All posts tagged "placido polanco"

  • The week that was

    Things have been very quiet here at DTW lately. While it wasn’t my intention for things to go dark here, when it’s a one person...

  • Arbitration offers for Lyon, Rodney

    The Tigers decided to offer arbitration to relievers Brandon Lyon and Fernando Rodney, but not to take the risk with second baseman Placido Polanco. We...

  • Tigers and the looming arbitration deadline

    The Tuesday deadline for teams to offer their departing free agents arbitration is approaching. The Tigers have three cases that are garnering some attention in...

  • Polanco gets some Gold Love

    At least one Tiger is assured of some post season hardware. Placido Polanco won his second Gold Glove for excellence in the field of fielding....

  • Free Agent Filing Begins

    Now that the World Series is over the 15 day free agent filing period is underway. The period gives teams an “exclusive” negotiating window in...

  • The Dombrowski Presser

    Dave Dombrowski met with the press today and fielded questions for about an hour. Jaosn Beck, Tom Gage, and John Lowe had it covered. There...

  • The Weekend Trade Rumor Roundup

    It’s that time of year when trade rumor talk is through the roof. Combined with the Tigers recent struggles, I know this is top of...

  • Tigers Minor League Wrap 6/16/09

    Toledo 3 Scranton/WB 7 Brent Clevlen went 3 for 4 with a homer. Brooks Brown (with him pitching tonight he won’t make Dontrelle’s next start...

  • Fun with the Bill James leaderboards

    The Bill James Handbook is always one of the first baseball books to come out each year. It’s not a riveting narrative by any means...

  • How much of the offenses success is attributable to Granderson and Leyland

    In a recent blog post for The Freep, Jamie Samuelson wondered about the impact that Jim Leyland’s tirade and Curtis Granderson’s return to the lineup...

  • Injury roundup

    Man I’m getting tired of adding to the injury lists. Gary Sheffield and Placido Polanco were both out of today’s lineup. Polanco was actually out...

  • He looks good, he’s happy, and other reports from spring training

    Imagine if the players turned the tables on the beat writers during spring training and wrote stories about the beat writers. "The official reporting...