MLB   |   Detroit Tigers  


“What Is a Slider, Anyway?” Featuring Shane Greene

Shane Greene just had a nice start the other day against the Pirates. He didn’t throw a changeup. He didn’t even throw a curve, according to one pitch-type algorithm. It was all fastballs and… well… breaking balls? Greene features a cutter and a slider, but where one begins and the other ends is tough to decide. Let’s take a look at all of his non-fastballs from Wednesday...
Via Fangraphs
April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: 3 reasons Shane Greene should be the fifth starter

Spring Training is almost over and of course they are questions looming for the Detroit Tigers. One of the main concerns for fans is who will be the important fifth starter. Last season, Shane Greene was the fifth starter, but that didn’t work out. Greene suffered injuries and one thing led to another and his season wasn’t what anyone expected out of him. Entering Spring Training...
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Can Shane Greene bounce back in 2016

At the beginning of the 2015 season, right handed starter Shane Greene looked like an absolute steal for the Detroit Tigers. He began the season winning his first 3 games and allowing just 1 earned run during those 3 games. Then the wheels began to come off. Over his next 3 games he gave up a combined 20 earned runs. Greene became so consistently bad that he was demoted to AAA Toledo...
February 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Shane Greene on injury: “I’m a little scared, but there’s no pain”

After leaving Friday’s start after 5 innings and just 74 pitches thrown, it was determined that Tigers starter Shane Greene was suffering from mild ulnar neuritis, which is a condition when a nerve becomes compressed in the elbow. Greene, who held the Cardinals scoreless before departing described having no pain but a tingling sensation in his fingers which prompted manager Brad...
Via The Majors Detroit
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: previewing the Yankees series

The Detroit Tigers won the series once again against their Central Division rival, the Chicago White Sox. Pitchers Shane Greene and David Price were dominant in each of their outings in the 2 victories from this weekend. Coming up this week the Tigers face the New York Yankees in a 4 game series at Comerica Park. C.C. Sabathia is scheduled to start against Detroit on Monday. Game...
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Who’s trending up and trending down after week 2?

The Detroit Tigers played another week of solid baseball to build on their impressive 6-0 start to start the season. They now lead the AL Central by one game over the Kansas City Royals with a 10-2 record entering their weekday series against the New York Yankees. A few more good surprises and a few alarming performances caught my eye and I’m sure the eye of many other Tigers fans...
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Getting to Know Shane Greene

Newest Tigers’ Rotation Member Shane Greene   Detroit Tigers President and General Manager Dave Dombrowski is hoping to save face with Shane Greene who is indirectly the last remaining piece of the Doug Fister trade. Greene, 26, came to the Tigers in a three team deal with the Yankees and Diamondbacks that sent Robbie Ray, the prime haul for Fister off to Arizona. Greene is...
Via The Majors Detroit
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees spin Shane Greene into Didi Gregorius

The New York Yankees turned a nice rookie season from Shane Greene, a 26-year-old pitcher with no previous prospect hype, into Didi Gregorius, a soon to be 25-year-old shortstop with recent prospect hype who possesses above-average fielding skills and some potential upside at the plate. Gregorius was initially traded from Arizona to Detroit for pitcher Robbie Ray.The Yankees will...
Via Yankees Unscripted
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Yankees' Shane Greene makes three ugly errors in loss

Shane Greene did his best Chuck Knoblauch impression on Monday night, and that was bad news for the New York Yankees. Greene ended up making three errors — two of them wild throws — as the Yankees made five errors in an eventual 4-2 loss to the Texas Rangers. Greene’s struggles began and were at their worst in the second inning. That’s where he fumbled a throw while covering...
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Shane Greene adds a few more 'E's to his name (VIDEO)

Shane Greene apparently needs to work on his underarm toss.Greene had a really rough night on the field during the Yankees' 4-2 loss to the Texas Rangers Monday night after contributing three errors to his 5.2 inning outing.As you can see from this clip below, the Yankees rookie pitcher's second 'E' would probably get him benched from your company picnic's Cornhole team:Things would...
Via The Other Paper
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 'Once again, Barry Bonds is the best power hitter in San Francisco' quiz

The NFL distraction playbook

With Team USA's victory the WBC (finally) lived up to its potential

The Aesthetic: The world of player exclusive sneakers

Which Sweet 16 team should you be rooting for?

NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Steph Curry pushes OKC's buttons

Re-ranking the Sweet 16 for the NCAA Tournament

Lingering issues for each 2016 MLB postseason team

Eastern Conference bottom feeders to watch down the stretch

The 'With teammates like this, who needs rivals?' quiz

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker