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Kurt Mensching

  • joined Mar 31, 2008
  • last login Jul 28, 2014
  • posts 2855
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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
haha thanks
Commented on Great moments in Ryan Raburn fielding history on Jul 28 2014, 5:57p
oh man I forgot that one
Commented on Great moments in Ryan Raburn fielding history on Jul 28 2014, 5:04p
Great moments in Ryan Raburn fielding history
Posted on Jul 28 2014, 4:01p
Need a Snickers?
Commented on Monday Morning Manager: Bullpen help arrives, the bats peter out and home needs to be sweet this week on Jul 28 2014, 12:07p - 1 reply
35 45 68 84
Commented on Sean and Kurt talk Joakim Soria, the trade deadline, and what to do with the OF on Jul 25 2014, 4:50p - 1 reply
I do appreciate Verlander's sock game
Commented on Torii Hunter says he dresses better than Justin Verlander on Jul 25 2014, 3:38p
well, shit.
Commented on Game 100 Preview: Tigers at Angels on Jul 25 2014, 12:46p - 1 reply
hey they talked the Rangers into another trade!
Commented on MLB trade rumors: Tigers should bring in Mike Dunn to complement bullpen on Jul 25 2014, 12:27p - 1 reply
my bad
Commented on MLB trade rumors: Mets 'trying hard' to move starter Bartolo Colon on Jul 25 2014, 12:20p
Sean and Kurt talk Joakim Soria, the trade deadline, and what to do with the OF
Posted on Jul 25 2014, 10:00a
for Torii Hunter
Voted on Jul 25 2014, 9:37a
that guy with the dog is right
Commented on Internet reaction to Joakim Soria trade a mixed bag on Jul 24 2014, 2:09p - 2 replies
however, be prepared to be felt up at Tampa
Commented on Tigers continue long-term relationship with Lakeland, agree to 20-year Joker Marchant Stadium lease on Jul 23 2014, 7:46p
I have little to add, except
Commented on Tigers continue long-term relationship with Lakeland, agree to 20-year Joker Marchant Stadium lease on Jul 22 2014, 5:08p - 1 reply
Tour de France 2014 results and standings, Stage 16: Michael Rogers wins the day, but Vicenzo Nibali leads overall
Posted on Jul 22 2014, 4:44p
I'd just be happy with a lead at this point
Commented on Game 95 Preview: Indians at Tigers on Jul 20 2014, 10:03a - 1 reply
Best wishes
Commented on Beer of the Series 2.31 - Cleveland Indians on Jul 20 2014, 9:38a - 1 reply
we're also the site that told you the tigers wouldn't sign prince fielder
Commented on MLB trade rumors: Braves 'desperate' to trade B.J. Upton on Jul 20 2014, 8:43a
Read that prediction again
Commented on Game 93 Preview: Indians at Tigers on Jul 19 2014, 4:19p
for They'll hold steady. 93 to 95 wins.
Voted on Jul 19 2014, 1:27a
Chris Kluwe lights up Vikings on Twitter
Posted on Jul 18 2014, 9:12p
CC Sabathia reportedly will undergo knee surgery
Posted on Jul 18 2014, 5:46p
for Slow news day, huh?
Voted on Jul 18 2014, 12:53p
push Hanrahan to the 60-day DL
Commented on Game 92 Preview: Indians at Tigers on Jul 18 2014, 10:09a - 1 reply
Jimmer Fredette signing 1-year deal with Pelicans, per report
Posted on Jul 18 2014, 12:34a
are you two going to the Angels series together?
Commented on Tigers where they want to be, but still need help on Jul 17 2014, 6:20p - 2 replies
Nick Faldo may be a wizard
Commented on Rory rolls, Tiger and Phil curse, and Henrik Stenson freaks out: Thursday best and worst at The Open on Jul 17 2014, 6:19p
yeah holy crap
Commented on Andy Dirks recalled from rehab assignment, remains on DL on Jul 17 2014, 9:42a
Andy Dirks recalled from rehab assignment, remains on DL
Posted on Jul 16 2014, 8:59p
you're welcome
Commented on American League 5, National League 3: Miguel Cabrera homers, Max Scherzer picks up the win in 2014 All-Star Game on Jul 16 2014, 6:07p
J.D. Martinez, the Tigers' steal of the offseason
Posted on Jul 16 2014, 10:00a
Miguel Cabrera and his cute boy at the Home Run Derby
Posted on Jul 14 2014, 11:27p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 11:02p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:52p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:41p
also you guys can hang out here
Commented on Home Run Derby Open Thread on Jul 14 2014, 9:37p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:34p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:16p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:15p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:14p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:12p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:08p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 9:06p
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Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game Home Run Derby live chat on Jul 14 2014, 8:51p
it's possible he is working on fixing certain things
Commented on Midseason review: Toledo Mud Hens on Jul 14 2014, 9:35a - 1 reply
I grant him immunity under the "star" part of the description
Commented on The All-WAR All Star team on Jul 9 2014, 7:56p - 1 reply
Tigers trade rumors: Joakim Soria, Jason Frasor eyed
Posted on Jul 8 2014, 8:00a
"enjoyable but very safe"
Commented on Book review: 'If These Walls Could Talk' on Jul 7 2014, 4:24p
The best BYB stories from the July 4 weekend
Posted on Jul 7 2014, 11:04a
I'm surprised at the number of 1B/OF selections
Commented on 2014 MLB All-Star Game: Ian Kinsler, Anibal Sanchez snubbed from AL roster on Jul 7 2014, 10:50a
Here is an X-ray of Neymar's back
Posted on Jul 4 2014, 10:38p
The Padres had July 4th's best 7th-inning stretch
Posted on Jul 4 2014, 9:44p
MLBPA investigating ACES, CAA for alleged PED ties
Posted on Jul 3 2014, 6:32p
awesome job, Louis
Commented on Love the Tour de France, the world's greatest display of country and will on Jul 3 2014, 5:15p
for Relief pitching
Voted on Jul 3 2014, 10:35a
we appreciate anyone named for tacos here
Commented on Tigers 9, A's 3: Torii Hunter, Austin Jackson break out, lead Detroit to three-game sweep of A's on Jul 2 2014, 10:04p
for Torii Hunter
Voted on Jul 2 2014, 10:03p
this thread makes me sad.
Commented on Earl Weaver's strategy: New tips from an old skipper on Jul 2 2014, 9:51p - 2 replies
I think gaudy ERA has surpassed W-L record these days
Commented on Rick Porcello shows continued improvement during scoreless streak on Jul 2 2014, 9:35p - 1 reply
anibal sanchez is still the more deserving one
Commented on Rick Porcello shows continued improvement during scoreless streak on Jul 2 2014, 1:35p - 2 replies
Tigers trade rumors: Joaquin Benoit available, target of Detroit
Posted on Jul 2 2014, 1:13p
i've never had it once
Commented on 7 weird events from Monday night's game on Jul 1 2014, 3:24p
C-mo seems uncomfortable doing ... anything
Commented on 7 weird events from Monday night's game on Jul 1 2014, 1:00p - 1 reply
for Rajai Davis
Voted on Jul 1 2014, 12:50a
Rajai Davis' walk-off grand slam reminiscent of Alan Trammell's in 1988
Posted on Jul 1 2014, 12:32a
Jake Arrieta loses no-hitter vs. Red Sox
Posted on Jun 30 2014, 9:33p
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