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Which Tigers players will make the All-Star team?

Which Tigers players will make the All-Star team?

Matthew Boyd and Shane Greene are both deserving All-Stars, but will both make the team? The 2019 MLB All-Star Game is now less than three weeks away. While voting updates have been rather depressing as former Detroit Tigers catcher James McCann inches toward a starting spot, Tigers fans have been paying close attention to statistical leaderboards. Both Matthew Boyd and Shane Greene have received various amount of local and national hype this year, and in our biased opinion, both should be All-Stars. That’s not always how All-Star week works, though. The Tigers, currently sitting at a...
Bless You Boys Jun 19, 2019
BYB Podcast, Ep. 50: Will robot umps tweet angry tweets?

BYB Podcast, Ep. 50: Will robot umps tweet angry tweets?

The staff of Bless You Boys looks at the week in Tigers news. We jokingly wanted to call this episode “The Locus of the Suck” but the vague Phillip K. Dick reference was too tempting. In this installment, we consider whether manager Ron Gardenhire is doing a good job or not, and further, whether one can even make an accurate assessment when the talent level on the field is this woeful. Still, the possibility, and maybe even the necessity of a Matt Boyd trade, has to be the pill that is hardest to swallow right now. Gardy is generally billed as a good teacher of the game, but the 2019...
Bless You Boys Jun 19, 2019
Franklin Perez made a solid rehab start for the Flying Tigers

Franklin Perez made a solid rehab start for the Flying Tigers

Scores, news, and notes from around the Detroit Tigers’ farm system for Tuesday, June 19, 2019. Toledo Mud Hens 2, Lehigh Valley IronPigs 1 (box) Tim Adleman did a nice job avoiding damage on Tuesday, and the Hens’ bullpen was strong in closing out the IronPigs. Adleman struck out seven and walked four. He got into a tough two-out jam in the fourth and walked in a run, but was otherwise in good control of the game. The Hens got the run back when Willi Castro was hit by a pitch to leadoff the bottom of the inning, and after he stole second and third, Jacob Robson singled him home to tie...
Motor City Bengals Jun 18, 2019

Detroit Tigers: Shane Greene does it again, helps Tigers defeat Pirates

The Detroit Tigers earned their first win in nearly a week on Tuesday night, defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4 in a nail biter. Tuesday night was somewhat of a rollercoaster of a win for the Detroit Tigers. Coming back from an early deficit, then losing the lead, then gaining it back helped the Tigers capture […] Detroit Tigers: Shane Greene does it again, helps Tigers defeat Pirates - Motor City Bengals - Motor City Bengals - A Detroit Tigers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Detroit Free Press Jun 18, 2019
Detroit Tigers slip by sloppy Pirates, 5-4, snap 4-game losing streak

Detroit Tigers slip by sloppy Pirates, 5-4, snap 4-game losing streak

The Detroit Tigers edged the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night at PNC Park.