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2014 Spring: Catching Up with Lance Parrish

Lance Parrish is no stranger to the Detroit Tigers organization, but when it comes to managing a minor league team in the org, he's a newcomer as he'll be taking over leading the Double-A Erie SeaWolves. TigsTown caught up with Parrish to discuss his likely team, along with some key pieces of information on Dixon Machado, Francisco Martinez, and Melvin Mercedes.

Having just wrapped up a minor league game on the back fields that was a pitcher's duel, Parrish didn't have much to say about the offensive output in particular, but his comments about the position players did bring to a light a concept around aggressiveness, especially on the basepaths. It's no secret that the Tigers have added speed to the big league roster, and it appears that's going to be a...