Tag Archives: Detroit Tigers

The Verdict: to the Victor goes the spoils.

As we all know, Victor Martinez of the Detroit Tigers will be back this year after missing all of 2012 due to microfracture surgery on his left knee thanks to an injury sustained last winter.  I have previously written about his return from injury and what kind of fantasy baseball value he will have in […]

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Passing Judgment – Fielder of Dreams

In shocking news, the Detroit Tigers have signed free agent first baseman Prince Fielder to a nine year/$214 million contract.  After weeks and months of speculation as to where Fielder would end up, the Tigers stepped up and cast away the rumors about Washington and Texas being the favorites.  Fielder signed this deal over a […]

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This Bud’s For You – The Commissioner Rules “Perfectly”

There is no disputing that veteran and well-respected umpire Jim Joyce blew the call that cost Tigers’ pitcher Armando Galarraga from achieving perfection on June 2, 2010.  Joyce accepted responsibility for his blunder and admitted he was wrong.  Galarraga, manager Jim Leyland, and the Tigers’ organization all did the honorable thing by accepting Joyce’s apology […]

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