Dugout Digest – welcome to Tigers Day

Today, we're going to wrap up the AL Central by looking at the three-time defending division champion Detroit Tigers. The Tigers dumped stars Doug Fister and Prince FIelder this winter, but added Ian Kinsler and Joe Nathan – will that overhaul catapult them to a fourth straight divisional crown?

Yesterday was Indians Day on TOC, and here's your recap.
Season preview
Two biggest weaknesses
Three key questions
Four horsemen

And here's your schedule of televised games with pitching matchups for Friday, assuming most of the Grapefruit League doesn't get wiped out by rain again.
-Marlins vs Cardinals (1:05 PM, Alvarez vs Wainwright)
-Phillies vs Orioles (1:05 PM, Burnett vs Jimenez)
-Rays vs Blue Jays (1:05 PM, Cobb vs Buehrle)
-Cardinals vs Mets (1:10 PM, Martinez vs Matsuzaka)
-Cubs vs Angels (3:05 PM, McDonald vs Santiago)
-Padres vs Brewers (3:05 PM, Ross vs Garza)
-Rangers vs Dodgers (3:05 PM, Perez vs Lee)

Welcome to Tigers Day, and enjoy Spring Training, everyone.

About Joe Lucia

I hate your favorite team. I also sort of hate most of my favorite teams.