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Talkin’ Tigers Week in Review: Considering Circumstance, 7-2 Road Trip is Cause for Celebration
June 30th, 2014 at 10:31 AM
Over a week ago, the Detroit Tigers won their final game of a disastrous home stand, beating the Kansas City Royals 2-1, and in the process, hoping to bottle some positive momentum for the rough road ahead. ***VIDEO1*** As it turned out, the clutch afternoon victory did just that. Detroit swept both Cleveland...

Talkin’ Tigers Week in Review: Detroit’s Cleveland Sweep Driven in Part by Possesed J.D. Martinez
June 23rd, 2014 at 10:46 AM
It's hard to say exactly what has come over J.D. Martinez lately, but whatever it is, it's been good. The Detroit Tigers' outfielder was the reason the team won two games this week, and his efforts in the middle of Detroit's order helped drive a revenge sweep of the Cleveland...

Talkin’ Tigers Week in Review: Comeback Wins What Detroit Tigers Need to Collect Momentum
June 16th, 2014 at 10:43 AM
Sunday, the Detroit Tigers finished off another up and down week with a ninth inning victory over the Minnesota Twins. ***PHOTO1*** It was a style of win that's been few and far between this season. Outside of the first two games of the year (both walk off wins against Kansas City) and...

Talkin’ Tigers Week in Review: Sometimes, There’s Simply No Shame in Being Beaten by the Best
June 9th, 2014 at 10:59 AM
Welcome to Talkin' Tigers, a weekly piece recapping the most important talking point from the week before about the Detroit Tigers while taking a look ahead. ***PHOTO1*** After 17 years in baseball, David Ortiz is giving Roy Hobbs a run for the most iconic home runs in American history. Seemingly every time he steps...

Talkin’ Tigers Week in Review: Newest Slump Being Driven by Detroit Tigers’ Lack of Offense
June 2nd, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Welcome to Talkin' Tigers, a weekly piece recapping the most important talking point from the week before about the Detroit Tigers while taking a look ahead. While inconsistent pitching was a part of the Detroit Tigers' undoing last week, a lack of clutch hitting seemed to be the biggest woe this time around. ***PHOTO1*** Considering...

Talkin’ Tigers Week in Review: One String of Bad Detroit Tigers’ Starts No Cause for Concern Yet
May 26th, 2014 at 10:43 AM
Welcome to Talkin' Tigers, a weekly piece recapping the most important talking point from the week before about the Detroit Tigers while taking a look ahead. ***PHOTO1***   It was a rough week for the Detroit Tigers, who, after sweeping the Boston Red Sox proceeded to lose six of their next seven games, most of...

Talkin’ Tigers Week in Review: in 2014, Detroit Tigers Look Better than Boston Red Sox, Even on Road
May 19th, 2014 at 10:44 AM
For the first time since 1993, the Detroit Tigers swept the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Start to finish, the sweep was dominating with regards to pitching, defense and hitting. ***PHOTO1*** Recently, the Red Sox have been the better team than than the Tigers, particularly when playing at home. At Fenway...

Talkin’ Detroit Tigers Week in Review: Praising Nick Castellanos’ Rapid Early Development
May 5th, 2014 at 10:02 AM
Welcome to Talkin' Tigers, a weekly piece recapping the most important talking point from the week before about the Detroit Tigers while taking a look ahead. When the 2014 season began well over a month ago, the Detroit Tigers had plenty of question marks. The back end of the rotation, the...