Gammons: 'Don't expect' Martinez back / (Via Freep)
He said he expects the Tigers will be the only team who'll give Martinez the four or five years he wants.
Tiger Tales: Victor Martinez Makes Sense for Tigers
Of all the free agent possibilities to upgrade the Tigers' lineup, this is the one Lee thinks is most likely.
Detroit Tigers’ Plan Is Coming Into Focus | Motor City Bengals | A Detroit Tigers blog
Zac Snyder tries to peer through the fog at the Tigers' offseason plans
Fielding Bible Award winners announced
A panel of 10 experts voted the best fielders. Of interest: Austin Jackson was the fourth-best centerfielder. Brandon Inge cracked the top 10 (barely) for third basemen. And hey, Alex Avila received votes for catchers. Not too bad.
MLB.com: Tigers adjusting ticket prices for 2011
Payroll (in all likelihood) goes down, ticket prices go up! Time to pay for the bad contracts given out the past few seasons, folks.
Motor City Bengals: Miguel Cabrera’s Career Trajectory
Matt Snyder took a look at Cabrera's WAR through the years as compared to some other top batters.
Tigers' Armando Galarraga honored at D.C. 'Sanity' rally
Fake rally, real reasonableness.
Hardball Talk: Top 111 Free Agents: Nos. 111-91
It doesn't take long to find some former Tigers on the list of the worst free agents available. Gerald Laird ranked 108 of 111, while Jeremy Bonderman was slightly ahead of him at 102.
Fangraphs.com Is Good Drafting Enough? World Series Edition
Matt Klaassen asks whether a team can do enough internally to get to and win the World Series. Answer? Even a team with as many franchise-developed players as the Giants required "significant contributions from other players to make it into the playoffs."
BP Unfiltered: Five Minutes with Larry Parrish
A look back to an earlier interview David Laurila did with former Mudhens manager Larry Parrish.