Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 21 Sep 2014 13:57:48 EDTSun, 21 Sep 2014 13:57:48 EDT to blame if Tigers miss playoffs lead their division by 2 1/2 games gong into today's action, but if the Detroit Tigers don't make the playoffs - and we'll know by the end of the week, if not sooner - look at the team's bullpen as the major reason why.Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTMediocrity not so bad in a Barcalounger I say so myself, eight is a rather nice number. As far as single digits go, it's only exceeded by its friend nin.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTNew WHS district alignment not bad a long time - more years than I can remember - Westwood High School has been placed in a Class C district tournament grouping with Gwinn, Ishpeming and Negaunee for boys and girls basketball.Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTArmchair QB taking Texans - In Steve Brownlee's Armchair Quarterback column in Thursday's Sports, one game selection was missed from the list of this week's games. Brownlee is taking Houston to defeat Oakland in a game that will take place at 4 p.m. Sunday.Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT50-50 not making anybody's playoffs Tails. Tails. Heads. I hope I don't wear out my 50-cent piece. Or better yet, red, black, red, black, black at the roulette wheel.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT