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Please don't let Prince Fielder come back and beat us! They already let Rajai Davis wear us out with Cleveland...

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I need to know is Cleveland really that good or are we really that bad? emoticon



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We're on a win streak! emoticon

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A repeat of yesterday, AWESOME!

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Those Tigers that played tonight were the Tigers that I know and love...

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Cleveland is NOT that good! emoticon

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Bats need to pick up

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consistently bad.... lol

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I so agree bull pen not consistent

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Not only do they need a break and to regroup, they need to make some moves and get some help in the bullpen.

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I think the Tigers need this All Star break to regroup!

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We have a minor league team where I live but haven't made a game yet this year...

Go tigers... I believe you can be at the top of your game for the rest of this year...and that should get you in to the playoffs and through them to the series... Okay so something have to improve but that is true of everyone.

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It is a great event for games- especially as there is something for everyone there. Glad you enjoyed it!

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It was chIllY but was my first ever game so loved it

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Don't ever worry about being off topic here- we're always off topic- or at least willing to swap topics all the time! ~grin~

I like the night games with the fireworks and it's nice that you aren't being baked in the sun but sometimes when that sun dips down it can get dang cold!!

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Went to my first ever game while we in Detroit visiting my husbands family. It was awesome. On Friday night so fireworks!

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Okay, I am way off the current discussion... but my favorite player was Al Kaline. Yeah way back but definitely a great. Haven't been following baseball this year... But if someone ever asks me who my favorite baseball team is I always say the Tigers. Saw some games back in the old Ford field. my mom was huge baseball fan. Went to Detroit on a few occasions or to Cleveland on a few for games. Keep rooting for them as an on and off fan... not adamant but still a fan.

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I'll hope he knows something we don't, I just don't have a lot of hope for a huge signing at this point without selling the farm system .... again.

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Well, they played the horrible Phillies again and Jonathan Papelbon is there with 1 or 2 years left before free agency, and not much chance that team is going to need him very often. Don't need a closer when you are going to lose most games, the Phillies have a horrible offense... Maybe something like that is possible, costs a lot sure, I don't know any details, if a trade could be made. I hope they don't try to rely on Soria for the whole season, but it may be.

Jim said he has been around baseball for a long time (he has, he was on the '68 WS team) and his hunch that something will happen is pretty strong. I hope he is right.

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I don't know who's out there that they can get that won't cost them a fortune. Add him to the list of people they never should have signed.... isn't that thing getting longer and longer!
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Jim Price on the radio says he doesn't think they are bringing Joe Nathan north with the team he is so bad. He feels they will make a move for a closer right now, I haven't heard any rumors but haven't been looking. They can't have another year with no confidence in the closer because it disrupts the entire team. I agree with him on that.

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Worse than RJ whacking his years ago?

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Anyone else see the video of the McCann foul ball that hit the bird on Friday? Poof!

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I know, it is snowing sideways here...

I listened to a game I had missed last season yesterday, June 30, where the A's were in Detroit and the Tigers were down by 3 runs and Rajai Davis hit the walk off Grand Slam. That was a slow game, good pitching until the runs late, and then very dramatic ending. And the Tigers needed that win in the end!

Today they might play 2 or 3 starters for 2 innings. Spring Training games are kind of boring, in a way, because lots of guys play with #178 on their jerseys, who have lockers on wheels next to the door.

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Doesn't feel like Spring yet even if baseball is starting- too darn cold!

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Counting minutes until the start of broadcast Spring games, start tomorrow. I just got my MLB Gameday Audio subscription going, there was an error...

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Next Tuesday Spring games start on the radio. My Gameday Audio subscription includes AtBat app for android this year too, so I can listen on the go. I haven't even kept track of all the new players on the team, or which positions are in contention at Spring Camp. I know they are deciding on backup catcher between McCann and Holiday, and a utility infielder position.

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Tigers Farm Team = scraps left over from their trades

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I am waiting for the dreaded words "rebuilding" to be uttered and then the trading of all the star players. We have at least one more good year to look forward to, maybe more? We've had a pretty good run since '06, for the most part. I am a spoiled Tigers fan. I never did find a poster of Prince in a Tigers uniform to add to my collection, the poster makers correctly hedged their bets. Miguel posters came out right away. Wish I had a Carlos Guillen. I do have a Pudge and a Magglio hanging next to Miguel.

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I didn't read that article. I saw the headline, I skipped it...

