 3-15-12

    21 days away… Jacob Turner has been shut down for a week with shoulder problems. I think “tendinitis” is code for “confidence reparation.”  I don’t think...

  • Thursday Links and an Open Spring Training Thread

    - Your ML best 5-0 Tigers rolled to another win yesterday.  Andy Oliver pitched 3 shutout innings, walking 3 and striking out 3, and Miggy...

  • PECOTA 2012

    PECOTA is the player performance projection system developed by Nate Silver and subsequently purchased by Baseball Prospectus.  I don’t have any documented support for this,...