Michael Dault, Author at Through The Fence Baseball

Michael Dault

Michael is a writer who has covered a variety of subjects. He's worked in television, film, radio and newspapers. A once-major league prospect, Michael has since focused his time and energy into writing and his film production company TipToe Pictures.

Billy Hamilton steals second.
By Michael Dault On Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Base running will evolve with Billy Hamilton’s call up

  Billy Hamilton is off and running with with two stolen bases in his first two attempts. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images) There he was Tuesday night. He’s no more than six feet tall, wearing number six. A More...

Miguel Cabrera sitting on the ground in pain.
By Michael Dault On Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Miguel Cabrera needs to rest; give him a break

  Miguel Cabrera deserves a breather. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images) For the fourth time in five games, Miguel Cabrera was scratched from the lineup card Wednesday night, due to his abdomen and recent groin More...

Chris Davis swings and connects.
By Michael Dault On Friday, July 26th, 2013

Chris Davis chasing Roger Maris’ HR record?

  Will Chris Davis stay hot enough to flirt with Roger Maris’ 61 home runs mark? Ryan Braun’s fall from grace leads a list of alleged PED users who could potentially, and hopefully, be the final chapter More...

Two images of Miguel Cabrera -- early career and current.
By Michael Dault On Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Miguel Cabrera has grown into MLB’s best

  It wasn’t long ago that Miguel Cabrera, a skinny, baby-faced rookie from Venezuela, made his debut with the Florida Marlins in 2003. The kid had a knack. He had a fluid, speedy swing that seemed to find More...

Jonathan Crawford throws a pitch for the University of Florida.
By Michael Dault On Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Detroit Tigers hope pitching picks pay off

  Jonathan Crawford, the Detroit Tigers number-one draft pick, has all the tools to succeed at the major-league level. When the 20th pick in the first round rolled around on June, there was no doubt the Detroit More...

Detroit Tigers Justin Verlander throws a pitch.
By Michael Dault On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Detroit Tigers starting rotation is dominating the AL

Justin Verlander leads the most dominant rotation in the majors. (Bob Levey/Getty Images) Miguel Cabrera is picking up where he left off last season, hitting .367 while in the midst of a 12-game hitting streak. More...

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