Celebrate one of the season’s early heroes. There have been plenty of great and unexpected stories from the Detroit Tigers early in the season, with many players defying expectation and making the club a heck of a lot of fun to watch.
Wow. That game sure wasn’t stressful at all. I sure am glad we have a lockdown bullpen, just like the good ol’ days. Detroit has completed their bounce-back from a miserable series versus Cleveland by sweeping the Astros in their own ballpark.
This team is not likely to compete this season, they’re more-or-less the unanimous pick to finish last in the AL Central, but it’s arguable that even a month or two of competitive play could prove beneficial to the young roster.
When the Detroit Tigers hired AJ Hinch as their next manager, the team faced its fair share of criticism for bringing in a guy who was coming off a one-year league-wide suspension for his role in the Astros' sign-stealing scandal.