Three Players Due for Second-Half Turnarounds

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By Andrew Miller – Last Word on Baseball Three Players Due for Second-Half Turnarounds Manny Machado Machado is certainly an interesting case. His peripherals are strikingly similar to his previous seasons; however, Machado is having by far the worst statistical season of his young career. Machado has established himself as a top-tier player in MLB […] READ MORE


Top 5 American League First Basemen

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By Graham Anderson – Last Word On Baseball The first base position has traditionally been where most MLB franchises turn to for the pop in their lineup. These American League first basemen certainly fit that bill, and will be key weapons for their respective teams in 2017. Top 5 American League First Basemen 1. Miguel Cabrera – Detriot […] READ MORE






Justin Upton Lands in Detroit

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Justin Upton finally has a new home and that is with the Detroit Tigers. Late Monday night, the 28 year-old outfielder agreed to a six year deal with the Tigers, reportedly worth $132.75 million. The deal was reported by MLB Insiders Jon Heyman and Ken Rosenthal and is pending physical. The market for marquee impact bats has […] READ MORE



Detroit Tigers Post-Dombrowski Era

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Once upon a time, not that long ago, the Tigers were one of the worst teams in baseball. In 2003, they set the American League record for losses, at 119. In 2002, owner Mike Ilitch hired Dave Dombrowski as general manager. Dombrowski immediately set out to trying to build a contender, highlighted by his numerous […] READ MORE