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Game 12 Open Thread - Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals


Scherzer (0-1, 10.38 ERA) vs. Sanchez (1-0, 8.22 ERA)

Person of Interest

Jim Leyland - Manager of the Tigers

  • Jim was born in 1944 in Perrysburg, Ohio
  • He was signed by the Pirates in 1963.
  • In 7 minor league seasons, he played catcher and hit 0.222. He did have more 3Bs and HRs (4) than SB (2).
  • He started his coach career in 1970 by being a player-manager for a AA team, the Montgomery Rebels.
  • He got his first MLB job coaching for 3B for the White Sox from 1982 to 1985 for Tony LaRussa.
  • He has coach 3 different MLB teams, the Pirates, Marlins and Tigers and won a World Series with the Marlins. Detroit is the only team he has coached to a winning record.
  • He enjoys smoking and has now been relegated to smoking in the dugout tunnel between innings.



Who would you like to see pitch if the Royals need another starter or long reliever (Teaford starts). (AAA Stats are from this year)

This poll is closed

  • 43%
    Adcock, 1.47 ERA, 1.4 K/BB
    (124 votes)
  • 0%
    O'Sullivan, 10.80 ERA, 0.3 K/BB
    (2 votes)
  • 6%
    Mazzaro, 6.75 ERA, 3.2 K/BB
    (19 votes)
  • 16%
    Mongomery, 8.22 ERA, 0.7 K/BB
    (47 votes)
  • 6%
    Smith, 4.97 ERA, 1.9 K/BB
    (18 votes)
  • 26%
    I would rather rip out my eyes with a fork and have my bloody eye sockets filled with salt than have to watch any of those 5 pitch.
    (74 votes)
284 votes total Vote Now