Found May 25, 2013 on The Sports Blitz:
PLAYERS: Miguel Cabrera
TEAMS: Detroit Tigers
What we once thought was unbreakable is starting to seem like it could happen twice in only two years. After 45 games Miguel Cabrera has picked up where he left off. In 184 at bats Miguel Cabrera leads the American League in Batting Average (.391), Runs Batted In (55) and is one Home Run shy of tying Chris Davis for first in the league.... Read more

Detroit Tigers: resizing the AL Central

45 games into the season the Detroit Tigers are in the middle of a tighter than expected AL Central race. Detroit enters play on Friday trailing the upstart Cleveland Indians by a half game. Kansas City is five games behind the Tribe with the White Sox only a ½ game behind them. The Minnesota Twins, as expected, are bringing up the rear at 18-26 and eight games back. If only Justin...

GIF shows off Cabrera's incredible plate coverage

­Coming off the first batting Triple Crown in 35 years, Miguel Cabrera ­is making a bid to  be the first hitter to do so in consecutive seasons.  He currently leads the American League in batting average (.391), RBI (55) and is one home run off the pace at 14.  In a recent piece here at FanGraphs, Jeff Sullivan commented on Cabrera’s impressive all fields hitting and ability...

Detroit Tigers talk: Miguel Cabrera and Justin Verlander

Joe White talks Detroit Tigers with Jack Ebling on the Drive with Jack on The Game 730 AM. The topics discussed are Miguel Cabrera’s prodigious season and what’s wrong with Justin Verlander.   To receive an email each time a new Tigers article is published, fill out the Email Notification Form [Follow me on Twitter @isportsJoe]

Pitch to Cabrera at your own risk

DETROIT What we are witnessing this week is the best hitter in baseball putting on a show unlike anything hes ever displayed even in winning the Triple Crown last season. Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera did it again Thursday night, launching a majestic, two-run homer in the first inning. That made it four consecutive games with a homer, matching his personal best streak...

Miguel Cabrera gets help from Indians outfielder on home run

In the top of the eighth inning between the Detroit Tigers and the Cleveland Indians, Miguel Cabrera continued his hot streak with a little bit of help.  Cabrera hit a ball deep to the warning track, but it was going to come up short of being a home run until Indians outfielder Michael Bourn misplayed the catch.  Bourn mistimed the jump and the ball hit the outside of his glove...

Miguel Cabrera Continues Assault on Major League Pitching

Miguel Cabrera homered for the fourth consecutive game and finished with three RBI and the Detroit Tigers rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6.Cabrera is now  batting, .391/.467/701 with 14 home runs and 55 RBI, but it was an intentional walk in the eighth inning that set up the comeback win for the Tigers.After the walk Prince Fielder singled off Jared Burton and the Tigers...

Awesome Miguel Cabrera GIF shows he can hit home runs on any pitch

Miguel Cabrera is the best hitter in baseball. You already knew that. He has no weakness in his swing, he doesn’t slump, and he can hit almost any kind of pitch. And he can hit those pitches with power. You may remember last month when an awesome Yu Darvish GIF made its way onto the Internet. The GIF showed Darvish throwing six pitches and where those pitches traveled in the strike...

Game 2013.46: Twins at Tigers

Detroit Tigers: 26-19, 2nd Place (.5 behind Cleveland) At this particular moment in time the best hitter in baseball walks the earth in a Tiger uniform with a big number 24 on the back. Once again, for the 6th time in the past 4 games, Miguel Cabrera cleared the fence and led the Tigers to a 4th consecutive victory, a come from behind 7-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins.  The impressive...

The Bourn Conundrum: Cabrera Gets HR With Help

((HT: FS Detroit/MLB)) The first thing that comes to the HQ's mind is this... But Miguel Cabrera hit a blast in Cleveland last night and it turned into a home run... With some help... Your browser does not support iframes. What is it about Cleveland and fly balls turning into home runs, anyway...???

Miguel Cabrera Has Better Plate Coverage Than Most

Case in point would be this incredible .GIF from the folks at FanGraphs.  Boom! [H/T Bleacher Report] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Indians Michael Bourn helps Tigers Cabrera with home run

Last night Miguel Cabrera got an assist from Cleveland Indians center fielder Michael Bourn. Cabrera really doesn’t need the help, but he will gladly take it when it comes to hitting a home run. After last year’s Triple Crown season Cabrera is off to an even better start this year. It is amazing to see the numbers he is putting up. Cabrera hit a hard driven ball into center field...

Is Chris Davis As Good As Miguel Cabrera?

Miguel Cabrera  of the Detroit Tigers is getting tons of attention for his incredible start to the 2013 baseball season, but there is another hitter who isn’t getting the recognition he deserves–Baltimore...The post Is Chris Davis As Good As Miguel Cabrera? appeared first on Bohemian Baseball.

Detroit Tigers | Tigers Rally For 7-6 Victory Over Twins

Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers Comerica Park -- Detroit, MI Minnesota Twins 6 Detroit Tigers 7FINAL W: Benoit L: Burton S: Valverde DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Tigers won their 3rd game in a row in come back fashion as they defeated the Minnesota Twins 7-6 tonight at Comerica Park. Miguel Cabrera continued his phenomenal...

Player of the Fortnight

With no games until this evening, it's as good a time as any to honor the most locked-in players in Baseball.About 20 years ago, a scout told me the best way to quickly see which players are on top of their game is to look at past 14-days stats, and our Fortnight Awards stubbornly celebrate the debatable, old-school mentality.I tend to believe that streakiness is a result of...
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