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2 minutes ago, Can_of_corn said:

Blame Elias for not signing him as a free agent.  Not on Dan anymore.

I’m just amazed Cruz is still playing this well, but I’ll take having Mountcastle over a 40 years old slugger even with the monster numbers. 

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1 minute ago, OsFanSinceThe80s said:

I’m just amazed Cruz is still playing this well, but I’ll take having Mountcastle over a 40 years old slugger even with the monster numbers. 

I don't think anyone with an ounce of skepticism in their body doesn't think he's cheating.
 

I mean, it's still impressive even if he is cheating but if he isn't...why it's unreal.

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Just now, Can_of_corn said:

I don't think anyone with an ounce of skepticism in their body doesn't think he's cheating.

That’s what I assume in MLB and every other major sport. 

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Alex Cobb with a pretty good outing. Don’t let the line fool you, he dominated for the first five innings. Of course, Maddon took him out after a week ground out and Cishek gave up a hit to score the final two charged to Cobb. The splitter was working.

IP 5.2

H 3

ER 3

BB 1

SO 10

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Jonathan Schoop has started 15 games for Detroit this year.   7 of them were at 2nd base.   8 of them, including tonight, are at 1st base, a position he had never played in the majors before this season..

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Dylan Bundy got hit hard yesterday, 5 ER in 5 IP.   In five starts, his ERA is a pedestrian 4.50.   

Kevin Gausman threw 6 shutout innings to lower his ERA to 2.45.   
 

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4 hours ago, bobmc said:

SG's boy, Renato, is available on the cheap!

 

Yeah, the Tigers have started using their DH spot to rotate a bunch of guys through.   Candelerio today.

And Jon Schoop has been their regular first baseman for the past week, oddly enough.

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Tommy Milone could be in line for the W tonight against Boston. He came in after the opener and the Jays are up 4-1 in the 5th.

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Brad Brach was called up by KC Friday when Greg Holland went on the IL.

He didn't appear in Friday's game.

And yesterday he was DFA's by the Royals.

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On 4/21/2021 at 8:54 AM, bobmc said:

SG's boy, Renato, is available on the cheap!

 

Nunez staying with the Tigers....

Tigers sent 1B Renato Nunez outright to their alternate training site.

Nunez cleared waivers after being designated for assignment by the Tigers last week. He'll try to stay ready for another opportunity.

Apr 26, 2021, 1:24 PM ET
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