Category: ‘Coaches’

Four Out Save Should Be in Repertoire for Francisco Rodriguez, Detroit Tigers
July 26th, 2016 at 11:28 AM
It's not often that Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus elects to go to closer Francisco Rodriguez for a four out save. It's never, really. ***VIDEO1*** Monday, however, Ausmus thought that the Tigers badly needed a win, so he sent Rodriguez out in the eighth inning to attempt to mop up a mess...

The Five Worst Detroit Tigers From the Season’s First Half
July 14th, 2016 at 12:42 PM
With the first half of the season in the books, we're taking a look back at some of the best contributors from the Detroit Tigers. Given the Detroit Tigers' average start to their 2016 season, there was always going to be some less than ideal performances to run down. ***VIDEO1*** Who's had the...

Monday Night’s Brad Ausmus Meltdown Well-Timed For Detroit Tigers
May 17th, 2016 at 12:06 PM
For the better part of a few months, the Detroit Tigers have been going through the motions on the field, leaving everyone unsure of their true motivations. ***VIDEO1*** It's been easy to wonder if anyone cares, or if the team is simply going through the motions trying to collect their paychecks Monday night,...

Puzzling Eighth Inning Decision Shows How Brad Ausmus is a Problem for Detroit Tigers
May 10th, 2016 at 11:20 AM
It's a good thing the Detroit Tigers haven't switched over to the National League. ***VIDEO1*** If that was the case, they might have a much worse record than the lousy 14-17 mark they already have clouding their 2016 season, as it's obvious that style of baseball and managing simply doesn't suit Brad...

Average Detroit Tigers Going Through Their Early Season Motions Once Again
May 7th, 2016 at 12:05 PM
The Detroit Tigers made plenty of changes this offseason to try and ensure they would have a better start and finish to 2016. ***VIDEO1*** Owner Mike Ilitch made a bold move in the middle of the 2015 season, sweeping out Dave Dombrowski and adding Al Avila. The decree? What Dombrowski had delivered...