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Former Tiger talks up new team and DD tries to put out the fire

New National Doug Fister had nothing but good things to say about his new team and how he compares his new pitching mates to the teams of his past.  Fister has never been ‘the guy’ on either of his three … Continue reading

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Tonight a must win?

Finally an offensive explosion for the Tigers, starting with Austin Jackson moved out of the lead off spot and everyone else getting bumped up.  Torii Hunter led off for the first time since 1999 and helped lead the offensive attack … Continue reading

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Tigers moving on to the ALCS

The real Justin Verlander has officially shown up in the 3-0 win in Game 5 over the Oakland A’s.  Detroit moves on to face the Boston Red Sox, starting on Saturday at 8 with Sanchez against Lester in Fenway Park. … Continue reading

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Tigers vs A’s Game Five

It all comes down to this. Game 5, tonight at 8, on TBS. Verlander against Gray. Rematch of game 2. However, don’t expect a similar result like game 2 though. I believe that one of the offenses will break through … Continue reading

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Here we go again: A’s vs. Tigers

The Tigers and A’s met last season in the ALDS as the second and third seeds starting in Oakland, just as this season.  With the playoff series inverted and the Tigers hosting the first two games and sweeping in Detroit, … Continue reading

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Is Anyone Worried?

Although the Detroit Tigers were unable to finish the four-game sweep of the Chicago White Sox today, losing 7-4 in the day game. Justin Verlander took the loss today, going six innings and giving up 11 hits along with 7 … Continue reading

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News and notes heading into the second half

The Tigers began the second half of the season yesterday with a disappointing 1-0 loss to the Royals.  Ervin Santana held and two relievers held the Tigers to two hits on the night.  Before the second half begins I wanted … Continue reading

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#BackBenoit and a curious choice for the All Star Game

All-Star rosters for the July 16 game at Citi Field were announced Saturday afternoon and the Tigers currently have six representatives.  Miguel Cabrera will start at third base while Prince Fielder, Jhonny Peralta, Torii Hunter, Max Scherzer and Justin Verlander … Continue reading

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Tigers Upcoming Road Trip

While the Detroit Tigers are in the middle of finishing up 10-game home stand, I thought I would discuss a little bit about the 11 game road trip they are about to be on, starting on Friday. But more specifically … Continue reading

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Verlander Will be Fine

Justin Verlander had one of his worse outings of his career on Thursday against the Texas Rangers. However, while most people were freaking out about this start and the last one, Verlander had a different approach to the situation. “I’ll … Continue reading

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