When I started to follow the Detroit Tigers they lost 119 games that year.

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lol @ the latest analysis of the Tigers Farm Team- we sell our future for the present and they're just now figuring that out.

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MS making 1.4 million per month- and only being able to pitch "part time" compared to the number of games they have is worse I'd say. Especially since he can only pitch about 5 innings before he's done for the day. He's going to be well into his 40's and they will still be paying him that- crazy!!!

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Good for the Nats, they got a good pitcher. At least he didn't go to the Chicago White Sox or something, I'd not the Tigers to play against him regularly. As for the money, its all imaginary numbers to me anyhow, that any of them make anywhere near what they get is pretty much preposterous. Miguel isn't worth $50,000 per at bat either, that is more than the yearly Median income for a household in Michigan and he makes it several times over per game?

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Anyone have any opinion of the $$$$$$$$ that MS is getting? I think they are crazy- the dude only lasts 5 innings!

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Thanks for sharing!

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I just updated my info at MLB for this year's renewal of Gameday Audio. It is the only way I get to listen to Spring Training games from Florida, streaming on the computer. I checked and there is a broadcast schedule too, for March/April, if anyone lives near an affiliate radio station that actually broadcasts the games (I do not). Quite a few Spring games once again. I haven't counted the days until they start, yet.

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Tuesday, March 3 vs. Baltimore 1:05 PM 97.1 The Ticket
Thursday, March 5 vs. Atlanta 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Friday, March 6 @NY Mets 1:10 PM WXYT 1270
Saturday, March 7 @Atlanta 1:05 PM 97.1 The Ticket
Sunday, March 8 vs. Houston 1:05 PM 97.1 The Ticket
Tuesday, March 10 @Philadelphia 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Thursday, March 12 vs. Philadelphia 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Friday, March 13 @Atlanta 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Saturday, March 14 vs. Philadelphia 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Tuesday, March 17 vs. Washington 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Saturday, March 21 vs. NY Mets 1:05 PM 97.1 The Ticket
Sunday, March 22 @Atlanta 1:05 PM FS-D
Tuesday, March 24 @NY Yankees 7:05 PM WXYT 1270
Wednesday, March 25 vs. Miami 1:05 PM FS-D WXYT 1270
Thursday, March 26 vs. Baltimore 1:05 PM FS-D WXYT 1270
Saturday, March 28 vs. St. Louis 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Sunday, March 29 @Philadelphia 1:05 PM 97.1 The Ticket
Monday, March 30 vs. Atlanta 1:05 PM FS-D WXYT 1270
Tuesday, March 31 vs. Pittsburgh 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
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Wednesday, April 1 @Houston 1:05 PM WXYT 1270
Thursday, April 2 vs. NY Yankees 1:05 PM ESPN WXYT 1270
Friday, April 3 vs. Tampa Bay 1:05 PM FS-D WXYT 1270
Saturday, April 4 @Tampa Bay 12:35 PM 97.1 The Ticket

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All quiet on the Tigers front.....

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I think the fact that he hasn't pitched a whole game is hurting him. Signing a hot shot that gets you five innings isn't all that.

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I don't think anyone is biting on the $$$$$$$ contract that SB wants for him. If MS comes crawling back to us I'd say- sorry, but we're willing to pay $10 million less for you now.

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I really hope he stays but if he leaves oh well, he should have taken the money when they offered it right?

I really like Alex A. I just wish he could get his bat going more often.

I hate that Porcello and Hunter are gone I really liked them!

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I think after he (or rather his agent Scott Boras) turned down that huge contract last year it was pretty much assured that Max is gone. Somebody will pay him more than that huge amount the Tigers offered, even if they might be in the mix for bidding now. Tigers payroll is going to be outrageous, it is great that they are still trying to compete and not sell everyone to "rebuild" though...

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MS staying or going??????????? This may take a while.

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Who's my Tiger? Yoenis Cespedes! BIG trade today, bye bye Ricky Porcello! Hello All-Star Alfredo Simon!

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Losses are horrible too. LET'S GO TIGERS!

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Late games are HORRIBLE!!!!!
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Will Miguel's HR hitting heat up in the second half? He sure has a lot of doubles.

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I'm hoping the pitching has started to turn around. ~crossing fingers~

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Good win for Detroit yesterday. Bad timing, I missed a Wednesday day game, thought it would be at night. I watched the condensed game on FSD but already heard the score...

