1. Brad Thomas is My 25th Favorite Detroit Tiger

    Sabermetricians like to compare MLB players to "replacement players." But sometimes it's a hard to grasp the concept...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 4 years ago 364 reads 5 comments

  2. Detroit Tigers Recap—Game 10

    Mariners 11, Tigers 3 The Good: It only counts as one game in the standings. The Bad: No comeback this time...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 4 years ago 298 reads 1 comments

  3. Detroit Tigers Starting Pitchers Must Go Deeper into Games

    I know I sound like an old man when I say it, but the Detroit Tigers starters need to go deeper into games to give the bullpen a break. Five times the starter has lasted only five innings, and twice the starter has lasted six innings...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 4 years ago 222 reads 3 comments

  4. 2010 Detroit Tigers Prospect Watch: Opening Day Edition

    This year I’ll go around the horn in the Tiger’s minor league system to keep you updated on how the Tiger’s top prospects at each position are performing...

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  5. Five (Alliterative) Reasons the Detroit Tigers will Win the AL Central

    The Tigers are eager to put the memory of last year’s near playoff miss far behind them, and early indications show that this team has the players to do just that...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 4 years ago 1,449 reads 3 comments

  6. Five Man Pitching Rotation May Be the Wrong Model for the Detroit Tigers

    The Tigers have a pitching conundrum on their hands. Two rotation spots remain for three players: Jeremy Bonderman, Dontrelle Willis, and Nate Robertson...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about almost 5 years ago 128 reads 9 comments

  7. Taking a Stab at the Detroit Tiger's Opening Day Roster: Pitchers Edition

    Yesterday I made my guess at which hitters will be named to the Tiger's opening day roster -- I'll finish up with the pitchers today...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about almost 5 years ago 599 reads 2 comments

  8. Taking a Stab at the Detroit Tiger's Opening Day Roster: Hitters Edition

    We're not quite halfway through the spring campaign yet, but I can already see that Jim Leyland and Dave Dombrowski will have some tough decisions to make before naming the 25 guys they'll take back to Detroit to begin the season...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about almost 5 years ago 459 reads 5 comments

  9. Pondering MLB Schedules and Competitive Balance

    Word got out the other day that Major League Baseball's "special committee for onfield matters" has discussed a "radical floating realignment" idea...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about almost 5 years ago 539 reads 2 comments

  10. Dontrelle Willis Teases with Strong Outing in Detroit Tigers Spring Training

    I try not to get too carried away with spring training stats. Usually at least one veteran will slump heavily only to perform as expected in the regular season, and at least one minor ...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about almost 5 years ago 463 reads 2 comments

  11. 2010 NFL Free Agency: Lions Begin Defensive Makeover With Vanden Bosch, Williams

    About a month ago, Zac laid out a strong argument I favor of the Lions building their identity through a strong defense. Now it looks like the front office may have the same idea in mind...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about almost 5 years ago 722 reads 4 comments

  12. College Football Preview: Michigan vs. Ohio State

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup. When Michigan Has the Ball... Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 831 reads 2 comments

  13. College Football Preview | Michigan at Wisconsin

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup. When Michigan Has the Ball... Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 359 reads 2 comments

  14. College Football Preview | Michigan vs. Purdue

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup. When Michigan Has the Ball... Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 87 reads 0 comments

  15. Michigan-Penn State: College Football Preview

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup.   When Michigan Has the Ball...   Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 629 reads 4 comments

  16. College Football Preview: Michigan vs. Delaware State

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup. When Michigan Has the Ball ... Michigan's passing attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 1,310 reads 2 comments

  17. College Football Preview | Michigan at No. 12 Iowa

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup.   When Michigan Has the Ball...Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 711 reads 8 comments

  18. I'm Not Playing the 2009 Detroit Tigers Blame Game

    It's hard to see a season end like that.This season seemed to be gift wrapped for the Tigers on several occasions down the stretch...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 179 reads 3 comments

  19. No.22 Michigan-Michigan State | Battle For The Paul Bunyan Trophy

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup. When Michigan Has the Ball...Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 882 reads 5 comments

  20. Detroit-Minnesota: Tigers Find Way to Hold on to Sizable Lead

    We've seen this scenario seemingly countless times this season. The Tigers jump out to a sizable lead and struggle to hang on as the game comes to a close, especially against the Twins...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about 5 years ago 107 reads 2 comments

  21. Let's Not Kid Ourselves, Detroit Lions Are Still Bleeding From Losses

    With all due respect to Mitch Albom (and anyone else who may have used this analogy over the past 24 hours), the bleeding has not stopped for the Lions...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 226 reads 5 comments

  22. No. 23 Michigan-Indiana: College Football Preview

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup. When Michigan Has the Ball... Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

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  23. Detroit Tigers Making Heartburn Medication Scarce in Michigan

    The Tigers are bound and determined to keep this division race interesting. First, it was the two week nose dive that they are just now (hopefully) coming out of, after they seemingly had the division tied up in a bow...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 115 reads 5 comments

  24. No. 25 Michigan vs. Eastern Michigan: College Football Preview

    Matt and Zac Snyder of Bleacher Report and mittensportsreport.com break down this week's University of Michigan football matchup. When Michigan Has the Ball...Michigan's Passing Attack vs...

    Matt S Written by Matt S about over 5 years ago 292 reads 1 comments

  25. Tigers Hope for Royal Payback Against Kansas City

    The Tigers remain home after the skid-stopping series split (try to say that five times fast) with the Blue Jays to play host to the Kansas City Royals...

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