1. MLB's Refusal to End Bench-Clearing Brawls Perplexing

    Dave Rozema was a fun-loving, gangly pitcher of baseballs who never met a clubhouse prank he didn ’t like. He was perpetually 13 years old. He went through his career stifling a giggle...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 3,509 reads 6 comments

  2. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 3-3 This Week: BAL (6/17-19); BOS (6/20-23) So, What Happened? MMM would like to ask: do you see the glass as half full or half empty? If you do ...

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  3. Detroit Pistons Hiring of Maurice Cheeks Is Deja Vu All over Again

    Detroit Pistons President Joe Dumars sat before the haggard media and was speaking into the microphone. A team logo backdrop was behind him...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 10,502 reads 49 comments

  4. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 5-1 This Week: at KC (6/10-12); at MIN (6/14-16) So, What Happened? A week ago Sunday, MMM was gabbing on a weekly podcast he co-hosts , and the subject was the Tigers and their inconsistency...

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  5. Is Detroit Tigers Max Scherzer the Team's New Ace?

    There was a time, not all that long ago, when Max Scherzer was about as predictable as the weather. If you were Tigers manager Jim Leyland , you trotted Max out every fifth day and closed your eyes...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 1,538 reads 4 comments

  6. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 2-5 This Week: TB (6/4-6); CLE (6/7-9) So, What Happened? First, MMM would like to apologize for his absence last week. The Memorial Day holiday proved too much, so hence the lack of an update last week...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 1,368 reads 3 comments

  7. 2013 Detroit Red Wings Thriving as Playoff Underdogs

    So this is how the other half lives, when it comes to playoff hockey. This is what it’s like to be a low seed, prohibitive underdog. This is what it’s like to have a goalie as hot as a firecracker, turning into Mr...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 2,176 reads 5 comments

  8. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 3-4 This Week: at Cle (5/21-22); MIN (5/23-26) So, What Happened? Toto, I don't think the Tigers are playing Houston anymore. The Tigers are 6-1 against the Astros , and 23-19 overall...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 1,822 reads 8 comments

  9. Will Titus Young Get the Help That Charles Rogers Never Received?

    Ten years ago last month, Charlie Rogers stood in front of the media wearing a Detroit Lions baseball cap and proudly holding his brand new Honolulu blue and silver jersey with a No...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 8,454 reads 27 comments

  10. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 1-4 This Week: HOU (5/13-15); at Tex (5/16-19; Sunday on ESPN) So, What Happened? The Tigers ran into two teams playing their best baseball of the year last week...

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  11. Detroit Red Wings' 13th Playoff vs. California Teams May Be Last for Long Time

    Curse those NHL higher-ups. What are they doing, putting three teams in California, anyway? Why couldn’t they have left well enough alone? Why wasn’t it OK to have ...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 1,793 reads 3 comments

  12. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 6-1 This Week: at Wsh (5/7-8); CLE (5/10-12) So, What Happened? Thank God for the Houston Astros . More accurately, thanks to the powers that be at MLB who made the decision to put the Astros in the American League...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 2,396 reads 5 comments

  13. Detroit Tigers: Is Don Kelly Baseball's Most Useful 25th Man?

    He is the quintessential jack of all trades, master of none. Getting rid of him would be like letting nine mediocre players walk away. But he’s open-minded; he’ll try anything once—and he has...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 4,781 reads 12 comments

  14. Former MLB Umpire Dave Pallone All Too Familiar with Jason Collins' Secret Life

    As a straight male, I don't even pretend to know what someone like Jason Collins must have been going through, living a secret life as a gay man while an active player in the NBA ...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 713 reads 0 comments

  15. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 4 - 1 This Week: MIN (4/29 - 5/1); at HOU (5/2 - 5) So, What Happened? It was a good "bounce back" week for the boys. They limped home from their west coast trip, dragging a four-game losing streak behind them...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 1,514 reads 4 comments

  16. Detroit Lions: Drafting Ziggy Ansah Has an 'All or Nothing' Feel

    Ziggy Ansah has one thing in common with his new NFL team post-Matt Millen : Neither started playing football until 2010. Ansah ’s is a tale that, in the past 48 hours, has been re-told more than a bedtime story...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 1 year ago 2,602 reads 18 comments

  17. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 2-4 This Week: KC (4/23-25); ATL (4/26-28) So, What Happened? How did everything go sideways so quickly? The Tigers were cruising along, on a four-game winning streak, hitting the tar out of the baseball...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about over 1 year ago 433 reads 1 comments

  18. Detroit Pistons: Apathy Has Once Again Set In, Team Needs PR Move in Next Coach

    Cobo Arena, that appendage of Cobo Hall that is as round-shaped as the basketball that was used inside of it, was a place for the curious and the die-hard...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about over 1 year ago 4,899 reads 20 comments

  19. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Last Week: 4-2 This Week: at Sea (4/16-18); at LAA (4/19-21) So, What Happened? Somehow the Tigers managed to squeeze in two games against Toronto at Comerica Park ...

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  20. Detroit Red Wings: Giving Jimmy Howard a 6-Year Extension a Smart, Logical Move

    The prevailing opinion among hockey fans in Detroit is that the Red Wings ' goalie doesn ’t win games, he merely loses them. He won’t win you a playoff series, but he sure will foul one up for you...

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  21. Monday Morning Manager: A Weekly Take on the Detroit Tigers

    Monday Morning Manager is back! Doesn't it seem like Miguel Cabrera took that called third strike to end the 2012 World Series just yesterday? Well, it's a new year and time for 26 ...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about over 1 year ago 1,562 reads 8 comments

  22. Trey Burke: U-M's Guard Has Earned Player of the Year Honors

    A basketball player like Trey Burke comes around to a college basketball program about as often as guilt to a sociopath...

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  23. Detroit Tigers: Closer by Committee Worth Trying, for a Change

    The funny thing about baseball’s unwritten rules is that they find themselves written down eventually. And, just to be sure, I’ll prove it: Don’t steal a base when leading by six runs in the eighth inning...

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  24. Detroit Pistons Andre Drummond: Team's Best Player at Age 19

    The Pistons ’ best player is 7'0" tall, a teenaged rookie who suits up for the games these days in Armani. He’s wearing dress pants with razor sharp creases instead of warm-ups...

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  25. NHL Realignment: Detroit Red Wings, NBC, League Clear Winners

    The news that the Red Wings are moving to the Eastern Conference should have been announced by one of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, not a league spokesman...

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