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It's July- let's go Tigers!

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Come on Tigers- let's go!

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Nice win Tigers- keep 'em coming!

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Win one for the catfish_fan, Tigers!

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Poor BA- just wasn't thinking when he opened his mouth that time.

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Detroit's had a lot of great players, but my favorite will always be Al Kaline. emoticon

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Feels like the ghosts of the old Tigers from the late 80's early 90's are haunting the field! Now if only those ghosts of the 68 or 84 Tigers would step out!!!

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Revising my previous statement to include ALL pitchers!
~shakes head~ this is brutal!

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Current? Probably Kinsler because he always gets his uniform dirty! :-)

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It's for sure not the closers. ~shakes head~ ugh!

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I like several of them - today loving Hunter and Martinez!

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I love the whole team..but if I would have to pick...Hunter and Jackson.

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Let's hope for another great game like Friday on FS1 tonight.

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UtOH! They just made us odds favorites to win the whole thing-

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Yes, our bullpen can be a bit of a worry at times. Let's hope it gets rolling soon!

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Hi, I am new to this group. I love the Tigers. I cannot just pick one Tiger to be my Tiger. I enjoy watching the whole team. However, the bullpen is the only part of the team that scares me. Bummed the game was called off today, I religiously watch their weekend games. emoticon

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Coke was better yesterday than Ortega, but yeah, it is about time, enough is enough. Unless he is to be the pitcher they use only when they are losing badly and want to save the rest of the bullpen arms, they need long relief for blowouts...

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Anyone else agree that Phil Coke needs to go?

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Good Morning Tigers Fans!! Have a great day!

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Looking forward to a great Tiger Weekend!

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No game today? Whatever will I do? I was looking forward to last week's Detroit Tigers Weekly and a bunch of boring sports shows about baseball's Golden Age as I waited out a long rain delay... Really, does anyone actually watch those shows during rain delays? I'm glad they simply let me off the hook and postponed the game today.

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Another win- Go Tigers!

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It was a fun game from my living room, wish I could have been there in person. I was yelling at the screen, "Base hit! Go Go! Tigers Win!"

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Nice opening day win Tigers!

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Related to a Tiger eh? Too cool. Will have to keep an eye out for him in future games.

Hope everyone had a nice weekend. Looks like the weather is decent for Opening Day. Go Tigers!

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Luke Putkonen pitched a scoreless inning on Sunday, 3 up 3 down with 2 Ks. It was part of a pretty boring scoreless 10 inning tie at Disney Wide World of Sports vs. Atlanta. I like being able to listen to the games on Gameday Audio over my PC, I remembered him pitching Sunday but needed to look up the boxscore for stats.

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That is very cool! I hope he makes the roster out of Spring camp then. Go Luke Putkonen!

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Putkonen is my cousin. I hope to see him play some time, but he is a relief pitcher, so it is difficult to catch him in a game.

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Yeah Ty Cobb wasn't very good with sportsmanship, but that's one of the many players I liked from way back when. I couldn't think of any others right off the bat. LOL!

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I never saw Ty Cobb play (of course), but the impression I got from Ken Burn's documentary is that he had poor sportsmanship. Class goes a long way with me, stats aside. Miguel, besides a few alcohol fueled incidents , seems to be a classy player, always chatting with opposing players, a good guy in the clubhouse, not a big mouth to the media, stuff like that.

I honestly couldn't pick an all time favorite Tiger either. Too much of Tiger's history was before my time, or before I picked up the baseball bug ('04), so I don't know who is worthy.

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My favorite tiger is Miguel Cabrera.

All time favorite is Ty Cobb.

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Look at you go Yenglish- halfway through the month and you are halfway to your target this month- nice job!

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Why Putkonen? Are you related to him?

I used to like Nook Logan, he was my Tiger. I was super bummed when he lost his job to the newcomer Curtis Granderson. Wow, I was so wrong.

I also liked Fu Te Ni, just because I thought his name is neat. He wasn't very good though.

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Luke Putkonen is my favorite

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18 days until the first game is aired (Feb 26)! Go Tigers!

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We are #3 in the Team Challenge. I hope that isn't also the Tigers place in the Central this year. Go Team!

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Sounds like LP is going to be down in Erie now. I'm glad he's getting a chance!

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current tiger - Miggy
all time - Willie Horton

I'm ready for this snow to move out and for baseball to start!!! Go Tigers!!!

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