1. Trading Armando Galarraga May Make Sense for Detroit Tigers

    The July 31 trade deadline is still two months away—a relatively small blip on the radar screen, to be sure, but the trade winds seem to always blow in baseball...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 272 reads 4 comments

  2. Tigers-Rockies: An Unrivaled Rivalry

    Success for baseball players in Detroit isn't measured by placement in the final standings. It isn't measured in division crowns and pennant victories. No sir, baseball in this town is about one thing and one thing only: beating the Colorado Rockies...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 259 reads 8 comments

  3. Jeremy Bonderman Draws a Crowd in West Michigan

    Bonderman's coming! The news rippled through Grand Rapids midweek and tickets began to disappear. Nothing gets a minor league city quite as excited as the prospect of a big leaguer making an appearance in their park...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 299 reads 5 comments

  4. Detroit Bullpen Will Be Key To Dontrelle Willis' Success

    Dontrelle Willis wasn't a one-hit-wonder. He wasn't a flash-in-the-pan kid who fooled hitters for only one summer. He won 58 games before he was 25-years-old. He played a critical role for a World Series Champion...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 269 reads 5 comments

  5. Detroit Tigers' Ramon Santiago Deserves an Every-Day Role

    The Detroit Tigers' Ramon Santiago got the start at shortstop on Wednesday, giving Adam Everett a day off. That got me thinking: "Why don't they play him every day?" The Tigers signed Adam Everett this offseason to fill a hole at shortstop...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 286 reads 1 comments

  6. That's More Like It! Tigers Pick Up First Victory

    Instead of pressing the panic button on Wednesday night the Tigers reached for the "easy" button. Zach Miner offered up five and two-thirds innings of one-run ball, and the bullpen backed him up...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 54 reads 0 comments

  7. Go North, Young Men: Detroit Tigers Add Youth to Opening-Day Roster

    In the last week, the Detroit Tigers made a series of moves that, in my opinion, changed the entire look of their roster. The Tigers got younger and faster, and now have plenty of potential...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 376 reads 3 comments