Originally posted on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 7/28/12
I really like the trade the Tigers pulled off on my birthday. It was a great 21st birthday gift that’s for sure. In fact, I love the trade. They got a second baseman, Omar Infante, who can hit (hopefully no more Ryan Raburn, sorry but not sorry Ryan). Anyways, let’s not for get about Anibal Sanchez. He has real potential to be a front end of a rotation guy and has not pitched that bad this season. I’m excited to see his first start. However, the key factor in the rest of the season for the Tigers will not be the trade made. (Even though it helps a lot). The rotation will be the most important aspect of the team for the remainder of the year. Verlander and the rest of the crew will have to keep pitching the way they have been for the Tigers to keep winning. And according to Mlive.com and general manager Dave Dombrowski, the rotation is all set. “We’re set,” Dombrowski said on a teleconference call. “We have five guys in our rotation that we feel comfortable going forward with.” Even...
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