Will the Tigers Go All-In?

With no baseball for two whole days (terrible, I know), there hasn’t been much to talk about other than trade rumors. Rather than listing off a bunch of far-fetched trade ideas that will never happen, I’m going to look at a team that’s floating in “sink or swim” mode, and try to figure out a way…

Tanking vs. Rebuilding: What’s the Difference?

There seems to be a lot of talk lately about how teams are tanking. The phrase “tanking” is universally used to describe a team that is losing, basically on purpose, to earn high draft picks. When you ask the team’s leadership what’s going on, they’ll likely tell you that they are rebuilding, not tanking. Maybe…