As much as Bilbo Bagginsí eleventy first birthday was celebrated in the Fellowship of the Ring, the Tigers 111th loss wasnít. The Detroit Tigers dropped their third straight, and now sit 10 losses away from the record set by the 1962 Mets.
Gary Knotts got beat up early, and couldnít even last through the third inning.
Looks like the Tigers are interested in Pat Hentgen. Although hardly a top notch free agent, I think having a veteran starter in the rotation would be a good long term bonus, and hopefully Hentgen can get some of his form back.
Iím finding it hard to keep up with early in the week. Between my baseball league finishing up, my football league starting up, and still having softball on Mondays, it makes getting to a column tough. So Iím going to keep this one short