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Morning Prowl: Joel Zumaya, Austin Jackson, Josh Collmenter

West Michigan native Josh Collmenter made his MLB debut for the Diamondbacks over the weekend.
West Michigan native Josh Collmenter made his MLB debut for the Diamondbacks over the weekend.

Tom Gage's Blog: Martinez? Uh-oh!
It sounds like the Tigers will be making a move to bring up a catcher today due to Victor Martinez's groin injury. By the way, FS Detroit analyst Rod Allen said it's V-Mart's "right groin" if you're keeping track.

Out of Left Field: Not good news on Zumaya; Tigers move him to 60-day DL
Don't look for Zumaya in a superman cape any time soon, Matthew B. Mowery writes.

No nerve damage for Zumaya, but still no diagnosis " Beck's Blog
Jason Beck with clarification on Zumaya, which is to say no one knows much of anything yet.

DetNews: Tigers' hitting woes won't improve with current roster
And Henning thinks Detroit will need to make some roster moves to improve its roster.

DetNews: Trio of Tigers lefties raring to go in the majors
Lynn Henning writes about some minor leaguers, including Andy Oliver.

We’ve Seen This Before From Austin Jackson | Motor City Bengals
Zac Snyder points out that this isn't the first cold spell from Austin Jackson, and he managed to bounce back from it fine.

Playing Baseball in the Snow is Pure Michigan | Motor City Bengals

Tiger Tales: A Detroit Tigers Blog: Raburn Playing Second Base Tonight
If nothing else, Leyland was creative last night Lee says.

Pride of Homer, Mich., earns first MLB win in style | | The Detroit News
Josh Collmenter -- from West Michigan and a produce of CMU -- made his major league debut Sunday for the D-Backs, Tony Paul writes. Congrats to him for that! Always cool for a small-town person to live the dream.

Tigers Amateur Analysis: Hola!
Our commenter SabreRoseTiger moved her blog to the Aerys Sports Network, so drop by and say "hola" to her.

For people on Twitter, check out Tigers pitching prospect Zach Simons and Fox Sports Detroit's Ryan Field, two new tweeters.

Baseball Prospectus | Prospectus Q&A: YOU Make the Call! Part V
David Laurila spoke with an MLB umpire about a number of rules. He finishes the series today with fan interference.

Morneau is latest Twins player to miss time |
Not really much to worry about for Minnesota. He's just got flu-like symptoms and hasn't hit real well anyway so far this year.

Jackson, White Sox stumble from the get-go
The White Sox got shut out and lost a fifth consecutive game.

Jake Peavy pulled from rehab start with discomfort | HardballTalk
Bad news for the Sox continued Monday, as Peavy threw just 15 pitches before being pulled from his Double-A start

Inbox: Can Asdrubal Cabrera maintain his torrid pace? |'s Indians writer Jordan Bastian answers some questions about Cleveland's fast start.