Spring Training

  • Are things looking up for starters

    It has been a tumultuous spring for the Tigers starters. Exactly what you wouldn’t want to see with the hopes of the team largely relying...

  • ST Game Thread: Cardinals at Tigers

    PREGAME: We have ourselves the first FS Detroit televised game of the spring today. I thought we’d mark to the return of Rod and Mario...

  • The injury report

    Catching up on the Tigers injuries and recoveries of note: Jeremy Bonderman is feeling great after playing catch. He’s up to 90 feet with no...

  • What to make of Dontrelle’s day

    The final line isn’t at all impressive. Three walks in three innings of work. But the third inning was a clean inning, and against some...

  • Bad Boding for Bonderman

    Rocky performances from Dontrelle Willis and Fernando Rodney in their first appearances didn’t worry me too much. But Jeremy Bonderman being handed over to the...

  • Spring Training Opener

    Let the fake games begin. The Tigers take the field finally this afternoon against the Atlanta Braves. Justin Verlander will be joined by Zach Miner,...

  • This Porcello Kid

    Spring training is never short on stories about guys being in the best shape of their lives, or young kids making a favorable impressions on...

  • Recapping the first workouts

    The beats were busy with the first official workout of the spring. Seriously, multiple stories and blog posts throughout the day, even a live blog...

  • Work in progress

    The official reporting date is over a week away, but things are getting busy at Tiger Town. The fact that Zumaya is on a mound...

  • Tigers NRI list

    Yesterday the Tigers announced this year’s crop of non roster invitees. These are the players who aren’t on the 40 man roster, but will participate...

  • Tigers Minor League Wrap 4-5-08

    Durham 1 Toledo 6 Jeff Larish is acclimating well with 2 more homers and 4 more RBI. Mike Hessman had tow doubles and Brent Clevlen...

  • Clete Thomas needs a tailor

    One more cut took place today with outfield bench candidate Freddy Guzman being passed through waivers and outrighted to Erie. That leaves two...