If you didn't catch it, Tom Gage quoted a Jim Leyland gem in his notebook for today's Detroit News.
In the process of picking the brains of his peers, Granderson also gives out a few tips of his own - nothing that would give the opponent an advantage, but might help maintain health and safety. For instance, he told Wells about a "soft spot" in Comerica Park's outfield that he should watch out for.
The Tigers' beat writers then asked Granderson's manager what he thought about opposing players being so chummy and swapping such information. Not a big deal, said Leyland. However: