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TigsTown MLN: Javelinas Claim Title

Weinhardt got the win in the title game

For five young Tigers prospects and one Tigers instructor, Saturday afternoon's game on the MLB Network was the last piece of an amazing experience that culminated in a championship ring. The Peoria Javelinas defeated the Phoenix Desert Dogs in dramatic fashion to take home the 2009 Arizona Fall League title.

Coming on in the fourth inning of Saturday's matchup, Scot Drucker gave up two runs on two solo shots, yielding the Javs' lead for the time being. "They took a little advantage of me, but that's going to happen. If you're going to give up home runs, it's best to make them solo shots," said Drucker in an interview on Sunday. Left-hander Andrew Oliver came on after Drucker and dominated over...

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