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KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 16:   Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after striking out Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals to end the game April 16, 2012 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Detroit won 3-2. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Dan Dickerson Recaps The Tigers 3-2 Win Over The Royals

In one of the great examples of clutch pitching you will ever see, Justin Verlander struck out Alex Gordon with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth to close out a thrilling 3-2 win for the Tigers over the Kansas City Royals.

97.1 The Ticket–04/17/2012

Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers rubs the dirt during the game against the Kansas City Royals on July 7, 2011. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Three Reasons The Tigers Were Right About Inge

They kept Inge because he hit left-handers well late last season and during the postseason.

97.1 The Ticket–04/17/2012

Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers.  (File photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

The Curious Case Of Brandon Inge

People were texting me a combination of disdain and disbelief. Social media has not exploded like this since the Tigers signed Prince Fielder.

97.1 The Ticket–04/17/2012

Brandon Inge -2011. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Activate Inge, Recall Wilk

The Detroit Tigers have activated infielder Brandon Inge from the 15-day disabled list Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–04/14/2012

KANSAS CITY, MO - AUGUST 06: Center fielder Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers reaches over the wall as he robs Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals of a home run in the first inning at Kauffman Stadium on August 6, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

The Biggest Issues That Will Make Or Break The Tigers Once The Season Opens

With “Inge”sanity ruling discussion during spring training, the real issues about the Tigers once the season begin have been pushed to the background.

97.1 The Ticket–04/04/2012

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 26: Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates scoring against the Minnesota Twins in the third inning on August 26, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Platooning Inge At 2nd Doesn’t Make Sense

While it is understood Brandon Inge’s only real chance for success as a major league hitter at this point is vs. left handed pitching, platooning him at second base with another right-handed hitter, Ryan Raburn, does not make sense.

97.1 The Ticket–04/04/2012

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 13: Justin Verlander #35 and Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers watch as a ball stays fair on a hit by Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers in Game Five of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 13, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

The Brandon Inge Unhinged Binge

I suppose it’s time to accept that the Brandon Inge Unhinged Binge will never end — at least not in our lifetimes.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2012

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 12: Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers signals prior to Game Four of the American League Championship Series against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park on October 12, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

This Is Inge-Sane!

So Jim Leyland has announced that after Brandon Inge is eligible to come off the disabled list he will platoon with Ryan Raburn at second base meaning he will be on the Tigers 25 man roster.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2012

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 25:  Manager Jim Leyland of the Detroit Tigers stands along the third base line after play a 2 - 0 victory against the Tampa Bay Rays August 25, 2011 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Leyland Plans To Play Inge At 2nd

Today with the news that Brandon Inge will start the season on the 15-day DL the writer down in Lakeland talked to Jim Leyland about the situation.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2012

Brandon Inge #15 of the Detroit Tigers.  (File photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Tigers Place Inge On 15-Day DL

The Detroit Tigers have placed infielder Brandon Inge on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left groin.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2012

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