Category: ‘Coaches’

Grading the 2016 Detroit Tigers: Manager Brad Ausmus
October 13th, 2016 at 7:32 PM
The Detroit Tigers had many shortcomings in 2016, and while Brad Ausmus was far from the biggest problem, he was still a disappointment overall. ***VIDEO1*** In his third season, it was right for fans to expect more from Ausmus, especially as it relates to lineup construction, in-game decision making and bullpen decision-making....

Five Things That Went Wrong for the Detroit Tigers in 2016
October 7th, 2016 at 1:09 PM
Even though the Detroit Tigers stayed in the hunt most of 2016, there were still plenty of low lights which helped the team fall short. ***VIDEO1*** Here's five of the biggest things that went wrong this season which led to plenty of the team's problems. 1. Health wasn't achieved. Again. The Tigers struggled...

Detroit Tigers Officially Bring Back Brad Ausmus for Another Year
October 5th, 2016 at 4:37 PM
The Detroit Tigers didn't wait long to decide the fate of manager Brad Ausmus. ***VIDEO1*** Following a season of challenges in which the Tigers failed to qualify for the playoffs for the second straight season and a few days of rumors, Detroit's plan for 2017 is to stick with Ausmus. The team...

Detroit Tigers Might not Be Able to Afford Keeping Brad Ausmus
October 3rd, 2016 at 2:39 PM
The Detroit Tigers finished out their 2016 season with an ugly thud against the Atlanta Braves. ***VIDEO1*** Detroit lost two of three to put a painful cap on their season, and as a result, didn't get into the postseason. Considering all the things the team battled for the entirety of the season...

Urgency Missing As Detroit Tigers Get Thumped by Minnesota Twins
September 13th, 2016 at 10:53 PM
DETROIT -- From the get-go on Tuesday night, the Detroit Tigers simply didn't have it against the Minnesota Twins. ***VIDEO1*** Things started ominously right off the bat, with the Twins putting up two runs in the first inning. One was a double that hugged the line. A hard hit single brought the...