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Duane Below emerged last season to give the Tigers some quality innings from the rotation and out of the bullpen. Heading into camp, the southpaw is confident he can fill the rotation's fifth slot.
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The Detroit Tigers signed Prince Fielder in order to fill the gap left by an injured Victor Martinez, and the team is getting a lot more than it bargained for in some ways.
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On this episode of Call to the Bullpen, Corey and I are back from vacation with our best episode yet:
We talk about:
the Prince Fielder and Edwin Jackson signings
Argue over whether the Patriots and Giants will combine for more points Sunday than the Astros will win games in 2012.
We share our feelings about the unnecessary amount of coverage of Josh Hamilton’s “relapse”...
Sports celebrity and former Detroit Tigers pitcher Mike Henneman is the honorary chair of the 2012 Wertz Warriors ride. He will join the Wertz Warriors for the 31st annual, 7-day, 900-mile fundraising snowmobile endurance ride, departing from fom Zuccaro's in Chesterfield Township on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2011.
Manny Ramirez apparently isn't the only aging slugger the A's have their eye on. According to MLB.com's Peter Gammons, the A's are evaluating Magglio Ordonez for a possible spring training tryout.