Brayan Villarreal's family is OK after an attempted kidnapping, Lynn Henning still loves Don Kelly, and Rogo still hates Don Kelly. These stories and more in today's Morning Prowl.
Everyone Loves Donnie...Except Me, It Seems
This is what I get for not joining everyone in hating Lynn Henning.
We’ll never forget the scary kidnapping ordeal Wilson Ramos went through in his native Venezuela towards the end of 2011.
It is dark when Victor Martinez arrives at Joker Marchant Stadium every morning. And quiet -- not too many major leaguers enter the clubhouse at 6 a.m. this time of the year.
Leyland: V-Mart will return Wednesday, time off was planned
Beck's Blog, Jason Beck
Jim Leyland provided a little bit more clarity to the Victor Martinez situation, saying he’ll rejoin the Tigers lineup on Wednesday after the team’s off-day on Tuesday.
A Blast from the Past: When Channel 4 Gave Us 52 Tigers Games … and We Liked It
The Daily Fungo, Mike McClary
Looking through my old Tigers yearbooks today I found this artifact from the How Times Have Changed Museum. Here’s a look at the 1980 Tigers TV schedule – all 52 games of it.
Much of the talk from Tigers fans this spring centers around the battle for the fifth starting spot between right hander Rick Porcello and lefty Drew Smyly.
Being Phil Cokeovich
Disclaimer: This post requires a departure from character. If you cannot tolerate this sort of thing please read no further.
Could Jose Valverde Return?
Motor City Bengals, Grant Stoye
Two different news sources (CBSsports and Rotoworld) piqued my curiosity today when mentioning the Tigers' closing situation and the words "Safety Net."