Welcome to Motor City Bengals, the Detroit Tigers news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Motor City Bengals is dedicated to providing top-notch Tigers news, views, and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.
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Roger Castillo has been a Detroit Tigers fan since he could walk. He has been podcasting and writing about the Detroit Tigers and their prospects since 2011 with "Tigers SRD" with Chris Brown for Sports Radio Detroit.com, a site he co-created and the TigersMinorLeagueReport.com. Besides baseball, Roger enjoys science fiction and bands such as The Replacements, Nirvana, and The Police.
Jay is a recent college graduate and a resident of Lansing, MI. His last job was as the Lead Prospect Analyst at Bless You Boys and he spent a summer with Baseball Prospectus Prospect Team as well. In addition to baseball work, he has a job in fiber optics and volunteers teaching the deaf and heard of hearing about the Bible.
I have been a tiger fan since 2003. I have a BBA from Siena Heights University and have been in the mortgage industry since 2016. I’ve lived in southeast Michigan my entire life.
Sebastian became a Tigers fan in 1979. If he could travel through time, he'd watch every game the Tigers ever won.
Dan Hasty is a sports play-by-play broadcaster based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. You can find him on select radio broadcasts for the Detroit Tigers, West Michigan Whitecaps, and University of Detroit Mercy Men's Basketball team.
Brian R. Johnston has been a Chicago Cubs fan since 1994. He is the author of three books: The Art of Being a Baseball Fan, Quiet Faith: A 14-Day Christian Devotional for Introverts, and It's Okay to Fail: A Story for Highly Sensitive Children. Brian is also a contributor to the Herald Palladium newspaper. He lives in St. Joseph, MI, where he works as a librarian, with his wife and two kids.
Jon has Masters of Sport Science degrees in Sports Coaching and Sport Studies emphasizing baseball and sports psychology. He currently works as a personal trainer and fitness center manager.
I'm a student at St. John's University and I love to write about sports. I can't wait to improve my writing through this opportunity and see where it takes me!
She/her. Co-founded Glass Half Fulmer and wrote for Hardball Times, among other places. Cats With Bats can be found on the Glass Half Fulmer twitter account and her shiny, fresh-out-of-the-packaging account mcb_cats.
Marty Tallman is a Oakland University graduate and has been a Tigers fan since Cecil Fielder hit 51 homeruns in 1990. Marty is the Lead Fantasy Baseball Analyst for Motor City Bengals. Outside of baseball, he writes about basketball for the Palace of Pistons blog and loves traveling.
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