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Jim Leyland’s Gut Has Worn Out Its Welcome in Detroit

For the entirety of the 2012 Detroit Tigers season, I have been texting back-and-forth with a friend of mine about the team’s performance. He usually starts the conversation with a text about how frustrated he is with this team, then … Continue reading

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10 Questions The Tigers Must Answer in the Second Half

With the second half of the 2011 Major League Baseball season one game old, now is the time when sports bloggers must write a post about questions Team X must answer in the second half. Those are the rules. So, … Continue reading

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Justin Verlander = best pitcher in baseball.

When the Comerica Park crowd rose to its feet last night to salute Justin Verlander after Orlando Cabrera broke up his bid for a second no-hitter of the season, it wasn’t so much acknowledgment of his performance as it was … Continue reading

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Ding Dong, the Twins are Dead!

With 54 games under their belt, I think know is an ideal time to declare the Minnesota Twins dead. At 20 games under .500, as Michael Rosenberg states in today’s column, they would have to go 64-44 the rest of … Continue reading

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Why the Tigers should pursue Albert Pujols

A friend of mine thinks the Detroit Tigers will wait to add another bat until they see what they have, hinting that the trade deadline is a likely time frame when the team will get serious about a trade. I … Continue reading

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Interleague Play Must Go Away

Count me among the baseball fans who was seduced by interleague play when it was introduced in 1997. That first season of hot American-on-National action saw my beloved Tigers play the soon-to-be World Series champion Florida Marlins at old Tiger … Continue reading

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