Phil Coke's Story About Striking Out Miguel Cabrera Is Hilarious
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Oct 26, 2012
He also tells a great story, as he recently did on MLB Network's "Intentional Talk," about his conversation with Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera regarding the time Coke struck him out in 2009. If it means we'll be seeing more interviews like this, we hope that Phil Coke stays the Tigers' closer for a long time. Phil Coke jumped squarely into the postseason spotlight when he took over as the Tigers' closer during the ALCS. When telling the story, Coke resorts to affecting a Latino accent that borders on Tony Montana from "Scarface." Love baseball? Enjoying the postseason? Follow @AnswerDave, @bigleaguestew, @KevinKaduk on Twitter, along with the BLS Facebook page!