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Kurt Mensching

  • joined Mar 31, 2008
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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
that's pretty close to my number actually
Commented on MLB News: A walk-off WHAT?! on Apr 16 2014, 12:52p
We'll just stick to reporting scores until June if that's what's best for you
Commented on Alex Avila: Tigers catcher of the future? on Apr 15 2014, 11:47a - 2 replies
truth
Commented on BYB introduces Fielder's Choice! on Apr 15 2014, 9:47a
BYB introduces Fielder's Choice!
Posted on Apr 15 2014, 8:00a
you mean a lot to us
Commented on Nick Castellanos is as good as gold on Apr 15 2014, 12:36a - 1 reply
yeah it's crazy
Commented on Nick Castellanos is as good as gold on Apr 14 2014, 10:59p - 1 reply
BLAKE GRIFFIN JR TO THE LEFT!
Commented on Fan absolutely cannot pass up a chance to get photo of Hollis Thompson on Apr 14 2014, 10:30p
Worried about Cabrera?
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: Worrying about Miguel Cabrera & why you should trust in Dave Dombrowski on Apr 14 2014, 2:08p - 1 reply
I wrote a column titled
Commented on Off Day Discussion - Phil Coke on Apr 14 2014, 9:46a
bottom line? Wins matter
Commented on Grantland: Trust in Dombrowski on Apr 12 2014, 12:33p - 1 reply
Well done, Jameson
Commented on Lacey's impact on Apr 12 2014, 9:59a
for If I have to, Rajai Davis
Voted on Apr 12 2014, 1:49a
wait am I the only one with overflow powers tonight?
Commented on Game 8: Tigers at Padres, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 11 2014, 11:16p - 5 replies
if I put the cursor in the subject box on my laptop
Commented on Game 8: Tigers at Padres, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 11 2014, 10:34p - 1 reply
yes please
Commented on Game 8: Tigers at Padres, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 11 2014, 10:04p
I slept 7.5 hours last night
Commented on Game 8: Tigers at Padres, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 11 2014, 9:56p - 3 replies
for DAMN IT, ASTROS, PART 8
Voted on Apr 11 2014, 8:00p
you don't know how long it took me to figure out who :) is
Commented on Texts from DD - Volume IV on Apr 11 2014, 2:34p - 1 reply
The next move:
Commented on Miguel Cabrera projects to be one of the game's all-time greatest on Apr 11 2014, 12:03p - 2 replies
Grantland: Trust in Dombrowski
Posted on Apr 11 2014, 11:58a
San Diego or Marquette, let me see ...
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: The Tigers' bullpen concerns & Avisail Garcia is out for the season on Apr 11 2014, 10:56a
Did you get Counting Crows in your head at all?
Commented on Comerica Park's New Amsterdam 416 Bar on Apr 11 2014, 10:56a - 1 reply
Verlanders celebrate National Sibling Day
Posted on Apr 10 2014, 10:53p
Thanks for reading!
Commented on The lessons of Princess Lacey on Apr 10 2014, 9:39a
The lessons of Princess Lacey
Posted on Apr 10 2014, 12:12a
it hasnt' tagged austin jackson the entire time he's been a tiger
Commented on Game 7: Tigers at Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 9 2014, 9:47p - 3 replies
also the guy who types things made a few typos
Commented on Game 7: Tigers at Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 9 2014, 9:44p - 1 reply
elbow I believe
Commented on Do I trust him more than Phil Coke? on Apr 9 2014, 12:52p - 2 replies
that's OK I forget the Marlins are "Miami"
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: All the reasons Miguel Cabrera is amazing & the man behind Detroit's instant replay on Apr 9 2014, 12:51p
autotagger is covering all its bases!
Commented on Dodgers 3, Tigers 2: Bullpen comes up short in walk-off, extra-inning loss on Apr 9 2014, 11:38a
Wait, you're asking me to think like Nickelback?
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: All the reasons Miguel Cabrera is amazing & the man behind Detroit's instant replay on Apr 9 2014, 10:56a - 1 reply
I am uncomfortably sitting on the couch!
Commented on Game 6: Tigers at Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 8 2014, 10:06p - 1 reply
you cannot
Commented on Game 6: Tigers at Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. on Apr 8 2014, 10:06p - 1 reply
that's OK, Melissa fired Rob!
