Post archive for ‘~Interleague’

Joel Zumaya Saves Game vs. Twins

I have to admit that seeing Zumaya try to get this save made me a little nervous. You never want to see runners on first and second, up one run, and Joe Mauer up to bat. Needless to say, it proved to be another nail biter. But he pulled it off recording 5 outs for [...]

Thank You National League – Please Come Again!

I love interleague play. Apparently, the Tigers do too. After going 12-3 against the Dodgers, Giants, Padres and Cardinals Detroit has moved over .500 for the first time all year. More importantly, it seems like they’re starting to find their groove.
I don’t want to jump the gun. After all, only the Cardinals in that group [...]

Dane Sardinha Wins it With a Triple

Dane Sardinha redeemed himself big time after a rally killing double play, by hitting the game winning triple. Huh? Damn right – Dane Sardinha. It was his first major league hit and the triple scored Thames and Renteria to win the game. Way to go, kid.
Kenny Rogers looked so-so at first but got better, and [...]

Tigers Drop The First Game to the Cardinals

For a team that is missing their best player in Albert Pujols, the Cards looked pretty damn good. Maybe perspective was a little skewed after playing the Giants and the Padres, but it looks like Detroit ran into the same team that quietly handed their asses to them in the “06 World Series.
Pujols is eligible [...]