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  1. MLB - Winter Forecast for teams in American League Central

    Christina Kahrl and David Schoenfield

    Assessing what lies ahead this offseason for the Tigers, Indians, Royals, Twins and White Sox.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2013
  2. Tigers' offense finally delivers in clutch

    David Schoenfield

    For all the consternation over Jose Valverde, part of the Detroit Tigers' late-inning woes has been the failure of the offense to deliver big hits late in close games. So when Victor Martinez walked leading off the bottom of the ninth Thur...

    Blog | June 20, 2013
  3. Are the Tigers an all-time great team?

    David Schoenfield

    Detroit Tigers starter Max Scherzer looks to go 10-0 tonight and become just the second starter of the wild-card era to win his first 10 decisions. Roger Clemens started 11-0 for the '97 Toronto Blue Jays (Clay Buchholz and Patrick Corbin are also 9-...

    Blog | June 17, 2013
  4. Giants, Tigers need pitching upgrades

    David Schoenfield

    If the old saying is true that in baseball you shouldn't rush to judgment until June, then we can now rush to judgment since we're well into the month. Actually, I don't know if that's an old saying or not, but you hear it said, and it's probably mos...

    Blog | June 13, 2013
  5. Tigers panic, name Valverde new closer

    David Schoenfield

    About 15 minutes ago, no one wanted to employ Jose Valverde. Now a contender has him facing Gordon/Escobar/Butler in the ninth. OK...- Joe Sheehan (@joe_sheehan) April 25, 2013 The last we saw of Jose Valverde, he was buried deep i...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  6. Tigers get much better with Torii Hunter

    David Schoenfield

    The Detroit Tigers had four major weaknesses in 2012: 1. Right field. Tigers right fielders hit .235 with 13 home runs, ranking last in the AL in OPS and runs scored at the position. On top of that, they ranked 29th in the majors in Defense Runs S...

    Blog | November 14, 2012
  7. MLB -- Winter Forecast for teams in American League Central

    David Schoenfield

    Assessing what lies ahead this offseason for the Tigers, White Sox, Royals, Indians and Twins.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2012
  8. Do you need a closer to win World Series?

    David Schoenfield

    The obvious answer here is: Well, of course, you do. Starters rarely throw complete games anymore in the postseason; in the past 10 postseasons we've had just 19 complete games. Only two starters have thrown more than one in that span: Josh Beckett a...

    Blog | October 17, 2012
  9. Who should Tigers use as their closer?

    David Schoenfield

    The Detroit Tigers have allowed 15 runs in seven postseason games. Jose Valverde has allowed seven of those. So, in 62.1 innings the rest of the Detroit staff has allowed eight runs; in 2.1 innings, Valverde has allowed seven. Those seven runs includ...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  10. Baseball is awesome: A's cap great day

    David Schoenfield

    More baseball! On a day that featured a quadruple-header of baseball playoff action, a game in which a starting pitcher who didn't win a game all season gets a W, a game with a demoted former two-time Cy Young winner coming out of the bullpen for ...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  11. Verlander dominates as A's now in trouble

    David Schoenfield

    Of the eight teams battling in the division series, there's an argument to be made that the first game is more important to the Detroit Tigers than any other club. The reason is obvious: The Tigers have Justin Verlander. If you lose the opener, th...

    Blog | October 06, 2012
  12. Roster analysis: Tigers-A's

    David Schoenfield

    A look as the Division Series rosters for the Tigers and A's: Detroit Tigers RHP -- Justin Verlander, Doug Fister, Anibal Sanchez, Max Scherzer, Rick Porcello, Octavio Dotel, Al Alburquerque, Joaquin Benoit, Jose Valverde LHP -- Phil Coke, Drew ...

    Blog | October 06, 2012
  13. Tigers look like dangerous playoff team

    David Schoenfield

    Remember those first three games of the season for the Detroit Tigers? They won the season opener against the Red Sox with a run in the bottom of the ninth. They belted Josh Beckett the next game, hitting five home runs off him and winning 10-0. Then...

    Blog | October 01, 2012
  14. Valverde, Tigers suffer frustrating loss

    David Schoenfield

    Here's the thing about closers: If they were better pitchers, they'd be starters. Here's another thing: They're often inconsistent from week to week and month to month, let alone season to season. Here's one more thing: Even Mariano Rivera isn'...

    Blog | September 16, 2012
  15. Austin Jackson now one of AL's elite

    David Schoenfield

    The game was over, a soon-to-be disappointing defeat in a frustrating season for the Detroit Tigers. Expected by nearly everyone to run away with the American League Central and predicted by many to be the best team in the majors, the Tigers were ins...

    Blog | August 05, 2012
  16. Indians as good as overrated Tigers

    David Schoenfield

    OK, I'll give you Justin Verlander. I'll even give you Miguel Cabrera, Prince Fielder and Austin Jackson. But five through 25? I think I'll take the Cleveland Indians over the Detroit Tigers. The Indians beat the Tigers 5-3 on Tuesday, even ...

    Blog | May 23, 2012