Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Thursday, November 22, 2012

In Play!: Denny McLain on the Detroit Tigers

And to think…there are those that say it is not the “real” Denny McLain on Facebook because of some childish (Stuckism rulz!) entries.

TIGERS

The Tigers got a super early Christmas present. Torii Hunter. How in God’s name can he hurt you? The thing is it the first five guys in our line-up: Jackson, Hunter, Cabrera, Fielder, Martinez.

I do have doubt about Martinez cause after sitting on one’s arse for 18 months it is so tough to come back and play well, but who knows, it is all about being able to capture your concentration: if he is healthy and can make some defense once in awhile, the Tigers if the pitching stands up can win the division by 20.

I personally would love to see other teams in our division play better and make it a race, this past season we, the Tigers, made it a race because of our incredible inconsistency.

Repoz Posted: November 22, 2012 at 08:41 AM | 6 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: tigers

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Rough Carrigan Posted: November 22, 2012 at 11:35 AM (#4308001)
Good that is says "the Tigers" after "we" otherwise I might have thought he was refering to "obese jerks" as a group or "fat crooks" as a group.
   2. I Am Not a Number Posted: November 22, 2012 at 01:26 PM (#4308050)
if he is healthy and can make some defense once in awhile

Who is he, Borat? Make some defense?
   3. Bruce Chen's Huge Panamanian Robot Posted: November 22, 2012 at 04:16 PM (#4308120)
It reads like it was written by a 9-year-old.
   4. RMc's desperate, often sordid world Posted: November 22, 2012 at 06:56 PM (#4308159)
if he is healthy and can make some defense once in awhile

Who is he, Borat? Make some defense?


In my outfield, there is problem!
   5. RMc's desperate, often sordid world Posted: November 22, 2012 at 08:19 PM (#4308166)
Torii Hunter. How in God’s name can he hurt you?

I LOL'd.
   6. Wahoo Sam Posted: November 23, 2012 at 11:08 PM (#4308540)
McLain submitted the exact same article to a blog I edit. Yes, his stuff reads like it was written by a 9-year old, but you should read it BEFORE someone edits it. Yikes.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Traderdave
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOT: The Soccer Thread August, 2014
(802 - 3:26am, Aug 30)
Last: Swedish Chef

NewsblogRockies' Troy Tulowitzki bent on playing shortstop: "I will retire before I move"
(17 - 3:14am, Aug 30)
Last: Bhaakon

NewsblogRobothal: Tension growing between Astros' manager, GM
(40 - 3:11am, Aug 30)
Last: Infinite Joost (Voxter)

NewsblogWhat's Wrong With Baseball?
(16 - 3:06am, Aug 30)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 8-29-2014
(44 - 3:03am, Aug 30)
Last: Infinite Joost (Voxter)

NewsblogDavid Justice Says Put Barry Bonds in Baseball Hall of Fame Despite Steroid Use Late In Career
(156 - 2:28am, Aug 30)
Last: Jimmy

NewsblogJesus Montero gets heckled by Mariners cross checker during rehab stint
(49 - 2:24am, Aug 30)
Last: vortex of dissipation

NewsblogIndians Sign Russell Branyan
(13 - 2:13am, Aug 30)
Last: Lindor Truffles

NewsblogWatch a Japanese baseball player try to hit a 186 mph fastball (Video)
(20 - 1:31am, Aug 30)
Last: Born1951

NewsblogAdam Jones says he was joking about 'airport' comment at social media event
(15 - 11:47pm, Aug 29)
Last: McCoy

NewsblogJonny Venters Tears UCL, Facing Third Tommy John Surgery
(18 - 10:29pm, Aug 29)
Last: BDC

NewsblogFG (Zimmerman): Alex Gordon, UZR, and Bad Left Field Defense
(43 - 10:22pm, Aug 29)
Last: BDC

NewsblogPosnanski: Alex Gordon and the M-V-P chants
(61 - 9:51pm, Aug 29)
Last: SOLockwood

NewsblogAngels beat Athletics, Oakland protests game after obstruction call
(30 - 9:18pm, Aug 29)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogOT: Politics, August 2014: DNC criticizes Christie’s economic record with baseball video
(6226 - 9:10pm, Aug 29)
Last: Jolly Old St. Nick Is A Jolly Old St. Crip

Page rendered in 0.1826 seconds
54 querie(s) executed