Whole lot flying around at Tigers camp

With Prince Fielder joining Miguel Cabrera, Detroit's lineup now a pitcher's nightmare

Originally Published: March 4, 2012
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

LAKELAND, Fla. -- The manager sat at his desk on a windswept Sunday morning in March, a blank lineup card in front of him.

In the 3-hole, Jim Leyland then wrote the name: "CABRERA."

And in the 4-hole: "FIELDER."

The manager has scribbled out a lot of lineup cards in his day -- more than 3,000 of them, if you're counting at home. But even he had to admit it was fun scribbling out this one, with those two names hitting back-to-back.

"Yeah, it's kinda nice to stare ...

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