Originally Posted by houghtam
Next year they have Victor Martinez coming back. My brother and I were talking about the prospectus for 2013, and it looks pretty good as well. I don't know where contracts stand or anything like that, but middle relief and relief in general needs some attention. Offense looks about as solid as you can get; I think their only weakness may be the corners of the OF on both offense and defense, but V-Mart probably gets moved to DH, which puts Dirks, Young and Boesch in more of a position to play every day. Time will tell if Berry is ready over the long term, though it's hard to pass off his contribution this season so far as a fluke.
This article talks about a lot of that stuff:
Several Tigers, including Jim Leyland, could be near end of Detroit career