ICYMI: MCB Digest–Detroit Tigers Week That Was

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Dec 18, 2014; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Santa Claus on the field before the game against the Tennessee Titans and Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Finally, after several years of disappointment in the playoffs from the Tigers, who can finally help put them over the top. Maybe…Santa Claus?! Blair Tatrault sends a letter to Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick that is sure to resonate with every fan of the Olde English D.

Detroit Tiger Fan’s Letter to Santa Claus

"Dear Santa Claus, Thank you for delivering the American League Central Division crown I requested last year. This year, though, I’d like to ask for the full set of crowns (AL Central, ALDS, ALCS, and World Series). I apologize for not making that clear in last year’s letter, Santa, but that’s really what I wanted. Another thing I asked for last year was a “left-handed banger” for the Detroit Tigers’ left field position. Well, Santa, once again you proved you are the one and only Harry Houdini of the North Pole, as you not only deliver toys, but you somehow find time to moonlight as a magician. How you did it, I don’t know, but you pulled a rabbit out of your hat when you delivered a true banger to the Detroit Tigers last season, in the form of J.D. Martinez. I realize you got the “handedness” thing wrong (he’s actually a “right-handed banger”, Santa), but not a single Tiger fan is complaining down here in Michigan. READ MORE"

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