a) Mike Stone

stoney3 a) Mike StoneStoney has been a fixture in Detroit radio for parts of the last four decades. Before joining 97.1 The Ticket as co-host of The Morning Show,he was the co-host of the popular Stoney and Wojo show on WDFN from 1994-2009. He began his radio career producing and co-hosting the Sunday Sports Albom on WLLZ and WJR from 1988-1994. He has been a part of WXYZ TV’s Sunday Sports Update since 1997.

The native of suburban Philadelphia moved to Detroit in 1986 to produce the sports for WDIV the NBC affiliate,where he won a local Emmy Award for producing “The Best of Bernies Bloopers”.

A 1980 graduate of The American University, Stoney remained in the nations capital from 1980-85 to produce the sports for WRC the NBC affiliate and later co-produced the national George Michael Sports Machine before leaving for Michigan.

Stoney and his wife Cyndi have twin 10 year old girls Jessica and Marissa who put up with his obsession for Bruce Springsteen. He has seen over 100 of his concerts and is currently seeking professional help to cure this problem.

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WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 28:  Max Scherzer #31 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning against the Miami Marlins at Nationals Park on August 28, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Tonight Max Scherzer and the Nationals conclude their game season with the Cardinals in St.Louis.

97.1 The Ticket–09/02/2015

JACKSONVILLE, FL - AUGUST 28:  Golden Tate #15 of the Detroit Lions avoids a tackle by Davon House #31 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the first quarter of a preseason game at EverBank Field on August 28, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

It was close, but the Lions and Jaguars did manage to score just 39 points Friday evening,thus the under 41 total was the right play.

97.1 The Ticket–08/31/2015

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 20:  Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with his catcher Rene Rivera #44 after his one-hit complete game shutout as the Rays defeated the Houston Astros 1-0 at Minute Maid Park on August 20, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

The Cardinals scored four in the top of the first and cruised to an easy 9-1 win over the Diamondbacks last night, which made it two in a row for the Play Of The Day.

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

MILWAUKEE, WI - AUGUST 08: Jamie Garcia #54 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches during the fourth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on August 08, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Jamie Garcia

Stoney’s Pick Of The Day

Picking the over in the Tigers-Reds game was money in the bank yesterday, although when Buck Farmer had not allowed a hit into the fifth I started to worry.

97.1 The Ticket–08/25/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 13:  Pitcher Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks out from the dugout before the game with the Cincinnati Reds at Dodger Stadium on August 13, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Today we go to Oakland where the the Athletics are hosting Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers.

97.1 The Ticket–08/18/2015

SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 11:  Starter Chris Tillman #30 of the Baltimore Orioles pitches against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning at Safeco Field on August 11, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Let’s see if we can start this week the way the last week ended.

97.1 The Ticket–08/17/2015

(Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

The last time I lost two in a row, I opted into the world of Canadian Football to get me right.

97.1 The Ticket–08/12/2015

ANAHEIM, CA - JULY 25:  Starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo #49 of the Texas Rangers sits on the bench before taking the mound in the first inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 25, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Man was I rusty after a week off.

97.1 The Ticket–08/11/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 09: Jim Johnson #54 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is pulled from the game in the 7th inning by manager Don Mattingly #8 against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on August 9, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Pick Of The Day

I am back after a week vacation and ready to dip back into the rough waters of the Play of the Day.

97.1 The Ticket–08/10/2015

CALGARY, AB - NOVEMBER 1: Robert Marve #16 of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers passes off the ball to teammate Paris Cotton #34 during a CFL game against the Calgary Stampeders at McMahon Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Who would have figured that the Arizona Diamondbacks would not bow to the throne of King Felix Hernandez yesterday.

97.1 The Ticket–07/30/2015