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Kurt Mensching

  • joined Mar 31, 2008
  • last login Sep 02, 2014
  • posts 2886
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Kurt has blogged about the Tigers since 2006 in one form or another and has managed Bless You Boys since 2010. He also writes a weekly column on the team for the Detroit News and serves as head copy editor and a evening editor for SBNation.com

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Detroit Tigers
  • NCAAF Michigan St. Spartans
  • NCAAB Michigan St. Spartans
  • NFL Green Bay Packers
  • NBA Detroit Pistons
  • Soccer U.S. Men's National Team!
Recent Activity
No, we're not going to show you Justin Verlander's ass
Posted on Aug 31 2014, 9:47p
Steven Moya, James McCann among Tigers' September callups
Posted on Aug 31 2014, 6:44p
2014 U.S. Open bracket update: Caroline Wozniacki upsets Maria Sharapova, David Ferrer loses
Posted on Aug 31 2014, 4:50p
Adam Dunn traded to Athletics for minor league pitcher
Posted on Aug 31 2014, 11:02a
that's what I come up with, too
Commented on Anibal Sanchez and the completely hosed Detroit Tigers on Aug 27 2014, 9:40a - 1 reply
we didn't even hit 90 once this summer
Commented on Game 130: Tigers vs. Yankees, 7:08 p.m. on Aug 26 2014, 8:09p - 1 reply
wore a sweater today
Commented on Game 130: Tigers vs. Yankees, 7:08 p.m. on Aug 26 2014, 8:05p - 2 replies
But Soria's injury is his oblique ...
Commented on Trade mistakes may haunt Tigers, Cardinals on Aug 25 2014, 7:27p
truth :(
Commented on Game 129: Tigers at Twins, 2:10 p.m. on Aug 24 2014, 6:21p
this is crazy
Commented on Game 129: Tigers at Twins, 2:10 p.m. on Aug 24 2014, 6:17p
RUNS
Commented on Game 129: Tigers at Twins, 2:10 p.m. on Aug 24 2014, 5:55p - 1 reply
pretty sure I hate baseball
Commented on Game 127: Tigers at Twins, 1:10 p.m. on Aug 23 2014, 2:03p - 2 replies
20?!
Commented on Twins 20, Tigers 6: Robbie Ray clobbered, bullpen beaten up in grim loss to Twins on Aug 23 2014, 1:09p
Tibetan mastiff!
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:25p
I no longer wish to watch baseball tonight
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:20p
this would be funny if it were funny
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:15p
me too
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:14p
perfect!
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:13p
I like the way you think
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:07p
we should be thankful for the out right?
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:05p - 2 replies
Hi, this is awful
Commented on Game 126 Overflow on Aug 22 2014, 11:03p - 2 replies
I find it hard to believe anyone didn't know what it was
Commented on Confessions of a BYB writer: I was wrong to call the division in May on Aug 22 2014, 4:53p - 1 reply
you guys can return to your own blog now
Commented on Confessions of a BYB writer: I was wrong to call the division in May on Aug 22 2014, 4:47p
then relax on the beach in Clearwater
Commented on Beer of the Series 2.41 - Tampa Bay Rays on Aug 20 2014, 2:04p
This was awesome work by all involved!
Commented on 25 maps that explain college football on Aug 20 2014, 1:36p
Don't crush Mo'ne Davis with your own expectations
Posted on Aug 20 2014, 12:49p
AJax will probably ask for $100M, may get $80M
Commented on Tigers 'still in the mix' for Rusney Castillo on Aug 20 2014, 11:08a - 1 reply
Second City Hockey
Joined on Aug 19 2014, 10:27p
Tigers 'still in the mix' for Rusney Castillo
Posted on Aug 18 2014, 9:21p
Justin Verlander, Kate Upton take the Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted on Aug 18 2014, 8:57p
Rusney Castillo questions answered
Posted on Aug 18 2014, 3:30p
89
Commented on Let's try this again: How many games will the 2014 Tigers win? on Aug 18 2014, 3:08p - 1 reply
for 87 to 89 wins.
Voted on Aug 18 2014, 3:08p
I am disappointed in the Ottawa Citizen
Commented on CFL team wants to wear plaid helmets on Aug 18 2014, 11:31a - 1 reply
thank goodness for an off day
Commented on Mariners 8, Tigers 1: Detroit offense and defense missing in action on Aug 17 2014, 5:44p - 1 reply
3 of 4
Commented on Game 122: Tigers vs. Mariners, 1:08 p.m. on Aug 17 2014, 2:22p - 3 replies
baseball stinks
Commented on Game 122: Tigers vs. Mariners, 1:08 p.m. on Aug 17 2014, 2:21p - 2 replies
want vs. expect
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 16 2014, 10:59a
Look who got the most recs
Commented on Mariners 7, Tigers 2: Rick Porcello tagged with rough outing as offense falls quiet on Aug 16 2014, 9:15a - 1 reply
please do!
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 10:04p - 1 reply
I'm going to give you a rec for my ego
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 10:02p
really easy!
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 10:00p - 1 reply
I assume you mean the one with the watch that my face does not appear in
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 9:59p - 1 reply
need to change my name to A Kurt Mensching
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 9:56p
I think the Mariners just scored on a Little League play
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 9:54p - 2 replies
I really DO need to show up more often
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 9:54p - 2 replies
Porcello, lineup stunk
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 9:53p - 2 replies
I just wanted my name in two gamethreads in a row
Commented on Game 120: Tigers vs. Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 9:49p - 6 replies
i'd rather see the mariners make the playoffs than other AL West teams
Commented on Series Preview: Seattle Mariners on Aug 15 2014, 11:03a - 1 reply
your 'texts' post solves that problem
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 15 2014, 11:02a - 1 reply
he might have called me an ass clown
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 15 2014, 11:02a - 1 reply
kinda both are the points
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 15 2014, 11:00a - 1 reply
PS
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 14 2014, 10:44p - 2 replies
may I just say
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 14 2014, 7:56p - 2 replies
John Axford acquired by Pirates
Posted on Aug 14 2014, 5:07p
all these years later I think Polanco is a Tiger
Commented on Game 119: Tigers vs. Pirates, 1:08 p.m. on Aug 14 2014, 1:55p - 1 reply
or 10 days ago
Commented on Game 119: Tigers vs. Pirates, 1:08 p.m. on Aug 14 2014, 1:42p
yesterday maybe
Commented on Game 119: Tigers vs. Pirates, 1:08 p.m. on Aug 14 2014, 1:41p - 4 replies
Max seems to be having a fun time
Commented on Game 119: Tigers vs. Pirates, 1:08 p.m. on Aug 14 2014, 1:37p - 1 reply
I guess it's a personal call
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 14 2014, 1:29p - 1 reply
it's not just the booing
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 14 2014, 1:07p - 1 reply
3 straight playoff appearances
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 14 2014, 1:04p - 2 replies
I can confirm that Melissa was successful
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 14 2014, 12:11p - 1 reply
it's not just the booing
Commented on Tigers fans spoiled by team's success on Aug 14 2014, 12:03p - 1 reply
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