Tag Archives: Nate Robertson

Breaking Down the Robertson Trade

In December 2006, I approached Nate
Robertson at a local sports store. This wasn’t an autograph
signing session, he was holiday shopping. During our brief
conversation, he was completely courteous, and I was the one
who terminated the conversation, wishing… Continue reading

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Detroit’s Opening Day Lineup

On Saturday, Tom Gage of the Detroit News posted the Detroit Tigers opening day lineup.  I won’t rehash what  was said in the article, but I have placed a link to the original article at the end of this post…. Continue reading

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Countdown to Opening Day

The warm temperatures of the past two weeks
did little to prepare me for the 23 degree rude awakening I
received this morning. However, it did remind me that (when
it comes to the weather) March is a fickle
month…. Continue reading

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Pitchers Get the Message

The rain fell hard all day in Lakeland,
Florida — exactly five inches of it. With no immediate end
in sight, Friday afternoon’s slate of spring games was
canceled. Workouts moved indoors, and manager Jim Leyland
used the opportunity to… Continue reading

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The Magic Number Shrinks

The past several weeks have caused many a
die-hard Tigers fan to question what had appeared imminent
just a few weeks ago – could the Tigers win the pennant? By
the time they had finished playing Tampa Bay,
Detroit… Continue reading

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The Tigers Win A Series On The Road

June 8, 2009 seems like a hundred years ago,
and there have been 70 baseball games played since. The
Detroit Tigers played five games against the Chicago White
Sox that particular week. The Tigers took three of the five
games… Continue reading

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The Tigers, Minnesota and Chicago

There isn’t another way to phrase it. THIS
is a make it, or break it weekend, for the Detroit Tigers. A
series against the Minnesota Twins looms larges in the not
too distant future, and along with it, the
possibility… Continue reading

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