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Dontrelle's End

After two and a half years of  expectations, hope, patience, and frustration the Tigers have finally cut bait with Dontrelle Willis as he has been ...

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Tigers Today: May 30, 2010

Tigers’ Record: 25-23, 2nd place; 3.5 GB of MinnesotaToday’s GameTigers vs. A’s | 1:05 p.m. ET – Comerica Park | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 & 97.1...

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D-Train DFA'd: The D Stands for Disap...

Wow.So that’s how the Dontrelle Willis Era ends in Detroit? With him being designated for assignment? Who thought he’d be the Tigers’ version of Br...

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Max is Back; Who's Going?

Two weeks ago I wrote that the Tigers had few options for the struggling Max Scherzer. Given their inconsistent rotation, I couldn’t see them send...

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Tigers Today: May 29, 2010

Tigers’ Record: 25-22, 2nd place; 3 GB of MinnesotaToday’s GameTigers vs. A’s | 7:05 p.m. ET – Comerica Park | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 & 97.1 F...

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Game 2010.048: A's at Tigers

Rick Porcello and the Tigers against Brett Anderson and the A’s. Here’s hoping for a win. It’s me and Mrs. billfer’s anniversary tonight so you cat...

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Game 2010.048: A's at Tigers

Rick Porcello and the Tigers against Brett Anderson and the A’s. Here’s hoping for a win. It’s me and Mrs. billfer’s anniversary tonight so you cat...

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Frustration 101

Well, at least Miguel Cabrera and Carlos Guillen made significant returns to the lineup. Beyond that the theme of the night was frustration. Despit...

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Frustration 101

Well, at least Miguel Cabrera and Carlos Guillen made significant returns to the lineup. Beyond that the theme of the night was frustration. Despit...

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Tigers Minor League Wrap 5.28.2010

Toledo 7 Buffalo 3 Alfredo Figaro was roughed up for 5 runs on 10 hits and 4 walks in 4.1 innings. Ryan Strieby and Casper Wells each homered. S...

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Game 2010.047: A's at Tigers

The Tigers have dropped 4 of their last 5 games. They’ll try to right the ship tonight with Dontrelle Willis on the mound as they welcome in the Oa...

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Carlos Guillen is back

Carlos Guillen has been activated from the disabled list. Danny Worth is the odd man out and will return to Toledo with an impressive week of MLB e...

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Tigers Minor League Wrap 5.27.2010

Toledo 6 Buffalo 7Mike Hessman did in the Mud Hens with 2 homers. Ruddy Lugo allowed 4 runs on 5 hits on a day he didn’t strike out or walk anyone....

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Pitching Matchups for A’s Series

FridayDontrelle Willis (1-2, 4.97 ERA) vs. RHP Ben Sheets (2-3, 5.04 ERA)SaturdayRick Porcello (4-4, 5.58 ERA) vs. LHP Brett Anderson (1-1, 2.35 ER...

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Fungo Flashback: May 27, 1980: The Da...

Thirty years ago today the Tigers traded my favorite player, Jason Thompson, to the Angels for Al Cowens. Here’s a piece I wrote two years ago abou...

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Tigers Today: May 27, 2010

Tigers’ Record: 25-21, 2nd place; 1 GB MinnesotaToday’s GameOff dayYesterday’s ResultsMariners 5 – Tigers 4W: Brandon League (4-4)L: Ryan Perry (1...

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