Justin Verlander may have a future career in golf, Brennan Boesch's new swing could mean higher production, and Jason Giambi is set to sign with the Cleveland Indians. These stories and more in today's Morning Prowl.
Tigers manager Jim Leyland arrives in Lakeland
Detroit Free Press
You know it's almost Spring when you get excited about a video of Jim Leyland arriving in Lakeland. Baseball fans are easily amused.
Verlander gets 13th at Pebble Beach Pro-Am
Beck's Blog, Jason Beck
Justin Verlander will report to Spring Training with pretty good bragging rights about his golf game, having done more than holding his own in the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
Al Alburquerque is the Detroit Tigers' Best Backup Plan at Closer
Motor City Bengals, Matt Snyder
Al Alburquerque's career numbers suggest that he'd be a good option as a closer.
Ranking baseball's top five infields
SweetSpot Blog, Bill Baer
Having ranked the top five outfields and starting rotations in baseball, we now move onto infields.
The five kinds of players teams shouldn't lock up until they have to
Baseball Nation, Grant Brisbee
Extensions are always risky, but these five kinds of players make proactive extensions even riskier.