Is baseball really so different from every other sport?
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IdealSeat tracks best foul ball spots for fans
attractions. They want to become a TripAdvisor for the baseball fan. ''This is still evolving,'' said Carben ..... a detailed notebook of every pitch delivered to Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera and World Series MVP Mike Lowell a few seasons ago
Triple Play: Wil Myers, LA vs. NY and Triple Crown Battle
of the AL Triple Crown race in Detroit ..... big sluggers Miguel Cabrera Chris Davis ..... the reigning Triple Crown winner Chris ..... break that Triple Crown so far this ..... league in home runs but Cabrera ..... Cabrera in batting average and RBIs itboth of these teams meanwhile speaking of big series and big sluggers Miguel Cabrera Chris Davis Cabrera the reigning Triple Crown winner Chris Davis the only guy that's been able to break that Triple Crown so far this year. Davis season in the league in home runs but Cabrera tied for second. Davis of course trailing Cabrera in batting average and RBIs it should be hitting show at Comerica Park all week long and again it's really surprising that we have anything resembling a quote unquote Triple Crown race -- only two candidates. This late in the season should be a show the American league for many weeks probably months
Triple Play: Handing out hardware
national baseball writer John ..... Detroit's Miguel Cabrera has a chance ..... leading in Triple Crown categories ..... country look Miguel Cabrera I think he ..... on the for Triple Crown in the major leagues since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967 so ..... argument. Than Triple Crown itself Miguel Cabrera the Tigers-- never stop improving. I'm only to be joined by our national baseball writer John -- rusty. -- let's talk about some awards and honors in both leagues on Detroit's Miguel Cabrera has a chance to make history as he began the week leading in Triple Crown categories. If he complete a hat trick if you lock for the AL MVP as well. I'm not so -- jail this this MVP campaign has the has really I think. Gone far above be on the presidential campaign in terms of the most significant discussion going on here in in our country look Miguel Cabrera I think he's my pick the MVP -- look at his total value of the team the fact you move positions. He allowed prince -- there to get that role of first base by moving to third he's actually been better defensively over there. And he's on the precipice of the first -- eligible on the for Triple Crown in the major leagues since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967 so this is history he also. Apart from even if he finishes it off -- the second guy since -- has to even lead and and all three categories in the month of September so we are already witnessing history. The total effect the as on the offense that club especially if it elevates them to the post season. I think that Jill is even a more powerful argument. Than Triple Crown itself -- Miguel Cabrera -- the Tigers in the post season I think he will win the MVP because of that narrative because of him pushing the team. In the playoffs if they fall short in there with a Triple Crown . I think he's in danger of not winning the award because of the Saber metric argument from Mike Trout -- in the
Yaz says Ortiz is second-best Red Sox hitter ever, not him
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Triple Play: Miguel Cabrera , Giants, and Rays
foxsports.com. Miguel Cabrera reminded ..... hit three home runs against the ..... leads in batting average . And RBI ..... reigning Triple Crown winner in ..... defending Triple Crown winners ..... again that Miguel Cabrera fits in this ..... rotation ERA behind teams ..... starting pitching . They have ..... starting pitching the Tampaconfidence. This jump over us with this week's triple play on foxsports.com. Miguel Cabrera reminded us again Sunday night that he is the best hitter. In the major leagues Cabrera hit three home runs against the Texas Rangers to put him with it one home run. Of the American League lead entering the week. He already leads in batting average . And RBI. Which sounds sort of familiar for the reigning Triple Crown winner in the American League and of course the first Major League triple probably. Winner since 1967. -- Cabrera really do it again. Odds are probably against him but I will tell you this I checked -- our friends at stats LLC. And they told me the only defending Triple Crown winners. Sweat any point lead their league in all three categories again they're next season were a few -- you probably know. Ted Williams. Mickey Mantle and Frank Robinson. That tells you again that Miguel Cabrera fits in this discussion with some of the all time greats and right now remains. On a Cooperstown track. Shifting -- the nationally. We know that San Francisco Giants have won two of the last three World Series and they've done so with an outstanding starting rotation. But right now the Giants are having something of an identity crisis. They rank in the bottom ten teams in the major leagues right now in rotation ERA behind teams like the New York Mets. And the Colorado Rockies. Neither of whom is necessarily known. For an excellent rotation in recent years the Giants have big time worries remember they trends that whether -- stud prospect. To the -- to the Mets for Carlos Beltran a couple of years ago. They do not have that next got to come up and help them out they are very good at the top levels different system and starting pitching . They have little choice right now but to hope that Matt Cain and -- global -- find it and frankly that Tim Lincecum reverts to his past Cy Young form. Because at this point in time. You have to think the Giants are slipping in that division and may in fact is that division the Arizona Diamondbacks this season. Finally speaking of starting pitching the Tampa Bay Rays have been able to weather the storm so far without their race. David Price who is now on
Ivan Rodriguez fondly remembers Tigers days
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Tigers lean on experienced trainer Kevin Rand
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Would Commissioner Werner really be a "Padres-esque disaster?"
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Kinsler listens to 'Superstition' before doing damage
Kinsler steps into the batter 's box, and good ..... league with higher wins above replacement ..... where All-Stars Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez ..... 205 hits in his Triple Crown season of 2012 ..... have the classic baseball swing. His swing