Commented on BYB welcomes Sean Heyboer! on Apr 8 2014, 6:06p
is this a michigan tech joke
Commented on Notes from around MLB, April 7 on Apr 8 2014, 9:50a - 1 reply
how important is it to win?
Commented on Game 6 Preview: Tigers at Dodgers on Apr 8 2014, 9:21a - 1 reply
what we usually do is a quick recap and an extended one
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: Our love for Ian Kinsler & the growing pains of Nick Castellanos on Apr 8 2014, 9:21a
you should feel like you own it
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: Our love for Ian Kinsler & the growing pains of Nick Castellanos on Apr 8 2014, 12:39a - 1 reply
I for one welcome our Heyboer overlords
Commented on BYB welcomes Sean Heyboer! on Apr 8 2014, 12:38a
No Subject
Commented on Kentucky vs. UConn, 2014 NCAA Tournament championship live chat on Apr 7 2014, 9:14p
No Subject
Commented on Kentucky vs. UConn, 2014 NCAA Tournament championship live chat on Apr 7 2014, 9:11p
No Subject
Commented on Kentucky vs. UConn, 2014 NCAA Tournament championship live chat on Apr 7 2014, 9:06p
yeah, I mean, it's not exposed
Commented on The six layers of baseball enjoyment on Apr 7 2014, 7:40p
Fifth Third Ballpark rebuilt in 30 seconds
Posted on Apr 7 2014, 6:02p
I must be like level 12
Commented on The six layers of baseball enjoyment on Apr 7 2014, 5:52p - 1 reply
I think northern Florida needs a team!
Commented on BYB welcomes Sean Heyboer! on Apr 7 2014, 5:32p
BYB welcomes Sean Heyboer!
Posted on Apr 7 2014, 5:19p
I'll take this question
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: Our love for Ian Kinsler & the growing pains of Nick Castellanos on Apr 7 2014, 12:31p - 2 replies
well it is hard to resist that smile
Commented on Detroit Tigers Links: Our love for Ian Kinsler & the growing pains of Nick Castellanos on Apr 7 2014, 11:21a - 1 reply
this is true
Commented on 10 things you should know about the '84 Tigers on Apr 7 2014, 10:46a - 2 replies
updated lineups
Commented on Game 5: Tigers vs. Orioles, 1:08 p.m. on Apr 6 2014, 12:39p - 2 replies
Game 5: Orioles snap Tigers' win streak
Posted on Apr 6 2014, 12:23p
13 was fun
Commented on Game 4: Tigers vs. Orioles, 1:08 p.m. on Apr 5 2014, 2:08p - 4 replies
so tigers baseball is fun, huh
Commented on Game 4: Tigers vs. Orioles, 1:08 p.m. on Apr 5 2014, 2:05p - 4 replies
the curve last year showed me he can strike guys out
Commented on Game 4: Tigers vs. Orioles, 1:08 p.m. on Apr 5 2014, 1:51p
I would just like to note this is the first season I believe in Porcello
Commented on Game 4: Tigers vs. Orioles, 1:08 p.m. on Apr 5 2014, 1:47p - 1 reply
I think it's too early to really say how he'll manage
Commented on Game 4 Preview: Orioles at Tigers on Apr 5 2014, 11:47a - 1 reply
Tigers 10, Orioles 4: Miguel Cabrera and friends blast Baltimore
Posted on Apr 4 2014, 5:19p
Miguel Cabrera's 2000th hit was a HR
Posted on Apr 4 2014, 4:50p
glorious!
Commented on Game 3 Overflow on Apr 4 2014, 3:02p - 1 reply
Sept. 1 through June 1
Commented on Game 3 Overflow on Apr 4 2014, 2:58p - 1 reply
the "UP summers" answer only lasts so long
Commented on Game 3 Overflow on Apr 4 2014, 2:57p - 2 replies
thank god I work at home
Commented on Game 3 Overflow on Apr 4 2014, 2:55p - 2 replies
i'm not shoveling til they plow
Commented on Game 3 Overflow on Apr 4 2014, 2:51p - 1 reply
you get used to it
Commented on Game 3 Overflow on Apr 4 2014, 2:50p - 1 reply
I like aggressive
Commented on Game 3 Overflow on Apr 4 2014, 2:28p - 1 reply
when you gotta go you gotta go
Commented on Game 3: Tigers vs. Orioles, 1:08 p.m. on Apr 4 2014, 2:02p
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