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MINNEAPOLIS MN- AUGUST 27:   Ryan Raburn #25 right fielder for the Detroit Tigers bunts against the Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano advancing Wilson Betemit #20 to secondin the seventh inning on August 27, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Craig Lassig/Getty Images)

Tigers Put Raburn On DL, Call Up Worth

The Detroit Tigers have put outfielder Ryan Raburn on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right thumb.

97.1 The Ticket–08/06/2012

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JULY 1:  Infielder Ryan Raburn of the Detroit Tigers takes a throw as outfielder Desmond Jennings #8 of the Tampa Bay Rays steals second base in the first inning July 1, 2012  at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  Jennings later scored. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Eric Thomas: My Case For A Free Agent Infielder

A consensus is emerging among those paid to talk about the Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–07/18/2012

MINNEAPOLIS MN- AUGUST 27:  Ryan Raburn #25 of the Detroit Tigers slides and scores on a Austin Jackson single to center against the Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano in the fifth inning on August 27, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Detroit wins 6-4. (Photo by Craig Lassig/Getty Images)

Tigers Ship Slumping Raburn To Minors

They may be struggling, but they’re not standing still.

97.1 The Ticket–05/30/2012

MINNEAPOLIS MN- AUGUST 27:  Ryan Raburn #25 of the Detroit Tigers slides and scores on a Austin Jackson single to center against the Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano in the fifth inning on August 27, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Detroit wins 6-4. (Photo by Craig Lassig/Getty Images)

Leyland Says Raburn Leash Is Short

Ryan Raburn has gotten every opportunity to prove if he belongs in the Tigers everyday lineup and obviously he has failed. Monday, Jim Leyland batted him second, which baffled most baseball fans.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2012

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 15: Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers bats against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on May 15, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Tigers defeated the White Sox 10-8. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Dan Dickerson Recaps The Tigers Win Over The White Sox

In what Manager Jim Leyland called “of the best wins of his career”, the Tigers rallied from a 6-0 deficit – and then had to hang on to beat the Chicago White Sox, 10-8.

97.1 The Ticket–05/16/2012

MINNEAPOLIS MN- AUGUST 27:  Ryan Raburn #25 of the Detroit Tigers slides and scores on a Austin Jackson single to center against the Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano in the fifth inning on August 27, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Detroit wins 6-4. (Photo by Craig Lassig/Getty Images)

Leyland Has Managed To Get Raburn Going Again

As a manager, it seems Jim Leyland is a pretty good psychologist.

97.1 The Ticket–05/16/2012

MINNEAPOLIS MN- AUGUST 27:   Ryan Raburn #25 right fielder for the Detroit Tigers bunts against the Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano advancing Wilson Betemit #20 to secondin the seventh inning on August 27, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Craig Lassig/Getty Images)

Ryan Raburn Is Filling Brandon Inge’s Shoes, Unfortunately

Ryan Raburn is the Tigers’ new Brandon Inge.

97.1 The Ticket–05/10/2012

MINNEAPOLIS MN- AUGUST 27:  Ryan Raburn #25 of the Detroit Tigers slides and scores on a Austin Jackson single to center against the Minnesota Twins pitcher Carl Pavano in the fifth inning on August 27, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Detroit wins 6-4. (Photo by Craig Lassig/Getty Images)

Tigers Beat Toledo 8-3 In Exhibition

Ryan Raburn’s two-run triple highlighted a five-run third inning, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Toledo Mud Hens 8-3 in an exhibition game Wednesday.

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

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 24:  Infielder Ramon Santiago #39 of the Detroit Tigers bunts against the Tampa Bay Rays during the game at Tropicana Field on August 24, 2011 in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Who Should Start At 2nd For The Tigers?

The debate has been going crazy for the last month with the news that Brandon Inge would be competing for the starting 2nd baseman job.

97.1 The Ticket–03/28/2012

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